AAA urges drivers not to drive distracted

Release: AAA: DRIVING DISTRACTED IS A DANGEROUS CHOICE April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month ATLANTA, GA., (April 5, 2021) — AAA urges all drivers to pay attention and stay focus on the road during National Distracted…

DDS encourages use of online services for teens

Release: Georgia Driver Services (DDS) Offers Online/Mobile App Licensing Services for Teen Drivers OCTOBER 09, 2020 Georgia Department of Driver Services (DDS) says “Happy Birthday” to teen drivers on their 18th birthday!  Drivers celebrating this…

DDS Suspends All Road Tests

VALDOSTA, Ga.— The Valdosta DDS office at 371 Gil Harbin Industrial Blvd. has suspended all driving tests and will not be making appointments until further notice. Statewide, the Georgia Department of Driver Services is suspending…

Family Charged With Armed Robberies Of Delivery Drivers

Allison Ericson, Valdosta Today News Director: VALDOSTA -- On Dec. 17, Brandon Spargo, 22, Malinda Spargo, 19, and Austin Spargo, 20, were arrested for two armed robberies against delivery drivers. The Valdosta Police Department Investigations…

Governor Deal Appoints Three to Boards

ATLANTA, GA - On Friday, March 14, Governor Nathan Deal appointed three candidates to state boards. Ben Bentkowski, State Board of Registration for Professional Geologists Bentkowski has been a practicing geologist for 34 years, serving…

State Begins Helping Motorist Retrieve Cars in Atlanta

ATLANTA, GA - Residents in Atlanta can now begin retrieving their cars that they left on highways around Atlanta. Several state agencies are offering assistance in retrieving vehicles left stranded in Atlanta Tuesday night. “We’ve…

Driver Services Remind Ga. Drivers to Renew Licenses

ATLANTA, GA - The Georgia Department of Driver Services is reminding motorist to check their licenses and see if they expire this year. Drivers should plan ahead and avoid waiting until the last minute. Motorists…