VSU receives highway safety grant

VALDOSTA — Valdosta State University announces the receipt of a $4,810 grant to participate in the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety’s Georgia Young Adult Program.  The Georgia Young Adult Program partners with schools throughout the…

AAA survey shows men being more aggressive drivers

Release: Survey Says: Men Are More Aggressive Behind the Wheel AAA urges motorists to keep their cool as research shows differences between men and women regarding aggressive driving behavior ATLANTA, GA. (December 3, 2020) Data gathered…

MCCD issues several violations during CMV inspection

Release: MCCD Officers Conduct Port Check and Distracted Driving Detail SEPTEMBER 30, 2020 (Savannah, GA) -  On September 22-24, the Motor Carrier Compliance Division (MCCD) officers with the Georgia Department of Public Safety conducted a…

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…

Can Your Rx, OTC Meds Land You a…

Courtesy of NHTSA It is a well-known fact that driving under the influence of alcohol is illegal, but not everyone realizes the dangers of driving after taking drugs — including prescription and over-the-counter medications. Many…

Thomas, Grady, Lowndes & Lanier Counties: Striping and…

GDOT Press Release: A Georgia Department of Transportation contractor is scheduled to refurbish striping and/or replace raised pavement markers (RPMs) next week in southwest Georgia. This maintenance work helps keep drivers safe because striping and…