Georgia Gas Prices Fall Again, Down To $3.40

Valdosta, GA- Oil and gas prices fell again as more pessimistic news about the economy was released last week. Fuel prices decreased further after the Commerce Department reported retail sales dropped in March and a report showed consumer…

Large Meat Recall Affects Products Sold In FL,…

A Louisiana-based meat packing company has expanded a recall of meat products because of possible bacterial contamination. While no illnesses have yet been reported, the Manda Packing Company is recalling 468,000 pounds of roast beef, ham, turkey…

U.S. Poet Laureate Philip Levine to Speak April…

[caption id="attachment_1899" align="alignleft" width="300"] Philip Levinephoto by David Skankbone[/caption]  As part of National Poetry Month, Valdosta State University’s Department of English is sponsoring the contemporary writers series. Pulitzer Prize winner and 2011-2012 U.S. Poet Laureate,…

LCSO: Adel Bank Robber Nabbed On I-75

Valdosta, GA- A man who police say robbed the Heritage Bank in Adel on Thursday morning was caught on I-75 by Lowndes County Sheriff's Deputies. Donald Mims was pulled over near mile marker 11 shortly before…

GA Tax Collections Up 1 Percent In March

Atlanta, GA- Gov. Nathan Deal today announced that Georgia’s net tax collections for March totaled $1.17 billion for an increase of nearly $12.7 million, or 1.1 percent, compared to March 2012. With three quarters completed, net…