VFD: Learn the Sounds of Fire Safety

Release: The Valdosta Fire Department is teaming up with the National Fire Protection Association® (NFPA®)—the official sponsor of Fire Prevention Weekfor more than 90 years—to promote this year’s Fire Prevention Week campaign, “Learn the Sounds…

VFD to host annual 9/11 Memorial 5K (VIDEO)

VALDOSTA, Ga.— The Valdosta Fire Department extends an invitation to the public to participate in their annual 9/11 Memorial 5K. This event recognizes first responders who were killed or impacted as the first to respond…

Valdosta Battle of the Badges happening July 28

Release: As a reminder our Fire and Police Departments are hosting a blood-drive through the Red Cross. The Battle of the Badges Blood-Drive is next Wednesday, July 28. It will be held between 10 am…

Madison County fire declared an act of Arson

Release: Danielsville Fire Ruled Arson Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner John F. King announced recently that a Madison County fire has been ruled an act of Arson. The owner reported the fire to authorities on…

Evans County man arrested for 1st degree arson

Release: Man Arrested in Connection with Evans Fire Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner John F. King announced recently that John Kelly Dickerson, 39, was arrested for Arson in the 1st Degree. The arrest stemmed from…

GA youth arrested for three counts of arson

Release: Youth Arrested for Three Counts of Arson ATLANTA – Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner John F. King announced recently that an 11-year-old male is in custody after being suspected of committing three acts of arson.…