VFD brings Azalea Drive fire under control

Release: Valdosta Fire Department Responds to Structure Fire on Azalea Drive On Sunday, December 27, the Valdosta Fire Department responded to the report of a structure fire at 1714 Azalea Drive. The call came in…

VFD holds annual Shop with a Firefighter event

Release: VFD holds Annual Shop with a Firefighter Event On Tuesday, December 15, the Valdosta Fire Department held their annual Shop with a Firefighter event at the Walmart Supercenter on Norman Drive. The purpose of…

Valdosta’s “Shop with a Cop” programs return

Release: Valdosta’s Public Safety Personnel Provide Youth with Happier Holidays The Valdosta Police Department and the Valdosta Fire Department are collecting donations for their annual Shop with a Cop and Shop with a Firefighter programs. The purpose of these…

VFD announces four new Sergeants

Release: VFD Hosts Promotion Ceremony The Valdosta City Fire Department promoted four Firefighter to Sergeant at a promotion ceremony held on Thursday, July 30, 2020, in the Women’s Building, located at 1409 N Patterson St.…

VFD opens 2020 Valdosta Citizens Fire Academy

Release: Registration Opens for 2020 Citizens Fire Academy In September, the Valdosta Fire Department (VFD) will host its Annual Citizens Fire Academy designed to educate the residential and business communities about the services provided by…

VFD Lt. Justin Ply Named 2017 Firefighter of…

City of Valdosta Press Release: Lt. Justin Ply has been hanging around fire departments since age 15, when older friends of the family mentored him into what eventually became his passion and career. After investing…

Two Arrested in Firefighter Death

WAYCROSS, GA - Law enforcement officials in Waycross have arrested two men connected to the fire, caused by arson, that took the life of 50 year old Lt. Jeff Little. Little lost his life fighting…

Shop With A Cop Brings Christmas Cheer to…

VALDOSTA, GA - The Ninth Annual Shop with a Cop program was once again a success for law enforcement agencies in the Valdosta and Lowndes County area this year. Twenty -five kids and their families…