Residential fire kills Brooks County man

Release: BROOKS COUNTY MAN KILLED IN ACCIDENTAL FIRE  ATLANTA – Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner John F. King announced today that Danny Felton  Waters, 68, was killed in a Brooks County fire. The accidental fire…

Accidental house fire kills Moultrie man

Release: MOULTRIE MAN KILLED IN RESIDENTIAL FIRE  ATLANTA – Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner John F. King announced recently that Kinsey Shaw, 73, was killed in an accidental fire just after 10:00pm on Friday, January…

New Georgia legislation may allow ex-felons to vote

Release: Democratic State Legislators Introduce Legislation to End Felony Disenfranchisement in Georgia ATLANTA – State Representatives Josh McLaurin (D-Sandy Springs), Bee Nguyen (D-Atlanta), Gregg Kennard (D-Lawrenceville), Kim Schofield (D-Atlanta), Rebecca Mitchell (D-Snellville) and Erick Allen…

Adel Waffle House shooter turns himself in

According to the GBI, Corby Traylor has turned himself in to the Cook County Jail for his involvement with a shooting at an Adel, GA Waffle House on Oct. 24. Traylor is facing charges of…

VSU cross country preps for the Birmingham Blazer…

VALDOSTA, Ga.— On Friday, October 16, the Valdosta State Blazer's cross country teams, men and women, will head out to Hoover, Alabama for the University of Alabama-Birmingham Blazer Classic. This event will feature Blazers looking…

VFD responds to structure fire on MLK. Jr…

Release: On Monday, October 12, 2020, the Valdosta Fire Department responded to the report of a structure fire at 118 West MLK. Jr Drive. The call was received from dispatch at 11:49 P.M. The first…