Ga. Universities See a Decrease in Enrollment

ATLANTA (AP) - The 31 public colleges in Georgia have seen a 4,900 student drop in fall enrollment since fall of 2012 said university system officials on Wednesday. Approximately 309,500 students enrolled in fall classes,…

Holiday Helper Project Celebrates the Gift of Giving

VALDOSTA, GA – Valdosta State University’s Volunteer Services asks students, faculty and staff to remember the gift of giving this holiday season with the eighth annual Holiday Helper Program. Volunteer Services works with the Children’s…

Jimmy Carter Asks for Abolition of Death Penalty

ATLANTA, GA - Former President Jimmy Carter said on Tuesday he believes there are many ethical, financial and religious reasons to do away with the death penalty worldwide. Carter spoke at a day long symposium…

Police Chase Ends Tragically With Two Dead

NASHVILLE, GA - Two people died in a tragic car accident in Nashville yesterday afternoon. Matthew Horton and Kelly Prescott were siblings from Atkinson County. They were out running errands preparing for their sister's, Heidi…

Lowndes High Mock Trial Team to Compete at…

VALDOSTA, GA - Lowndes High School Mock Trial team members will be heading to Yale University this week to compete in the Bulldog Invitational. Members of the team are Savannah Pierce, Kim Norton, Cason Green,…

Two Arrested For Identity Theft in Lowndes County

VALDOSTA, GA - The Special Operations Division of the Lowndes County Sheriff's Office have arrested two individuals for identity theft. Nashika Brunson, 22, Murray Road, Valdosta, and Albert Lee Brunson Sr., 43, Merrimack Drive, Fitzgerald,…