VSU Celebrates $383.5 Million Impact on Area Economy

Release: VALDOSTA — How much does Lowndes County and the surrounding areas benefit economically from hosting Valdosta State University?   That is the question the Selig Center for Economic Growth at the University of Georgia’s Terry…

Game of the week: Lanier Co. at Berrien

Lanier Co. at Berrien   Lanier Co. Bulldogs at Berrien Rebels By: Chris Beckham Both of these programs have struggled recently but both also started 1-0 last week and a win in Week Two would…

Lanier Co. man charged with arson

Release: ATLANTA – On July 20, Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner John F. King’s Fire Investigations Unit arrested Ronnie Brewington, 33, of Hortense, with Arson in the 1st Degree. The charges stem from his involvement…

Multiple Reports of Mosquito-Borne Illnesses in South Georgia

Multiple Reports of Mosquito-Borne Illnesses in South GeorgiaMosquito Pools and Emu Test Positive Valdosta – Public Health officials are encouraging South Georgians to take precautions whenever outdoors to guard against mosquito-borne illnesses. South Health District has…