September S.A.F.E. Award Winners

VALDOSTA— Congratulations to the September S.A.F.E. (Safety Awareness For Everyone) Award Winners with Lowndes County Schools! The September winners are Mildred Akins and Mac Singletary with Lake Park Elementary School. These dedicated employees were selected…

Metro 17 Valdosta Produces New ‘Next Gen Valdosta’…

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ONZ-ykQhg_0 VALDOSTA— This series highlights the next generation workforce in Valdosta and Lowndes County. The City of Valdosta and Valdosta-Lowndes County Development Authority are working to engage the community with a new video series Next-Gen…

South Georgia Railroad Closures Underway

LOWNDES COUNTY, Ga. - As reported by WCTV, CSX Railroad is making several changes and closing railroads all over Lowndes and Brooks County. It will take about 2-5 days to finish repairs. Here are the…

Animal Blessing on Courthouse Steps

Photos and story by Robin Postell VALDOSTA - On Thursday, October 4, Feast of St. Francis of Assisi Day, at 6 p.m. the first annual animal blessing took place downtown on the old courthouse steps.…

One human and three horses test positive for…

Press Release: Valdosta – The Georgia Department of Public Health has confirmed one human case of West Nile Virus (WNV) in Echols County. Three horses have tested positive for mosquito-borne diseases in Brooks, Cook and Lowndes…