Lowndes resident benefits from mental health first aid…

Picture: Taylor Powell, Social Media Manager for the Office of Strategic Communications at Valdosta State University completed the Mental Health First Aid Training Course. Lowndes County, Georgia: In September 2018, Taylor Powell lost the man she…

Valdosta-Lowndes crash report shows crashes down slightly

Release: Since 2009, the Valdosta-Lowndes Metropolitan Planning Organization (VLMPO) has produced an annual Crash Report. This report examines several trends regarding motor vehicle crashes in the Valdosta/Lowndes area: Fatalities, serious injuries, crashes involving pedestrians, bicyclists,…

DPH encouraging vaccinations as COVID cases spike

Release: VALDOSTA - With COVID cases on the rise across our region, the Georgia Department of Public Health’s South Health District wants to encourage all eligible individuals who have not been vaccinated to do so. Within…

Lowndes County warns residents of dangerous heat this…

Release: Lowndes County, Georgia: The summer heat is blazing across South Georgia and dangerous heat indices are expected through the weekend in Lowndes County. According to the National Weather Service, maximum heat indices are expected to…

Moody AFB renews water agreement with Lowndes County

Release: MOODY AIR FORCE BASE, Ga. -- In October of 2016, Moody Air Force Base introduced its first Intergovernmental Support Agreement (IGSA) for water treatment to the installation. This five-year contract will expire this September and…

Turner Center announces winners in “The Art of…

Release: Turner Center Announces Winners in “The Art of Writing Contest” The Annette Howell Turner Center for the Arts and its Young Writers League (YoWL) hosted the first annual “The Art of Writing” contest sponsored…