Facial coverings to be optional at Lowndes County…

VALDOSTA, GA - On Wednesday, July 21, 2021, Lowndes County Schools announced that facial coverings will no longer be required, but optional, for the 2021-2022 school year. The announcement noted that, based on CDC guidance,…

Oxygen masks for pet rescue donated to Lowndes…

Release: Baytree Animal Hospital Donates Masks to Lowndes County Fire Rescue On Friday, March 12, 2021 Baytree Animal Hospital donated pet oxygen masks to Lowndes County Fire Rescue. The pet oxygen masks are specifically designed…

Moody AFB continues COVID-19 vaccination distribution

Release: MOODY AIR FORCE BASE, Ga. – Moody Air Force Base continues COVID-19 vaccination distribution in accordance with Department of Defense and the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention guidance on 14 Jan, 2021. Vaccinations…

NCNW donates 2,000 masks to LCS and VCS

Release: NCNW Valdosta-Lowndes Serves Others Amidst Pandemic VALDOSTA- The Education Committee from the Valdosta-Lowndes Metropolitan Section of NCNW along with Committee Chair, Carolyn Haigler, recently packaged and donated a total of 2,000 masks to the…

LMS receives 4000 masks from students in Taiwan

Release: Tawaianes Students Give Back to LMS  Lowndes Middle School (LMS) has had a long-standing learning relationship with the students of Fujen Catholic High School in Taiwan. Every other year, Ms. Jenny Lin leads a…

Official: Valdosta mask ordinance

Release: Valdosta City Council Adopts Ordinance Requiring Use of Masks/Face Coverings On August 26, 2020, The Valdosta City Council voted 4-3 to approve the Local Option Face Covering Ordinance requiring face coverings in public places…

Valdosta BOE votes to require face masks

VALDOSTA, GA - The Valdosta Board of Education voted Tuesday during a work session to require face coverings for students and spectators at sporting events. See the post from the Valdosta City Schools Facebook page…

Kemp changes course on mask mandates

After opposing local face mask mandates for months, Governor Kemp reversed course on Saturday by signing an executive order that gives many Georgia cities/counties the ability to require masks in public in order to slow…