LCSO warns against fake deputy scam calls

LOWNDES CO., Ga.— The Lowndes County Sheriff's Office was recently contacted by several residents regarding someone calling pretending to be a deputy. Residents reported to the LCSO that the "deputy" stipulated payment to avoid being…

Mediacom award scholarship to LHS grad

Release: VALDOSTA, GA –  May 18, 2020 – Mediacom Communications announced the selection of Jared Lawlor, a Lowndes High School senior, as a recipient of the company’s World Class Scholarship program. The award recognizes the Valdosta…

5 Tips for spending your stimulus money

This week, millions of Americans received a $1,200 coronavirus stimulus check or deposit. Millions more will receive theirs soon. How should you spend that money? Here's a top 5 list according to cnet.com. 1.  Take…

Feds: GA In Non-Compliance With Payments To Some…

State Labor Commissioner Mark Butler today acknowledged receiving notification from the United States Department of Labor (USDOL) that Georgia could be out of conformity with federal law for not paying unemployment benefits to certain educational…