Groundbreaking held for downtown Amphitheater Park

Release: On April 8, 2021, the City of Valdosta held the ceremonial ground-breaking of Valdosta's much-anticipated addition, the Amphitheater Park. The amphitheater will be located at the corner of Lee Street and Central Avenue in…

Georgia Ports Authority initiates Peak Capacity project

Release: SAVANNAH, Ga., March 29, 2021 – On Monday, the Georgia Ports Authority Board approved capital improvement projects that will increase the Port of Savannah’s container capacity by 20 percent. “Right now, we are moving container volumes…

SJCS announces their Lenten Service Project

Release: Local School Dedicates Time to Community Service Valdosta, GA – St. John the Evangelist Catholic School (SJCS) recently launched a Lenten Service Project. Kicking off on Tuesday, March 17, students in Pre-K2 - 8th…

SPLOST Bemiss sidewalk project completed

Release: The City of Valdosta’s Engineering Department recently completed a sidewalk project on Bemiss Road. Funding for the project came from SPLOST 7, a one-cent sales tax passed by voters. This project took a total…

Valdosta to conduct major repaving project with LMIG…

Release: LMIG Program Provides Funding to Repave City Streets The City of Valdosta will resurface 50 city streets (5.12 miles) using funds provided by the Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) Local Maintenance and Improvement Grant…

Ukulele classes soon to begin at Turner Center

Release: Turner Center Offers Ukulele Lessons for Adults The Annette Howell Turner Center for the Arts is gearing up to offer the Hal & Jill Project’s ukulele lessons to adults. Classes for beginner musicians ages…

WES students participate in ‘Be a Santa to…

Release: Westside Elementary students are serving their community this holiday season.  Third-grade students in Erik Zajdel and Heather Wrye's classes helped with the "Be A Santa To A Senior" project.  The project, started 15 years…