GA public schools to receive $1.7 billion in…

Release: January 15, 2021 –Georgia public schools will receive more than $1.7 billion – $1,702,883,356 – in federal stimulus funds under the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act (referred to as CARES 2). The…

PAAC Hosts January 21 Meeting at Turner Center

Release: The Valdosta Public Art Advisory Committee (PAAC) will host their next monthly meeting on Thursday, January 21, at 11:30 a.m. In order to practice physical distancing, this public meeting will be held in the…

City of Valdosta now offers rental waste removal…

Release: Public Works Department Discusses Roll-Off Container Program The City of Valdosta Public Works Department offers customers a temporary and affordable roll-off container service for residential and commercial non-hazardous waste removal. Roll-off containers are large,…

MLK Day schedule for Valdosta Sanitation released

Release: City Announces MLK Holiday Sanitation Schedule The City of Valdosta will be closed on Monday, Jan. 18, in observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday. The Sanitation Division will collect GARBAGE ONLY on…

New COVID-19 variant reported in Georgia

Release: First Case of COVID-19 Variant Identified in Georgia First Case of COVID-19 Variant Identified in Georgia Atlanta – The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) is announcing Georgia’s first case of COVID-19 variant B.1.1.7, the…

GSP reports 13 Georgia deaths during New Year’s…

Release: Thirteen Traffic Deaths during New Year's Travel Period Traffic crashes across Georgia during the New Year's holiday travel period resulted in 13 traffic deaths involving 10 fatal crashes. This year, the holiday travel period was 78-hours…

Lowndes County to limit access to public buildings…

Lowndes County officials published a statement in response to the increase in Covid-19 cases, stating that although they are not closing facilities to the public, they are limiting access. OFFICIAL STATEMENT 12-30: "In response to…