Lowndes Fire Rescue plans to expand over the…

VALDOSTA, Ga.— Lowndes County Fire Rescue recently announced that they will be expanding with new stations and position openings. Lowndes County Fire is working to create a new station at Clyattville, Bemiss, and North Lowndes.…

Public input on ARP spending requested by the…

Release: Georgia Department of Education seeking public input on American Rescue Plan (ARP) spending May 5, 2021 – The Georgia Department of Education is seeking public feedback as it develops its plan for funds received through…

Lowndes Fire Rescue’s Sparky recognized for 70th year…

Release: Lowndes County Fire Rescue Celebrates Sparky the Fire Dog’s 70th Birthday Sparky the Fire Dog®, the official mascot of the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), celebrates his 70th birthday this month, reflecting on a legacy and impact that…

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 Airman earns Silver Star Medal

Release: MOODY AIR FORCE BASE, Ga. –U.S. Air Force Maj. Gen. Chad P. Franks, 15th Air Force commander, presented Staff Sgt. Nicholas Brunetto, 38th Rescue Squadron pararescueman, with a Silver Star Medal Oct. 29, here.…

Grants Awarded for GA Dog and Cat Sterilization…

Release: Georgia Department of Agriculture Commissioner Gary W. Black is excited to announce the issuance of $711,000 in grants to assist with spaying and neutering Georgia’s companion animals. Out of 130 applicants, 97 state licensed…

USA Rescue Team puts out urgent plea for…

Hidden in the overwhelming amount of COVID-19 news is a story that is becoming increasingly urgent. According to Tara Parker of USA Rescue Team, local shelters and rescues are in great need for temporary volunteer…