GDOT contracts to provide updates in Lowndes, Dougherty

Release: TIFTON – The two largest construction contracts Georgia Department of Transportation awarded in November will reconstruct an Interstate 75 interchange in Lowndes County and a section of State Route (SR) 133 in Dougherty County. Three additional…

Valdosta resident dies after being hit by a…

Release: Deceased: Winston Williams, Black Male; 62 years of age, Valdosta resident On November 2, 2021, at around 7:45 pm, a traffic accident occurred at the intersection of East Hill Avenue and South Barack Obama…

Female shot on Eastwind Road in Valdosta

Release: On September 20, 2021, at approximately 6:30 pm., Valdosta Police Officers and Detectives responded to the 1800 block of Eastwind Road, after a citizen called E911 to report a female had been shot. When…

AAA urges drivers to stay alert as students…

Release: ATLANTA, Ga. (July 26, 2021) — As Georgia students begin the school year, whether virtual or in person, AAA urges Georgians to slow down and stay alert in neighborhoods and school zones, and to be…

Lowndes soon to widen Old US Highway 41…

Release: Widening of Old US Highway 41 in Lowndes County Set to Start Monday, July 5 Lowndes County, GA- Construction on the widening of Old U.S. Highway 41 is scheduled to begin Monday, July 5,…

Bemiss Rd. resurfacing starts today

Release: VALDOSTA – A section of State Route (SR) 125/Bemiss Road in Lowndes County is about to get a $3 million upgrade with nighttime resurfacing scheduled to start Monday, May 10.The contractor will mill and resurface…

Emergency repair on Gordon Street

Update: Gordon Street should be open by noon today, 4/28/2021. Release: TRAFFIC ALERT: A portion of Gordon Street near Hightower Street will be closed until further notice due to an emergency repair. Our crews will…