Lowndes resident benefits from mental health first aid…

Picture: Taylor Powell, Social Media Manager for the Office of Strategic Communications at Valdosta State University completed the Mental Health First Aid Training Course. Lowndes County, Georgia: In September 2018, Taylor Powell lost the man she…

VFD partners with Orlando for RIT Operations training

Release: Valdosta Fire Department Hosts Rapid Intervention Operations Training with Orlando Fire Department Lieutenant Bassel Ibrahim On Wednesday, June 30, the Valdosta Fire Department hosted a Rapid Intervention Team (RIT) Operations Training at the Lowndes…

VFD receives training on infant abandonment

Release: Greater Valdosta United Way Sponsors Safe Haven Training through the Hope Box for Valdosta Fire Department On Thursday, June 24, The Valdosta Fire Department concluded a three-day educational training program on the safe haven…

City of Valdosta holds anti-discrimination training

Release: Valdosta Awareness Training Unites Employees In 2021, the City of Valdosta held cultural awareness and anti-discrimination training for all City of Valdosta employees. The training was titled "Reaching New Heights Together" – because it's…

Joshua’s Law training to be mandatory for teen…

Release: New Law: Driver Training Mandatory for 17-year-olds Effective July 1, 2021 Beginning July 1, 2021, 17-year-olds will be required to successfully complete the Joshua’s Law component of Georgia’s driver training program. Currently, those teens…