VSU celebrates ninth Tree Campus USA recognition

Release: VALDOSTA — Valdosta State University celebrates its ninth Arbor Day Foundation Tree Campus USA recognition and steadfast commitment to effective urban forest management.  VSU traditionally hosts an on-campus Arbor Day Ceremony with speakers, activities,…

Valdosta > Bring One for the Chipper

VALDOSTA -- The City of Valdosta and Keep Lowndes-Valdosta Beautiful will again sponsor this year’s “Bring one for the Chipper” Christmas tree recycling event designed to help citizens dispose of their trees in a productive…

Chamber Celebrates Centennial Tree Project

VALDOSTA, GA – In conjunction with Georgia’s Arbor Day, the Valdosta-Lowndes Chamber hosted a wine and cheese reception to commemorate the success of its Centennial Tree project and to honor those for whom trees were…

GDOT Responds to Downed Trees on I-75

VALDOSTA, GA. – Georgia Department of Transportation maintenance crews cleared trees and debris from Interstate 75 southbound in Lowndes County this morning after strong thunderstorms moved through the area. Reports were received at 10:21 a.m. of trees…

Woman Arrested in Valdosta for Stealing Mail

VALDOSTA, GA - The Lowndes County Sheriff's Office arrested a woman in Valdosta for stealing mail out of local mailboxes. According to a press release issued Tuesday, on Sunday, January 12, a resident on Pine…