Lowndes County, Georgia – Lowndes County is officially under a Hurricane Watch. The current forecast from the National Weather Service indicates extremely dangerous conditions to include:
Peak Wind Forecast: up to 80 mph sustained with gusts... read more
Sunday, September 10, 2017 2:48:00 AM
Moody honored with Freedom 5K and Family Fun Day at Park
The community is invited to the USAF 70th Birthday Community Celebration at Freedom Park on Saturday, Sept. 16 that will pay tribute to the men and women who serve in the USAF at Moody Air Force Base. Located at 3795 Guest Road, Freedom Park... read more
Monday, August 21, 2017 4:02:00 PM
On Saturday, Aug. 26, Deeb Street in Valdosta will officially be renamed “James R. Wright Drive” in honor of the former Valdosta City Councilman. Community members are invited to the street dedication that takes place at 10 a.m. on the corner of... read more
Friday, August 18, 2017 12:30:00 PM
Local youth who want to experience working with the local government and have an impact on their peers and other community members are encouraged to apply for a seat on the Valdosta Youth Council. Now in its third year, the VYC continues to inspire... read more
Wednesday, August 16, 2017 3:09:00 PM
The Valdosta City Council Work Session, which would fall on the July 4 holiday, and the regularly-scheduled City Council Meeting, which was scheduled for Thursday, July 6, have both been canceled.
The next regularly-scheduled City Council... read more
Friday, June 30, 2017 10:29:00 AM
The City of Valdosta Fiscal Year 2018 Budget was approved by the Mayor and City Council at their June 22 City Council meeting. The budget was presented to the council as a balanced budget, as required by the City Charter, importantly with no... read more
Thursday, June 22, 2017 6:58:00 PM
The City of Valdosta has seven vacancies on two local boards for which they are seeking community-minded people to apply.
In accordance with its Appointment Policy and to make the public aware of these volunteer opportunities to serve their... read more
Tuesday, June 20, 2017 4:49:00 PM
Event to raise awareness of community resources for people with disabilities
People with disabilities, as well as those who care for people with disabilities, will soon have the opportunity to browse local resources at a free event sponsored by the Valdosta Mayor's Council for Persons with Disabilities (MCPD). The 2017 South ... read more
Thursday, June 8, 2017 1:57:00 PM
More than 200 have completed Valdosta’s orientation to date
Valdosta Government 101 Citizens Orientation Class of 2017 with Mayor, City Manager and PIO.
Twenty local citizens graduated from the 8th annual Valdosta Government 101 Citizens Orientation at a ceremony on May 8, joining more than 200... read more
Friday, May 19, 2017 3:11:00 PM
VYC complete 2016-2017 program year, May 11.
The 15-member Valdosta Youth Council (VYC), initiated by Mayor John Gayle in 2015, successfully completed the 2016-2017 academic year with a variety of accomplishments. The VYC, now in its second... read more
Friday, May 19, 2017 3:05:00 PM