The South Georgia Coalition for Employment (SGCE) will host its second annual job fair on Thursday, April 20, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the James H. Rainwater Conference Center located at 1 Meeting Place in Valdosta.
The job fair is a... read more
Monday, March 20, 2017 10:23:00 AM
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The Valdosta Police Department hosted an awards ceremony on Feb. 9 to honor several service awards and accomplishments. The following is a list of the personnel honored at the ceremony:
10 Years of... read more
Thursday, February 9, 2017 4:57:00 PM
In addition to responding to storm-related issues throughout the city, City of Valdosta department personnel were also some of the first responders on scene following the tragic tornado that hit Cook County on Jan. 22.
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Sunday, January 22, 2017 4:21:00 PM
IN PHOTO: Chief of Police Brian Childress, Mayor John Gayle and City Manager Larry Hanson pose with several members from the Valdosta Police Department (in stairwell) and members of the 824th Base Defense Squadron from Moody AFB (on the... read more
Monday, January 9, 2017 3:47:00 PM
The City of Valdosta will observe Law Enforcement Appreciation Day (L.E.A.D.) on Monday, Jan. 9, at 10 a.m., at the Valdosta Police Department to recognize the 149 sworn personnel, 24 non-sworn support personnel and 14 part-time employees and their... read more
Wednesday, January 4, 2017 4:10:00 PM
Do you want a challenging and rewarding career that you can be proud of? Do you want to help your community and make an impact on those who need your help? Have you always wanted a career in law enforcement? Are you tired of working a routine job... read more
Wednesday, December 28, 2016 10:42:00 AM
On Nov. 17, the 24th session of the Valdosta Police Department’s Citizen’s Police Academy graduated after completing the 10 we10-weekram. The graduates learned a variety of topics in an effort to give them a more in-depth understanding of what... read more
Monday, November 21, 2016 4:53:00 PM
The Valdosta Police Department and the Valdosta Fire Department are collecting donations for their annual Shop with a Cop and Shop with a Firefighter programs.
The purpose of these programs is to brighten the holiday season for Valdosta families... read more
Wednesday, November 9, 2016 2:53:00 PM
IN PHOTO: Mayor John Gayle (middle) honors Sgt. Joel Hurley (left of mayor) and Capt. Matt O’Steen, surrounded by their family members and VPD staff, at the Oct. 6 City Council meeting.
Valdosta Mayor John Gayle and Police Chief Brian Childress... read more
Wednesday, October 19, 2016 12:01:00 PM
The Valdosta Police Department has announced that the city’s annual trick-or-treating festivities will take place on Monday, Oct. 31, from 6 to 9 p.m.
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Valdosta youth are a part of an estimated 41 million... read more
Monday, October 10, 2016 3:08:00 PM