Officer Barry Williams, a 24-year veteran with the Valdosta Police Department, was honored as the 2016 Rotary Club Officer of the Year for Valdosta, at the 9th Annual Law Enforcement Appreciation Dinner (LEAD) on Feb. 18.
“Barry is exactly what a ... read more
Friday, February 19, 2016 5:17:00 PM
Valdosta Municipal Court Judge Vernita Lee Bender was recently featured by the Judicial Council of Georgia as one of the most influential African-American judges in Georgia.
Each February during African American History Month, the Judicial... read more
Wednesday, February 17, 2016 10:06:00 AM
At approximately 8:22 a.m. on Feb. 16, 2016, the City of Valdosta Utilities Department responded to a call concerning a sanitary sewer spill at the 400 Block of Seymour Street. The spill was identified, and the site and its discharge point into the... read more
Tuesday, February 16, 2016 4:44:00 PM
Mayor John Gayle presents a new homeowner key chain to Shekita Cobb and Sidney Fluitt, along with Josephine Nelson. Mr. Fluitt and his daughter Ms. Cobb will live in the newly constructed home.
The City of Valdosta hosted a... read more
Tuesday, February 16, 2016 4:17:00 PM
In Photo (from left): Valdosta Police Chief Brian Childress, Bill Gaskins (recipient's father-in-law), Christina Braddy (recipient's wife), VPD Officer Jonathan Braddy, VPD Officer Heather Willis and Mayor John Gayle. Officer Braddy was honored as... read more
Tuesday, February 16, 2016 2:39:00 PM
Contractors working with the City of Valdosta will be working in the area of J.L. Lomax, S Briggs at Savannah, and Florida Avenue, from Feb 15-19, to rehabilitate the sewer mains in those areas. The work is expected to take place between 8 a.m. and... read more
Monday, February 15, 2016 9:41:00 AM
Valdostans and other local citizens who want an inside look at their city government are urged to sign up for the 7th annual Valdosta Government 101 Citizens Orientation, which takes place from April 4-May 16, 2016. The program, an initiative of the ... read more
Monday, February 15, 2016 8:57:00 AM
The social, community, environmental and economic benefits of trees and our community’s commitment to care for them will be celebrated at the 2016 Arbor Day event, on Friday, Feb. 19, at 10 a.m. The event, hosted by the Valdosta Tree Commission,... read more
Friday, February 12, 2016 8:21:00 AM
The Southern Georgia Regional Commission is seeking public comments on a proposed amendment to the 2040 Transportation Vision Plan and FY15-18 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) for the Valdosta-Lowndes County Metropolitan Planning... read more
Thursday, February 11, 2016 12:03:00 PM
The new Valdosta Click ‘N Fix app makes it easier than ever before for citizens to report non-emergency issues to city staff. Powered by SeeClickFix, the user-friendly tool allows residents to request city departmental services and to report quality ... read more
Wednesday, February 10, 2016 4:28:00 PM