The decision has been made to cancel this year's Christmas parade. There are a lot of factors that have gone into this decision. The original plan was to postpone until the 8th but with other community events going on, there is no way to... read more
Friday, November 30, 2018 10:47:00 AM
The City of Valdosta will be investigating the cause of a water leak on Friday, November 30, at 9:00 a.m.
This work will require the right lane to be closed on North Patterson Street between East Monroe Street and West Alden Avenue for traffic... read more
Wednesday, November 28, 2018 8:06:00 AM
The Valdosta Police Department Investigative Bureau welcomes the continued assistance from the general public in keeping the community safe during the holidays. Residents have played a vital role in crime prevention by providing crime tips that have ... read more
Monday, November 26, 2018 8:14:00 AM
Thanksgiving is the leading day for home fires involved in cooking equipment. Ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday, the Valdosta Fire Department wants citizens to ensure they are taking safety precautions when cooking.
Ensure that you have... read more
Tuesday, November 20, 2018 1:19:00 PM
On Tuesday, November 20, Mayor John Gayle read a proclamation ahead of Small Business Saturday.
While big-box retailers have Black Friday, Small Business Saturday is dedicated to showcasing and supporting local small businesses throughout... read more
Tuesday, November 20, 2018 12:29:00 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
Tuesday, November 20, 2018 9:40:00 AM
The November & December 2018 City Beat newsletter is available for download from the City of Valdosta website. Many topics are included in this issue, such as Small Business Saturday and Holiday Safety Tips.
To stay involved with your local... read more
Monday, November 19, 2018 11:38:00 AM
On Friday, November 16, five Valdosta firefighter recruits graduated from Recruit School. A ceremony for the graduates, their family members and guests took place at the Valdosta-Lowndes County Parks & Recreation Authority facility on Forrest... read more
Monday, November 19, 2018 10:46:00 AM
Congratulations to the Valdosta citizens who, after many weeks of behind-the-scenes training with the Valdosta Police Department (VPD), graduated from the 28th Citizens Police Academy on November 8. Interim Chief of Police Leslie Manahan presented... read more
Friday, November 16, 2018 9:45:00 AM
On November 15, 2018, The Valdosta-Lowndes Chamber of Commerce, City of Valdosta, and SEEDS Business University hosted their ‘One Day to Start’ workshop at the City Hall Annex.
“This is our second presentation of this particular workshop... read more
Thursday, November 15, 2018 1:42:00 PM