Mayor John Gayle and Interim Utilities Director Henry Hicks honored Assistant Superintendent Kenneth Lowe as the August 2017 Employee of the Month at the Aug. 10 City Council meeting. Lowe received a framed certificate and a check for $200, and his ... read more
Thursday, August 31, 2017 2:00:00 PM
The City of Valdosta has been awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) for the 31st consecutive year. This Certificate of Achievement is the highest form of... read more
Wednesday, August 30, 2017 3:28:00 PM
The Valdosta Fire Department will host its annual Muscular Dystrophy Association “Fill the Boot” Drive this weekend to raise money that will benefit children and adults affected by muscle disease throughout the Valdosta area.
VFD firefighters... read more
Tuesday, August 29, 2017 12:57:00 PM
The City of Valdosta welcomes Walter “Darryl” Muse as the new Director of Utilities, effective Sept.18, 2017. Muse brings with him to the city nearly a quarter of a century of experience in the operation and management of water and wastewater... read more
Monday, August 28, 2017 2:58:00 PM
The City of Valdosta will be closed on Monday, Sept. 4 in observance of Labor Day.
The Sanitation Division will collect residential garbage ONLY on Monday, Sept. 4, which will allow sanitation workers to spend some of the holiday with their... read more
Wednesday, August 23, 2017 11:18:00 AM
City Manager Larry Hanson was appointed Vice-Chairman of the Georgia Department of Community Affairs (DCA) Board on Wednesday, Aug. 16.
In October 2014, Hanson was appointed by Georgia Governor Nathan Deal to the DCA Board At-Large seat for a... read more
Tuesday, August 22, 2017 1:59:00 PM
New State Transportation Board executive leadership. From left: Ann R. Purcell, Vice Chairman; Jamie Boswell, Chairman; Tim Golden, Secretary.
ATLANTA, GA – Today, by unanimous decision, the State Transportation Board elected its new... read more
Tuesday, August 22, 2017 1:39:00 PM
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
Valdosta Main Street Director Ellen Hill was recently appointed to the Georgia Downtown Association Board of Directors to serve a two-year term from 2017-2019.
The Georgia Downtown Association is the state’s leading advocate for the economic... read more
Friday, August 18, 2017 2:30:00 PM
Valdosta Fire Chief Freddie Broome has been awarded the professional designation of Chief Fire Officer (CFO) by the Commission on Professional Credentialing, an entity of the Center for Public Safety Excellence, Inc. Chief Broome is one of only... read more
Friday, August 18, 2017 12:41:00 PM