Valdosta Police Department Commander Leslie Manahan has been appointed Interim Chief following the retirement of Chief Brian Childress, effective September 1. Originally from Marietta, Georgia, Manahan moved to Valdosta in 1990 to attend Valdosta... read more
Friday, August 31, 2018 2:20:00 PM
Valdosta Police Captain Kari Williams was notified this week that she has been selected to be an Assessor for the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA). Williams is the department’s accreditation manager but now, she... read more
Friday, August 31, 2018 9:00:00 AM
The City of Valdosta Youth Council received the 2017-2018 Keeping Lowndes/Valdosta Beautiful ‘Chairman’s Award’ from KLVB Chairman Kimberly Hobbs.
During the 2017 – 2018 year, the Valdosta Youth Council participated in two organized cleanups of... read more
Friday, August 31, 2018 8:11:00 AM
The City of Valdosta will be making an emergency water service repair located at 1530 Baytree Road on Thursday, August 30th at 9:00 A.M.
This work will require the right lane to be closed on Baytree Road for traffic traveling west past S.... read more
Wednesday, August 29, 2018 12:09:00 PM
In preparation of the 2018 LMIG resurfacing work, Reames & Son Construction will begin root repairs on Gornto Road between Jerry Jones Drive and Oak Street on Wednesday, August 29th beginning at 8:30 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. Portions of Gornto Road... read more
Wednesday, August 29, 2018 9:13:00 AM
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.
The event runs... read more
Wednesday, August 29, 2018 8:31:00 AM
The City of Valdosta is working to engage the community with a new video series 'Keeping You Informed'. The videos will be produced by the city's Metro 17 staff. The video series is aimed at educating citizens about different aspects of local... read more
Tuesday, August 28, 2018 1:09:00 PM
The Valdosta Fire Department responded to an early morning house fire at 6:40 AM on Monday, August 27, 2018. Engine 1 arrived at 110 Wells Street at 6:44 AM, and reported heavy smoke and flames conditions from the side of the house. VFD Firefighters ... read more
Monday, August 27, 2018 3:27:00 PM
The City of Valdosta Traffic Management Division is upgrading software at the traffic lights around Valdosta. The Traffic Management Division staff have been conducting traffic studies to improve the traffic flow for citizens.
"The major change... read more
Monday, August 27, 2018 2:16:00 PM
The City of Valdosta will be replacing the water service line located at 526 N. Troup Street on August 29, 2018 at 9:00 AM. This work will require N. Troup St. to be closed between Cypress and Hamilton St. Traffic control devices will be in place to ... read more
Monday, August 27, 2018 9:47:00 AM