Valdosta Mayor John Gayle and Valdosta Fire Department Chief Freddie Broome honored Sergeant Ken Taylor as the July 2018 Employee of the Month at the July 5 City Council meeting. Sgt. Taylor received a framed certificate, a check for $200, and... read more
Friday, July 6, 2018 9:07:00 AM
On Friday, June 29, three new officers were sworn in at the Valdosta Police Department.
Robert Smith, Shawn Luke, and Jason Louie are the newest members of Valdosta's police force.
Judge Jim Tunison led the swearing-in ceremony. The... read more
Friday, June 29, 2018 2:08:00 PM
The City of Valdosta appointed Catherine Nita, a veteran human resources professional, as the city’s new human resources director effective May 21.
As director, Nita will be responsible for administering all benefits,... read more
Thursday, May 10, 2018 10:49:00 AM
From Left: Lawrence McCoy, Gloria White, Charles Brantley, Public Works Director Richard Hardy and Mayor John Gayle.
Valdosta Mayor John Gayle and Public Works Director Richard Hardy honored Charles Brantley, Lawrence McCoy, and Gloria White... read more
Thursday, March 22, 2018 9:24:00 AM
From Left: Erin Willis, Lt. Dereck Willis, Fire Chief Freddie Broome and Mayor John Gayle.
Valdosta Mayor John Gayle and Valdosta Fire Department Chief Freddie Broome honored Lt. Dereck Willis as the November 2017 Employee of the Month at the ... read more
Thursday, November 16, 2017 1:36:00 PM
The City of Valdosta Mayor and Council appointed Assistant City Manager Mark Barber as the Interim City Manager at the Nov. 9 City Council meeting. Effective Dec. 8, 2017, Barber will fill the vacancy left by City Manager Larry Hanson, who has been ... read more
Thursday, November 9, 2017 6:57:00 PM
Hanson has been named the Georgia Municipal Association Executive Director
Larry Hanson will retire from the City of Valdosta, effective Dec. 8 after 42 years of public service, 22 of which he served as the Valdosta City Manager. Hanson will assume his new role as the Georgia Municipal Association Executive Director,... read more
Wednesday, November 1, 2017 12:58:00 PM
The September-October 2017 City Beat newsletter is available for download from the City of Valdosta website. Many topics are included in this issue such as various public involvement programs, ways to serve in the community, Celebration of the... read more
Friday, September 1, 2017 10:22:00 AM
From left: Mayor John Gayle, Principal Accountant Michael Turner, wife Kacey Turner and daughter Annistyn, and Finance Director Chuck Dinkins.
Valdosta Mayor John Gayle and Finance Director Chuck Dinkins honored Michael Turner as the July... read more
Friday, August 4, 2017 1:54:00 PM
Pictured from left: Mark Barber, Assistant City Manager; Alvin Payton Jr., Valdosta Mayor Pro Tem; Dorothy Hubbard, GMA President and Albany Mayor; Vivian Miller-Cody, Councilwoman; John Gayle, Valdosta Mayor; Sandra Tooley, Councilwoman;... read more
Wednesday, July 5, 2017 4:45:00 PM