Several donations from community members have provided more than 100 pool passes for local kids this summer. On Tuesday, June 12, City and County leaders joined Roy Taylor, a resident and Valdosta business owner, and Roy Hunnewell with the... read more
Thursday, June 14, 2018 10:55:00 AM
Valdosta Mayor John Gayle and Utilities Director Darryl Muse honored Christin Holtzclaw as the April 2018 Employee of the Month at the April 19 City Council meeting. Holtzclaw received a framed certificate, a check for $200, and her name appears on... read more
Friday, April 20, 2018 10:19:00 AM
Valdosta Mayor John Gayle recognized the winners of the 2018 “If I Were Mayor” sixth grade essay contest at the April 19 City Council meeting. The contest, sponsored by the Valdosta Youth Council, encourages local sixth graders each year to... read more
Friday, April 20, 2018 8:41:00 AM
The City of Valdosta has 11 vacancies on a variety of boards, commissions, authorities and advisory committees for which they are seeking community-minded people to apply.
"The board positions for which we are currently seeking applicants touch... read more
Tuesday, March 27, 2018 10:55:00 AM
The City of Valdosta Mayor and Council officially appointed Mark Barber as the city manager at the March 22 City Council meeting.
Barber has served Valdosta as its interim city manager since Dec. 8, 2017, filling the vacancy left by former City... read more
Friday, March 23, 2018 2:08:00 PM
The case has implications for lawsuit between Lowndes County and Cities
The Supreme Court of Georgia has decided the judicial resolution provision contained in the Service Delivery Act is constitutional. This means that the counterclaim filed by the Cities of Dasher, Hahira, Lake Park, Remerton, and Valdosta in response ... read more
Wednesday, March 21, 2018 3:05:00 PM
The Valdosta Mayor and City Council held their Strategic Initiatives Summit (SIS) on March 16-17. The annual planning event allows for the city’s top officials to spend an uninterrupted length of time discussing important issues and setting a number ... read more
Tuesday, March 20, 2018 9:47:00 AM
Local sixth-grade students can dream about being the top elected city official by participating in the “If I Were Mayor” essay contest, sponsored by the City of Valdosta and the Valdosta Youth Council. The contest gives sixth-grade students—from... read more
Thursday, February 8, 2018 3:15:00 PM
Valdosta-Lowndes County residents who have made serving their community a New Year’s resolution have until Wednesday, Jan. 31 to apply for one of six city appointments.
The Valdosta City Council will vote on the new appointments at their Feb. 8... read more
Friday, January 5, 2018 3:08:00 PM
Tickets are on sale for the 2018 Lowndes County Bird Supper, scheduled for Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2018, at the historic Georgia Railroad Depot, in Atlanta, beginning at 5 p.m. The traditional event, sponsored by the Lowndes County Board of... read more
Tuesday, December 12, 2017 10:59:00 AM