Valdosta was recently featured as a top retirement destination by Where to Retire. In the magazine that is geared toward helping people with retirement relocation decisions, Valdosta is profiled in a feature titled “8 Tax-Friendly Cities”.... read more
Thursday, January 3, 2019 2:47:00 PM
On Thursday, December 06, 2018, Valdosta City Councilmember Andy Gibbs was honored as the State Volunteer of the Year by the Georgia Recreation and Parks Association. Gibbs was recognized for his dedication in bringing a Miracle League and Miracle... read more
Friday, December 7, 2018 2:32:00 PM
On Friday, Dec 7, Georgia Power will be closing both lanes Hill Avenue between Troup and Lee Streets. The closure will allow for work to be done change out a pole that was broken in an accident. The work is scheduled to last one day and is estimated ... read more
Friday, December 7, 2018 8:24:00 AM
Did you know that in the year 1860, the city of Troupeville was moved four miles closer to newly constructed railroad tracks and renamed Valdosta? Did you know that with a population of 166 people, Valdosta thrived as the county government seat... read more
Friday, December 7, 2018 8:20:00 AM
The City of Valdosta, Lowndes County Board of Commissioners, Valdosta-Lowndes Development Authority, and The Valdosta-Lowndes Chamber of Commerce are teaming up, calling on Valdosta to paint the town red and black in support of Valdosta State... read more
Tuesday, December 4, 2018 9:05:00 AM
The Greater Valdosta Christmas Parade Committee has rescheduled the 2018 Greater Valdosta Community Christmas Parade. The parade will be held on Sunday, December 9, at 2:30 p.m. Line up for the event will begin at noon.
"I want to thank the... read more
Monday, December 3, 2018 4:42:00 PM
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
Holiday events include Christmas Tree Lighting and Community Parade
Brandon Corbitt, City of Valdosta Engineering Dept.
The public is invited as Mayor John Gayle and Valdosta First Lady Peggy Gayle officially kick off the holiday season in Valdosta at the annual Christmas Tree Lighting, on Friday, Nov. 30, at ... read more
Thursday, November 15, 2018 11:31:00 AM
The City of Valdosta Offices will be closed Wednesday, October 10. The city urges residents to continue making preparations for Hurricane Michael.
The Valdosta Municipal Court will be closed on Thursday, October 11, 2018. The cases will be... read more
Tuesday, October 9, 2018 3:09:00 PM
City and Lowndes County governments enacted emergency ordinances Tuesday due to the pending threat of Hurricane Michael.
The declaration states Lowndes County Emergency Management Agency activates both the emergency operations plan and... read more
Tuesday, October 9, 2018 2:11:00 PM