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4/9/21

Valdosta Mayor Scott James Matheson and Fire Chief, Brian Boutwell honored Lieutenant Robert Mercer as the April 2021 Employee of the Month at the April 8, City Council meeting. Mercer received a framed certificate, a check for $200, and his name appears on a plaque in City Hall.

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4/9/21

On April 8, 2021, the City of Valdosta held the ceremonial ground-breaking of Valdosta's much-anticipated addition, the Amphitheater Park. The amphitheater will be located at the corner of Lee Street and Central Avenue in Downtown Valdosta.

City staff and Contractors from Artesian...Read more

4/7/21

On Wednesday, April 7, 2021, five new officers were sworn in at the Valdosta Police Department by Judge Richard M. Cowart. The officers were accompanied by their family and members of VPD and the city of Valdosta. This class of graduates received special recognition for their achievements made...Read more

4/6/21

On Monday, April 5, Judge Jeremy Baker was sworn in as the Valdosta Municipal Court Judge by Lowndes County Superior Court Judge Gregory Voyles. Mayor and Council appointed Judge Baker in March.

“The Municipal Court is usually people’s first introduction into dealing with the legal...Read more

3/31/21

The City of Valdosta Public Information Office has launched a new podcast series called "Let’s Talk Valdosta.”

The half-hour podcast will feature upcoming events, noteworthy news topics, and special guests from around the Valdosta community. The podcast will be recorded and...Read more

3/31/21

South Georgia & North Florida's Favorite market is back for the 2021 season! Valdosta Main Street will kick off its Downtown Maker's Market on April 10. The event features art, craft, vintage, produce, growers and antique vendors.

The Market is held on the Historic Courthouse Square...Read more

3/31/21

South Georgia & North Florida's Favorite market is back for the 2021 season! Valdosta Main Street will kick off its Downtown Maker's Market on April 10. The event features art, craft, vintage, produce, growers and antique vendors.

The Market is held on the Historic Courthouse Square...Read more

3/25/21

Valdosta Main Street is making sure Easter egg hunts aren't just for the little ones this year!

Main Street staff will host a Downtown Egg Hunt Week from Monday, March 29 to Friday, April 2. Each day of the week, an egg will be hidden in one of the many shops in Downtown Valdosta....Read more

3/25/21

Valdosta Police Department Captain Patricia McGriff can recall the exact moment that a career in law enforcement piqued her interest. It wasn't as she was growing up like many of her colleagues– it was much later in life. McGriff describes that moment as an idea that came on suddenly. She was...Read more

3/25/21

On Thursday, March 11, the Exchange Club of Valdosta held its annual Law Enforcement Officers/Firefighters of the Year Recognition event at the Rainwater Conference Center. Officers and Firefighters from both the City of Valdosta and...Read more

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