At approximately 3:30 p.m. Friday when Kevin Johnson, general manager of the Sonny’s Bar-B-Q in Lake Park, walked through the kitchen, the lunch crowd had cleared and the crew was readying things for dinner.
Authorities arrested a man Friday afternoon in relation to the robbery of a Valdosta convenience store, the kidnapping and assault of the clerk who later escaped, and a brief chase in another city, according to the Valdosta Police Department.
A federal grand jury is investigating whether civil rights or other federal laws were violated in the death of Lowndes High School student Kendrick Johnson 14 months ago.
Police are investigating an aggravated assault and robbery that occurred in Downtown Valdosta early Thursday morning and left a local man in serious condition, according to the Valdosta Police Department Friday.
In 1960, Simon Bouie — a black student at Allen University — was arrested for the only time in his life while leading a sit-in aimed at integrating a lunch counter in South Carolina.
Freddie Finnissee is a man who believes in pursuing and achieving his dreams.
And they’re off for the Second Annual Big Little River Paddle Race.
Following the release of the new district map, the Valdosta City Schools hosted their first of two public input meetings to hear citizens’ thoughts on the new map.
A wanted man is in jail after leading law enforcement on a high speed chase Wednesday night.
Board Member G. Norman Bennett resigned his position on the Valdosta – Lowndes County Industrial Authority's board Thursday to run for Lowndes County Commission District Five.