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  • Moody AFB gift copy.jpg Veteran mentors Moody’s airmen

    After the alarm sounded the airman took cover in a nearby bunker, thinking he would be safe — until a rocket landed inside, exploding upon impact.

    July 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • 071614-NardoStreet001 copy.jpg Police probe Valdosta shooting

    Valdosta police are looking for a suspect in a Wednesday night shooting but have concerns about the reliability of the victim’s statements after he gave a false name.

    July 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • 140716-Development_A#10E1D0.jpg Authority makes it official

    Approximately 75 people attended the Valdosta-Lowndes County Development Authority ribbon cutting Wednesday at its new facility.

    July 17, 2014 2 Photos

  • Residents largely absent from millage hearings

    Lowndes County Commission held two of the required three public hearings Wednesday on the proposed millage rate increase.

    July 17, 2014

  • Ashley Diamond DOC.jpg Center: Transgender inmate denied treatments

    The Southern Poverty Law Center has threatened legal action against the Georgia Department of Corrections for refusing to provide hormone treatments for a Valdosta State Prison inmate with gender identity disorder.

    July 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • 140715-Camp_Discovery001.jpg Happy Campers

    Each week since Memorial Day, Valdosta State University has been holding week-long kids summer camps.

    July 16, 2014 4 Photos

  • Developing a new authority

    The Valdosta-Lowndes County Industrial Authority met Tuesday night in its new building located at 103 Roosevelt Drive, voted to change its name, and discussed the challenges of recruiting new businesses to the area and how it plans to overcome these challenges.

    July 16, 2014

  • Labor Department hosts veterans job fair

    The Georgia Department of Labor’s Valdosta Career Center, along with other local organizations, will participate in a hiring even

    July 16, 2014

  • Agency toughens protections for pregnant workers

    Pregnant women have new protections against on-the-job discrimination.

    July 16, 2014

  • 140714 - Jack Kingston004.JPG Kingston discusses Moody during Valdosta stop

    Congressman and Senate candidate Jack Kingston discussed Moody Air Force Base and its mission Monday during a Valdosta visit and campaign stop.

    July 15, 2014 1 Photo

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