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Teens injured in I-75 wreck
Two teens were injured in a two-car accident Wednesday morning on Interstate 75 and charged with an increasingly common seatbelt violation.
All bets are off
A two and a half year investigation concluded Wednesday with the arrest of seven people in connection with illegal gambling operations in several south Georgia counties.
VSU to bring in security firm
In response to the recent increase of crime on campus, Valdosta State University President William McKinney announced that VSU will be bringing in a private security firm to help the university's police.
Medical marijuana bill passes key committee vote
A bill to enable a type of medical marijuana to be used in Georgia under certain circumstances passed a key committee vote Wednesday, keeping it alive as a major legislative deadline looms.
County Commissioners approve direction for Special Tax Lighting
During its Tuesday night meeting, the Lowndes County Board of Commissioners unanimously approved a new Special Tax Lighting Fee. This fee had not been updated since 1995, and last fiscal year the program operated at a deficit of $47,597.30.
Two charged in burglary
A report of suspicious activity led to the arrest of two men in connection with a residential burglary.
Teens arrested in car theft
Valdosta police arrested a teenager and a juvenile for vehicle theft following a chase that ensued after an officer stopped a suspicious vehicle.
Ga. politicians fault national education standards
Republican lawmakers indulged their conservative wing Tuesday by opposing national education standards, though the watered-down legislation does nothing to change the standards at the heart of the controversy.
Mystery Ball takes participants on a safari
On Friday night, Mystery Ball 2014 kicked off with a safari theme at the Valdosta Country Club.
South Lowndes assesses damage after heavy weather
South Lowndes County residents spent most of their weekend assessing the damage caused by strong winds during a Friday morning storm, and some were still waiting to learn Monday just how much repairs are going to cost.
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