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  • dasher photo copy.jpg Resurfacing scheduled for South Georgia Medical Center’s sinking driveway

    Resurfacing has been scheduled for an area of pavement next to the Dasher Heart Center that began to sink shortly after the building was completed.

    July 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • SPLOST_Pennies.jpg Board reviews millage rate

    The Valdosta Board of Education reviewed the latest millage rate Monday evening with no significant increase expected.

    July 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • 140712-At_Random_Don#705EF4.jpg Finding the strength beneath the muscles

    This is the story of Donna Hughes, a strong woman — a personal trainer, a bodybuilder — who had her strength taken from her and had to fight to get it back.

    July 14, 2014 1 Photo

  • rainey.jpg Wanat families commemorate battle

    Survivors and family of the brutal Afghanistan battle of Wanat plan to honor the nine servicemen killed in action six years ago today by skydiving this morning.

    July 13, 2014 1 Photo

  • 140712-Treehouse_Hos#705D4C.jpg Treehouse Resale Shop celebrates anniversary

    reehouse Resale Shop celebrated its one-year anniversary Saturday.

    July 13, 2014 1 Photo

  • election.jpg Advanced voting continues

    Advanced voting continues this week for the runoff election from the May 20 primary.

    July 13, 2014 1 Photo

  • 140710_firstbaptist001.jpg First Baptist Church breaks ground today for new life center

    For several years, First Baptist Church has been implementing big plans for the future of the downtown church. The newest step towards this future begins today as the congregation holds a ground-breaking ceremony for a new Family Life Center.
    The church plans for the new center to help grow youth ministries and give youth members more space to worship.

    July 13, 2014 1 Photo

  • 20140711-Overpass01.jpg Overpass still ahead of schedule

    Almost gone are the days of unexpected detours, the twisting and turning through traffic barrels, and the train delays along Hill Avenue ... almost gone, not yet, but possibly sooner than expected.

    July 12, 2014 1 Photo

  • Justice_Scales.jpg Man sentenced to prison

    A man charged with vehicular homicide in the 2011 death of a Naylor woman was sentenced Thursday to five years in prison.

    July 12, 2014 1 Photo

  • Pistols-Weapons.jpg Hahira to draft firearm ordinance

    Hahira City Council voted Thursday to draft a firearm ordinance barring firearms at council meetings, after conferring with Valdosta and Lowndes County as to their firearm policies.

    July 11, 2014 1 Photo

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