Valdosta Daily Times

What We Think

What We Think
  • A look back

    Today's Times includes A Look Back, an historical accounting of the community, its faces, places, and origins.

    March 29, 2014

  • Thumbs up

    THUMBS UP: To members of the Valdosta State University softball team. This week, the Gulf South Conference named Courtney Albritton as the Louisville Slugger/NFCA National Player of the Week. Brianna Hancock earned the Gulf South Conference Pitcher of the Week. Congratulations!

    March 28, 2014

  • What happened to the rest of the world?

    Coverage of the missing Malaysian airliner has dominated national and international newscasts during the past few weeks.

    March 28, 2014

  • A busy weekend roundup

    South Georgians have numerous options of activities this weekend.

    March 27, 2014

  • Burglaries: Stay on guard

    Monday’s burglary and near-home invasion in Valdosta was thwarted by a homeowner who was able to detain one of the two young men at gunpoint while the other ran into the woods and was quickly apprehended by law enforcement.

    March 26, 2014

  • A tasty tradition

    Driving along Baytree Road this weekend, you may experience a little more traffic congestion than is normal around Temple Israel.

    March 24, 2014

  • Rodeo Lake Park brings the cowboy way

    There’s something about the farm spirit and the cowboy way. They are stitched into our nation’s ethos and its mythology. The idea of hard-fought independence. The proposition of standing on your own but always ready to stand for your neighbors.

    March 23, 2014

  • The 2014 legislative session

    It’s an election year for the governor, Senate, and House. Those seeking re-election could not raise funds during the 2014 legislative session, which ended this week with little fanfare. The 40-day period allotted for the General Assembly was over in the blink of an eye this year, weeks earlier than normal.

    March 23, 2014

  • Thumbs up

    THUMBS UP: To Wiregrass Georgia Technical College. This week, the Military Order of the Purple Heart named Wiregrass the nation’s first Purple Heart Technical College in recognition of its dedication to providing programs for military personnel, veterans and their families.

    March 21, 2014

  • Seeking spring

    Spring arrived Thursday, a welcome return given the cold temperatures of this past winter — temperatures that may drop a time or two yet in the days to come.

    March 20, 2014

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