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ATLANTA — The Secretary of State created a new task force Monday to protect the security of widespread absentee ballot voting during the Georgia primary.
ATLANTA — Georgia’s coastal cities were quick to shutdown beaches to curb the spread of COVID-19. That was until Gov. Brian Kemp’s shelter-in-place order late last week reopened the beaches.
VALDOSTA — Sunday saw no change in confirmed coronavirus cases in Lowndes County, according to the noon update of the Georgia Department of Public Health daily status report.
VALDOSTA — Gov. Brian Kemp’s order closing K-12 classrooms for the rest of the school year in Georgia doesn’t apply to private schools, but many private schools in Lowndes County are following the governor’s lead.
VALDOSTA — Two more cases of COVID-19 were confirmed in between the noon and 7 p.m. updates of the Georgia Department of Public Health daily status report.
VALDOSTA — Gov. Brian Kemp’s decision Friday to authorize Georgia sheriffs to enforce business closures under emergency COVID-19 pandemic orders shouldn’t be too hard to enforce in Lowndes, according to the county sheriff.
VALDOSTA – The City of Valdosta is temporarily suspending recycling services during the COVID-19 pandemic effective Friday, April 3, according to a statement from the city. The service will be suspended until further notice.
VALDOSTA — A Lowndes County nursing home confirmed Friday one of its residents tested “presumptive positive” for the COVID-19 virus.
VALDOSTA — Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, Lowndes County’s public works department has shifted from regular duties to an “on-call” model for the next week.
NASHVILLE — The newest special assistant U.S. attorney was sworn into office March 25 in Albany — although she never left Berrien County that day.
ATLANTA — Gov. Brian Kemp released his shelter-in-place order Thursday evening that mandates Georgia residents stay in their homes with few exceptions.
ATLANTA — Gov. Brian Kemp issued the details late Thursday of the state's shelter-in-place order that is effective Friday. This is a developing story. Details to follow.
VALDOSTA — Admission requirements to enter Wiregrass Georgia Technical College have been made a little easier in the wake of the nation’s COVID-19 pandemic.
VALDOSTA – The Valdosta Lowndes Retired Educators Association is canceling its April 13 meeting due to the coronavirus situation and "shelter in place" guidelines.
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