Over the weekend, folks in South Georgia took to social media to express excitement over a big-name country music star set to perform in Thomasville — except it all turned out to be a possible scam.

VALDOSTA — A body was discovered Thursday afternoon along the Withlacoochee River near the Lowndes-Brooks county line off of Highway 84, said Lowndes County Sheriff Ashley Paulk.

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VALDOSTA — A Valdosta State University student died of a gunshot wound Wednesday evening, and according to the Valdosta Chief of Police Brian Childress, investigators believe it was a homicide.

As the search continues for two prison escapees who shot and killed two state corrections officers Tuesday in Putnam County, officials are looking into whether or not a truck reported stolen Tuesday night from a rock quarry in the Morgan County area is related to the case.

EATONTON - Two corrections officers are dead and two prisoners are on the run after they reportedly shot and killed the officers in Putnam County.The Georgia State Patrol and officers from various local departments have mounted an air and ground search involving more than 100 officers spread…

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NASHVILLE — A Tifton man was sentenced to life in prison Thursday morning after a Berrien County jury found him guilty of the murder of two siblings during a 2013 high-speed police chase.

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VALDOSTA — A former evidence custodian at the Valdosta/Lowndes Regional Crime Laboratory has been charged in connection with taking confiscated drugs from the lab.

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VALDOSTA — A police officer shot in the line of duty Friday is recovering at a local hospital.

The Lowndes County Superior Court True Bill Calendar lists individuals who have been indicted by a grand jury and charged with a crime. Each individual is presumed innocent until proven guilty.

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