VALDOSTA — The Center for Applied Social Sciences at Valdosta State University presents "Understanding and Managing Law Enforcement Temporal Arrest-Related Deaths," 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, Jan. 29-30, in the University Center Magnolia Room.

VALDOSTA – South Georgia Regional Library, 2906 Julia Drive, hosts Floyd Clown and William Matson's author event, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Feb. 3.  

VALDOSTA – The American Red Cross of South Georgia office is opening its doors to the public this week. 

VALDOSTA – Two schools will benefit from monetary donations thanks to the Pinevale Alumni Association and Walmart.


VALDOSTA – Darrell Moore, Valdosta State University executive director of the Center for South Georgia Regional Impact, recently spoke to the United States House of Representatives Committee on Oversight and Reform.

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There is a simple and unsettling reality in the United States. Most Americans are not financially prepared for retirement. 


WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s lawyers plunged into their impeachment trial defense Saturday by accusing Democrats of striving to overturn the 2016 election, arguing that investigations of Trump’s dealings with Ukraine have not been a fact-finding mission but a politically motiva…

"Spinning Out," the latest ice skating drama from Netflix, tackles the competitive world of figure skating and the difficulties of living with bipolar disorder.

VALDOSTA – Since the announcement of Arglass Yamamura, Lowndes County has been abuzz about its potential. Now, the community is being given a chance to be a part of the business.

Pity the writer who has to follow Jason Aaron's seven-year run on "Thor."

Readers meet Tim Jamieson in the opening pages of Stephen King's latest novel, "The Institute."

Tom Brokaw has had a tremendously successful career — award-winning newsman, network anchor in the days when the position still carried national prestige and influence, bestselling author and the man who coined the phrase "Greatest Generation" referring to the men and women who came of age d…


WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic House prosecutors launched their final arguments Friday at Donald Trump’s impeachment trial arguing the president will persist in abusing the power of his office ahead of the 2020 election unless Congress intervenes to remove him from office.


MOODY AIR FORCE BASE — When the AFC and the NFC clash in Orlando, Fla., this weekend in Pro Bowl action, the Flying Tigers will be overhead.

VALDOSTA — The Valdosta-Lowndes County Development Authority convened earlier this week for its first meeting of 2020. 

VALDOSTA – Drivers getting bogged down by the traffic at Forrest Street and Park Avenue will get relief in the coming months.

VALDOSTA — The parents of a Lowndes High School student who died in 2013 have filed another lawsuit in federal court alleging their son's death was due to foul play.


VALDOSTA — With five flu deaths so far this season in South Georgia, health authorities urge people not to skip vaccinations.


ATLANTA — The Georgia Bureau of Investigations director vowed to lawmakers this week to address the extreme backlog in the state's crime labs.

LIVE OAK, Fla. – Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park has added Greensky Bluegrass,  Béla Fleck & The Flecktones, Sierra Hull, Ghost Light and Jon Stickley Trio to the lineup for the Fourth Annual Suwannee Spring Reunion.

VALDOSTA – Often described by past delegates as a “once in a lifetime opportunity,” Colquitt EMC is looking to sponsor delegates for the 2020 Washington Youth Tour. 

VALDOSTA – The Annette Howell Turner Center for the Arts Guild, the fundraising arm of the center, hosts the Third Annual Valdosta Food & Wine Classic.

ATLANTA — Gov. Brian Kemp wants new legislation to combat human trafficking.

MOULTRIE – Local leaders of faith attended the most recent Interprofessional Education session at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine South Georgia. 


VALDOSTA – St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church hosts its Day of Renewal Saturday, Jan. 25 with special guest Gus Lloyd. 


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