ATLANTA (AP) — Marjorie Taylor Greene, a businesswoman who has expressed support for the far-right conspiracy theory QAnon and been criticized for a series of racist comments, has won the Republican nomination for Georgia’s 14th Congressional District.
CANTON, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia school district has quarantined more than 900 students and staff members because of possible exposure to the coronavirus since classes resumed last week and will temporarily shut down a hard-hit high school in which a widely shared photo showed dozens of maskless…
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrat Joe Biden picks California Sen. Kamala Harris as his VP, making her the first Black woman on major party presidential ticket.
ATLANTA (AP) — Amid a renewed push to remove Confederate monuments following the death of George Floyd, a rural Georgia city is confronting the fate of a rare, 18th-century pavilion where slaves were once sold.
MOSCOW (AP) — Russia on Tuesday became the first country to officially register a coronavirus vaccine and declare it ready for use, despite international skepticism. President Vladimir Putin said that one of his daughters has already been inoculated.
ATLANTA — After a photo of the crowded halls of one Georgia school went viral, Gov. Brian Kemp adamantly stood behind the decision not to mandate masks for the new school year.
VALDOSTA — Until Monday, the youngest person is Lowndes County to succumb to COVID-19 was 42 years old. That is no longer the case.
VALDOSTA — What began as a shoplifting arrest spiraled into a number of felony charges against a suspect Saturday, according to Valdosta police.
VALDOSTA — A Colquitt County woman was ordered earlier this week to pay thousands in restitution and sentenced to serve more than three years in prison for defrauding her former employer in Lowndes County.
VALDOSTA – COVID-19 has brought gatherings to a halt for months. While the pandemic cancelled a few plans for almost everyone, the event industry has had to completely rethink its livelihood.
Imagine you’re at dinner and you overhear a middle-aged couple talking about their retirement and the end of times. You tune them out, trying to focus on your steak dinner, but suddenly the man comes up to you and says, “Excuse me, we are having a debate, and I wonder if you will help us set…
Do you need a life insurance policy in retirement? One school of thought says no. The kids are grown, and the need to financially insulate the household against the loss of a breadwinner has passed.
BEDMINSTER, N.J. (AP) — President Donald Trump has bypassed the nation's lawmakers as he claimed the authority to defer payroll taxes and replace an expired unemployment benefit with a lower amount after negotiations with Congress on a new coronavirus rescue package collapsed.
VALDOSTA — Another 42 cases were added to the Lowndes County COVID-19 count Saturday afternoon, according to the Georgia Department of Public Health daily report.
ATLANTA — After passing the 200,000 case mark earlier in the week, numbers in Georgia continue to steadily rise as the state reports 213,427 cases and 4,186 deaths as of Saturday afternoon, according to the Georgia Department of Public Health daily report.
EDITOR’S NOTE: School systems faced restructuring their methods when they had to shut down due to the COVID-19 pandemic earlier in the year. With schools reopening, educators are tasked with creating a safe atmosphere for students while accommodating virtual learning. A few educators were se…
BEDMINSTER, N.J. (AP) — Ready and willing to bypass elected lawmakers, President Donald Trump seemed set to claim the power to defer payroll taxes and extend expired unemployment benefits after negotiations with Congress on a new coronavirus rescue package collapsed.
VALDOSTA — Thirty-seven more cases were reported in Lowndes County Friday, according to the Georgia Department of Public Health report.
VALDOSTA – Valdosta City Schools started its Meals on Wheels program earlier than expected after the school board delayed students return to school until after Labor Day.
ATLANTA — The U.S. Census Bureau will cut counting operations short by a month, leaving Georgia cities and counties scrambling to reach their residents.
VALDOSTA – When The Valdosta Daily Times came out 75 years ago, a banner headline running two lines deep ushered in a new age.
NASHVILLE – "Plowed Fields" — a debut novel by Berrien County native Jim Barber — has been honored with two international literary awards for storytelling excellence.
- Youngest Lowndes resident dies from COVID-19 to-date
- Valdosta approves utility bill relief grant
- UPDATE: Bank VP resigns over offensive Facebook post
- Woman sentenced for $300,000 Lowndes fraud case
- Kemp affirms no mask mandate in public schools
- Valdosta State Prison inmates infected with COVID-19
- Lowndes school board prepares for reopening, welcomes new member
- Valdosta police thwart robbery attempt
- UPDATE: Lowndes reports 5 new COVID-19 deaths; SGMC reports 70 virus patients
- Hard Choices: Parents weigh classrooms, virtual learning