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The Valdosta Daily Times wants to take a moment to thank you, our readers, for donating money, contributing toys through the Outback Riders Toy Ride and more to the 2020 Empty Stocking Fund campaign.

During this holiday season while many of us are enjoying time with family and friends, days off from work and holiday festivities, the men and women who serve and protect us are hard at work.

My youngest daughter and son-in-law will celebrate their 13th wedding anniversary next year. The time just seems right to let them know how much they mean to me and the blessings they’ve brought to my life.

At a time when most folks are reading the story of a young family turned away from an inn, a story in which a baby is born in a humble manger, many of us would like to think we would have given that family a safe place to stay, a comfortable place to rest, a crib for that small child.

We commend Deb Cox, her staff at the Lowndes County elections office and all the poll workers across our county who worked tirelessly to execute and safeguard the election. 

During the early voting period, we often write leads and headlines using words such as “slow start,” “poor showing” and “barely above double digits.”

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