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Victim Identified in Lowndes County Hit and Run Accident - WCTV
Tue, 18 Aug 2015 17:18:48 GMT
Victim Identified in Lowndes County Hit and Run Accident
Lowndes County, GA - A Valdosta man has been identified as the victim of an early morning hit-and-run accident in Lowndes County. According to the Georgia State Patrol, it happened around 5:30 Tuesday morning. Troopers say 38-year-old Johnny Eugene ...
Pedestrian Killed After Being Hit By SUV in Lowndes County
Road Reopened in Lowndes County After 150-Foot Sinkhole Opens - WCTV
Thu, 06 Aug 2015 01:47:55 GMT
Road Reopened in Lowndes County After 150-Foot Sinkhole Opens
Lowndes County, GA -- The Lowndes County Engineering Department has announced that Shiloh Road, CR 775 north of its intersection with Franks Creek Road, has reopened. Engineering staff along with geologists, engineers and soil scientists continued ...
Sinkhole causes road closure in Lowndes County
Large sinkhole swallows pond, closes Shiloh Rd.
Lowndes County Sheriff Elected to Georgia Sheriff's Association Position - WCTV
Fri, 07 Aug 2015 13:19:54 GMT
Lowndes County Sheriff Elected to Georgia Sheriff's Association Position
VALDOSTA, Ga. -- Lowndes County Sheriff Chris Prine was elected First Vice President of the Georgia Sheriff's Association. Prine attended the Georgia Sheriff's Associated's Summer Training Conference at Jekyll Island from July 27-29. Over a hundred ...
Prine Attends Georgia Sheriffs Training Conference
Paulding Sheriff Gets Schooled at Training Conference
Kendrick Johnson family says officials aided plot - WJXT Jacksonville
Mon, 17 Aug 2015 15:32:15 GMT
Kendrick Johnson family says officials aided plot
The amendment claims Sheriff Chris Prine and Lowndes County Schools Superintendent Wes Taylor allowed at least one unnamed person into the "old gym" at Lowndes High School to place the teen's body inside a rolled gym mat. Kenneth and Jacqueline ...
Congressman meets with military affairs council - Valdosta Daily Times
Fri, 28 Aug 2015 22:23:50 GMT
Valdosta Daily Times
Congressman meets with military affairs council
Valdosta Daily Times
VALDOSTA — The South Georgia Military Affairs Council hosted a coffee and conversation with U.S. Rep. Austin Scott, Georgia's 8th District. The group met at the Valdosta-Lowndes County Chamber of Commerce to discuss the future of Moody Air Force ...
2 Biloxi men charged with kidnapping near Georgia school - SunHerald.com
Sat, 15 Aug 2015 23:14:06 GMT
2 Biloxi men charged with kidnapping near Georgia school
LOWNDES COUNTY, Ga. -- Two Biloxi men are facing kidnapping charges after police said they snatched a 5-year-old child from the playground at Westside Elementary School in Lowndes County, WFXL-TV in Albany, Ga., reported. About 2:15 p.m. Friday, ...
Friend of Valdosta Kidnapping Suspects Speaks Out
Two Biloxi men thwarted in attempt to kidnap 5-year-old Georgia girl from ...
Child abduction thwarted
Lowndes Sheriff's attorney blasts Kendrick Johnson family claim - WTVM
Thu, 13 Aug 2015 19:45:30 GMT
Lowndes Sheriff's attorney blasts Kendrick Johnson family claim
VALDOSTA, GA (WALB) -. The attorney for Lowndes County Sheriff's Office says the latest claim by the family of Kendrick Johnson regarding Johnson's death is bogus. The Johnsons have filed an amended complaint, specifically saying that Lowndes ...
Valdosta family accuses lawmen of hiding their son's body in mat
Lowndes Co. upgrading its bandwidth - WTVM
Tue, 25 Aug 2015 22:17:30 GMT
Lowndes Co. upgrading its bandwidth
LOWNDES CO., GA (WALB) -. Lowndes County Commissioners are trying to make sure the county has enough internet bandwidth for the future. Commissioners voted Tuesday evening to approve a new internet contract that will give the county a total of 130 ...
Valdosta Sees Sanitary Sewage Overflows After Heavy Rains - WTXL ABC 27
Sun, 30 Aug 2015 02:29:33 GMT
WTXL ABC 27
Valdosta Sees Sanitary Sewage Overflows After Heavy Rains
WTXL ABC 27
VALDOSTA, Ga. (WTXL)-- Heavy rains in Lowndes County caused sanitary sewer overflows over the weekend. Manholes in several areas of Valdosta discharged at least 100 gallons of stormwater and wastewater a minute into Sugar Creek. Warning signs ...
Be prepared: We're still in hurricane season - WALB-TV
Fri, 28 Aug 2015 18:49:43 GMT
Be prepared: We're still in hurricane season
Friday's predicted path of the storm calls for Erica to travel up the Florida peninsula early next week which could bring heavy rains and high winds to south Georgia. That's why Lowndes County Clerk Paige Dukes emphasizes the need to prepare in case ...