Ga. teacher faces student sex charges

VALDOSTA, Ga. - A Georgia high school teacher has been arrested and charged with having sexual contact with her male students.The Valdosta Daily Times reports 42-year-old Phoebe Chapman turned herself in to...

Rallying around the flag

...qualifies as free speech protected by the Bill of Rights.So Valdosta State University authorities made the right decision Friday...tattered flag to demonstrators.One member of the group told the Valdosta Daily Times they were desecrating the flag as "a symbol of...

Flag-walking 'black eye'

My reading of the U.S. Flag Code is that walking on the U.S. flag is illegal.The Valdosta State University administration and the VSU police should have stopped the walking on the flag during a recent student demonstration...

Ball hits, kills Georgia baseball player

VALDOSTA, Ga. - Valdosta High School officials say a freshman athlete is dead after a baseball struck him in the head during a game.The Valdosta Daily Times reports 14-year-old Colton Shaw died Thursday after...

No. 20 Georgia Regents breezes past Valdosta State

...a 92-61 men's basketball win over Valdosta State on Wednesday afternoon at Christenberry...Blazers (4-1) were kept in check. Valdosta State shot 36 percent from the field...first meeting in three years against Valdosta State, Georgia Regents (4-0) scored...


...BaseballBlazers blast past the LionsIn Valdosta, Ga., the Blazers scored in every inning but two and Bryant Hay man tied the Valdosta State single-game record with six hits...Paine College at Billy Grant Field.Valdosta State (4-0) swept the three-game...

Death haunts mother who can't get answers

...without anyone picking up. She said she got the police in nearby Valdosta to go and verify that there was someone there and to pass along...Cornelius was having trouble breathing and was sent back to Valdosta. In less than a week, his prognosis was so poor that the...

Georgia lawmakers vote as deadline nears

...breeds of dangerous and ferocious dogs, but that is a responsibility best left to the state, said Sen. Ellis Black, R-Valdosta.He waved a letter from the American Ken nel Club while explaining the measure. His bill said "the regulation of domestic...

DDA board gives support for brewpubs

...interested in coming to downtown Augusta, but they're going to wait to see what this bill is going to do," said Woodard, adding that other Georgia cities, like Valdosta and Savannah, have already signed on as supporters of SB 63.

Tigers fall in Valdosta

VALDOSTA 21, SWAINSBORO 0VALDOSTA, Ga. - Powerful Valdosta eased past Swainsboro after being held scoreless in the first quarter. Swainsboro 0 0 0 0 ? 0Valdosta 0 7 7 7 ? 21Second QuarterV?Jontae Baker 11 from Cole Massingill (Brennan...