University System of Georgia enrollment rises; smaller universities see decline

...percent of the 3,910 students it has in the fall of 2014.Among the schools with reduced enrollment are Augusta University, Valdosta State University and Savannah State University which each lost 2.3 percent.A challenge for Augusta University is the higher...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Georgia Music Hall of Fame's Royal had unique voice

...incredible careers that just seemed charmed with mostly all of the right things happening at just the right times.He was born in Valdosta, Ga., on April 3, 1942. His family moved to Marietta, outside of Atlanta, where he began diving into the music scene...

Georgia senators study medical billing limits

...said. "I cannot be bound by a contract I have never seen."On the other hand, employers such as Langdale Industries of Valdosta, Ga., see the frustrations their workers face, said Barbara Barrett, the company's assistant vice president for human...

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...

Arrest after Georgia toddler dies

VALDOSTA, Ga. - A south Georgia man has been arrested and charged with murder in...2-year-old boy. Local media report that 31-year-old James Michael Smith of Valdosta was arrested Thursday by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation and the Brooks...


...Wiggins and Joshua Mulloy have earned bachelor's degrees from Valdosta State University. Ashley Cutler has graduated with a master's...degree. Jordaon Smith has been named to the dean's list at Valdosta State for the summer 2015 semester.

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...

Ga. teen rests after plague scare

...in California, her father, Ben, told GHN on Wednesday.Hannah, under doctors' orders, will take a semester off from Valdosta State University, where she is a sophomore majoring in biology and pre-med, said Ben Lindquist, an attorney in Thomasville...

Valdosta State gives campers taste of college football

...football players got a taste of collegiate football Wednesday.In the midst of their mini-camp tour through Georgia, Division II Valdosta State University's coaching staff paid a visit to Augusta Prep, where close to 40 players took part in the two-hour event...

Swainsboro rallies past ECI

...Steele 4-34. Swainsboro?Michael Franklin 2-20, McCoy 3-53, Stanford 1-34, Shannon Brown 1-15.Records: Swainsboro 1-1, ECI 0-1. Next: Swainsboro at Valdosta, 7:30 p.m. Friday.