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Posted on: November 29, 2021

Valdosta-Lowndes County Kicks Off Holiday Season, Friday, December 3

CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING CEREMONY (4.3 x 5.5 in) (2)

DATE:  Monday, November 29, 2021

CONTACT:  Meghan Barwick, Public Information Officer                            ...

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Posted on: November 12, 2021

Lowndes County Fire Rescue Hosts Structural Fire Control Course

LCFR Structural Fire Control Course 1

DATE:  Friday, November 12, 2021

CONTACT:  Meghan Barwick, Public Information Officer                            ...

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Posted on: November 1, 2021

Probate Court Closing for Lunch

Due to staff shortage, beginning Tuesday, November 2, 2021, Lowndes County Probate Court will be closed for lunch from 12:00 noon until 1:30 p.m.  until further notice. We apologize for any inconvenience.    

Detria Carter Powell...

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Posted on: October 26, 2021

Lowndes County Fire Rescue Firefighters Train to Combat Flammable Liquid Spills

Flammable Liquid Training 2

DATE:  Tuesday, October 26, 2021

CONTACT:  Meghan Barwick, Public Information Officer                            ...

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Posted on: October 6, 2021

Lowndes County Fire Rescue & Moody Air Force Base Sign Agreement for Automatic Aid

Signing 1

DATE:  Wednesday, October 6, 2021

CONTACT:  Meghan Barwick, Public Information Officer                           &nbs...

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Posted on: October 5, 2021

Second Annual Recovery Walk Held in Lowndes County

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Second Annual Recovery Walk Held in Lowndes County

 

Lowndes County, Georgia: In 2021, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) celebrates the 32nd anniversary of National Recovery Month (Recovery Month), whil...

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Posted on: October 5, 2021

Lowndes County Emergency Management Adds Additional WeatherSTEM Stations

Lowndes EOC Weatherstem Station

 

Lowndes County Emergency Management Adds Additional WeatherSTEM Stations

 

Lowndes County, Georgia: Lowndes County Emergency Management has added two additional WeatherSTEM stations which includes multiple weather sensors and systems to g...

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Posted on: October 1, 2021

Tax Commissioner, Rodney V. Cain, announces that GA DOR expands MV Express kiosk program in Lowndes

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Tax Commissioner, Rodney V. Cain, announces that Georgia DOR expands MV Express kiosk program in Lowndes County

The Georgia Department of Revenue is continuing the expansion of their self-service registration renewal kiosk program with a new location now o...

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County Clerk
Posted on: September 22, 2021

Lowndes County Fire Rescue Builds Roof Simulator

Roof Simulation 3

DATE:  September 22, 2021

CONTACT:  Meghan Barwick, Public Information Officer                             &...

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County Clerk
Posted on: August 17, 2021

Commissioner Marshall Appointed to National Leadership Positions

Demarcus Marshall

Commissioner Marshall Appointed to National Leadership Positions on Economic Development and Veterans and Military Services

 

WASHINGTON– National Association of Counties (NACo) President Larry Johnson appointed Commissioner Demarcus Marshall, Lown...

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Posted on: August 13, 2021

Lowndes County and City of Valdosta Utilities Departments Participate in Emergency Functional Exer

GAWARN Training

DATE:  August 13, 2021

CONTACT:  Meghan Barwick, Public Information Officer                             &nbs...

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Posted on: August 9, 2021

Text-to-9-1-1 Now Available for Lowndes County Residents

Text to 911

DATE:  August 9, 2021

CONTACT:  Meghan Barwick, Public Information Officer                              ...

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Posted on: July 26, 2021

Moody AFB First to Renew 10-year IGSA with Lowndes County Board of Commissioners

Moody Air Force Base Water Agreement Photo

MOODY AIR FORCE BASE, Ga. -- In October of 2016, Moody Air Force Base introduced its first Intergovernmental Support Agreement (IGSA) for water treatment to the installation. This five-year contract will expire this September and promptly be rene...

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Posted on: June 30, 2021

Lowndes County Earns StormReady Community Designation by the National Weather Service

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DATE:  June 30, 2021

CONTACT:  Meghan Barwick, Public Information Officer                              ...

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Posted on: May 24, 2021

LCFR From 2005 to 2021 – Service Expansion

2005 firefighters

In 2005, Lowndes County hired the first two full-time firefighters in Lowndes County to work a day shift.  A few years later, the paid staff was expanded to twelve firefighters and Station 10 (LCFR Headquarters, Highway 84 East) was built to hous...

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Posted on: May 24, 2021

LCFR – A History of Fire Services in Lowndes County

Fire Rescue

In the beginning...

Circa 1975, the Lowndes County Board of Commissioners directed staff to begin to draft fire districts and to plan for expansion.  At this time, Clyattville, Southside and Twin Lakes were in operation.

The 1970 Census indicates a...

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Posted on: May 13, 2021

Lowndes County Awarded Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting

Finance Department

DATE:  May 13, 2021

CONTACT:  Meghan Barwick, Public Information Officer                             

Te...

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Posted on: May 10, 2021

Commissioner Marshall Meets With U.S. Senator John Ossoff

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Commissioner Marshall Meets With U.S. Senator John Ossoff

 

Last Thursday, Dr. Demarcus Marshall, District 4, Lowndes County Board of Commissioners, was fortunate to meet with U.S. Senator Jon Ossoff. They discussed the abundance of resources now a...

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Posted on: November 29, 2021

Valdosta-Lowndes County Kicks Off Holiday Season, Friday, December 3

CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING CEREMONY (4.3 x 5.5 in) (2)

DATE:  Monday, November 29, 2021

CONTACT:  Meghan Barwick, Public Information Officer                            ...

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Posted on: November 12, 2021

Lowndes County Fire Rescue Hosts Structural Fire Control Course

LCFR Structural Fire Control Course 1

DATE:  Friday, November 12, 2021

CONTACT:  Meghan Barwick, Public Information Officer                            ...

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Posted on: November 1, 2021

Probate Court Closing for Lunch

Due to staff shortage, beginning Tuesday, November 2, 2021, Lowndes County Probate Court will be closed for lunch from 12:00 noon until 1:30 p.m. until further notice.  We apologize for any inconvenience.    

Detria Carter Powell...

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Posted on: October 26, 2021

Lowndes County Fire Rescue Firefighters Train to Combat Flammable Liquid Spills

Flammable Liquid Training 2

DATE:  Tuesday, October 26, 2021

CONTACT:  Meghan Barwick, Public Information Officer                            ...

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Posted on: October 6, 2021

Lowndes County Fire Rescue & Moody Air Force Base Sign Agreement for Automatic Aid

Signing 1

DATE:  Wednesday, October 6, 2021

CONTACT:  Meghan Barwick, Public Information Officer                           &nbs...

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Posted on: October 5, 2021

Second Annual Recovery Walk Held in Lowndes County

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Second Annual Recovery Walk Held in Lowndes County

 

Lowndes County, Georgia: In 2021, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) celebrates the 32nd anniversary of National Recovery Month (Recovery Month), whil...

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Posted on: October 5, 2021

Lowndes County Emergency Management Adds Additional WeatherSTEM Stations

Lowndes EOC Weatherstem Station

 

Lowndes County Emergency Management Adds Additional WeatherSTEM Stations

 

Lowndes County, Georgia: Lowndes County Emergency Management has added two additional WeatherSTEM stations which includes multiple weather sensors and systems to g...

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Posted on: October 1, 2021

Tax Commissioner, Rodney V. Cain, announces that GA DOR expands MV Express kiosk program in Lowndes

Tag Registration at Publix Photo

Tax Commissioner, Rodney V. Cain, announces that Georgia DOR expands MV Express kiosk program in Lowndes County

The Georgia Department of Revenue is continuing the expansion of their self-service registration renewal kiosk program with a new location now o...

Read on...

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Posted on: September 22, 2021

Lowndes County Fire Rescue Builds Roof Simulator

Roof Simulation 3

DATE:  September 22, 2021

CONTACT:  Meghan Barwick, Public Information Officer                             &...

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Posted on: August 17, 2021

Commissioner Marshall Appointed to National Leadership Positions

Demarcus Marshall

Commissioner Marshall Appointed to National Leadership Positions on Economic Development and Veterans and Military Services

 

WASHINGTON– National Association of Counties (NACo) President Larry Johnson appointed Commissioner Demarcus Mars...

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Posted on: August 13, 2021

Lowndes County and City of Valdosta Utilities Departments Participate in Emergency Functional Exer.

GAWARN Training

DATE:  August 13, 2021

CONTACT:  Meghan Barwick, Public Information Officer                             &nbs...

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Posted on: August 9, 2021

Text-to-9-1-1 Now Available for Lowndes County Residents

Text to 911

DATE:  August 9, 2021

CONTACT:  Meghan Barwick, Public Information Officer                              ...

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Posted on: July 26, 2021

Moody AFB First to Renew 10-year IGSA with Lowndes County Board of Commissioners

Moody Air Force Base Water Agreement Photo

MOODY AIR FORCE BASE, Ga. -- In October of 2016, Moody Air Force Base introduced its first Intergovernmental Support Agreement (IGSA) for water treatment to the installation. This five-year contract will expire this September and promptly be rene...

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Posted on: June 30, 2021

Lowndes County Earns StormReady Community Designation by the National Weather Service

StormReady1

DATE:  June 30, 2021

CONTACT:  Meghan Barwick, Public Information Officer                              ...

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Posted on: June 2, 2021

LCFR Expansion FAQs

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Posted on: May 24, 2021

LCFR From 2005 to 2021 – Service Expansion

2005 firefighters

In 2005, Lowndes County hired the first two full-time firefighters in Lowndes County to work a day shift.  A few years later, the paid staff was expanded to twelve firefighters and Station 10 (LCFR Headquarters, Highway 84 East) was built to hous...

Read on...

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Posted on: May 24, 2021

LCFR – A History of Fire Services in Lowndes County

Fire Rescue

In the beginning...

Circa 1975, the Lowndes County Board of Commissioners directed staff to begin to draft fire districts and to plan for expansion.  At this time, Clyattville, Southside and Twin Lakes were in operation.

The 1970 Census indicates a...

Read on...

Home
Posted on: May 13, 2021

Lowndes County Awarded Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting

Finance Department

DATE:  May 13, 2021

CONTACT:  Meghan Barwick, Public Information Officer                             

Te...

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Posted on: May 10, 2021

Commissioner Marshall Meets With U.S. Senator John Ossoff

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Commissioner Marshall Meets With U.S. Senator John Ossoff

 

Last Thursday, Dr. Demarcus Marshall, District 4, Lowndes County Board of Commissioners, was fortunate to meet with U.S. Senator Jon Ossoff. They discussed the abundance of resources now a...

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