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Early voting underway for Lowndes County E-SPLOST  WCTV

Voters in Lowndes County are making a push to help public schools.

Plans for LHS Taking Shape

LOWNDES CO, Ga. – At Monday's Lowdes County Board of Education meeting, the new high school phase-out construction plan was officially approved.

Turner kicks off Youth Art Month | Local News  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — As a focus on art education, Youth Art Month spotlights the works of students.

Lowndes High design approved | Local News  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — Lowndes High School construction can finally move forward. Design plans have been selected.

High Speed Chase Ends in Crash, Arrest

A high speed chase ended in a Wednesday crash and arrest of Polynesha Fre-Shaun Curry.

Redshaw returns as head baseball coach at Lowndes  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA –– Danny Redshaw is the new Lowndes High baseball coach.

Young Artists Recognized at Turner Center

Nearly 1000 students art works are on display at the Turner Center for the Arts, representing approximately 50 regional schools for Youth Art Month.

UPDATE: Teen charged with bringing firearm to Lowndes High  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — A teenager has been arrested after bringing a firearm to Lowndes High School in a book bag Monday, according to the sheriff's office.

LHS construction plans stall | Local News  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — The Lowndes County Board of Education doesn't have a Lowndes High School design picked out despite construction nearing.

Ground to Break on New Lowndes High School

LOWNDES COUNTY, Ga. – On Monday, January 14, the Lowndes County School Board of Education voted to move forward with designs for a new Vikings ...

Plans for new Lowndes High School move forward  WCTV

A new facility for high school students in Lowndes County is one step closer to reality.

Lowndes school system plans to spend millions on renovation  WALB

The Lowndes County Board of Education met to discuss the plan for a school renovation project, expecting to cost near 60 million dollars in taxpayer money.

Third autopsy shows Lowndes High school student's death not an accident  WRBL

Valdosta Daily Times reports third autopsy refutes initial findings by GBI that Kendrick Johnson;s death was accidental.

Lowndes High hosts homecoming pep rally | Local News  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — Lowndes High School will host a community pep rally.

School board to review Lowndes High construction | Local News  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — Lowndes County School District Board of Education has called a meeting to move forward with the Lowndes High School construction project.

Lowndes holds 52nd commencement  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — Wearing crimson caps and gowns, 643 Lowndes High School students graduated Saturday morning at Martin Stadium.

LHS play will go on  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — Lowndes High School Off-Broadway plans to prove the show must go this weekend.

LHS construction back to square one | Local News  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — The Lowndes County School Board of Education rescinded negotiating with Cauthan Construction & Perry McCall for the Lowndes High School ...

Half day announced for Lowndes students | Local News  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — At last minute, the Lowndes County Schools Board of Education brought up the possibility of closing schools early Friday.

Lowndes High students excel | Local News  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA – A county student has qualified as a National Merit Program semifinalist.

LHS to stage plays from Disney to Shakespeare | Local News  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA – Lowndes High School Off-Broadway is preparing a new season of shows.

Lowndes wrestling wins Tifton Duals Tournament | Local Sports  Valdosta Daily Times

The Lowndes High School wrestling team won the Tifton Duals Tournament on Saturday.

Lowndes FBLA competes  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA – Thirteen Future Business Leaders of America members from Lowndes High School attended the Georgia FBLA Region 2 Conference at Coffee ...

A homecoming first: No. 8 Lowndes hosts run-first Lincoln in 1st meeting  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — When Lincoln (Fla.) visits Lowndes on Friday, it will be the first meeting between the two programs.

Lowndes school custodians could get new boss | Local News  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — Some Lowndes County Schools custodial employees could be switched to a different employer this year.

Lowndes students tapped for advisory council | Local News  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA – State School Superintendent Richard Woods has selected three students from Lowndes County Schools to serve on the 2018-19 State School ...

Lowndes High homecoming queen, king  Valdosta Daily Times

Dave Sundin | The Valdosta Daily TimesUnique Davis was named the 2018 Lowndes High School homecoming queen with Travis Tisdale homecoming king ...

Lowndes High exceeds state graduation rate average  WALB

According to the Georgia Department of Education, graduation rates have reached their highest levels recorded since 2012 One South Georgia School has ...

Lowndes students excel at FFA convention  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA – Lowndes High School student Clay Parker was elected secretary of the Georgia FFA Association at the recent state convention of the Georgia FFA ...

One Lowndes: Students, staff remember Jaylen Lott  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA— "To the one who put others before himself."

LHS students earn math awards | Local News  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA – For the 45th consecutive year, high school students from across the state of Georgia travelled to Georgia Southwestern State University in ...

The Perfect Score: Lowndes High senior makes 1600 on SAT  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — Lowndes High School senior Joyce Liu just joined a group of less than 1 percent by making a perfect score of 1600 on the SAT exam.

Lowndes Looking To Keep Their Road Warrior Mentality Going Strong  WTXL ABC 27

VALDOSTA, Ga. (WTXL) - Two wins stand in the way between high school football teams and a State title, as we're in the State Semifinals in both South Georgia ...

Member opposes LHS construction choice | Local News  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — Lowndes County School System moved forward with construction negotiations for Lowndes High School this week, despite a board member ...

Returning champ wins Lowndes spelling bee | Local News  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — Taj. The word that declared Henry Corbitt a Lowndes County spelling bee champion, yet again. The Lowndes Middle School eighth grader ...

Lowndes High Victorious Over Cherokee High, Advances to Second Round

LOWNDES – With a victory over Cherokee High School, the Vikings advance to the second round of the 2018 state football playoffs. On Friday November 16, ...

Noles News: Young guys are stepping up this Spring  Tomahawk Nation

Former scout team players are contributing in a bigger fashion this offseason, and everybody is practicing with more tempo.

Lowndes recognizes top 10 seniors | Local News  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — Lowndes High School student recognition committee held its Third Annual Top Ten Signing Day in the LHS gymnasium.

Vikings Signing Day: Six players sign LOIs | Local Sports  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA –– Lowndes High hosted its National Signing Day on Wednesday as six athletes signed letters of intent with their schools of choice.

Lowndes High senior drowns off Florida beach  WCTV

A senior at Lowndes High School has died after being pulled from the water off St. Augustine Beach in Florida.

Lowndes High School TSA Competes | Local News  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA – Student leadership in Lowndes Technology Student Association continues.

In a rush: Long TD runs power Vikings past Trojans  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA, Ga. — Lowndes' run game looked to be in trouble early.

Lowndes High names STAR student | Local News  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — Vincent Nathanael Strickler is the 2018 Lowndes High School STAR student.

Board reviews new Lowndes High proposal  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — The school superintendent updated Lowndes County Board of Education about the new Lowndes High School project this week.

State: City school rated unsatisfactory; County schools get top marks  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — A city school has received an unsatisfactory rating in a state survey. Meanwhile, all county schools received top ratings.

Lowndes' Elkins makes history, signs with Austin Peay State  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA –– Lowndes golfer Payton Elkins is a Region 1-7A champion, a hard worker and a good person.

Third autopsy claims foul play in Valdosta gym mat death case  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Results from a third autopsy conducted on the body of Kendrick Johnson — the second performed at the behest of Johnson's parents — have been released, ...

County alternative school taking new approach  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — A new administrative hire this year will come with expansive changes across the halls of the Lowndes County Schools alternative program.

New Lowndes school employees prepare for year  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — School starts in less than two weeks but new Lowndes County Schools certified and classified staff are returning already to prepare for work in a ...

UPDATE: One dead in Sunday night wreck | Local News  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — One person is dead after a traffic accident that happened Sunday night.

Spring Art  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA – Taylor Gray didn't create “How Much Love” to win awards but to capture a special day in the life of her family.

Woody Leonard to be inducted into National High School Band Director Hall of Fame  Tifton Gazette

TIFTON — Woody Leonard, the former band director at Tift County High School (TCHS) and Director of Bands at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College (ABAC), ...

EDITORIAL: The arts are back | Editorials  Valdosta Daily Times

Regional arts return this week in a big way. The Annette Howell Turner Center for the Arts opened new exhibits, featuring the Drawproject, Irene Dodd and David ...

LHS will host PROBE Fair | Local News  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA – Lowndes High School hosts the PROBE College Fair.

Vikettes, best friends sign letters of intent | Local Sports  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — For almost 10 years, best friends Rylin Hedgecock and Sophie Sumner have learned and nearly perfected the game of high school softball ...

Lowndes County School System School Star Climate Ratings

LOWNDES – The 2018 CCRPI School Star Climate Ratings were released by the Georgia Department of Education on October 29, 2018. Each school received ...

Student earns perfect SAT scores | Local News  Valdosta Daily Times

Submitted PhotoLowndes High School senior Adam Shoemaker took the SAT subject tests in Math Level 2 and chemistry Aug. 25, according to school officials.

Sheriff donates cars to Lowndes High | Local News  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — Lowndes County Sheriff Ashley Paulk donated three cars to the Lowndes High School driver's education program.

Valdosta high school senior pulled from water at St. Augustine Beach dies

Family and friends are mourning a Valdosta high school senior who died after being pulled from the ocean in St. Augustine Beach.

Schools, cops reflect on Parkland | Local News  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — Valentine's Day marks the first anniversary of the worst school shooting in U.S. history.

LHS student dies in St. Augustine | Local News  Valdosta Daily Times

ST. AUGUSTINE BEACH, Fla. — A Lowndes High School senior died after going missing at St. Augustine Beach Sunday afternoon.

Former Lowndes Middle School Paraprofessional Arrested

LOWNDES - The Lowndes Board of Education was alerted to allegations of inappropriate text messaging between a now former Paraprofessional at Lowndes.

Lowndes sweeps Hiram Johnson Invitational | Local Sports  Valdosta Daily Times

The Lowndes track and field teams finished first at the Hiram Johnson Invitational at Lowndes High School on Wednesday.

Georgia high school football player drowns in Florida days before graduation  Fox News

A Georgia high school senior drowned Sunday in Florida days before he was set to graduate.

LHS FFA excels in national convention | Local News  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA – Ian Bennett, Lowndes High School graduate and National FFA officer, completed his year of *service* at this year's National FFA Convention.

20 arrested in Lowndes County in FBI sweep  WCTV

Twenty people were arrested Thursday in Lowndes County in a sweep by the FBI Gang Taskforce.

Lowndes taps Antonia Tookes as new girls basketball coach  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA –– Lowndes High School introduced Antonia Tookes as its new girls basketball head coach on Thursday.

No new tax for new Lowndes High  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — A new Lowndes High School can be built without a tax hike and could be paid off in less than five years, the county's top educator said.

Energy upgrades could save county schools millions  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — The Lowndes County school system could save $13.6 million over the course of the next 15 years on energy and operating costs with the savings ...

KJ family seeks coroner's inquest | Local News  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — The family of Kendrick "KJ" Johnson has filed a petition for a coroner's inquest, demanding a jury hear evidence regarding the teen's death nearly ...

Stadium Arms Race: Schools compete to update sports facilities  Valdosta Daily Times

NASHVILLE – Dirt and construction equipment fill what will be a walkway and bleachers.

Winnersville classic tickets selling fast  WALB

Friday is the big day for the Winnersville classic and people were lined up in Valdosta to get their hands on tickets.

Much Ado About Nothing: Lowndes ready for Shakespeare comedy  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA – For a play titled "Much Ado About Nothing," the comedy certainly requires a great amount of work to, well, make it work.

Scholar program welcomes new members | Local News  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — Thirty-eight high school juniors and seniors were recently welcomed into the Valdosta State University Sullivan Scholar Program.

GED Classes Accepting Students in February in Lowndes County

VALDOSTA Ga., – The Lowndes County Adult Education/GED program at Wiregrass Georgia Technical College is now accepting new students to enroll in free ...

'Good to be back': Former Blazers star Sparks joins Vikings coaching staff  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA –– Former Valdosta State men's basketball player Josh Sparks joined the Lowndes Vikings coaching staff over the weekend.

Lowndes seeks new high school designs | Local News  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA, Ga. — The Lowndes County Board of Education is seeking professional designs for a new high school.

Lawyers for Kendrick Johnson's parents want evidence presented in front of jury  WTVM

The lawyers are seeking to change the cause and manner of death on Johnson's death certificate.

Lowndes schools honor 2018 retirees | Local News  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA – Before the May Lowndes Board of Education meeting, the 2018 retirees were recognized at a special reception, hosted by Lowndes Education ...

Teen found unresponsive at Moody identified as Lowndes High student  WCTV

We've learned the identity of a teenager who was found unresponsive at a pool on Moody Air Force Base on Sunday and later passed away.

Lowndes defense holds Bainbridge to one score  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — Bainbridge quarterback Jackson Wheeler finding Bryce Worthy for a 13-yard touchdown early in the second quarter was the team's only score in ...

Kendrick Johnson’s parents will exhume his body — again  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Kendrick Johnson's body was found in a rolled-up gym mat five years ago; his parents remain convinced he was murdered.

LHS Mock Trial to compete in Final Elite 8  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA— Lowndes High School opened its season in October with 106 other teams from around the State of Georgia.

Five Lowndes athletes sign LOIs  WCTV

Five Lowndes High School athletes signed their national letters of intent to go and play at the next level.

Multiple Veterans Day Parades, Programs, Career Day, Scheduled for Schools Nov 12

VALDOSTA – Several Veterans Day events are scheduled for Monday, November 12. Westside Elementary School – 2nd Annual Veteran's Day Parade at 8:30 ...

Teen drowns in pool on Moody Air Force Base  WTXL ABC 27

LOWNDES COUNTY, Ga. (WALB) - A community is mourning the loss of a 17-year-old boy who died in Lowndes County. Joshua Gardner drowned at a pool on ...

Clemons named Distinguished Alumnus  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA – The Lowndes Education Improvement Foundation will host its Annual Distinguished Alumnus and Awards Banquet, 6 p.m., April 19, at Lowndes ...

Online Love Ends in Kidnap, Arrest in Hahira

Joshua Brandon Sexton, 18, kidnapped a cab driver in Panama City Beach, Florida, telling him to drive to Hahira, Georgia to meet and pick up his online minor ...

Lowndes JROTC to compete nationally | Local News  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA, Ga. — After advancing through two phases of online competition, the Lowndes High School JROTC Academic Team will compete at the 2018 U.S. ...

American Legion hosts Veterans Day program | Local News  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA – American Legion Post 13 hosts a Veterans Day program.

Georgia high school football player pulled from water at Florida beach dies  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Jaylen Lott, 18, of Valdosta, Georgia, went missing while swimming in the ocean near Ocean Trace Road Sunday in St. Augustine Beach, Florida.

Football player days from graduation dies after being pulled from ocean  USA TODAY High School Sports

Jaylen Lott was just days away from graduation at Lowndes High School.

Parents to exhume Valdosta teen's body again  WJXT News4JAX

VALDOSTA, Ga. - The parents of a teenager found dead inside a rolled-up gym mat at a Georgia high school will exhume their son's body for a second time, the ...

Balancing act  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — At least for one night, Lowndes' offense was reminiscent of last year's high-powered version.

Hurricane Michael Closings & Delays

Brookfield Academy- CLOSED 10/10; Little Angel's Preschool & Childcare- CLOSED 10/10 & 10/11; Open Bible- CLOSED 10/10. Fall Break is still 10/11-10/12 ...

UPDATE: Deputies investigate student's death at Lowndes High School  WTXL ABC 27

UPDATED: 1/14/2013--11:25 p.m.. VALDOSTA, Ga. (WTXL)--Family members are mourning the loss of a 17-year old boy whose body was found at his south ...

Coastal Plains Charter holds graduation | Local News  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — Coastal Plains Charter High School Class of 2018 held its graduation last week at Wiregrass Technical College.

Georgia Wins | Local News  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — Fighting through her emotions, a teary-eyed Brandi Gartman was overcome with pride as she talked about her daughter, 16-year-old Georgia ...

Community Health: Northside Family Health opens to serve | Local News  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — Parent company South Central Primary Care Center expanded into Lowndes County with the addition of its newest health-care facility, Northside ...

ATTN: Lowndes County Makes Sand Available to Residents for Weather Preparedness

LOWNDES – The forecast has not changed from yesterday with regards to the possibility for localized flooding. Lowndes County is providing sand for residents ...

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