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LOWNDES COUNTY, Ga. – On Monday, January 14, the Lowndes County School Board of Education voted to move forward with designs for a new Vikings ...
Lowndes school system plans to spend millions on renovation WALB
VALDOSTA, GA (WALB) - The Lowndes County Board of Education met to discuss the plan for a school renovation project, expecting to cost near $60 million in ...
Lawyers for Kendrick Johnson's parents want evidence presented in front of jury WTXL ABC 27
VALDOSTA, GA (WALB) - There is a new development in the case of Kendrick "KJ" Johnson, who's body was found on campus at Lowndes High in January ...
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 ...
UK running back signee Tisdale draws rave reviews Bowling Green Daily News
He might have to wait his turn for a chance to play at Kentucky, but perhaps the most underappreciated Kentucky football signee by UK fans was Georgia ...
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.
Valdosta weighs building new performing arts center WCTV
A new performing arts center could be on the horizon for the Valdosta community.
Community Calendar | Local News Valdosta Daily Times
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Lowndes High presents 'Tales of Terror' | Local News Valdosta Daily Times
VALDOSTA — Lowndes High School Off-Broadway presents a haunting experience this weekend.
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 holds 52nd commencement | Local News Valdosta Daily Times
VALDOSTA — Wearing crimson caps and gowns, 643 Lowndes High School students graduated Saturday morning at Martin Stadium.
Lowndes to weigh high school construction | Local News Valdosta Daily Times
VALDOSTA — Lowndes County Board of Education will discuss and potentially vote on the Lowndes High School construction plans early next month.
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 ...
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 High hosts homecoming pep rally | Local News Valdosta Daily Times
VALDOSTA — Lowndes High School will host a community pep rally.
LHS play will go on | Local News Valdosta Daily Times
VALDOSTA — Lowndes High School Off-Broadway plans to prove the show must go this weekend.
Lowndes High students excel | Local News Valdosta Daily Times
VALDOSTA – A county student has qualified as a National Merit Program semifinalist.
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.
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.
Valdosta talks possible performing arts center WALB
VALDOSTA, GA (WALB) - After putting it off for years, the City of Valdosta is in the process of considering a major project that could cost taxpayers several million ...
Lowndes students excel at FFA convention | Local News 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 ...
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 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 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 ...
Board reviews new Lowndes High proposal | Local News Valdosta Daily Times
VALDOSTA — The school superintendent updated Lowndes County Board of Education about the new Lowndes High School project this week.
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 High names STAR student | Local News Valdosta Daily Times
VALDOSTA — Vincent Nathanael Strickler is the 2018 Lowndes High School STAR student.
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 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 ...
One Lowndes: Students, staff remember Jaylen Lott | Local News Valdosta Daily Times
VALDOSTA— "To the one who put others before himself."
Lowndes High homecoming queen, king | Local News Valdosta Daily Times
Dave Sundin | The Valdosta Daily TimesUnique Davis was named the 2018 Lowndes High School homecoming queen with Travis Tisdale homecoming king ...
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.
No new tax for new Lowndes High | Local News 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.
LHS will host PROBE Fair | Local News Valdosta Daily Times
VALDOSTA – Lowndes High School hosts the PROBE College Fair.
LHS Vikings Advance to Quarterfinal Round of Playoffs ValdostaToday.com
LOWNDES – With a shutout win over Westlake High the Lowndes Vikings advance to the quarterfinal round of the 2018 state football playoffs. On Friday ...
Jaylen Lott: Lowndes High senior dies after St. Augustine Beach rescue | WJAX-TV ActionNewsJax.com
Family and friends are mourning a Valdosta high school senior who died after being pulled from the ocean in St. Augustine Beach.
In a rush: Long TD runs power Vikings past Trojans Valdosta Daily Times
VALDOSTA, Ga. — Lowndes' run game looked to be in trouble early.
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.
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.
Spring Art | Local News 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.
County alternative school taking new approach | Local News 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.
Lowndes High School TSA Competes | Local News Valdosta Daily Times
VALDOSTA – Student leadership in Lowndes Technology Student Association continues.
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 hosting community pep rally | Local Sports Valdosta Daily Times
Lowndes High School hosts a community pep rally at Martin Stadium on Sept. 13.
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 ...
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.
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.
Lowndes teacher to mentor youth | Local News Valdosta Daily Times
VALDOSTA — The white walls in room H803 will soon be bare, and empty on the floor are waiting to be filled as Lowndes High School health teacher Brittany ...
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.
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.
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.
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.
Southern Open marches into town | Local News Valdosta Daily Times
VALDOSTA — Valdosta High School Marchin' Cats offers regional bands the chance to strut their stuff Tuesday, Sept. 25, with the Eighth Annual Southern Open.
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 ...
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.
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. ...
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.
Energy upgrades could save county schools millions | Local News 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 ...
Reaching goals: Sefa scores 4 goals, Hahira girls win middle school title Valdosta Daily Times
VALDOSTA — Ella Sefa corralled her pregame nerves and used them to her advantage.
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 ...
Lowndes defense holds Bainbridge to one score | Local Sports 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 ...
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 ...
Lowndes student earns top ACT score | Local News Valdosta Daily Times
VALDOSTA — A county student earned the highest possible composite score on the ACT, a college entrance exam.
Five Vikings celebrate National Signing Day | Local Sports Valdosta Daily Times
VALDOSTA — The group of families and friends made all five Lowndes football signees feel the love at Crimson Coliseum on National Signing Day.
Lowndes school board to vote on Horizon Academy Valdosta Daily Times
VALDOSTA— The Lowndes County Board of Education is scheduled to vote on relinquishing fiscal responsibility for the local Georgia Educational Network and ...
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, ...
Lowndes hosts first quad meet | Local Sports Valdosta Daily Times
The Lowndes track and field teams hosted their first quad meet Wednesday. Valdosta, Cook, Berrien and Worth County participated.
Middle school matches support breast cancer awareness | Local Sports Valdosta Daily Times
VALDOSTA — For one evening, Lowndes' crimson and white came together to create pink.
Lowndes boys aim to make mark at sectional Valdosta Daily Times
VALDOSTA — Having won nine track and field meets this season, the Lowndes boys bring high expectations with them into the Class 7A sectional meet.
Lowndes' Brantley signs on to swim at LaGrange Valdosta Daily Times
VALDOSTA — As a high school freshman, Gracen Brantley never would have guessed she'd become a college athlete.
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.
School Discipline: Punishment viewed as learning opportunity | Local News Valdosta Daily Times
VALDOSTA — Students enrolled in Georgia K-12 education spend about six-hours a day at school for 180 days out of the year.
Michigan man: Lowndes QB Michael Barrett commits to Michigan Valdosta Daily Times
Lowndes quarterback Michael Barrett wants to be a Michigan man.
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.
FOOTBALL: Drew at Lowndes Game Preview | Sports News-Daily.com
Drew will kick off the 2018 season with a trip to Valdosta to take on state-ranked Lowndes.
Lowndes honors players, coaches at football banquet | Local Sports Valdosta Daily Times
VALDOSTA –– Hundreds gathered inside the Lowndes High School cafeteria to witness the Lowndes Vikings honoring their 2017 football team on Thursday ...
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 ...
Litmus test | Local Sports Valdosta Daily Times
VALDOSTA — With their respective region tournaments right over the horizon, the Lowndes and Valdosta tennis teams met for a non-region match Tuesday at ...
Meet Lowndes school board candidates | Local News Valdosta Daily Times
VALDOSTA — Election Day for the District 1, 2 and 3 seats of the Lowndes County Board of Education is approaching.
American Legion hosts Veterans Day program | Local News Valdosta Daily Times
VALDOSTA – American Legion Post 13 hosts a Veterans Day program.
Learning to Recover: Seminole community, schools rebuild after Hurricane Michael Valdosta Daily Times
DONALSONVILLE, Georgia — Driving into Donalsonville, everything is off. Entire forests lean at a 45-degree angle. Some are completely leveled, as if flattened ...
URGENT INFO: Lowndes County Prepares for Hurricane Florence ValdostaToday.com
LOWNDES – (September 12, 2018) Hurricane Florence has officially caught our attention due to a shift in the storm trajectory. In addition, according to ...
Lowndes Co. senior dies after accident in St. Augustine WALB-TV
A Lowndes High School senior died after going missing at St. Augustine Beach Sunday afternoon.
LHS requests merit grading change | Local News Valdosta Daily Times
VALDOSTA — The Lowndes High School principal is asking for a change to the merit grading practice.
'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.
Special Olympics: Bowling bonds students | Local News Valdosta Daily Times
VALDOSTA — To promote inclusion of special-needs students, an individual bowling event was held at Jac's Bowling Lanes Tuesday.
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.
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.
5Ks of freedom: Lowndes' Munger victorious in Independence Day race Valdosta Daily Times
VALDOSTA — Nick Rosatti stayed a few steps behind Alec Munger, just out of the 15-year-old's periphery. It was a spot Rosatti found himself just two weeks ...
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.
Stadium Arms Race: Building indoor facilities | News Tifton Gazette
Editor's note: This is the second part of a two-part look at into stadiums and their construction. For part one, please see the July 15 edition of the Tifton Gazette.
Georgia high school senior dies after being pulled from water at Florida beach Atlanta Journal Constitution
Less than two weeks before his high school graduation, a south Georgia teenager died after being pulled from the water at a Florida beach. Jaylen Lott, 18 ...
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 ...
Lowndes' Dawson signs with Truett McConnell | Local Sports Valdosta Daily Times
VALDOSTA — Shemar Dawson went from learning his way around Lowndes' track and field team to taking charge and becoming a top sprinter.
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