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Man charged with selling drugs to Moody personnel
According to the Valdosta Police Department, Devin Mitchell is charged with possession of cocaine with intent to distribute, possession of tools for the commission of a crime and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.
SCSO searching for burglary suspect
During the SCSO investigation, Deputy Tyler Harmon and Investigator Jake Brooks identified 18-year-olds Ray John Flores and Tomas Alejandro Cortes-Johnson, both of Live Oak, as suspects in the burglary.
Lowndes Co. mosquitoes test positive for West Nile
VALDOSTA, GA (WALB) -Public Health Officials have been notified numerous mosquitoes tested positive for West Nile Virus (WNV) in Lowndes County.Officials say that South Georgians need to guard against exposure to mosquitoes."Mosquito-borne illnesses are spread through the bite of an infected mosquit
Inmate dies in Valdosta State Prison
Prison medical staff, as well as Emergency Medical Technicians, attempted to revive him but were unsuccessful, GDC said. Cordova was later pronounced dead at 7 p.m. by the Lowndes County Coroner.
Officials say inmate appears to have killed himself
By: Associated PressJune 21, 2018VALDOSTA, Ga. (AP) - Officials say an inmate at Valdosta State Prison appears to have killed himself.The Department of Corrections said in a news release Wednesday that prison officers found David Cordova unresponsive in his cell around 4:55 p.m. Tuesday.The release
Man pleads guilty to three South Georgia murders
In a statement, Shealy said Ceasar was staying with Johnson for a period of time. The Lowndes County Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant at the residence, leading to the discovery of a quantity of drugs. Both Johnson and Ceasar were charged in federal court for the drugs, Shealy said.
Rodriguez: The scallop search begins
The other two harvest zones have even later start dates. The southernmost zone off of Pasco County doesn’t open until July 20 and is only open for nine days. The westernmost zone near Port St. Joe does not open until Aug. 17, but also has the latest end date of Sept. 30. I would suggest at least loo
Driver critically hurt after Lake City crash
Lake City, Fla., (WCJB) - The driver of a pick-up truck is left critically hurt after a crash in Columbia County Wednesday afternoon, according to Florida Highway Patrol (FHP).
Jasper city manager investigation continues
JASPER, Fla. — The Jasper City Council will continue the investigation into former city manager Charles Williams, despite his resignation last month.According to a letter from Shannon Kelly, of Allen Norton & Blue, PA, she halted the investigation until the board gave her further direction.“In ordin
One airlifted, two others injured after entrapment crash on I-10
LIVE OAK, Fla. (WTXL) -Authorities responded to a car crash with injuries and entrapment on I-10 EB near Live Oak.The Florida Highway Patrol says they were called to the crash around 10:56 a.m. Tuesday and reported that the northbound left lane of U.S. 129 is blocked due to the crash.The crash seems
Two men charged with burglary following brief pursuit
LIVE OAK — Two Lake City men are charged with burglary after being confronted by the homeowner and fleeing.According to the Suwannee County Sheriff’s Office, a 911 call was received on the morning of Sunday, June 17 from a homeowner in the 2700 block of 208th Street.The report states the homeowner w
Prison officials say inmate appears to have killed himself
VALDOSTA, Ga. (AP) — Prison officials say an inmate appears to have killed himself at a south Georgia facility.The Department of Corrections said in a news release Wednesday that prison officers found David Cordova unresponsive in his cell at Valdosta State Prison at around 4:55 p.m. Tuesday.The rel
Authorities report crash with entrapment on I-10EB
MGN OnlineLIVE OAK, Fla. (WTXL) -Authorities are responding to a car crash with injuries and entrapment on I-10 EB near Live Oak.The Florida Highway Patrol says they were called to the crash around 10:56 a.m. and report that the northbound left lane of U.S. 129 is blocked due to the crash.The crash
Is language becoming a problem in City of Madison?
During the Madison City Commissioners’ regularly scheduled meeting that took place on Tuesday, June 12, at 5:30 p.m., it was brought to the Commissioners attention that there have been foul words coming out of the mouths of city employees. What's the next step?
Rubio’s staff to visit next week
TALLAHASSEE — Staff representing Republican U.S. Senator Marco Rubio will be holding mobile office hours across the Suwannee Valley next week.Members of Rubio’s staff will be at the old Train Depot, 210 Ohio Ave. N in Live Oak, from 9-11 a.m. on Wednesday.
Man dead after Lake City shooting
Lake City, Fla., (WCJB) — Lake City police are investigating after a deadly shooting early Friday morning.
Eugene Jones hired as head boys basketball coach at HCHS
JASPER, Fla. — Hamilton County High School has hired a new boys basketball coach.Eugene Jones, a former assistant coach at FAMU and assistant football coach at Chiles High,takes over a program with a lot of recent success. The Trojans have gone to the state playoffs the last seven years and made a F
Columbia County to build new jail
LAKE CITY, Fla. (WCJB) -The building of a new county jail will cost some North Central Florida residents more in taxes-- but which taxes?Residents of Columbia County will vote on whether or not they'd pay a one percent sales surtax to pay for the jail but there is another option.The current jail is
Kimberly Dunn Lake City wife shoots ex husband testicles over air conditioner
Kimberly Dunn, Lake City, Florida woman arrested after shooting her estranged husband in the testicles following argument over air conditioner.
Notice of special meeting City Commission Madison Florida
The City of Madison has announced that City Commission will be holding a special meeting on Wednesday, June 20, at 5:30 p.m. for discussion and possible action on the location of Jelani’s Party Center Sign. The meeting will take place at City Hall, located at 321 SW Rutledge St., in Madison