IBEW Local Union 1947

2643 Loch Laurel Road
Valdosta, GA 31601, USA

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Blazers look to continue winning momentum

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 21:19:28 -0700

If VSU wants to earn its third straight win, they must handle Shorter and the Homecoming distractions.

Voters Decide If Georgia Will Become First State To Cap State Income Tax Rate

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:03:45 -0700

Amendment A, a proposed Georgia Constitutional Amendment would make it illegal to raise the state income tax rate in Georgia, but is it necessary?

Luncheon to discuss importance of women voters

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:54:37 -0700

Nearly 70 women came to Thomasville Wednesday afternoon to talk about the importance of their voice and their vote in the upcoming election.

Wiregrass Technical College Gets Largest Donation In School History

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:49:03 -0700

Dr. Edward Mark, a Neurosurgeon at South Georgia Medical Center pledged $1 million to Wiregrass Technical College's Health Sciences programs.

Berrien Co. Sheriff's Office warns of gurney thefts

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:40:16 -0700

Sometime between Friday night, October 17th and Wednesday morning, October 22nd, someone stole a gurney from Lovein Funeral Home in Nashville. A gurney was also reported stolen from a funeral home in Tifton and Adel during the same time period.

Two arrested, third sought in Cuthbert shooting

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:40:10 -0700

DeCarlos Byrd, age 28, of Hampton, VA. and Maurice Pinkins, age 28, of  Cuthbert, were arrested and charged with Reckless Conduct, Pointing a Gun at Another, and Discharge of a Firearm near a Public Highway. Pinkins was also charged with False Statements. Byrd and Pinkins are in jail.

VSU observatory will be open to public for Thursday's eclipse

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:39:50 -0700

The university's observatory, which is located on the roof of Nevins Hall, will be open to the public from 6 p.m.-7 p.m. Thursday.

Wilcox Co. man arrested in statewide child porn bust

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:39:40 -0700

A Wilcox County man has been arrested in a Georgia Bureau of Investigation of people trading child pornography.George Adams, 18, of Wilcox County was arrested along with 17 others across Georgia.Agents with the three month investigation, called Operation MasqueRAID, executed 44 search warrants in 31 counties Wednesday.At the time of the report by authorities, 595 digital devices had been seized ...

Wiregrass receives million dollar donation

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:24:47 -0700

Wednesday morning, Valdosta neurosurgeon Ed Mark and his wife officially announced that they are donating $1 million to the college for the program.

Wiregrass Foundation South Receives Largest Donation in History

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 13:33:45 -0700

This year the Wiregrass Foundation South will add a new leaf to the Ben Copeland Leadership Giving Club in honor of a couple who is investing in the future of thousands of Wiregrass healthcare students.

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