Valdosta will get a new mayor.
The current mayor announced this afternoon he will not run again.
This is video of Fretti giving his state of the city address.
Mayor John Fretti has been in office for eight years.
He's the subject of an investigation he asked the district attorney to conduct.
He said he did not want that to be a distraction in the mayor's race.
A Valdosta businessman accused Fretti of double dipping on travel expenses.
In a letter announcing his decision not to run, the mayor says an unintentional error resulted in duplicate mileage reimbursement requests to the city and the state.
Fretti said he immediately repaid the state when he realized the error.
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An Albany organization is gearing up to celebrate a 'Night for Hope' that will benefit the fight against cancer in Southwest Georgia this weekend.
One person is dead after a train hit a truck in Eldorado Friday afternoon.
Several parks in Albany will be getting a facelift, thanks to a memorial project set up to remember a local teacher who died in a plane crash.
A good Samaritan quickly jumped into action to help victims involved in a car crash Friday evening in Albany.
Gang violence in Albany was the leading topic of discussion at a meeting on Friday with the Exchange Club of Albany.