Fort Benning’s first African American commanding general departs for Pentagon

The change of command ceremony took place Friday morning at Fort Benning’s Maneuver Center of Excellence with Maj. Gen. Gary Brito passing the baton to Maj. Gen. Patrick Donahoe.

Editorial: We honor those that served, past and present

To each military member, past or present, I salute you all.

  Military recruitment has been drastically impacted by coronavirus pandemic

Staff Sergeant and Army recruiter, Roderick Harvey has been in the Army for 10 years and recruiting for a year. Sergent Harvey said his pitch to enlist is drastically different now dealing with COVID-19.

  MCLB welcomes new commander during ceremonial Changing of Command

The community welcomes a new commander of the Marine Corps Logistics Base. After two years of service, Colonel Alphonso Trimble is stepping down as leader of the base and retiring from the service.

MCLB commander to relinquish command

Col. Alphonso Trimble will relinquish command to Col. Michael Fitzgerald.

  COVID-19 impacts Memorial Day ceremony plans in Valdosta

If we weren't in a pandemic, this cemetery today would be set up for a memorial event honoring those who have fallen while serving our country.


  Tropical storm Isaias whips up eastern US, killing at least 6

  SGMC gives update on COVID-19 patients, treatments

APD needs help identifying men in gun-pointing incident

Police said the two men entered a South Slappey Boulevard store around 1:45 a.m. on Tuesday.