Last night LCDP Chair Tom Hochschild thanked the Valdosta City
Council that had just passed
supporting the Lowndes County Commission’s resolution
of Tuesday 9 December 2014 opposing the proposed
Sabal Trail pipeline,
as noted in the
Valdosta Daily Times this morning.
He referred to the resolution the Lowndes County Democratic Committee passed Continue reading →
Valdosta, December 1st 2014 — Prof. Tom Hochschild of VSU,
recent candidate for County Commission, is the new Chairman of the
Democratic Party (LCDP), after a party Committee meeting Saturday.
He chaired his first monthly party meeting Monday evening.
Gretchen Quarterman chose to step down as chairman saying:
“It has been a privilege to lead the LCDP for the past four years
and I look forward working with Tom and actively promoting
In addition to electing Hochschild as Chair, Quarterman was elected
as Secretary and remaining officers were re-elected to their
leadership positions including Dennis Marks (Vice-Chair for
Elections), Glenn Ritchie (Vice-Chair for Membership), Richard
Saeger (Vice-Chair for Qualifying) and James J. Parker (Treasurer).
Chairman Hochschild said
“I am excited to be working with these outstanding individuals, and
believe that we have a great foundation in place to improve the
lives of Lowndes County residents.”
Come talk with an elected Commissioner who represents half the county
and wants to hear from all of it.
facebook event, and text below.
Super District 4 Town Hall Meeting
I want to personally thank the citizens of Super District 4 for re-electing
me to represent you for the next four years. It has truly been an honor to
serve you. In keeping with my campaign promise, I want to have a town
hall meeting to solicit feedback, ideas, complaints, and concerns of
county services provided in the district and even countywide. This is
your opportunity to be heard and have a direct conversation regarding
the district. I intend on providing a State of the District address; after
which, I will open the floor for dialogue. The Civic Center will be
equipped with mics for those wanting to speak. Again, I thank you for
your support and look forward to seeing you on December 15, 2014 @
6pm in the Lowndes County Civic Center. Continue reading →
Jason Carter jumped on the counter to be heard by the SRO crowd in Lowndes County Saturday:
education, ethical government, and health care.
Vote for Jason Carter to win the election today for Governor of Georgia!
And don’t forget all the other local, state, and national Democratic candidates.
If you’ve already voted, talk to your friends and get them to the polls.
Still need motivation? Watch the video:
When Jason Carter spoke October 12th in Albany, Georgia, early voting was
Now that’s finished, and Election Day is Tuesday, November 4th.
If you haven’t voted yet, Tuesday’s the time to take all your friends
and neighbors and go vote for Jason Carter for Governor of Georgia
and for all the other Democratic local, state, and national candidates. Continue reading →
Democratic candidate for Governor of Georgia Jason Carter
returns to Valdosta this Saturday.
Come help support our next Governor,
and don’t forget to support our local and state Democratic candidates, too.
Vote today, vote tomorrow, or vote on Election Day Tuesday!
Jason Carter will be meeting and greeting:
Jason Carter for Governor
Meet and Greet
5pm Saturday 1 November 2014
Education, farming, the Carter Center, Habitat, and campaign finances.
And vote for Jason Carter for Governor of Georgia!
President Jimmy Carter spoke at ABAC in Tifton today,
and Gretchen Quarterman videoed for the Lowndes County Democratic Party.
His daddy went to ABAC to learn how to make terraces with a mule.
His family has two farms, bought in 1830 and 1904.
When he came back from the Navy, he knew little about farming,
but he felt obligated to learn.
So where did he learn how to grow cotton and peanuts?
Georgia going backwards for the past ten years.
After we had so many gains in our state.
In fact in 2000 Georgia was on the verge of becoming
the kind of state we all could be proud of.
Moving into Continue reading →
Paid for and authorized by the Lowndes County Democratic Committee, PO Box 4198, Valdosta, GA 31604. Gretchen Quarterman, Chair; Dennis Marks, Vice-Chair (Elections); Amanda Hall, Vice Chair (Membership); Richard Saeger, Vice Chair (Qualifying); Jerrell Anderson, Secretary; James J. Parker, Treasurer. Not authorized by any candidate or candidate’s committee.