The district includes Brooks County with Quitman and Morven,
parts of Thomas County with Boston and part of Thomasville,
with Pavo and Barwick in between Thomas and Brooks Counties,
and part of Lowndes County, with parts of Valdosta and Hahira.
War and peace, pipelines and fracking, environment and economy,
all these and many more issues will be strongly affected by the next president of the United States,
plus several Supreme Court appointments that will resound for generations.
Today’s the day to vote in the presidential primary!
The Voter Protection Committee of the DPG has hashed out a smart and modern
plan to monitor and document any issues that might arise at the polls for
the PPP. Many thanks to Penney Allen and David Dreyer for their hard work
If any Georgia voters have any questions about their polling location, they
1) Use the hashtag #gavote411. We have volunteers monitoring social
2) Call the office at 678-278-2016. We have a team standing by to
answer the phones and direct folks in the right direction.
This is a nonpartisan election, and all candidates are invited to speak Monday night.
Here are all the candidates who qualified for this election,
according to the Lowndes County Board of Elections.
(Formatting is how they sent it.) Continue reading →
The next monthly meeting for the Lowndes County Democratic Party meeting will be held in the lobby of the Lowndes County Board of Elections at 2808 N. Oak St. Valdosta, GA 31601 on March 2nd, 2015 at 6:00 PM. This decision was made due to requests of a few members who remarked that there was too little room for members during the February meeting. Please mark your calendars for this event and come watch the LCDP continue to grow.
Valdosta, February 5th, 2015 — Two rooms filled and standing
in the hall, so many people came to hear Dr. James LaPlant talk
about how Georgia is “in play”, that the Lowndes County Democratic
Party (LCDP) is moving to a bigger venue for its March meeting.
Dexter Sharper, re-elected from District 177 (Valdosta and parts of Lowndes County) to the Georgia House,
spoke about the need for early financial education,
for gun safety instruction should be required to get a firearm permit,
for medical certification for coroner positions throughout the state of Georgia.
Rep. Sharper is a paramedic, so he’s had Continue reading →
We’ll be setting up at 10AM at John W Saunders Park, 1151 River Street Valdosta, GA.
The Pride Festival is open noon to 7PM.
Volunteers are welcome all day, especially 12-2 and 4-7.
Come meet lots of Democrats and have a good time!
Paid for and authorized by the Lowndes County Democratic Committee, PO Box 4198, Valdosta, GA 31604. Tom Hochschild (Chair); Gretchen Quarterman (Secretary); Dennis Marks (Vice-Chair Elections); Glenn Ritchie (Vice Chair Membership); Richard Saeger (Vice Chair Qualifying); James J. Parker (Treasurer). Not authorized by any candidate or candidate’s committee.