SPOTLIGHT ON LOCAL BUSINESS: The Lowndes County Democratic Party is proud to support McKinney’s Pet Lovers located at 2000 North Ashley Street (on the corner of Park Avenue) in Valdosta.
In business since 1995, Tracy and Perry McKinney have a pet-centered point of view. Looking for natural and holistic products for their clients, they provide supplies for cats and dogs in one half of the store and fish, exotics and small pets in the other.
McKinney’s Pet Lovers employs five people who make sure customer’s pet needs are met. They can special order items if necessary and variety of favorite brands. They also sell supplies for farm animal needs as well as bedding, food and supplies for small animals.
It’s qualifying week, so please come ready to run for office or to support those who will run, to tomorrow’s LCDP monthly meeting, 6PM 7 March 2016, topic College Debt, at Mama June’s
3286 Inner Perimeter Road, Valdosta, GA (facebook event).
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.
Please join the LCDP for a public forum pertaining to “Local Health
Issues.” The meeting will take place at Mama June’s restaurant (3286
Inner Perimeter Road) at 6 PM on Monday, January 4th: facebook event.
Speaking with us will be:
(South Health District Public Health Educator),
Todd Smoot (VSU
Cross Country Coach),
and Ariel Godwin (Senior Planner, Southern
Georgia Regional Commission).
I hope you are enjoying the holiday season. It is with a heavy heart
that I inform you that Vicki Pennington, long-time treasurer for the
LCDP, passed away on Friday, January 2nd at South Georgia Medical
Center. Vicki was a wonderful person and valued member of our
community. Arrangements are in the care of the Carson McLane Funeral
Also, we would like to remind you that that our potluck meeting will
take place tomorrow (Monday Jan, 5) from 6:00-7:00 at our headquarters
1008 Slater Street, Valdosta GA (Next to VSU’s University Center).
Feel free to bring a dish of your choice, but you do not need to bring
food to join in. We are excited to be hearing from State Representative
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:
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.