July Annual BBQ we were joined by a number of local Democratic
candidates who shared with us why they were running for office. We
were also joined by Sarah Todd, Democratic Party of Georgia Vice Chair
for County Parties, and Claudia Collier, Democratic Party of Georgia
You’ve already seen
a few pictures from the BBQ.
Here are videos from that fine day, July 6, 2017.
diverse panel from students to faculty to professionals to the Lowndes County Commission Chairman discussed animal rights at the 7 December 2015
Lowndes County Democratic Party monthly meeting.
The next meeting is tomorrow, 4 January 2016, about
local health issues.
Everyone is invited, and he’s a Democrat.
Demarcus Marshall is holding a Town Hall for his superdistrict 4
(east side) and all of Lowndes County, 6PM 15 December 2015
at the Lowndes County Civic Center, 2102 E Hill Ave., Valdosta, GA 31601.
I want to personally thank the citizens of Super District 4 for your
continued support in representing you and the districts’ best
interest. It has truly been an honor to serve you. As with last
year, 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
Please join us for a public meeting about the issue of animal rights and animal welfare on Monday, December 7 at 6:00 pm. Facebook event.
Dr. Amanda Hall says:
“The manner in which we care for our pets is a measure of the quality
of our community as a whole. A community that tolerates animal
cruelty and neglect is one that tolerates low standards throughout
Our guest panel speakers will include:
Dr. Amanda Hall from Baytree Animal Hospital,
Dr. Tom Aiello from the VSU History Department,
Ashlie Prain from the VSU Anthropology Club,
and Michelle Williams from the Pixel Fund Rescue.
Lowndes County has been invited to send a speaker about the animal shelter,
but has not yet responded.
The meeting will take place at Mama June’s restaurant at 3286 Inner Perimeter Road. You do not need to purchase food to join in the discussion.
Lowndes County Chairman Bill Slaughter, asked for the County Commission
to do more to oppose the Sabal Trail pipeline,
said they had contacted the county’s statehouse delegation
to ask Gov. Deal to oppose that pipeline.
GA Rep. Darrel Bush Ealum
has taken the lead in talking to the governor,
and here’s a handy table
of contacts for statehouse members.
Other issues discussed included trash collection,
transportation, property taxes, fossil fuel divestment, wastewater, fracking, clean water, the Alapaha River Water Trail, and Georgia
is now the fastest growing solar market in the country.
This was at the Continue reading →
COMES NOW LOWNDES COUNTY DEMOCRATIC PARTY (LCDP), as friends of the
court and concerned citizens in the above-entitled action in support
of the Defendants and file this their brief with the court in the
above referenced case and states as follows and provides in support
thereof the following:
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 →
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.