Fri., January 11, 2013 2:27pm
Authorities say they have made an arrest in connection with the death of Jasmine Benjamin, a freshman at Valdosta State University who was found dead in a study room of her dorm just before Thanksgiving. GBI Special Agent Steve Turner said Friday that 18-year-old Darien Joseph Meheux of Lawrenceville was taken into custody late Thursday night at the Schley County Sheriff's Office in Ellaville.
Thu., November 29, 2012 1:00pm
Valdosta State University is installing cameras in residence hall elevators, including the dormitory where a 17-year-old freshman was found dead in a study lounge. A school spokeswoman said the project began before Jasmine Benjamin's body was found, and wiring for the cameras was installed several weeks ago.
Tue., April 26, 2011 9:06am
Valdosta State University President Patrick Schloss has announced that he will leave the south Georgia school for another position with the state university system.