Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports: Friday, February 5, 2016

The following arrests and citations were reported by Bainbridge Public Safety and the Decatur County Jail. The addresses listed below are given to us directly by BPS and the Decatur County Jail. Edith Nichole Anderson, 30, 3153 Old Jakin Road, Donalsonville, GA, Theft by shoplifting – misd; M Musgrove, SO; Kimberly Jersha Ford, 23, 428 E College Street,… Read More »

Multiple Car Accident on Highway 84

There was a five car accident in the eastbound lanes of Highway 84 this morning.  Decatur County 911 received a call reporting the incident at 7:41 a.m.  According to preliminary reports, there was an initial accident involving three vehicles, followed by a second accident involving two additional vehicles. According to Julie Harris, Community Affairs Director for the City of… Read More »

Scripture Of The Day – February 5th

Romans 6:23 For the wages of sin is death; but the gift of God is eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord. 1 John 5:11-12 And this is the record, that God hath given to us eternal life, and this life is in his Son. He that hath the Son hath life; and he that hath not the… Read More »

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports: Thursday, February 4, 2016

The following arrests and citations were reported by Bainbridge Public Safety and the Decatur County Jail. The addresses listed below are given to us directly by BPS and the Decatur County Jail. Victoria Anne Mancil, 31, 131 Chapman Hall Road, Bainbridge, GA, Driving w/o license on person, DUI – alcohol, seatbelt violation – adult; Kirkus, GSP; Ryan C… Read More »

SWGA Area News: $50,000 Grand Prize in local BBQ Competition

Here’s your southwest Georgia news roundup for Thursday, February 4, 2016: BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE.COM) – Bainbridge and Decatur County arrest reports for Wednesday, February 3, 2016. BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE.COM) – The 13th annual River Town Days festival will be held Friday, March 11 and Saturday March 12, 2016 at the Earl May Boat Basin in Bainbridge BAINBRIDGE, GA… Read More »

13th Annual River Town Days Will Be Bigger than Ever

The 13th annual River Town Days festival will be held Friday, March 11 and Saturday March 12, 2016 at the Earl May Boat Basin in Bainbridge.  This year’s event will feature the Flames on the Flint BBQ cook-off, free stage entertainment by the Kinchafoonee Cowboys, kids rides and activities and more.   The Flames on the Flint BBQ… Read More »

Scripture Of The Day – February 4th

Romans 13:12 The night is far spent, the day is at hand: let us therefore cast off the works of darkness, and let us put on the armour of light. Mark 13:32-37 But of that day and that hour knoweth no man, no, not the angels which are in heaven, neither the Son, but the Father. Take ye… Read More »

Flash Flood Warning Issued By National Weather Service

The National Weather Service issued a flash flood watch for most of the region for today and  this evening.  While 2-4 inches of rain will be common across the area by Thursday afternoon,  some locally heavier amounts are likely, especially across South Georgia  and the Florida Big Bend. These heavier amounts could cause flash  flooding, especially in urban… Read More »

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports: Wednesday, February 3, 2016

The following arrests and citations were reported by Bainbridge Public Safety and the Decatur County Jail. The addresses listed below are given to us directly by BPS and the Decatur County Jail. Anthony Liberen Battle, 26, 132  Moore Road, Cairo, GA, Probation Violation (original charge: driving while license suspended); P Trolinger, SO; Anthony William Washington, 54, 251 Lamar… Read More »

SWGA Area News: Local Woman Dies in House Fire

Here’s your southwest Georgia news roundup for Wednesday, February 3, 2016: THOMASVILLE, GA (WALB) – WALB has learned the name of a Thomasville woman killed overnight in a house fire. BAINBRIDGE, GA (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – Keith Pollock named Chief of the Bainbridge-Decatur County Marshal’s Office TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) — Investigators with the State Fire Marshal’s office say the fire that… Read More »

Heavy rainfall expected in Southwest Georgia on Wednesday (Radar)

FLOOD WATCH NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL 457 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016 …HEAVY RAINFALL MAY LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE AREA… …FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING… THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TALLAHASSEE HAS ISSUED A * FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST FLORIDA AND SOUTHERN GEORGIA. * THROUGH THURSDAY… Read More »

Scripture Of The Day – February 3rd

Ephesians 6:10 Finally, my brethren, be strong in the Lord, and in the power of his might. Romans 8:31 What shall we then say to these things? If God be for us, who can be against us? Galatians 6:9 And let us not be weary in well doing: for in due season we shall reap, if we faint… Read More »

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports: Tuesday, February 2, 2016

The following arrests and citations were reported by Bainbridge Public Safety and the Decatur County Jail. The addresses listed below are given to us directly by BPS and the Decatur County Jail. Brijay S Bush, 24, Georgia, Theft by taking (misd); J Long, BPS; Colby Anthony Kennedy, 21, Georgia, Driving while license suspended or revoked (misd), Tail light… Read More »

Atlanta Falcons To Host Clinic Tonite In Bainbridge

Flowery Branch – The Atlanta Falcons will host eight Moms Football Safety Clinics this spring across Georgia and the southeast. The purpose of the clinics isto provide helpful information to moms who have children that are considering or currently playing tackle football. The Falcons have hosted 12 clinics to date; with more than 1,500 moms participating in clinics… Read More »

SWGA Area News: Meigs Mayor Under Investigation

Here’s your southwest Georgia news roundup for Tuesday, January 2, 2016: BAINBRIDGE, GA (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – Bainbridge resident David Kendrick has announced his intention to run for State Court Judge in the 2016 election cycle  THOMASVILLE (TIMES ENTERPRISE) — The case against Meigs Mayor Linda Harris did not go before the grand jury for Thomas County Superior Court Monday… Read More »

SWGA Farm Credit Announces Annual Meeting

BAINBRIDGE, GA – Southwest Georgia Farm Credit will host its annual stockholders’ meeting Tuesday evening, February 16, at the Hilton Garden Inn, 101 Front Street, Albany. Registration will begin at 6:30 p.m. for stockholders and their guests, with dinner and the Business Meeting beginning at 7 p.m. The meeting will include the Association’s annual report from management and… Read More »