Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports for Friday, June 24, 2016

The following arrests and citations were reported by the Decatur County Jail. The addresses listed below are given to us directly by the Decatur County Jail: Olivia Corrine Beard, 28, 205 W Jeter Street, Climax, GA, Simple battery (FV); Williamson, SO Benjamin Bradley Brogdon, 47, Flint River Heights, Bainbridge, GA, Failure to appear (o/c disorderly conduct and possession… Read More »

Sports: Braves beat Mets, Lebron James turns down Team USA & Florida State gets ‘State Championship’ rings

Here are your sports headlines for Friday, June 24th, 2016: BRAVES (AJC) – Braves manager Brian Snitker ejected; Braves beat Mets 4-3 MLB (ESPN) – Thursday Major League Baseball scoreboard MLB (ESPN) – Mariners minor leaguer gets 80-game suspension for PED use MLB (CBS) – Rockies unable to find trade partner; place SS Jose Reyes on release waivers MLB… Read More »

NEWS: Escaped Inmate Captured, Cairo Animal Shelter Closing, Tree Trimmer Killed and More

Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Friday, June 24, 2016: BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County arrest reports for Wednesday, June 22 BAINBRIDGE, GA (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – Memorial Hospital and Manor Hospital CEO Billy Walker cited a slowdown of cash collections lead the hospital to not having enough money to meet the costs of operation.… Read More »

Scripture Of The Day – June 24th

Psalm 37:5 Commit thy way unto the LORD; trust also in him; and he shall bring it to pass. Proverbs 3:6 In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths. Psalm 23:1-2 The LORD is my shepherd; I shall not want. He maketh me to lie down in green pastures: he leadeth me beside the… Read More »

Sports: Mallex Smith thumb injury update, Hawks send Teague to Indiana & Braves lose again

Here are your sports headlines for Thursday, June 23rd, 2016: Local BASEBALL (WALB) – Albany little leaguers headed to Mississippi for Dizzy Dean World Series National BRAVES (AJC) – Marlins end Braves winning streak at six; Braves fall 3-0 to Miami in mid-week day game BRAVES (AJC) – Mallex Smith Update: Reportedly out 8-10 weeks with broken thumb… Read More »

NEWS: Escaped Inmate, New Fireworks Rules, Man Shoots Sister, and More

Here’s your southwest Georgia news roundup for Thursday, June 23, 2016: BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest reports for Wednesday, June 22 CLINCH COUNTY, GA (VALDOSTA TODAY) – Inmate escaped Shawshank style; last seen in Lowndes county THOMASVILLE, GA (WALB) – Thomasville Police need the public’s help identifying the attackers in a brutal assault that sent… Read More »

Scripture Of The Day – June 23rd

John 14:16-17 And I will pray the Father, and he shall give you another Comforter, that he may abide with you for ever; Even the Spirit of truth; whom the world cannot receive, because it seeth him not, neither knoweth him: but ye know him; for he dwelleth with you, and shall be in you. John 16:7 Nevertheless… Read More »

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports for Wednesday, June 22, 2016

The following arrests and citations were reported by the Decatur County Jail. The addresses listed below are given to us directly by the Decatur County Jail. Derrick Dearell Carter, 24, E Gate Drive, Bainbridge, GA, Driving without headlights when required, tail lights required, possession of marijuana less than one ounce; McMillan, BPS Markeith Vashon Chrispen, 24, Victor St,… Read More »

NEWS: First National Bank Announces Merger, Pelham Family Loses Home to Fire, Man Spits on Police

Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Wednesday, June 22, 2016: BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County arrest reports for Tuesday, June 21, 2016 BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – First National Bank announced yesterday plans to merge with a Cairo bank BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Arrested man breaks equipment, assaults officers and attempts to escape from… Read More »

Bainbridge Public Safety: Arrested Man Tries to Escape, Breaks Stuff, Spits on Officers

In the late evening hours of Sunday, June 19, Bainbridge Public Safety Officers made an arrest that led to a string of chaotic events. Officer Tim Mixon was dispatched to Godwin Street in Bainbridge in reference to an “unruly subject”.  Upon arrival, the “unruly subject’s” mother stated that her son, Gabriel Washington was kicking her fence and chair… Read More »

Sports: Dirk leaving the Mavericks, Durant interested in Warriors & Braves beat Marlins in extra innings

Here are your sports headlines for Wednesday, June 22nd, 2015: BRAVES (AJC) – Braves top Marlins thanks to 2B Jace Peterson’s late game home run & RBI in 10th MLB (ESPN) – Tuesday Major League Baseball scoreboard MLB (CBS) – Struggling New York Mets make change to rotation order MLB (CBS) – MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred open to idea… Read More »

Scripture Of The Day – June 22nd

John 15:13 Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 14:2-3 In my Father’s house are many mansions: if it were not so, I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you. And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will… Read More »

First National Bank Makes a Huge Announcement

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   FIRST NATIONAL BANK OF DECATUR COUNTY AND CITIZENS BANK CAIRO ANNOUNCE DEFINITIVE AGREEMENT BAINBRIDGE AND CAIRO, Georgia (June 22nd, 2016) – First National Bank and Citizens Bank Cairo jointly announced today their definitive agreement to combine the banks in a merger transaction and will operate under the First National Bank name. Bainbridge Bancshares, Inc.… Read More »

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports for Tuesday, June 21, 2016 (afternoon edition)

The following arrests and citations were reported by the Decatur County Jail. The addresses listed below are given to us directly by the Decatur County Jail. Jeffery David Allen, 51, Old Greenville Rd, Fayetteville, GA, Probation violation (o/c child molestation); Pace, SO Michael Anthony Epstein, 48, Spring Lake Dr, Leesburg, GA, Deposit account fraud (2 counts); Trolinger, SO… Read More »

NEWS: No Seat Belt Leads to Drug Bust in Bainbridge, Arrest Reports, Tallahassee Chop Shop and More

Here’s your southwest Georgia news roundup for Tuesday, June 21, 2016: BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – On Sunday, June 19, Bainbridge Public Safety Officers made a traffic stop that led to a drug bust. BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest reports for Monday, June 21, 2016 (morning edition) TALLAHASSEE, FL (TALLAHASSEE DEMOCRAT) – Two men were arrested by… Read More »

Bainbridge Public Safety Makes Drug Bust in Traffic Stop

On Sunday, June 19, Bainbridge Public Safety Officers made a traffic stop that led to a drug bust. According to the incident report, BPS Officers Toby Miller and Chris Jackson were parked on West Street observing traffic when Officer Jackson observed a blue Oldsmobile Cutlass with an unrestrained driver (no seat belt).  Officer Miller pursued the vehicle and… Read More »

Sports: Freddie Freeman named NL Player of the Week, Bama players avoid charges & UGA RB Nick Chubb promises return

Here are your sports headlines for Tuesday, June 21st, 2016: BRAVES (AJC) – Braves OF Mallex Smith could miss up to 6 weeks with broken thumb BRAVES (AJC) – Freddie Freeman named NL Player of the Week MLB (ESPN) – Monday Major League Baseball scoreboard NBA (ESPN) – NBA Finals Game 7 the most betted game ever NFL… Read More »

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports for Monday, June 21, 2016 (Morning Edition)

The following arrests and citations were reported by the Decatur County Jail. The addresses listed below are given to us directly by the Decatur County Jail. Gina Reynolds, 29, Donalson Street, Bainbridge, GA, Criminal trespass; Richardson, BPS Wallace Bernard Barber, 30, Marty St, Quincy, FL, Criminal trespass; Long, BPS Margaret Ann Walker, 49, Potter St, Bainbridge, GA, DUI… Read More »

Scripture of The Day – June 21st

Mark 10:44-45 And whosoever of you will be the chiefest, shall be servant of all. For even the Son of man came not to be ministered unto, but to minister, and to give his life a ransom for many. Galatians 6:2 Bear ye one another’s burdens, and so fulfil the law of Christ. Philippians 2:3 Let nothing be… Read More »