Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Report, Friday, February, 12, 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. Jordan Logan Bennett, 25, 1290 Calvary Road, Cairo, GA, Theft by Taking Motor Vehicle; N. Godwin, SO Joseph Oneal Stogner, 43, 121 Swicord Street, Bainbridge, GA,… Read More »

SWGA Area News for Friday, February 12, 2016: Two Officers Shot in Southwest Georgia

Here’s your southwest Georgia area news for Friday, February 12, 2016: BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – From the Decatur County Board of Elections: Advance voting for president now underway BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – The National Weather Service in Tallahassee is predicting a clear and cool weekend in southwest Georgia, followed by rain on Monday. ALBANY, GA (WALB) – As the Georgia Bureau of… Read More »

It’s Voting Season in Southwest Georgia

From the Decatur County Board of Elections: Advance voting for president now underway Advance in-person voting for the Presidential Preference Primary will take place from Monday, Feb. 8, through Friday, Feb. 19, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.; on Saturday, Feb. 20, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; and, from Monday, Feb. 22, through Friday, Feb. 26, from… Read More »

Scripture Of The Day – February 12th

Genesis 4:3-5 And in process of time it came to pass, that Cain brought of the fruit of the ground an offering unto the LORD. And Abel, he also brought of the firstlings of his flock and of the fat thereof. And the LORD had respect unto Abel and to his offering: But unto Cain and to his… Read More »

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports, Thursday, February 11, 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. Morrell Bell, 24, 1509 Vada Road, Bainbridge, GA, DUI Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol- Impeding Traffic; J Long #143, BPS Avery Gave McGriff, 31, 1601… Read More »

SWGA Area News for February 11, 2016: Man Missing from Early County

Here’s your southwest Georgia news roundup for Thursday, February 11, 2016: BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Emily Sullivan , a freshman at Bainbridge High School of Bainbridge is a Delegate to the Congress of Future Medical Leaders in Lowell, MA on June 25-27, 2016. ASHBURN, GA (WALB) – A suspected South Carolina bank robber ended up in a south Georgia jail Wednesday night. BLAKELY,… Read More »

Scripture Of The Day – February 11th

Colossians 3:16 Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly in all wisdom; teaching and admonishing one another in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing with grace in your hearts to the Lord. Hebrews 3:13 But exhort one another daily, while it is called To day; lest any of you be hardened through the deceitfulness of… Read More »

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports, Wednesday, February 10, 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.   Robert Sterling Mitchell, 55, 1002 Anderson Street, Bainbridge, GA, Probation Violation of Georgia Employment Security Law; J. Kelly, SO     Format: Name of person… Read More »

SWGA Area News for Wednesday, February 10, 2016: Details from Last Week’s Fatal Crash

Here’s your southwest Georgia news for Wednesday, February 10, 2016: BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Sowegalive has learned the details of a fatal traffic accident in Decatur County last Friday. THOMAS CO., GA (WALB) – Mayor Linda Harris of Meigs turned herself in to the Thomas County Jail this afternoon after she was charged with using city money for a Christmas… Read More »

Details from Crash on Highway 27 North last Friday

Sowegalive has learned the details of a fatal traffic accident in Decatur County last Friday.  According to the Georgia State Patrol report, a single vehicle crash occurred on US Highway 27 North near mile marker 30.  The report states that the vehicle, a 2002 Buick Park Avenue, was registered to Anneliese Schwarting of Columbus, GA.  The driver and… Read More »

Freeze Watch in Effect Again Tonight (Wednesday)

The National Weather Service in Tallahassee has issued another freeze watch for southwest Georgia again tonight.  The watch is in effect from midnight tonight until 9:00 a.m. Thursday morning.  Expect temperatures to drop below freezing around 1:00 a.m. and reach a low point of 27 degrees near sunrise.  Temperatures are expected to rise into the mid 60’s by mid… Read More »

Scripture Of The Day – February 10th

1 Corinthians 2:14 But the natural man receiveth not the things of the Spirit of God: for they are foolishness unto him: neither can he know them, because they are spiritually discerned. John 8:12 Then spake Jesus again unto them, saying, I am the light of the world: he that followeth me shall not walk in darkness, but… Read More »

Freeze Warning in Effect for SWGA Tonight

The National Weather Service in Tallahassee has issued a freeze warning for southwest Georgia between 11:00 tonight until 9:00 a.m. tomorrow.  Temperatures are expected to drop to a low of 30 degrees tonight and stay below freezing until mid morning Wednesday. A freeze warning means all exposed pipes and plants should be covered to avoid damage.    You… Read More »

SWGA Area News for Tuesday, February 9, 2016: Meth, Moonshine and Guns Seized

Here’s your southwest Georgia area news for Tuesday, February 9, 2016: Dothan, AL (Dothan Eagle) – A father and son face criminal charges after authorities seized moonshine, meth and up to 200 guns from what investigators referred to as the “compound” for a local motorcycle club. Bainbridge, GA (Sowegalive.com) – According to the National Weather Service in Tallahassee, the… Read More »

Scripture Of The Day – February 9th

Isaiah 25:8 He will swallow up death in victory; and the Lord GOD will wipe away tears from off all faces; and the rebuke of his people shall he take away from off all the earth: for the LORD hath spoken it. Revelation 7:14-17 And I said unto him, Sir, thou knowest. And he said to me, These… Read More »