NEWS: Hospital Facing Tough Decisions, Two House Fires in Albany, 3 Arrested for Home Invasion Homicide and More

Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Wednesday, December 7, 2016: BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Citizens of Georgia Power, an organization comprised of Georgia Power employees, made a generous donation to Secret Santa on Tuesday. BAINBRIDGE, GA (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – The Hospital Authority of the City of Bainbridge and Decatur County was presented an audit report Monday that spelled… Read More »

Scripture Of The Day – December 7th

Romans 13:11 And that, knowing the time, that now it is high time to awake out of sleep: for now is our salvation nearer than when we believed. 1 Thessalonians 5:6-8 Therefore let us not sleep, as do others; but let us watch and be sober. For they that sleep sleep in the night; and they that be… Read More »

Citizens of Georgia Power Makes Generous Donation to Secret Santa

Citizens of Georgia Power, an organization comprised of Georgia Power employees, made a generous donation to Secret Santa on Tuesday. (Pictured Left to Right: Dustin Dowdy, Ryan Walls, John Kennedy, Vanessa Stewart, and Kevin Dowdy) Representatives presented a check to Flint Media’s Kevin Dowdy for the Secret Santa fund. Secret Santa is an annual effort to help underprivileged… Read More »

NEWS: Rainfall Totals for SWGA, Plane Crash Kills 1 in Mitchell County Overnight, Burn Ban Lifted and More

Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Tuesday, December 6, 2016: BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County arrest reports for Monday, December 5, 2016 BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Rainfall totals for the last three days in SWGA, North Florida and SE Alabama MITCHELL CO., GA (WALB) – WALB has learned that a plane that went down… Read More »

3 Day Rain Totals (Hint: It’s a lot) and Detailed Forecast

According to the National Weather Service in Tallahassee, here are the rainfall totals from area airports from the last three days: Tallahassee, FL:  3.92″ Dothan, AL: 4.86″ Albany, GA: 11.39″ Valdosta, GA: 1.14″ According to reports from around our area, Early County received 12.5″ and the Decatur County Public Works Department reported 9.92″. Here is the detailed forecast… Read More »

Scripture Of The Day – December 6th

2 Corinthians 3:5 Not that we are sufficient of ourselves to think any thing as of ourselves; but our sufficiency is of God; John 3:27 John answered and said, A man can receive nothing, except it be given him from heaven. James 1:17 Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, and cometh down from the… Read More »

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports for Monday, December 5, 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: Edith Nichole Anderson, 31, Old Jakin Road, Donalsonville, Ga, Criminal Trespass (Two Counts), Obstruction of an Officer, Public Drunkenness, Simple Assault – Family Violence; Peak, DESO Dennis Frank Faircloth, 58, Butler Ferry… Read More »

Archbold Medical Center Celebrates Christmas with Tree of Lights Ceremony Tonight

The annual Tree of Lights ceremony at Archbold Medical Center will be held tonight, although this year, there’s a new twist.  If the rain holds off, the ceremony will be held outdoors at the new, live tree on the hospital’s front lawn. Archbold is inviting the public to attend the tree lighting tonight at 6:00 p.m.  There will… Read More »

NEWS: Heavy Rain Coming (How Much?), Couple Arrested After Three County Crime Spree, Arrest Reports and More

Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Monday, December 5, 2016: BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County arrest reports for Friday, December 2, 2016 BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Heavy rain is coming to southwest Georgia.  How much should we expect? BAINBRIDGE, GA (Post Searchlight) – The first month’s numbers are in, and the City of Bainbridge’s… Read More »

WEATHER: Heavy Rain and Severe Weather Possible Monday Night and Tuesday Morning

According to the National Weather Service in Tallahassee, southwest Georgia, southeast Alabama and North Florida could see heavy rain and severe weather tonight and tomorrow.  From the release: Hazards: Heavy Rain, Damaging Winds, Isolated tornadoes Timing of Heavy Rain: Sunday night through Tuesday Timing of Wind/Tornado Threat: Monday night through Tuesday Location of Heavy Rain: Widespread totals of… Read More »

Scripture Of The Day – December 5th

James 1:5 If any of you lack wisdom, let him ask of God, that giveth to all men liberally, and upbraideth not; and it shall be given him. Proverbs 3:5-6 Trust in the LORD with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding. In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths. Proverbs… Read More »

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports for Friday, December, 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: Ricky Leigh II Hall, 3o, Washington Street, Colquitt, Ga, Simple Battery – Family Violence; Tucker, BPS Jerry Lee Perkins Jr., 24, Bethel Road, Bainbridge, Ga, Probation Violation o/c Obtaining Public Assistance and… Read More »

NEWS: Carvajal Recommended for VSU Job, 1 Killed in Chemical Exposure in Tallahassee, Arrest Reports and More

Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Friday, December 2, 2016: BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County arrest reports for Thursday, December 1, 2016 TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) — A woman has died after toxic fumes filled a craft store in Tallahassee on Thursday afternoon. ATLANTA, GA (VALDOSTA TODAY) — Board of Regents Chairman Kessel Stelling… Read More »

Scripture Of The Day – December 2nd

Isaiah 37:14 And Hezekiah received the letter from the hand of the messengers, and read it: and Hezekiah went up unto the house of the LORD, and spread it before the LORD. Genesis 18:14 Is any thing too hard for the LORD? At the time appointed I will return unto thee, according to the time of life, and… Read More »

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports for Thursday, December 1, 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: Jordan Keeshan Coney, 19, Morningside Drive, Bainbridge, Ga, Possession of Cocaine; Nix, BPS Latasha Christina Holloway, 44, Suggs Road, Headland, Al, Driving while License Suspended or Revoked; Richardson, BPS Jessica Brooke Jones,… Read More »

NEWS: Colquitt County Teachers Arrested, SUV Crashes into Dothan Post Office, Arrest Reports and More

Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Thursday, December 1, 2016: BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County arrest reports for Wednesday, November 30, 2016 SYLVESTER, GA (WALB) – A 25-year-old Sylvester man wounded in shooting late Wednesday night has died. COLQUITT CO (VALDOSTA TODAY) – Two Colquitt County teachers have been placed on leave following arrests… Read More »

Scripture of The Day – December 1st

Psalm 91:1 He that dwelleth in the secret place of the most High shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty. Psalm 121:5-6 The LORD is thy keeper: the LORD is thy shade upon thy right hand. Psalm The sun shall not smite thee by day, nor the moon by night. Psalm 61:2 From the end of the… Read More »

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports for Wednesday, November 30, 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: Jerry Lee Hicks, 47, Broughton Street, Bainbridge, Ga, Failure to Appear o/c Battery and Criminal Trespass; Reynolds, DESO Marvin Lee Sharpe, 54, Pine Bluff Road, Albany, Ga, Probation Violation o/c Trafficking Cocaine;… Read More »

NEWS: Bainbridge Kicks Off Holidays This Week, Wednesday’s Severe Weather Outlook and More

Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Wednesday, November 30, 2016: BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County arrest reports for Monday, November 28, 2016 BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Southwest Georgia could see severe weather today PLUS how much rain should we expect? BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – The City of Bainbridge is kicking off the holidays with… Read More »

Bainbridge Gets Festive

The City of Bainbridge is kicking off the holidays with a bang this week. On Thursday, December 1, the annual Yuletide Jubilee will kick off the holiday season downtown.  The  streets  will  be  blocked  around  Willis  Park,  allowing  the community  to  stroll  among  the  shops  and  restaurants.   The public is invited to the square to see the… Read More »