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 »

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports, Monday, February 8, 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. Devetriss Rashawn Chukes, 29, 122 Fluitt Road, Attapulgas, GA,  Public Drunkeness (misd); C Hill, BPS; Tazavia Rashawn Cooper, 18, 120 Judith Drive, Bainbridge, GA,Possession and Use of… Read More »

SWGA Area News for Monday, February 8, 2016: Bank Burglar Shot

Your southwest Georgia area news for Monday, February 8, 2016: BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – The National Weather Service is predicting wintry conditions for southwest Georgia this week WILCOX CO., GA (WALB) – Two suspects broke into the Planters Bank in Pineview around 4:00AM Monday. BAINBRIDGE, GA (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – Former Bainbridge High School linebacker Danny Barker signed a scholarship to play… Read More »

SWGA Weather Forecast for the Week of February 8, 2016: Blustery Conditions Expected

The National Weather Service is predicting wintry conditions for southwest Georgia this week.  In addition to the cold temperatures, expect high winds at times.  Here is the detailed forecast: Detailed Forecast Today A 20 percent chance of rain after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 61. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing… Read More »

Scripture Of The Day – February 8th

Revelation 21:10-21 And he carried me away in the spirit to a great and high mountain, and shewed me that great city, the holy Jerusalem, descending out of heaven from God, 11 Having the glory of God: and her light was like unto a stone most precious, even like a jasper stone, clear as crystal; 12 And had… Read More »

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 »