Category Archives: Announcements

Bainbridge State College Police searching for potential suspects in theft (ID’d 2/22/17)

Update 2/22/17 6:35 a.m.: According to Bainbridge State College Police, the suspects in the pictures have been identified. Bainbridge State College Police are seeking assistance in identifying the suspects in these pictures. They are wanted for questioning about a theft that occurred at Bainbridge State College on February 14th. The vehicle is believed to be a silver Pontiac… Read More »

January Public Meetings Set to Discuss 2017-2019 Hunting Regulations

If you are currently unhappy with the current hunting season length let your voice be heard.  Below is the information on the upcoming meetings. Press Release: From Georgiawildlife.com Hunters and other interested persons are encouraged to attend any of eight upcoming public meetings regarding the development of proposed hunting regulations for the 2017-2018 and 2018-2019 hunting seasons. These… 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 »

Community Banks Merge

BAINBRIDGE AND CAIRO, Georgia (Oct 14th, 2016) – First National Bank and Citizens Bank Cairo completed their merger today and will now operate as First National Bank. “On behalf of the directors of both banks I am pleased to announce this strategic combination of similar banking organizations”, said Brad Barber, CEO of First National. “We are excited to… Read More »




Bainbridge Bearcats football game against Lincoln (FL) cancelled

The Bainbridge Bearcats were slated to play the Lincoln High School Trojans on Thursday night at Gene Cox Stadium but due to Hurricane Hermine that game had been rescheduled to Saturday at Noon. As of Friday afternoon at 3pm, the game between the Bearcats and the Trojans has been cancelled without any plans to reschedule to a later… Read More »

Representative Sanford Bishop Announces Photo Contest

In a Facebook post Thursday afternoon, Representative Sanford Bishop’s office announced a photography contest that will see several lucky winners’ work recognized in a big way! The post read: Attention ‪#‎Photographers‬! The GA-02 ‪#‎PhotoContest‬ is back! Submit your favorite high quality‪#‎photos‬ taken in Middle and Southwest ‪#‎Georgia‬ to be posted above as the banner! To submit, please send… Read More »




Breaking News: Pelham City Schools to delay start of school day ahead of storms

The start of the school day on Wednesday, February 24th, for Pelham City Schools will be delayed until 10am according to Pelham City Schools Superintendent Floyd Fort. The National Weather Service is calling for severe thunderstorms & wind gusts up to 60 mph overnight Tuesday and into the morning hours of Wednesday. Pelham City Schools include Pelham Elementary… 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 »

Heisman Trophy Winner Charlie Ward coming to Bainbridge

PRESS RELEASE: ATLANTA FALCONS ANNOUNCES 2016 MOMS FOOTBALL SAFETY CLINIC TOUR STOPS ACROSS GEORGIA / SOUTHEAST   Tweet It: [email protected] host a clinic in Bainbridge, GA, Feb. 2 — FREE to Moms to participate — special guest, FSU great Charlie Ward! Register today  http://atlantafalcons.com/momsclinic   Flowery Branch –The Atlanta Falcons will host 8 Moms Football Safety Clinics this… Read More »

Low income home heating assistance program to begin Nov. 3

Georgia’s regular Energy Assistance Program will open on November 3, 2014, for homebound and elderly households (all adults in household must be age 65 or over or homebound). Households with individuals who have life-threatening medical conditions and who are in danger of imminent cut-off of their heating source may also apply. The program provides financial assistance to low-income… Read More »




What’s going on this weekend in Southwest Georgia?

The United Way of Bainbridge-Decatur County will hold its annual Day of Action this Saturday from 8 a.m. to noon at The Friendship House, located at 220 N. Russ Street, Bainbridge. Donations will be accepted during that time for paper, canned goods, clothing and supplies. Want to help create better opportunities for everyone in Bainbridge? Visit www.bainbridgeunitedway.com The… Read More »




Community and Church Announcements

Ugandan Thunder, consisting of 22 multi-talented children aged 8-16, will perform at the Kirbo Center at Bainbridge State College on Tuesday, May 6 at 7 p.m. The children are from the Royal School and Orphanage and the Morning Star School and Orphanage in Uganda, East Africa. Ugandan Thunder will sing favorite songs both in African and American styles.… Read More »