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Two Arrested, Another Sought in Bainbridge State College Thefts

Bainbridge State College Police arrested two suspects and are looking for a third in connection to a theft that occurred on campus last week. Here is the news release: Bainbridge State College Police were able to positively identify Harlin Bruce Miller (white male age 29), Randy Irving Kennedy (white male age 43), and Heather Diane Zill-Kennedy (white female… Read More »

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports for Wednesday, February 22, 2017

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: Randy Irving Kennedy, 43, Highway 111 North, Cairo, Ga, Burglary, Theft by Taking; Connell, DCSP Heather Dianne Zill, 25, Pine Avenue, Quincy, Fl, Burglary, Theft by Taking; Connell, DCSP Michelin Vashun Anthony,… Read More »




NEWS: Potter Street Community Center Named After Councilman Sweet, Bdge State College Suspects Id’d, and More

Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Wednesday, February 22, 2017: BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – According to Bainbridge State College Police, the suspects in the pictures have been identified BAINBRIDGE, GA (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – Thirty-year Bainbridge City Councilman and community leader Joe L. Sweet Jr. was honored posthumously Tuesday when the Potter Street Community Center was renamed after… Read More »

NEWS: Bainbridge State College Searching for Suspected Thieves, Bullet Hits Thomas University Building, and More

Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Tuesday, February 21, 2017: BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge State College Police are seeking assistance in identifying the suspects in these pictures THOMASVILLE, Ga. (WCTV)– The campus of Thomas University is breathing a sigh of relief tonight. DOUGHERTY CO., GA (WALB) – Officials are on the scene, battling a house fire in the… Read More »

NEWS: BHS Senior Chosen for Disney Dream Academy, Inmate Dies at Valdosta State Prison, Arrest Reports and More

Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Monday, February 20, 2017: BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County arrest reports for Friday, February 17, 2017 BAINBRIDGE, GA (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – Rayneau Victor, a senior at Bainbridge High School, has been selected as one of 100 students nationwide, to attend Disney Dream Academy for four days in… Read More »




Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports for Friday, February 17, 2017

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: Lisa Craven, 44, Nine Dime Doctor Road, Meigs, Ga, Theft by Shoplifting (Two Counts); Hanks, DESO Michael Randolph Evans Jr., 24, Thomasville Road, Climax, Ga, Hit and Run, Duty of Driver to… Read More »

NEWS: Vada Man Killed in Plane Crash, GSP is Hiring, Arrest Reports and More

Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Friday, February 17, 2017: BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County arrest reports for Thursday, February 16, 2017 BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – According to reports, the victim in last night’s plane crash was Donald Anderson from Vada. BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – The Georgia State Patrol is hiring!  COLQUITT CO., GA… Read More »




Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports for Thursday, February 16, 2017

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: Tyja Marketa Johnson, 28, East Sharpe Street, Bainbridge, Ga, Driving without Valid License; Miller, BPS BPS = Bainbridge Public Safety GSP = Georgia State Patrol SO = Decatur County Sheriff’s Office

NEWS: Decatur County Man Convicted in Infant Aggravated Assault, Arrest Reports and More

Here’s your southwest Georgia news roundup for Thursday, February 16, 2017: BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County arrest reports for Wednesday, February 15, 2017 BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – A Decatur County man was convicted this week of aggravated assault on a 6 month old infant after doctors diagnosed the child with symptoms consistent with Shaken Baby… Read More »




Decatur County Man Convicted in Infant Assault Case

A Decatur County man was convicted this week of aggravated assault on a 6 month old infant after doctors diagnosed the child with symptoms consistent with Shaken Baby Syndrome. The assault occurred in June 2015 (read the original story here) and was tried in the Superior Court of Decatur County under Judge Heather Lanier.  This was the first trial… Read More »

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports for Wednesday, February 15, 2017

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: Joshua Allen Hargis, 18, Spring Creek Road, Brinson, Ga, Fighting in Public Place; Broadnax, DESO Benjamin Eugene Inlow, 58, West Green Street, Bainbridge, Ga, Simple Battery; Hill, BPS Daniel Lee Williams, 27,… Read More »

NEWS: Georgia Wins Water Wars Battle, Georgia Southwestern to Name Building After Fallen Officers, and More

Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Wednesday, February 15, 2017: ATLANTA, GA (AJC) – Georgia notched a victory in a long-running legal dispute with Florida on Tuesday when a judicial official urged the U.S. Supreme Court to reject strict new water consumption limits that Georgia said would have struck a devastating blow to the state’s economy. TALLAHASSEE,… Read More »




NEWS: Stabbing Suspect Wanted, Severe Weather Update, Arrest Reports and More

Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Tuesday, February 14, 2017: BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County arrest reports for Monday, Feburary 13, 2017 BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – A Decatur County woman is wanted by the Decatur County Sheriff’s Office in connection with a stabbing that occurred late Sunday afternoon. VALDOSTA, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Wild Adventures Theme… Read More »

Aggravated Assault in Decatur County; Suspect Turns Herself In to DCSO (Updated 2/16 2:04 p.m.)

Updated 2/16/17 2:04 p.m. According to law enforcement, Tanya McMillan turned herself in to the Decatur County Sheriff’s Office this afternoon.  She was accompanied by her attorney. A Decatur County woman is wanted by the Decatur County Sheriff’s Office in connection with a stabbing that occurred late Sunday afternoon. According to Lt. Brian Donalson with the Decatur County… Read More »




Wild Adventures Announces 2017 Concerts (Beach Boys, Mercy Me, Big and Rich, Lynyrd Skynyrd and More)

PRESS RELEASE Wild Adventures Announces 2017 Concerts and Special Events Something for everyone at Valdosta’s hometown theme park Valdosta, GA – Wild Adventures Theme Park revealed its complete 2017 All-Star Concert Series Monday with an impressive list of award-winning musical acts including classic country, traditional rock and roll, Christian and pop stars. All 15 concerts are included with… Read More »

BHS BassCats Qualify for State!

Press Release The BassCats fished the State Qualifier on Eufuala this past weekend with the team of Hudson Barber and  John Kirkus placing 11th out of 114 boats, weighing in 5 fish at 13.57 lbs. We had an additional 6 teams qualify for the State Championship Tournament, they are: High School Division: Hudson Barber/John Kirkus Jackson Conley/Stokes Moore… Read More »

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports for Monday, February 13, 2017

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: Cortney Cortez Baker, 38, Simmons McIntyre Road, Attapulgus, Ga, Possession of Drug Related Objects, Simple Battery; Akins, BPS Ira Lee Florence III, 26, West Green Street, Bainbridge, Ga, Contempt of Court o/c… Read More »