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Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports for Thursday, February 2, 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: Ervin Conley, 53, East Plain Street, Donalsonville, Ga, Deposit Account Fraud (Two Counts); Hanks, DESO Bryon Vontrez Johnson, 26, South Street, Thomasville, Ga, Felony Possession of Marijuana; Landrum, GSP Michael Alfonzo Jones,… Read More »

NEWS: Rep Gerald Greene Answers Questions About Shooting, Explosion at Isaacs Bakery, Missing Albany Man and More

Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Thursday, February 2, 2017: BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County arrest reports for Wednesday, February 1, 2017 BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – There was an explosion at Isaacs Bakery on Wednesday afternoon in downtown Bainbridge. BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Chief Jerry Carter is pleased to announce the promotion of three Bainbridge… Read More »




Bainbridge Public Safety: Dollar, Deen, Miller Promoted

PRESS RELEASE Chief Jerry Carter is pleased to announce the promotion of three Bainbridge Public Safety Officers. James Dollar has been promoted to Major (Patrol Division), Ryan Deen has been promoted to Captain, and Toby Miller has been promoted to Sergeant. Major Dollar is a native of Bainbridge and a graduate of Bainbridge High School. He has a… Read More »

Explosion at Isaacs Bakery; No Injuries

There was an explosion at Isaacs Bakery on Wednesday afternoon in downtown Bainbridge.  According to officials, there were no injuries. According to Julie Harris, Public Information Officer for the City of Bainbridge, an oven exploded leaving two occupants in the building’s kitchen covered in white powder. Thankfully, there were no injuries and no other people in the building.… Read More »

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports for Wednesday, February 1, 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: Edward Cedrick Bailey, 20, Attapulgus Climax Road, Climax, Ga, Failure to Appear o/c Obstruction (Two Counts), Failure to Appear o/c Speeding, DESO Carl Vernice Moore, 44, Salem Lane, Havana, Fl, Probation Violation… Read More »




NEWS: GBI Enters Search for Missing Albany 2 Year Old, Early County Man Gets 20 Years, and More

Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Wednesday, February 1, 2017: ASHBURN, GA (WALB) – The GBI is assisting the Dougherty County Police with the missing person’s investigation of Detraz Green, 2. TIFTON, Ga. (WCTV) — Georgia’s Peanut Commission and Peanut Proud are donating more than 10,000 jars of local peanut butter. ATLANTA, GA (AJC) – Former Early… Read More »

NEWS: Gas Prices Falling, Wild Adventures Lions Turn 1, Two Arrested for Murder in Quincy and More

Here’s your southwest Georgia news roundup for Tuesday, January 31, 2017: BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County arrest reports for Monday, January 30, 2017 VALDOSTA, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Wild Adventures celebrated the birthday of two special “babies” on Monday when Tiki and Kiara, the parks’ African lions, turned one. MOULTRIE, GA (WALB) – After months of frustration,… Read More »

Wild Adventures Baby Lions Celebrate First Birthday (Photos and Video)

PRESS RELEASE Valdosta, GA – Wild Adventures celebrated the birthday of two special “babies” on Monday when Tiki and Kiara, the parks’ African lions, turned one. The cubs, who weighed about 30 pounds each when they arrived last year, are now between 85 and 100 pounds. The cubs were given wrapped boxes filled with balloons to tear into… Read More »




Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports for Monday, January 30, 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: Israel Cruz Bonfil, 32, Edgewood Avenue, Bainbridge, Ga, Battery; Richardson, BPS Jacob Brown, 47, Deese Road, Bainbridge, Ga, Probation Violation o/c Simple Battery; McCall, DESO Michael Brian McMillian Jr., 28, Newton Road,… Read More »

WEATHER: NWS Provides Tornado Details

The National Weather Service in Tallahassee has compiled details and data on the deadly tornadoes that devastated southwest Georgia last weekend.  Initial estimates have totaled the damage to more than $100 million and the storms were responsible for 15 deaths in Georgia and 1 death in Florida.  According to the NWS, the storm systems spawned 7 tornadoes, 5… Read More »

WEATHER: Beautiful Week in Store for Southwest Georgia

The National Weather Service in Tallahassee is predicting a beautiful weather week for southwest Georgia.  Here is the detailed forecast: Today Sunny, with a high near 63. West northwest wind around 5 mph. Tonight Clear, with a low around 42. Calm wind. Tuesday Sunny, with a high near 72. Light south southwest wind becoming southwest 5 to 10… Read More »




Deep South Supershow This Weekend

If you’re looking for an affordable and entertaining way to spend your Saturday, the annual Deep South Super Show will be held at the Kirbo Center at Bainbridge State College this weekend.  Featuring more than 150 tables of authentic Indian artifacts, the Deep South Super Show will begin at 8:00 a.m. Saturday morning and the doors will be… Read More »

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports for Friday, January 27, 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: Sacadra James, 34, Vada Road, Bainbridge, Ga, Probation Violation o/c False Imprisonment; Hanks, DESO Roxana Jo Knechtel, 32, Arrowhead Drive, Brinson, Ga, Possession of Methamphetamine with Intent to Distribute; Nix, BPS Andrae… Read More »

57th Annual Rattlesnake Roundup is Tomorrow

The 57th annual Rattlesnake Roundup will be held tomorrow, Saturday, January 28, 2017 at the Rattlesnake Roundup Grounds in Whigham, Georgia.  Sponsored by the Whigham Community Club, the annual event will draw more than 20,000 visitors to the southwest Georgia town of only 500 people.  This year’s event will feature nearly 100 vendors, kids activities such as bounce… Read More »




NEWS: Valdosta Doctor Awarded $10 Million, Representative Gerald Greene Shot in Robbery, Drought Monitor and More

Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Friday, January 27, 2017: BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County arrest reports for Thursday, January 26, 2017 COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – State Representative Gerald Greene is recovering after a shooting on Thursday afternoon.  ALBANY, GA (WALB) – The Ben Hill County Sheriff’s Office is on the scene of a shooting… Read More »

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports for Thursday, January 26, 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: Kimberly Jershia Ford, 24, East College Street, Bainbridge, Ga, Criminal Trespass; Jackson, BPS Tamarick Alize Johnson, 20, East Water Street, Bainbridge, Ga, Failure to Appear o/c Simple Battery, Possession of Marijuana; Barlow,… Read More »




NEWS: Governor Tours Damage, Valdosta Sewer Spill, Arrest Reports and More

Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Thursday, January 26, 2016: BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County arrest reports for Wednesday, January 25 BAINBRIDGE, GA (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – Webb and her car club, Memories Car Club, have collected items for the relief effort taking place in Albany, Georgia, after this past weekends deadly tornadoes. ALBANY, GA… Read More »

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports for Wednesday, January 25, 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: James Lewis Brooks Jr., 50, East Pine Street, Bainbridge, Ga, Contempt of Court o/c Child Support; Gale, DESO D’andre Antonio Brown, 25, Lake Douglas Road Extension, Climax, Ga, Simple Battery; Mobley, DESO… Read More »

NEWS: HD Video Footage of Albany Tornado Damage, NWS Upgrades Albany Tornado to EF-3, Burglary at Bainbridge Zip Trip,

Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Tuesday, January 25, 2017: ALBANY, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – HD Video of the tornado damage in Albany, GA BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – According to the National Weather Service in Tallahassee, southwest Georgia is in for a beautiful, yet cool, weekend.  Here is the detailed forecast: BAINBRIDGE, GA (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – Bainbridge Public… Read More »