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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 »

NEWS: Grand Jury Indicts Bainbridge Man for 2 Murders, More Bad Weather Possible, BPS Awards and More

Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Monday, February 13, 2017: BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County arrest reports for Friday, February 10, 2017 BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – According to the National Weather Service in Tallahassee, southwest Georgia could be in for another bout of bad weather. BAINBRIDGE, GA (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – On Tuesday evening, Bainbridge… Read More »

WEATHER: Bad Weather Coming Again This Week?

According to the National Weather Service in Tallahassee, southwest Georgia could be in for another bout of bad weather.  After a warm start to the week, thunderstorms will hit the area Wednesday, followed by a brief cool down. Detailed Forecast Today Sunny, with a high near 72. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Tonight Mostly clear, with… Read More »




Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports for Friday, February 10, 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: Cedric Levon Jones, 35, Adams Drive, Bainbridge, Ga, Driving While License Suspended or Revoked, Seat Belt Violation – Adult; Kelley, GSP Jonathan Dennis McCall, 40, Brinson Airbase Road, Brinson Ga, Simple Battery;… Read More »

NEWS: Elephant Sanctuary Fence Going Up, More Bainbridge Car Break Ins, Dothan Woman Charged in Husband’s Murder and More

Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Friday, February 10, 2017: BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County arrest reports for Thursday, February 9, 2017 BAINBRIDGE, GA (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – Bainbridge Public Safety responded to two separate car break-ins Friday night that were reported on Saturday. ATTAPULGUS, Ga. (WCTV) — Hundreds of large posts are going up… Read More »

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports for Thursday, February 9, 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 Denise Calloway, 44, Virginia Lane, Climax, Ga, Improper Passing, Obstruction of an Officer, Open Container, Signature on Citation Required, Unlawful Conduct During 911 Call; Marchant, GSP Leon Keaton Jr., 33, Morgan… Read More »




NEWS: Governor Deal in Albany, Two Arrested for Nail Salon Robbery, Tuesday Night Storms Kill One and More

Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Thursday, February 9, 2017: BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County arrest reports for Wednesday, February 8, 2017 BAINBRIDGE, GA (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – Bainbridge Public Safety arrested a drug dealer on Monday, Feb. 6, on Flemming Street for possession of cocaine and methamphetamine with intent to distribute MOULTRIE, GA (VALDOSTA… Read More »

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports for Wednesday, February 8, 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: Robert Antonio Little Jr., 38, River Road, Jakin, Ga, Probation Violation o/c Possession of Cocaine; Edmond, DESO Raymond Lamar Biggs, 44, Manhole Road, Bainbridge, Ga, Driving Under the Influence – Alcohol, Endangering… Read More »

Possible Tornado Damage in Decatur County Tuesday Night (Photos)

A plantation in southwest Decatur County received significant damage during Tuesday night’s storm.  Due to the extensive nature of the damage, it seems possible that a tornadic event occurred on the farm. On the scene you can see multiple large pine trees on the ground as well as a clear path of damage.  Thankfully, the damage was limited… Read More »