Category Archives: Around our Area

Tax Cuts Lead to Employee Bonuses at Wild Adventures

Wild Adventures Announces Employee Bonus  Tax Break Means More Cash for Wild Adventures Team Members VALDOSTA, Ga. – As South Georgia residents find themselves on the other side of Tax Day, some Wild Adventures Theme Park team members are receiving a $500 bonus thanks to the recent federal corporate tax cuts. “We work hard at Wild Adventures to ensure… Read More »




Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports for Tuesday, April 17th, 2018

The following arrests and citations were reported by the Decatur County Jail and Bainbridge Public Safety. The addresses listed below are given to us directly by the Decatur County Jail and Bainbridge Public Safety: Demarcus Antonio Brown, 27, Church St, Bainbridge, Ga; Child restraint seatbelt safety/Driving while license suspended or revoked/Speeding, Kelley, GSP Ian Jahannes Gibson, 21, Riverbend… Read More »

WEATHER: Picture Perfect Spring Weather Through Saturday, Rain Chances Sunday and Monday

The National Weather Service in Tallahassee is predicting a picture perfect spring week for southwest Georgia with no rain in sight until Sunday and Monday.  Here is the detailed forecast: Detailed Forecast Today Sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Tonight Clear, with a low around 52. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Wednesday… Read More »

Stolen Ambulance Leads to Police Chase, Peaceful Resolution

A woman was arrested Sunday after Bainbridge Public Safety responded to a call about a stolen ambulance. According to the BPS Incident Report, a woman contacted E911 from Memorial Hospital stating that she was feeling anxious and wanted to go “to a safe place”.  BPS Officer Charles Strickland responded and after discussion, offered to give the caller a… Read More »