Category Archives: Around our Area

WEATHER: Scorching Heat Index, High Rain Chances for the Week

According to the National Weather Service in Tallahassee, southwest Georgia will see at least a 50% chance of rain every day this week.  In addition to the rain, expect to see high temperatures as well. Detailed Forecast Today Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as… Read More »

BPS: Man Arrested After Attempting to Eat Evidence

Bainbridge Public Safety arrested a man for possession of marijuana on Thursday, but not before the man attempted to eat the evidence. According to the incident report, Bainbridge Public Safety Officer Christopher Prindle was patrolling on Dothan Road in West Bainbridge when he observed a white Chevrolet truck with an expired tag.  Officer Prindle initiated a traffic stop… Read More »

NEWS: BPS Makes Meth Bust After Traffic Stop, GBI Id’s Body Found in Tifton Crawlspace, Arrest Reports and More

BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County arrest reports for Thursday, August 10 DECATUR CO., GA (WALB) – Now that most students are back in school, they may notice their lunches are a little different this year.  TIFTON, Ga. (WTXL) – The body of a deceased person found in the crawlspace of a Tifton residence has been identified. THOMAS… Read More »

BPS: Traffic Stop Leads to Meth Arrests

Bainbridge Public Safety made two arrests for possession of methamphetamine after a late night traffic stop resulted in the discovery of the drug. According to the incident report, around 2:40 a.m. Monday morning, BPS Officer Ronald McMillan was patrolling Vada Road in Bainbridge when he observed a black GMC Envoy cross the white fog line several times.  Suspecting… Read More »