Category Archives: Around our Area

NEWS: SWGA Weather Forecast, Bizarre Bank Robbery in Madison, Lee Co Man Arrested for Burning Mother’s House, and More

BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – The National Weather Service is predicting a slightly cooler week for southwest Georgia.  MARIANNA, Fla. (WCTV) – A Tallahassee man was arrested in Marianna after authorities say he pointed a gun in a woman’s face and fired a shot into the air. LEE CO., GA (WALB) – Lee County first responders stopped Joshua Anthony White, 36,… Read More »

WEATHER: Cooler Temps Arrive, But It’s Not Fall Yet

The National Weather Service is predicting a slightly cooler week for southwest Georgia.  Although daytime temperatures and the daily heat index won’t reach last week’s levels, don’t break out your long sleeves just yet. Detailed Forecast Today Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Tonight Mostly cloudy, with a low around… Read More »

NEWS: Armed Robbery Suspects Caught in Thomas Co, Prison Officer Discovers Drone with Contraband, Arrest Reports and More

THOMASVILLE, GA (WALB) – Two armed robbery suspects have been arrested in Thomasville early Friday morning. ALBANY, GA (WALB) – A motorcycle and a car collided at the intersection of Third Avenue and Madison Street about 7:30 Friday morning. MACON CO., GA (WALB) – A drone with contraband was discovered by an officer at a Macon County prison on Thursday, according to… Read More »

NEWS: Double Homicide in Cordele, Bainbridge Business Owner Found Not Guilty of Aggravated Assault, Georgia Inmate Escapes and More

BAINBRIDGE, GA (WALB) – After a four hour deliberation on Wednesday, a Bainbridge pawn shop owner was found not guilty of aggravated assault. CORDELE, GA (WALB) – Cordele Police and the GBI are investigating after two people were killed following a shooting. DAWSON, GA (WALB) – Dawson’s Public Safety Director has been ordered to resign by a Pataula Circuit Judge as part… Read More »

SPORTS: Bearcat Season Tickets are Still Available

Those interested in purchasing season tickets for the Bainbridge Bearcat home games can do so this Monday at Bainbridge High School.   “If you have not been able to purchase your season tickets for Bearcat home football games, you may purchase them on Monday, August 28th, at Bainbridge High School from 3 pm until 5 pm. Contact Renee Wooten at… Read More »