Category Archives: Around our Area

Bainbridge Bypass Accident (Friday Afternoon)

Update 5:45 p.m.: According to Bainbridge Public Safety, the wreck occurred when a semi truck rear ended a slow moving truck with workers on board.  One person was transported to the hospital. The trucks and workers on site were contractors for the DOT. Original Story (4:30 p.m.) There was a traffic accident on the Bainbridge Bypass at approximately… Read More »

NEWS: Veterans Play Golf for Free, Local Man Charged with DUI Manslaughter, Fake Money Making the Rounds, Arrest Reports and More

PANAMA CITY, FL (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – Dylan Morris, 25, of Bainbridge, was arrested and charged with DUI manslaughter last Friday night in Panama City Beach, Florida. LEE CO., GA (WALB) – A smoke detector is credited with waking up two people when a fire broke out in their Lee County home around 2:30 Thursday morning. VALDOSTA, GA (WALB) – An inspection… Read More »

NEWS: Credit Card Skimming Devices in SWGA, 3 Arrested in Thomas Co Sex Offender Sting, Arrest Reports and More

BAINBRIDGE, GA (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – On Friday, Oct. 27, Officer Christopher Prindle was dispatched to Faceville Highway in reference to an armed robbery at Quick Buys Convenient Store. THOMAS CO., GA (WALB) – Three registered sex offenders in Thomas County are facing new charges after a Halloween sweep operation. LEARY, GA (WALB) – The Georgia Bureau of Investigation announced Wednesday an arrest had… Read More »

Credit Card Scammers Hitting SWGA

There has been a rash of credit card skimming devices discovered throughout southwest Georgia recently. This week, the Thomasville Police Department published a facebook post detailing the discovery of two credit card skimming devices at area gas stations.  According to Lt. Tim Watkins with the Thomas County Sheriff’s Office, the skimmers were discovered at two different gas stations… Read More »

NEWS: Boston Police Investigating Shooting, 2 Thomas Co Teens Arrested for Terroristic Threats, Adel Police Seize Drugs and Cash and More

BAINBRIDGE, GA (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – He was one of a kind.  That’s what Hubert Moore’s wife, Sandra, likes to say about him. BAINBRIDGE, GA (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – Dependable. Humble. Loyal. Kind. Gentle.  Those attributes are just a few that would apply to Hubert Moore. THOMAS CO., GA (WALB) – Two Thomas County teens are facing charges after what deputies are calling… Read More »