Category Archives: Breaking News

BREAKING NEWS: Country Star, Southwest Georgia Native, Daryle Singletary Dies at 46

According to multiple reports, country music singer and southwest Georgia native Daryle Singletary passed away Monday morning.  He was 46. Daryle is survived by his wife Holly and their four children. Born in Grady County, Daryle rose to country music stardom with multiple Top 40 Hits in the 1990’s, including singles “I Let Her Lie” and “Too Much… Read More »

BPS: Hazardous Road Conditions on Highway 84

From Bainbridge Public Safety Fire Chief Doyle Welch: An oily substance has leaked from a vehicle on Highway 84 Eastbound from the Brinson Bridge area continuing on the ramp to Highway 27 North.  Due to wet road conditions, this substance could cause the roadway to become slick.  BPS and City of Bainbridge Public Works crews are assessing the… Read More »

WANTED: Aggravated Assault Suspect

Update: According to Bainbridge Public Safety, Bell turned herself in Friday afternoon. WANTED: Journee Cheyenne Bell was involved in a stabbing on Thursday, January 25th which occurred at a residence on Chason Street. The victim was transferred to a Tallahassee hospital. Bell is wanted for Aggravated Assault. Anyone with information as to the whereabouts of Journee Cheyenne Bell… Read More »

DCSO Arrests Inmate and Accomplice for Contraband

PRESS RELEASE Following a two week long investigation the Decatur County Sheriffs Office, in conjunction with the Decatur County Correctional Institute, announce the arrests of DCCI Inmate Wilbur “WC” Jackson, 28, and Myra Jackson, 55, both of Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia. The two were arrested on Wednesday January 24, 2018, after the investigation showed that Myra Jackson was… Read More »