Category Archives: Breaking News

Memorial Hospital & Manor names new CEO

The Hospital Authority of the City of Bainbridge and Decatur County is pleased to announce that it has selected a new Chief Executive Officer. After a comprehensive search and interview process, James M. “Jim” Lambert will assume leadership of the hospital, skilled nursing facility, and physicians’ offices on Monday, November 27th . “Physicians, Executive staff, and board members… Read More »




BPS: Burglary in Bainbridge

On October 1st around 2:45am, Public Safety Officers were dispatched to the El Changarro located at 813 Evans Street in reference to an alarm.  Officers observed an open door to the business and damage around the lock, as well as shoe prints in the sand.  Inside the store a deadbolt lock was found on the floor 6 to 7 feet… Read More »

Runaway Peanut Trailers Collide with Fence

  Around 2:00 pm Monday afternoon a pair of peanut trailers towed behind a red f-350 came unhitched and ran along the right side of the road.  The incident happened across the road from the old Mitchell-Johnson building.  The driver of the f-350 crossed the railroad tracks and the pin came out of the hitch disconnecting the trailers… Read More »

Fatal Accident in Bainbridge Sunday Night/Monday Morning

Update 11:58 a.m.: Press Release Georgia State Patrol (Post 14, Colquitt) On 10/01/2017 at about 11:50 PM a Red, 2010 Volkswagen Jetta was traveling North on Miller Avenue, in Decatur County.  The vehicle traveled off the roadway and onto the East shoulder of Miller Avenue.  The driver attempted to re-enter the roadway, but overcorrected his steering.  As a result, the… Read More »