Category Archives: Entertainment

Stone Mountain to launch freefall thrill attraction in 2016

Stone Mountain Park, Georgia’s most-visited attraction, is known for many things — Christmas lights, laser shows and the Confederate carvings are among them This spring it will add “death-defying leaps into space” to the list. Around April the park will open an amusement called “The Jump,” which will allow visitors to leap off a platform onto an inflatable… Read More »

Pictures of Bainbridge Christmas Parade

Tumblin’ in the season Posted by Heidi Kniskern Chambers on Thursday, December 10, 2015 Go Lady Cats softball! Posted by Jessica Rich Cannon on Thursday, December 10, 2015 Go Lady Cats softball! Posted by Jessica Rich Cannon on Thursday, December 10, 2015 Ho Ho Ho merry Bearcat Christmas Posted by Jessica Rich Cannon on Thursday, December 10, 2015 Christmas parade with my… Read More »

BSC employees to show off acting skills in BLT’s The Homecoming

By Susanne Reynolds Bainbridge State College Three Bainbridge State College employees are hitting the stage this weekend as part of the cast of The Homecoming: A Christmas Story, directed by Martha Mobley, at Bainbridge Little Theatre. Pamela Barnes, Bainbridge State College Student Life Director, will be portraying the role of Miss Emma Staples, one of the sisters famous… Read More »

‘The Walking Dead’ actor to visit Bainbridge for Halloween!

Bainbridge State College is pleased to announce the second event in the Third Annual Carter Arts & Lecture Series lineup. On Friday, Oct. 23, Thomasville native and successful actor, Scott Wilson will be sharing the story of his successful career with students, staff, faculty, and the community. As always, the Carter Arts and Lecture events are free and… Read More »

Harvest Festival to offer family fun galore this Saturday in Donalsonville

Plans for the Donalsonville-Seminole County Chamber of Commerce’s annual Harvest Festival are shaping up. A fun-filled day Saturday, October 17, begins with the annual running of Joyce’s Jog and continues with a day of family fun. Joyce’s Jog is a 5K and 1-mile fun run that raises money for breast cancer research. Registration starts at 6:15 a.m. Saturday at… Read More »

Country superstar Brad Paisley to perform free concert at FSU on Thursday

Country music superstar Brad Paisley will perform a free concert on the campus of Florida State University on Thursday, Oct. 8. Following Brad Paisley’s highly successful free concerts at four major universities drawing more than 65,000 fans, he and IMG today announced five additional dates to bring the Country Nation College Tour presented by Zaxby’s to IMG College… Read More »

Upcoming events in Southwest Georgia

Submit your events for our Community Calendar – online and on the radio – by emailing [email protected] or bringing your event information by the Flint Media studios at 521 S. Scott Street, Bainbridge. If you are interested in maximizing promotion of your event, contact Dustin Dowdy at [email protected] Thursday, Oct. 1 – “First Thursday” event in Blakely, GA… Read More »

Jesus and Jammin’ co-hosts honored at Georgia broadcasters’ convention

BAINBRIDGE–Kevin Dowdy and Jay “Jaybird” Palmer were recently recognized for their work as co-hosts of the “Jesus and Jammin’ Morning Show,” a live, local radio show airing weekdays on Flint Media’s six Southwest Georgia radio stations. Mr. Dowdy and Mr. Palmer received the Georgia Association of Broadcasters’ Merit Award in the category of Best Locally Produced Program (Non-News… Read More »

Bluegrass and BBQ Festival at Wild Adventures this weekend

Valdosta, GA –The skies will light up over Wild Adventures Theme Park and Splash Island Waterpark Saturday night during the Bluegrass & Barbeque Festival. The annual event features local and regional bluegrass performers and grill masters. This year the event will be bigger than ever featuring a large fireworks display on Saturday and a second day of music,… Read More »

Dale Murphy coming to Bainbridge this August as part of YMCA’s ‘Denim and Diamonds’

View image | The Bainbridge Decatur County YMCA is pleased to announce plans for their 3rd Annual Denim and Diamonds fundraising event to be held August 22, 2015 at the Charles H. Kirbo Center featuring famed Atlanta Braves baseball player, Dale Murphy. This year’s event will be centered around the baseball player’s faith and its culmination with… Read More »