Decatur County Board of Commissioners Agenda for May 13

Regular Meeting of The Decatur County Board of Commissioners May 13, 2014 Agenda   9:00 AM CALL TO ORDER Invocation and Pledge of Allegiance Approval of Agenda Special Presentations: 4-H Teams: Shotgun and Judging Teams Charles Williams – Workforce 44 Public Participation Approve Minutes of Commissioners Meeting held April 22, 2014.   OLD BUSINESS: (1) Privatization of EMS… Read More »

Southwest Georgia Weather Forecast for 5/12 and 5/13

Your Southwest Georgia weather forecast for Monday, May 12 and Tuesday, May 13: Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Monday Night: 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind around 5… Read More »

Vote Online for Decatur County’s May 20 primary election

This online survey is for entertainment and informational purposes only. Here’s your chance to cast your vote for candidates running in local races as part of the Primary Election to be held on May 20, 2014. Early voting is underway at the Decatur County Fairgrounds, 1211 Vada Road, Bainbridge, between Monday-Friday, May 5-9 (8 a.m. to 5 p.m.) and… Read More »

Scripture of the Day, 5/12/14

1 John 4:7 Dear friends, let us love one another, for love comes from God. Everyone who loves has been born of God and knows God. Ephesians 1:7 In him we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of sins, in accordance with the riches of God’s grace 1 John 4:11 Dear friends, since God so loved us,… Read More »

First-ever Faceville Tomato Festival is Saturday

Drive down Georgia 97 South in Decatur County, also known as the Jack Wingate Highway, to the village of Faceville and you’ll see hundreds of acres of tomatoes growing in the fields. “It’s tomatoes that put Faceville on the map, so we thought we’d celebrate the tomato as well as our community spirit,” said Kyle Duke, whose sister Camille… Read More »