Scripture Of The Day – May 9th

Hebrews 11:1  Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen. 1 Corinthians 15:19   If in this life only we have hope in Christ, we are of all men most miserable. John 20:29  Jesus saith unto him, Thomas, because thou hast seen me, thou hast believed: blessed are they that have… Read More »

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports for Monday, May 8, 2017

The following arrests and citations were reported by the Decatur County Jail. The addresses listed below are given to us directly by the Decatur County Jail: Fantasha Lashae Baker, 24, MLK Jr Drive, Bainbridge, Ga, Criminal Trespass; Akins, BPS Paul Houston Burrington, 48, North Sims Street, Bainbridge, Ga, Interference with Person Making 911 Call, Criminal Trespass; Miller, BPS… Read More »

Wild Adventures Hosting Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest Qualifier

PRESS RELEASE Wild Adventures to Host Qualifier for Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest Valdosta, GA – Wild Adventures Theme Park is set to host the Georgia qualifier for Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest on Saturday, May 13. The male and female winners at Wild Adventures will earn a seat at the ESPN-televised finals at the original Nathan’s… Read More »

NEWS: Arrest Reports, Okefenokee Wildfire Update, Colquitt County Nurse Killed on ATV and More

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports COLQUITT COUNTY (MOULTRIE OBSERVER) – A Colquitt County woman who managed nursing programs for prison and jail inmates was killed Saturday night in an accident in which an ATV overturned. FOLKSTON, Ga. (WCTV) – Seventy-nine people in St. George in Georgia’s southernmost county have been evacuated after a wildfire in the Okefenokee Swamp… Read More »

Scripture Of The Day – May 8th

Matthew 24:6  And ye shall hear of wars and rumours of wars: see that ye be not troubled: for all these things must come to pass, but the end is not yet. Psalm 46:1-3   God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble. Therefore will not we fear, though the earth be removed, and… Read More »

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports for Friday, May 5, 2017

The following arrests and citations were reported by the Decatur County Jail. The addresses listed below are given to us directly by the Decatur County Jail: Terrence Bernard Green, 28, East Water Street, Bainbridge, Ga, Criminal Trespass, Simple Battery; Osborne, DESO Diane Denise James, 36, East Water Street, Bainbridge, Ga, Contempt of Court o/c Child Support; Gale, DESO… Read More »

WEATHER: Rainfall Totals for SWGA

The Southwest Georgia area got some welcome precipitation Thursday as rain pelted the corner of the state most of the morning.  According to the National Weather Service, here are a few rainfall totals as recorded at local airports: Albany: 1.24″ Marianna:  1.45″ Valdosta: 1″ Tallahassee: 2.92″ Dothan: .82″ While the rain amounts weren’t exactly monumental, the moisture was… Read More »

Scripture Of The Day – May 5th

Psalm 34:9-10  O fear the LORD, ye his saints: for there is no want to them that fear him. The young lions do lack, and suffer hunger: but they that seek the LORD shall not want any good thing. Psalm 84:11   For the LORD God is a sun and shield: the LORD will give grace and glory:… Read More »

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports for Thursday, May 4, 2017

The following arrests and citations were reported by the Decatur County Jail. The addresses listed below are given to us directly by the Decatur County Jail: James Michael Lloyd, 42, Aryola Drive, Bainbridge, Ga, Probation Violation o/c Methamphetamines; Myers, BPS Brenda Nicole Powell, 29, South Spruce Street, Bainbridge, Ga, Possession of Methamphetamines; Myers, BPS Bridget M Herring, 47,… Read More »

NEWS: Bainbridge State Graduating 180, Decatur County Man Convicted, Arrest Reports and More

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – The Bainbridge State College Student Wellness Center Gym will be filled with supporting faculty, staff, friends and families of the 180 students graduating on Saturday. CAMILLA, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Flint Hills Resources Biofuels and Ingredients, owner and operator of the Camilla ethanol plant and a Koch company, has earned the… Read More »

Bainbridge State College to Graduate 180 Students Saturday

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 4, 2017 Bainbridge State to graduate 180 students on Saturday The Bainbridge State College Student Wellness Center Gym will be filled with supporting faculty, staff, friends and families of the 180 students graduating on Saturday. Commencement exercises will begin at 10 a.m., with the Tallahassee Pipe Band leading the way for the class of… Read More »

Scripture of The Day – May 4th

Isaiah 59:1  Behold, the LORD’S hand is not shortened, that it cannot save; neither his ear heavy, that it cannot hear: Psalm 22:19  But be not thou far from me, O LORD: O my strength, haste thee to help me. Jeremiah 32:17  Ah Lord GOD! behold, thou hast made the heaven and the earth by thy great power… Read More »

Flint Hills Resources Named Energy Star Partner of the Year

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 3, 2017   FLINT HILLS RESOURCES BIOFUELS AND INGREDIENTS, A SUBSIDIARY OF KOCH INDUSTRIES, IS 2017 ENERGY STAR PARTNER OF THE YEAR Camilla, Georgia – Flint Hills Resources Biofuels and Ingredients, owner and operator of the Camilla ethanol plant and a Koch company, has earned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s ENERGY STAR® Partner of… Read More »

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports for Wednesday, May 3, 2017

The following arrests and citations were reported by the Decatur County Jail. The addresses listed below are given to us directly by the Decatur County Jail: Kolby Barry Fain, 20, Attapulgus Whigham, Whigham, Ga, Probation Violation o/c Driving while License Suspended; Cotton, DESO Diequealer Lashay Jackson, 33, Slough Loop Road, Bainbridge, Ga, Criminal Trespass, Loitering, Public Drunkenness; Jackson,… Read More »

NEWS: Okeefenokee Wildfire Still Growing, Moultrie Vehicle Thefts, Church Fight Caught on Camera and More

Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Wednesday, May 3, 2017: BAINBRIDGE, GA (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – Last weekend at the Bainbridge City Council retreat, Bainbridge Public Safety assistant director Frank Green approached the council with four possible solutions to a problem that faces BPS: retention rate. MOULTRIE, Ga. (MOULTRIE OBSERVER) — Thieves made off with nearly $16,000… Read More »

Scripture Of The Day – May 3rd

2 Corinthians 7:1  Having therefore these promises, dearly beloved, let us cleanse ourselves from all filthiness of the flesh and spirit, perfecting holiness in the fear of God. Titus 2:12  Teaching us that, denying ungodliness and worldly lusts, we should live soberly, righteously, and godly, in this present world; Matthew 5:16  Let your light so shine before men,… Read More »

Georgia Suffering Through Severe Drought

According to the U.S. Drought Monitor, parts of Georgia (including southwest Georgia) are suffering through a “severe drought”. “Heavy to excessive rainfall alleviated drought but triggered flooding across interior portions of the region, while hot, dry weather caused drought to intensify and expand farther south. A slow-moving storm system coupled with abundant subtropical moisture generated 2 to 8 inches… Read More »

WEATHER: Warm Week, Cool Weekend – Does that mean more rain?

According to the National Weather Service in Tallahassee, southwest Georgia is in for a warm week followed by a cool snap this weekend.  Sandwiched between the two is another chance of rain.  Here is the detailed forecast: Today Sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 5 mph in the morning. Tonight Clear, with… Read More »

Scripture Of The Day – May 2nd

1 John 5:21   Little children, keep yourselves from idols. Amen. Colossians 3:2  Set your affection on things above, not on things on the earth. Colossians 3:5  Mortify therefore your members which are upon the earth; fornication, uncleanness, inordinate affection, evil concupiscence, and covetousness, which is idolatry: 1 Timothy 6:9-11  But they that will be rich fall into… Read More »