NEWS: Another Fatal Accident on Highway 27 N, Dothan Bomb Threat, Alabama Killer on the Run and More

Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Tuesday, February 7, 2017: BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County arrest reports for Monday, February 6, 2017 BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Victim identified in Monday’s Highway 27 N fatal accident  ALBANY, GA (ALBANY HERALD) – Doughtery County Deputy Coroner addresses storm death numbers GULF COAST, AL (WALB) – Authorities… Read More »

Scripture of The Day – February 7th

Luke 17:15-18 And one of them, when he saw that he was healed, turned back, and with a loud voice glorified God,And fell down on his face at his feet, giving him thanks: and he was a Samaritan.And Jesus answering said, Were there not ten cleansed? but where are the nine?There are not found that returned to give… Read More »

Another Fatal Accident at Hwy 27 N and Bethel Rd (Mon 5:00 pm)

Update 6:40 pm Bps Deputy Director Frank Green: Bainbridge Public Safety offers condolences to the family of Brenda Gail Solis of Bethel Road in Bainbridge. Brenda was killed in an accident on Highway 27 this afternoon. We ask the public to keep the passenger, who was Life Flighted, in their prayers. Her name has not been released and… Read More »

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports for Monday, February 6, 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: Kimberly Nicole Burke, 18, John Bush Road, Brinson, Ga, Driving in Violation of License class Restrictions, Drugs to be Kept in Original Container, Possession of Drug Related Object; Edmond, ATTA John Raymond… Read More »

NEWS: Former Meigs Mayor Convicted, Officer Involved Shooting in Moultrie, Arrest Reports and More

Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Monday, February 6, 2017: BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County arrest reports for Friday, February 3, 2017 BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – According to the National Weather Service in Tallahassee, southwest Georgia will see a high chance of rain and thunderstorms for the week. MEIGS, Ga. (WCTV) — The former… Read More »

WEATHER: Thunderstorms, High Winds This Week

According to the National Weather Service in Tallahassee, southwest Georgia will see a high chance of rain and thunderstorms for the week.  However, as the rain moves out, the weekend should be perfect.  Here is the detailed forecast: Detailed Forecast Today Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph. Tonight Partly cloudy,… Read More »

Scripture Of The Day – February 6th

Ephesians 2:7-9 That in the ages to come he might shew the exceeding riches of his grace in his kindness toward us through Christ Jesus.  For by grace are ye saved through faith; and that not of yourselves: it is the gift of God: Not of works, lest any man should boast. Galatians 2:16  Knowing that a man… Read More »

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports for Friday, February 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: Jamie Lamar Lashley, 38, Smart Street, Bainbridge, Ga, Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol, DESO Sharon Lee Mileo, 60, US Hwy 319 South, Thomasville, Ga, Financial Transaction Card Theft; Pace, DESO Tameika… Read More »

NEWS: Longer Deer Season Legislation Introduced, January Gas Prices Up Over Last Year, Proposed Gun Ban in Georgia and More

Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Friday, February 3, 2017: BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County arrest reports for Thursday, February 2, 2017 ATLANTA, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – January gas prices up 42 cents over last year ATLANTA, GA (GEORGIA OUTDOOR NEWS) – Legislation that would increase hunting and fishing license fees in Georgia was expected… Read More »

SWGA Day Lilly Society Begins Education Campaign

The Southwest Georgia Day Lily Society is beginning a series of educational presentations with topics such as Daylily basics, soil preparation, additives, flower grooming, and irrigation.  The annual daylily show will be held on May 13th at the First Baptist Church of Bainbridge. There are over 83,000 different registered types of Day lilies in the American Hemerocallis Society’s… Read More »

Scripture Of The Day – February 3rd

2 Timothy 2:14-16 Of these things put them in remembrance, charging them before the Lord that they strive not about words to no profit, but to the subverting of the hearers. Study to shew thyself approved unto God, a workman that needeth not to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth. But shun profane and vain babblings:… Read More »

National Signing Day in South Georgia

Young men all over southwest Georgia signed their letters of intent to play football at the collegiate level this week. This is a list of all the players in this part of the state that have signed with colleges. *Note: This list will grow as we gather information from the schools.  Cairo High School Zach Anderson – Fort… Read More »

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports for Thursday, February 2, 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: Ervin Conley, 53, East Plain Street, Donalsonville, Ga, Deposit Account Fraud (Two Counts); Hanks, DESO Bryon Vontrez Johnson, 26, South Street, Thomasville, Ga, Felony Possession of Marijuana; Landrum, GSP Michael Alfonzo Jones,… Read More »

NEWS: Rep Gerald Greene Answers Questions About Shooting, Explosion at Isaacs Bakery, Missing Albany Man and More

Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Thursday, February 2, 2017: BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County arrest reports for Wednesday, February 1, 2017 BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – There was an explosion at Isaacs Bakery on Wednesday afternoon in downtown Bainbridge. BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Chief Jerry Carter is pleased to announce the promotion of three Bainbridge… Read More »

Bainbridge Public Safety: Dollar, Deen, Miller Promoted

PRESS RELEASE Chief Jerry Carter is pleased to announce the promotion of three Bainbridge Public Safety Officers. James Dollar has been promoted to Major (Patrol Division), Ryan Deen has been promoted to Captain, and Toby Miller has been promoted to Sergeant. Major Dollar is a native of Bainbridge and a graduate of Bainbridge High School. He has a… Read More »

Scripture Of The Day – February 2nd

Luke 22:46  And said unto them, Why sleep ye? rise and pray, lest ye enter into temptation. Matthew 26:41  Watch and pray, that ye enter not into temptation: the spirit indeed is willing, but the flesh is weak. Matthew 26:41  Watch and pray, that ye enter not into temptation: the spirit indeed is willing, but the flesh is… Read More »

Explosion at Isaacs Bakery; No Injuries

There was an explosion at Isaacs Bakery on Wednesday afternoon in downtown Bainbridge.  According to officials, there were no injuries. According to Julie Harris, Public Information Officer for the City of Bainbridge, an oven exploded leaving two occupants in the building’s kitchen covered in white powder. Thankfully, there were no injuries and no other people in the building.… Read More »

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports for Wednesday, February 1, 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: Edward Cedrick Bailey, 20, Attapulgus Climax Road, Climax, Ga, Failure to Appear o/c Obstruction (Two Counts), Failure to Appear o/c Speeding, DESO Carl Vernice Moore, 44, Salem Lane, Havana, Fl, Probation Violation… Read More »

NEWS: GBI Enters Search for Missing Albany 2 Year Old, Early County Man Gets 20 Years, and More

Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Wednesday, February 1, 2017: ASHBURN, GA (WALB) – The GBI is assisting the Dougherty County Police with the missing person’s investigation of Detraz Green, 2. TIFTON, Ga. (WCTV) — Georgia’s Peanut Commission and Peanut Proud are donating more than 10,000 jars of local peanut butter. ATLANTA, GA (AJC) – Former Early… Read More »