Tag Archives: Bainbridge

LOCAL HEROES: How Two Off Duty State Troopers Saved a Child’s Life

Over the weekend, a facebook post from the Georgia Department of Public Safety started making the rounds and catching the state’s attention – and for good reason. While off duty, two local Georgia State Patrol Troopers, TFC Brian Palmer and TFC Walt Landrum, each received phone calls about a child sitting in the middle of a four lane… Read More »

BPS: Man Stabbed in Bainbridge Wednesday Night

According to a Bainbridge Public Safety Incident Report, a man was stabbed after an argument in Bainbridge Wednesday night. The report states that BPS was called to a reported stabbing around 10:23 p.m. Wednesday night on West Street in Bainbridge.  According to the caller, there was a white male covered in blood on the side of the road.… Read More »

Bainbridge, Pelham and Thomasville to Receive CDBG Grants

ATLANTA (September 1, 2017) | Sen. Dean Burke (R – Bainbridge) announced that Senate District 11 will be receiving three of the 59 grants awarded to Georgia communities for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program. The CDBG program is funded by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and administered by the Georgia Department of Community Affairs… Read More »

NEWS: Double Homicide in Cordele, Bainbridge Business Owner Found Not Guilty of Aggravated Assault, Georgia Inmate Escapes and More

BAINBRIDGE, GA (WALB) – After a four hour deliberation on Wednesday, a Bainbridge pawn shop owner was found not guilty of aggravated assault. CORDELE, GA (WALB) – Cordele Police and the GBI are investigating after two people were killed following a shooting. DAWSON, GA (WALB) – Dawson’s Public Safety Director has been ordered to resign by a Pataula Circuit Judge as part… Read More »

NEWS: Grand Jury Returns True Bills, Thomasville Shooting, Woman Cited for Animal Cruelty, and More

BAINBRIDGE, GA (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – The May term Decatur County Grand Jury returned 49 True Bills of Indictment Tuesday, including a true bill for Greg McDonald on two charges of Child Molestation, one Aggravated Sexual Battery and one Sexual Battery. THOMASVILLE, GA (WALB) – One man was injured in a shooting on Wright Street Monday night in Thomasville. MIDWAY,… Read More »