Tag Archives: Georgia

Georgia’s New Distracted Driving Law As Passed by the House and Senate

The Georgia Legislature recently passed HB 673, a law, “relating to motor vehicles and traffic, so as to prohibit actions which distract a driver while operating a motor vehicle; to provide for the proper and safe use of wireless telecommunications devices while driving; to provide for definitions; to provide for violations; to provide for punishments; to provide for… Read More »

AAA Announces Highest Rated Restaurants in Georgia

AAA’s Undercover Inspectors Release their Final Review of more than 31,000 Restaurants ATLANTA, Ga. (February 21, 2018) – AAA’s anonymous inspectors have experienced all the horror stories of dining out, from being served food that hit the floor to finding a hair in their hamburger. Yet, the only places that make it on AAA’s Diamond Lists are the ones… Read More »

‘Very good crop’ of Georgia peanuts expected

By Clint Thompson University of Georgia – College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences Georgia’s dryland peanut crop excelled this year, while irrigated fields lacked in comparison to past years, said University of Georgia Cooperative Extension peanut agronomist Scott Monfort. The result is a crop estimated to average 4,400 pounds per acre. This year, Georgia’s peanut crop is the… Read More »

Bainbridge Man Arrested for Transporting Undocumented Immigrants

According to KFOX TV in El Paso, Texas, a Bainbridge man was arrested after ICE (Immigration and Customs Enforcement) discovered a semi trailer hauling 23 undocumented immigrants and 250 pounds of marijuana. The driver, identified as Comothial Harper, 44, of Bainbridge, was arrested and faces a charge of transporting illegal aliens for financial gain. The story states that… Read More »

Bainbridge State College Announces Deans and Honors List for Summer Semester

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 9, 2017 BSC announces Dean’s and Honor’s Lists for summer semester Bainbridge State College Interim Vice President for Academic Affairs Dr. Michael Kirkland is pleased to announce the students who earned the distinction of being named to the Dean’s and Honor’s Lists for Summer Semester 2017. These students have earned a 3.5 (B+) grade… Read More »