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Representative Sanford Bishop Announces Photo Contest

In a Facebook post Thursday afternoon, Representative Sanford Bishop’s office announced a photography contest that will see several lucky winners’ work recognized in a big way! The post read: Attention ‪#‎Photographers‬! The GA-02 ‪#‎PhotoContest‬ is back! Submit your favorite high quality‪#‎photos‬ taken in Middle and Southwest ‪#‎Georgia‬ to be posted above as the banner! To submit, please send… Read More »

Luther Conyers serves on Bainbridge City Council for one last meeting

At Tuesday night’s Bainbridge, City Council meeting, City Councilman Luther Conyers, Jr. was recognized for serving the City of Bainbridge for nearly 38 years. Conyers, now 86, said he had decided it was time to step aside and let others have a chance to serve, although he said he would still take an active interest in local government.… Read More »

U.S. Congressman Bishop talks Lake Seminole, current events in radio interview with Flint Media

U.S. Congressman Sanford Bishop visited Southwest Georgia Tuesday, August 18 as part of his District Work Session while Congress is in recess for the summer. Bishop hosted a town hall meeting at the Seminole County Courthouse in Donalsonville, Ga., on Tuesday night. The topic of the town hall meeting was the issue of hydrilla, an invasive water weed,… Read More »

Congressman Bishop to hold public meeting on Lake Seminole hydrilla problem

DONALSONVILLE, GA – Today, Congressman Sanford D. Bishop, Jr. (GA-02) announced an upcoming hydrilla focused Town Hall Meeting in Donalsonville, GA. Congressman Bishop has invited and will be accompanied by Colonel Jon Chytka, Commander of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Mobile District. The purpose of the meeting is to get feedback from the public on the issue.… Read More »

Congressman Bishop encourages veterans to apply for Wounded Warriors job position

ALBANY, GA – Today, Congressman Sanford Bishop, Jr. (GA-02) announced his office is seeking a Wounded Warrior Fellow to serve as a Veterans’ Advocate and Outreach Coordinator in his Albany, Georgia Congressional Office. Primary responsibilities of the position will include facilitating and coordinating responses to a wide range of requests received from military, veterans, and other stakeholders in… Read More »

Congressman Bishop responds to U.S. Army decision to cut soldiers at Columbus’ Fort Benning

FORT BENNING, GA – Today, Congressman Sanford D. Bishop Jr. (GA-02), Ranking Member of the U.S. House of Representatives’ Appropriations Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies, reacted to the United States Army’s decision to draw down forces from Fort Benning in compliance with the U.S. Army’s overall brigade reduction plan: “Our national security should not… Read More »

Congressman Bishop visits Bainbridge to discuss pressing local and national issues

Kevin Dowdy, president of Flint Media Inc. and co-host of the Jesus and Jammin’ morning show, interviewed U.S. Representative Sanford Bishop (D-Albany, Ga.) in the WBGE studio on Friday, Oct. 31. The interview was broadcast on all six of our radio stations in Southwest Georgia. In part 1 of the interview, Bishop talks about his time in the… Read More »