Tag Archives: Southwest Georgia

NEWS: Car Crashes into Bainbridge Business, SWGA Robbery Suspect Shot by Off Duty Cop, and More

LUMPKIN, GA (11 Alive) – An off-duty police officer in southwest Georgia shot a suspect at a local gas station on Monday. BAINBRIDGE, GA (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – Bainbridge State College is hitting the pause button on holding events at the Kirbo Center, according to interim president Stuart Rayfield. BIBB COUNTY, GA (CBS46) – Georgia health officials held a press conference… Read More »

NEWS: South GA Drought Monitor, Decatur County ATV Accident, Woman of the Year Nominations, and More

THOMASVILLE, GA (WALB) – Investigators said they have identified the man accused of pointing a gun at several people in a Thomasville restaurant over the weekend, including a child. TALLAHASSEE, FL (VALDOSTA TODAY) – Some much-needed rain fell on June 3 – 4. The scattered showers and thunderstorms helped put a dent in the drought conditions in North Florida and… Read More »

NEWS: Rain Coming to SWGA, BSC Awards First Bachelor of Science Degrees, GA Governor Race Heating Up and More

BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – On Saturday, May 6, 2017, Bainbridge State College history was made. Eight graduates were the first to ever receive a Bachelor of Science degree at the Institution. TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV)—The Tallahassee Police Department is investigating a stolen vehicle, that led to shots fired at an officer. FRANKLIN COUNTY, Fla. (WTXL) – A missing man… Read More »

WEATHER: Rainy Start to the Work Week – Just How Much Rain Will SWGA Get?

According to the National Weather Service in Tallahassee, southwest Georgia is set for a rainy start to the work week, followed by a warm and clear weekend.  Cumulative rainfall totals may exceed two inches in areas. Detailed Forecast Today Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming south southwest… Read More »

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports for Thursday, June 1, 2017

The following arrests and citations were reported by the Decatur County Jail and Bainbridge Public Safety. The addresses listed below are given to us directly by the Decatur County Jail and Bainbridge Public Safety: Elton Johnson, Jr., 32, Highway 91 South, Colquitt, GA, Driving While License Suspended or Revoked, Giving False Information or False Name, Open Container, Possession… Read More »