Tag Archives: Thomas County

NEWS: BPS Receives Firehouse Subs Grant, Thomas County Building Public Shooting Range, Valdosta Homeowner Subdues Burglar and More

BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – The Bainbridge Public Safety Department is pleased to announce that the Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation has awarded the department $23,130.00 for vehicle extrication equipment. LAKE BLACKSHEAR, GA (WALB) – The annual Georgia Veterans Triathlon will be held at Georgia Veterans State Park on August 12, 2017. VALDOSTA, GA (WALB) – If you commit a petty crime in… Read More »

NEWS: BPS Has Busy Weekend, TSPLOST on November Ballot for Decatur County, Man Steals Mail Bin from USPS Truck and More

BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge Public Safety is requesting the help of citizens who may have witnessed two separate incidents in which pedestrians were injured by fireworks. BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – On Friday, June 30th, an anonymous tip came through the City of Bainbridge website to Bainbridge Public Safety regarding drug activity at the Tropics Apartments on Hubert Dollar Drive.… Read More »

GDOT Awards Resurfacing Projects (Includes Decatur, Grady, Miller, Mitchell and Early Counties)

For Immediate Release: Thursday, April 20, 2017 Contact:  Nita Birmingham District Communications 229.326.5435 Southwest Georgia… Road and Bridge Projects Awarded to Benefit SW Georgia   TIFTON – A Georgia Department of Transportation $3.3 million construction contract to widen a busy section of U.S. 280 in Cordele demonstrates how a relatively small investment can have a major impact. U.S.… Read More »

NEWS: Bainbridge Bypass Southbound Lane Closed, DCSO Busts Motorcycle Thief, Arrest Reports and More

Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Friday, December 9, 2016: BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County arrest reports for Thursday, December 8, 2016 BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – On November 16, the Decatur County Sheriff’s Office recovered four stolen motorcycles and identified a suspect in a hit and run accident (*READ THAT STORY HERE*), however the… Read More »

NEWS: Southwest Georgia Election Results for Decatur, Seminole, Miller, Early, Grady, Mitchell and Thomas Counties

Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Wednesday, November 9, 2016: BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – An impressive 74.69 % of registered voters in Decatur County turned out.  The results for the contested elections and constitutional amendments are: THOMAS CO, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – According to the Georgia Secretary of State’s website, here are the election results for Thomas County in… Read More »