Tag Archives: Thomas County

Thomas County Elementary School Evacuated Thursday Due to Diesel Spill

Garrison-Pilcher Elementary School in Thomasville was evacuated and closed Thursday due to a diesel spill in the area that caused a strong odor on the school’s campus. According to facebook post, the Thomas County School System stated that the diesel spill occurred at the Murphy Oil Station at the intersection of Hall Road and Highway 319 and the… Read More »

ELECTION RESULTS – November 7, 2017 General Election

Below is a compiled list of UNOFFICIAL election results from southwest Georgia for the November 7, 2017 General Election: Key: *Italics denotes winner DECATUR COUNTY/BAINBRIDGE: Bainbridge Mayor: *Edward Reynolds: 574 votes (96.31%) Write In: 22 votes (3.69%) Bainbridge Alderman P1 (at large): *Glennie Bench: 520 votes (97.20%) Write In: 15 votes (2.80%) Bainbridge Alderman P2 – DA Jacob… Read More »

NEWS: Wednesday Morning Fire in Mitchell County, High Speed Chase and Crash in Cairo, Arrest Reports and More

BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County arrest reports for Wednesday, August 2, 2017 THOMAS CO., GA (WALB) – A South Florida woman is now in the Thomas County Jail, and another woman is hospitalized after police said they crashed trying to escape arrest following a multi-state crime spree. TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) – There’s a dispute brewing over… Read More »

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 »