Tag Archives: Thomasville

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: Distracted Driver Rear Ends School Bus, Drug Dealer Busted Again, Worth County Sheriff’s Son Arrested and More

BAINBRIDGE, GA (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – Santray Davis, 38, who was arrested in February for possession of methamphetamines and cocaine with intent to distribute, was arrested again Friday night for possession of cocaine. THOMASVILLE, Ga. (WTXL) – The Thomasville Police Department has recovered several abandoned bicycles from around the city and wants to return them to their owners. THOMASVILLE, GA (WTXL)… Read More »

Bainbridge, Pelham and Thomasville to Receive CDBG Grants

ATLANTA (September 1, 2017) | Sen. Dean Burke (R – Bainbridge) announced that Senate District 11 will be receiving three of the 59 grants awarded to Georgia communities for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program. The CDBG program is funded by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and administered by the Georgia Department of Community Affairs… Read More »

NEWS: Grand Jury Returns True Bills, Thomasville Shooting, Woman Cited for Animal Cruelty, and More

BAINBRIDGE, GA (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – The May term Decatur County Grand Jury returned 49 True Bills of Indictment Tuesday, including a true bill for Greg McDonald on two charges of Child Molestation, one Aggravated Sexual Battery and one Sexual Battery. THOMASVILLE, GA (WALB) – One man was injured in a shooting on Wright Street Monday night in Thomasville. MIDWAY,… Read More »