Tag Archives: Whigham

57th Annual Rattlesnake Roundup is Tomorrow

The 57th annual Rattlesnake Roundup will be held tomorrow, Saturday, January 28, 2017 at the Rattlesnake Roundup Grounds in Whigham, Georgia.  Sponsored by the Whigham Community Club, the annual event will draw more than 20,000 visitors to the southwest Georgia town of only 500 people.  This year’s event will feature nearly 100 vendors, kids activities such as bounce… Read More »

Grady County student named 2016 GOAL student at Bainbridge State

On Dec. 1, 2015, BSC student Kenneth Brock of Whigham was named the 2016 GOAL winner at Bainbridge State College. Being named the GOAL student at the local level is an honor for Health Sciences and Professional Studies students. The overall objective for the GOAL program is to stimulate the community’s interest in and knowledge of technical education… Read More »

Southwest Georgia News Roundup: Early Co. man arrested for brutal beating

Early County Sheriff’s Deputies went to an emergency call about 5:00 Monday evening in the 9400 block of Spooner Quarter Road, and found a woman beaten so badly that she was unconscious. The sheriff said a 31-year-old female victim had multiple injuries to her face and body, and was basically unresponsive. Deputies arrested Joshua Brandon Grow, 27, at… Read More »