WEATHER: Tropical System Developing?

According to the National Weather Service in Tallahassee, there is a chance for a tropical system to develop in the Gulf of Mexico this week, bringing a good bit of rain to southwest Georgia. From the release: The NHC has issued a special Tropical Weather Outlook for an area of disturbed weather in the eastern Gulf of Mexico.… Read More »

Decatur County Grand Jury Returns 40 True Bills of Indictment

PRESS RELEASE Grand Jury May Term             May 7th the Grand Jury convened in Decatur County.  After hearing the cases presented by District Attorney Joe Mulholland, the Grand Jury returned just over 40 True Bills of Indictment and less than 6 No Bills of Indictment, and 1 case was continued for the term.  Two cases of significance were… Read More »

BPS NEEDS YOUR HELP! HAVE YOU SEEN THESE WOMEN?

PLEASE HELP IDENTIFY THESE WOMEN: On Tuesday, May 8th around 3pm, Bainbridge Public Safety Officers LaDaric Jones and Chuck Strickland responded to the Dollar General on North Broad Street in downtown Bainbridge in reference to shoplifting. The store’s Assistant Manager had been watching the surveillance video and saw two white females taking items off of the shelves and… Read More »

Local Health Department Offering Free Family Planning Services on May 17

Health Department offers free, easy sign-up for family planning services covered by Medicaid on May 17 Planning for Healthy Babies provides no-cost family planning services to eligible women in Georgia, and on May 17 from 3-5 p.m., the Decatur County Health Department will dedicate its resources to signing up qualified county residents. “We will be providing light refreshments… Read More »