Category Archives: Around our Area

SPORTS: Bearcat Season Tickets are Still Available

Those interested in purchasing season tickets for the Bainbridge Bearcat home games can do so this Monday at Bainbridge High School.   “If you have not been able to purchase your season tickets for Bearcat home football games, you may purchase them on Monday, August 28th, at Bainbridge High School from 3 pm until 5 pm. Contact Renee Wooten at… 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 »




NEWS: Bainbridge Man Arrested for Transporting Undocumented Immigrants, Rec Authority Designing New Building, Arrest Reports and More

BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – On the afternoon of Thursday, August 17th, Bainbridge Public Safety was made aware of a large-scale marijuana operation located at 1621 Libby Street, and a search warrant was executed.  EL PASO, TX (KFOX TV) – The driver, Comothial Harper, 44, of Bainbridge, Georgia, was arrested and faces a charge of transporting illegal aliens for financial gain.… Read More »

Vacant House, US Mail and Marijuana – How Are They Connected?

PRESS RELEASE On the afternoon of Thursday, August 17th, Bainbridge Public Safety was made aware of a large-scale marijuana operation located at 1621 Libby Street, and a search warrant was executed.  During a search of the premises, investigators found Rodriquez Deontae Cheatham, age 23, in possession of approximately 8 pounds of marijuana, drug paraphernalia, and $5,757 in cash. … Read More »

Bainbridge Man Arrested for Transporting Undocumented Immigrants

According to KFOX TV in El Paso, Texas, a Bainbridge man was arrested after ICE (Immigration and Customs Enforcement) discovered a semi trailer hauling 23 undocumented immigrants and 250 pounds of marijuana. The driver, identified as Comothial Harper, 44, of Bainbridge, was arrested and faces a charge of transporting illegal aliens for financial gain. The story states that… Read More »