Interview with new Decatur County Commissioner George Anderson

Recently I had the change to interview Decatur County Commissioner-elect George Anderson, who will represent District 1 (Southeastern Decatur County including Attapulgus) starting in January 2015. Anderson is a 20-year employee of the Decatur County Prison and a veteran of the U.S. Armed Forces who has served in Germany and the First Gulf War. Please click below to… Read More »

Bainbridge City Council to meet Tuesday night

The Bainbridge City Council will meet Tuesday, July 15 at 6:30 p.m. in its chambers at City Hall, 101 S. Broad Street, Bainbridge, with the following agenda: Presentation of proclamation for BAIN, Inc. recognizing the anniversary of the passage of the Americans with Disabilities Act Consideration of the installation of traffic-calming devices on South Washington Street Consideration of… Read More »

July Decatur County Food Facility Inspections

For June and July Decatur County food inspection reports see our previous posting. The following food facility inspections were conducted by the Decatur County Environmental Health Department: Hardee’s of Bainbridge, 1000 E. Shotwell Street, 90, 07/09/14 Kay’s 101 Bar and Grill, 1037 Faceville Highway, 93, 07/14/14 Kelley’s Country Store, 1921 Spring Creek Road, 99, 07/10/14 Kentucky Fried Chicken,… Read More »

Criminal Trial of Former Peanut Executives Postponed Until July 28

A Blakely, Ga., related story from Food Safety News: The trial of the three former Peanut Corporation of America (PCA) executives that was to begin Monday is being delayed two weeks to give defense attorneys more time to review late-arriving documents from prosecutors. Jury selection is now scheduled to begin July 28 for a trial likely to take… Read More »