Your Southwest Georgia Weather Forecast for Monday and Tuesday

Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 96. West southwest wind around 5 mph. Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light after midnight. Tuesday: A 30… Read More »

Fishing Basics Taught at Kids Fishing Events

Kids who have never been fishing before can fish for free at the Georgia National Fairgrounds in Georgia throughout the month of June. The Fairgrounds is also home to the headquarters of the Go Fish Georgia initiative launched by former Georgia Governor Sonny Perdue. Georgia National Fairgrounds- Fishing for Children Event Kids Fishing Event Sun, 06/01/2014 – Mon,… Read More »

Former Correctional Officer Sentenced For Smuggling Cell Phones

Michael J. Moore, United States Attorney for the Middle District of Georgia, announced that Curtis Drakes, aged 33, of Mitchell County, Georgia, was sentenced to serve 2 years in federal prison for conspiracy to provide contraband in prison by the Honorable W. Louis Sands, U.S. District Court Judge.  The sentence was pronounced on June 5, 2014 in Albany,… Read More »

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports, 06/06/14

The following arrests and citations, occurring between June 4 and June 6, 2014, were reported by Bainbridge Public Safety: James Winston Mills, 57, 1411 Lake Drive, Bainbridge, burglary in the second degree, SO; Lorenzo Tate, 51, 143 Pine Ridge Drive, Bainbridge, possession of cocaine with intent to distribute, possession of cocaine within 1,000 feet of public housing, sale of… Read More »