NEWS: Okefenokee Wildfire Grows, Arrest Reports, Hit and Run, and More

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports FARGO, Ga. (WCTV) — A large wildfire is spreading across South Georgia and North Florida. BROOKS CO., GA (WALB) – The 2 Brooks County men charged with murdering their roommate Friday remain behind bars.  ALBANY, GA (WALB) – Dougherty County Police are on the lookout for a hit and run driver who struck a man… Read More »

Scripture Of The Day – April 13th

Proverbs 3:9  Honour the LORD with thy substance, and with the firstfruits of all thine increase: 2 Corinthians 9:6  But this I say, He which soweth sparingly shall reap also sparingly; and he which soweth bountifully shall reap also bountifully. Hebrews 6:10 For God is not unrighteous to forget your work and labour of love, which ye have… Read More »

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports for Wednesday, April 12, 2017

The following arrests and citations were reported by the Decatur County Jail. The addresses listed below are given to us directly by the Decatur County Jail: Lance Dewight Cotton, 25, Edgewood Drive, Bainbridge, Ga, Simple Battery; Osborne, DESO Kyla Brooke Fletcher, 25, Dempsey Road, Bainbridge, Ga, Failure to Register, Probation Violation o/c Child Molestation, Probation Violation o/c Possession… Read More »

NEWS: BPS Makes Felony Drug Bust, Thomas County Student Arrested, Planning Commission Denies Dollar General Request and More

ARREST: Bainbridge Public Safety Busts Felon Drug Dealer BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County arrest reports for Tuesday, April 11, 2017 BAINBRIDGE, GA (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – The Bainbridge zoning commission voted in a 2-1 decision on Tuesday to recommend that the city council deny the rezoning application, which would allow Dollar General to build a commercial… Read More »

ARREST: Bainbridge Public Safety Busts Felon Drug Dealer

PRESS RELEASE Bainbridge Public Safety Investigators Chip Nix, Chris Avery, and Larry Funderburke arrested 22 year old convicted felon, Aaron Allen Jones, on Monday morning. Jones has been under investigation for several months.  Tips led investigators to Gibbs-Miles Apartments where he was located on Monday, and found in possession of a 22 Revolver, 25 bags of Cocaine, 10… Read More »

Scripture Of The Day – April 12th

Proverbs 3:9 Honour the LORD with thy substance, and with the firstfruits of all thine increase: 2 Corinthians 9:6 But this I say, He which soweth sparingly shall reap also sparingly; and he which soweth bountifully shall reap also bountifully. Luke 6:38 Give, and it shall be given unto you; good measure, pressed down, and shaken together, and… Read More »

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports for Tuesday, April 11, 2017

The following arrests and citations were reported by the Decatur County Jail. The addresses listed below are given to us directly by the Decatur County Jail: Jimmy Cricket Crapps, 53, East Shotwell Street, Bainbridge, Ga, Failure to Appear o/c Public Drunkenness; Prindle, BPS Aaron Allen Jones, 22, Cameron Drive, Bainbridge, Ga, Possession of Controlled Substance within 1000 ft… Read More »

NEWS: Wildfires Scorching Florida, Alabama Governor Resigns, Okefenokee Swamp on Fire, Arrest Reports and More

Click Here for Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Florida Forest Service says more than 100 active wildfires are burning across the state right now. OKEFENOKEE, FL (First Coast News) – According to the Florida Forest Service, a wildfire in Okefenokee has grown to at least 3800 acres. VALDOSTA, GA (VALDOSTA TODAY) –… Read More »

Scripture Of The Day – April 11th

James 1:19  Wherefore, my beloved brethren, let every man be swift to hear, slow to speak, slow to wrath: Proverbs 16:32  He that is slow to anger is better than the mighty; and he that ruleth his spirit than he that taketh a city. James 3:2   For in many things we offend all. If any man offend… Read More »

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports for Monday, April 10, 2017

The following arrests and citations were reported by the Decatur County Jail. The addresses listed below are given to us directly by the Decatur County Jail: Rodney Gayle Boyle, 56, Bareback Drive, Tallahassee, Fl, Drug Related Objects, DUI, Failure to Maintain Lane, Open Container, Reckless Driving, Seat Belt Violation; Snider; GSP Michael Duane Brown, 29, Bainbridge, Ga, Driving… Read More »

NEWS: Grand Jury Could Indict Grinstead Murder Suspect This Week, Gas Prices Rising, St George Fire and More

Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Monday, April 10, 2017: BAINBRIDGE, GA (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – On Tuesday, March 28, the Decatur County Board of Commission voted to improve the meal quality of prisoners in the Decatur County Prison. IRWIN CO., GA (WALB) – A Grand jury in Irwin County could decide whether to indict one of the men… Read More »

Scripture Of The Day – April 10th

2 Timothy 3:12 Yea, and all that will live godly in Christ Jesus shall suffer persecution. 1 John 2:15-16  Love not the world, neither the things that are in the world. If any man love the world, the love of the Father is not in him. For all that is in the world, the lust of the flesh,… Read More »

NEWS: Storm Hits Watermelon Crop, Tornadoes Confirmed, 500 Acre Wildfire Approaching North Florida, and More

Here’s your Friday morning news roundup (WTVM) – Preliminary reports from the National Weather Service confirm that an EF-2 tornado hit areas of Stewart and Webster counties. ALBANY, GA (WALB) – Farmers are out replanting tonight, less than 24 hours after a storm pulled their crop out of the ground. GRADY CO., GA (WALB) – A popular Grady County roadway… Read More »

Scripture Of The Day – April 7th

Psalm 27:1 The LORD is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? the LORD is the strength of my life; of whom shall I be afraid? Isaiah 26:3-4 Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on thee: because he trusteth in thee. Trust ye in the LORD for ever: for in the… Read More »

NEWS: Rainfall Totals, Chicken Houses Destroyed by Storm, Earthquake in NW GA and More

Rainfall Totals for the Week STEWART COUNTY, GA (WALB) – The J and J Farms poultry operation  on Freeman Road in Stewart County was wiped out by severe weather Wednesday.  Joe Ammons had two of his huge chicken houses destroyed, with hundreds of chickens killed. ALBANY, GA (WALB) – The Albany Police Department is investigating after a longtime Albany business… Read More »

WEATHER: Rainfall Totals for the Week

Wednesday’s storms brought plenty of wind and some pockets of precipitation to our corner of southwest Georgia, but the rainfall totals were relatively low.  Although certain areas may have seen significantly more than others, the officials rainfall totals for our area are as follows: Decatur County Public Works: .73″ Marianna Airport: 1.31″ Albany Airport: .98″ Dothan Airport: .29″… Read More »

Scripture Of The Day – April 6th

Psalm 40:2  He brought me up also out of an horrible pit, out of the miry clay, and set my feet upon a rock, and established my goings. Romans 5:8  But God commendeth his love toward us, in that, while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us. 1 Timothy 2:5  For there is one God, and one… Read More »

NEWS: Latest Weather Update from NWS, Alabama Gov Facing Possible Impeachment (again), and More

Bainbridge man announces 135 mile, 24 hour endurance race BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Here is the latest from the National Weather Service in Tallahassee regarding today’s storms. ATTAPULGUS, GA (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – Attapulgus’ elephant refuge is coming together NASHVILLE, GA (WALB) – We are following a story that was breaking overnight, trying to get details on a high speed… Read More »