Decatur County Sheriff’s deputies, former Grady County deputy indicted by federal grand jury

U.S. Department of Justice News Release The Department of Justice announced today that a federal grand jury in the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Georgia returned indictments charging four law enforcement officers with civil rights violations and obstruction of justice in connection with an incident that occurred at Bainbridge BikeFest in 2012.  A seven count… Read More »

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports, 07/09/14

The following arrests and citations, occurring between July 8 and July 9, 2014, were reported by the Decatur County Jail: Roderick Deyan Addison, 19, 231 Melton-Brinson Road, Whigham, Ga., burglary (two counts); R. Deen, BPS; Terrell Ashby Peterson, 17, 231 Melton Brinson Road, Whigham, Ga., burglary (two counts); R. Deen, BPS; Carson Brandon Givens, 39, 241 Martin Road, Bainbridge,… Read More »

Demand For Ag Pilots (a.k.a. “Crop Dusters”) At All-Time High

Georgia Farm Monitor, a multimedia news organization funded by the Georgia Farm Bureau, visited Bainbridge recently to visit Ag-Flight, one of the handful of agricultural pilot schools in the United States, to learn more about the high demand profession of cropdusting. Here is the video, an interview with Ag-Flight owner Billy Howell and video of the student crop-dusters.… Read More »