Your Weekend Weather Forecast for Southwest Georgia

Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind around 5 mph… Read More »

Decatur County increasing its inmate labor fees

Decatur County has increased the standard rate for providing inmate labor to other local governments from $40,000 per year to $50,000 per year, but it’s a move that at least one customer was not satisfied with. The Cairo Messenger reported in its June 3 issue that Grady County Commissioners were considering not renewing the contract to receive inmate… Read More »

Counterfeit money reported; other recent police reports

Counterfeit money has been reported in circulation by multiple businesses in Bainbridge during the past week, according to Bainbridge Public Safety incident reports. On Monday morning, Bainbridge Public Safety Officer Chris Avery talked with a local bank employee who said she had found three counterfeit ten-dollar bills among the money that was deposited in the overnight drop box.… Read More »

Your Southwest Georgia Weather Forecast for Thursday and Friday

Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. West southwest wind around 5 mph. Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail, gusty winds, and frequent lightning. Mostly sunny, with a high near… Read More »

Scripture of the Day, 6/5

Ephesians 2:8-10 For it is by grace you have been saved, through faith–and this not from yourselves, it is the gift of God–not by works, so that no one can boast. For we are God’s workmanship, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do.   1 Corinthians 15:10 But… Read More »