Jim Woodruff Lock on Lake Seminole remains closed for repairs

News Release MOBILE, Ala. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Mobile District announces the Jim Woodruff Lock – located on the Apalachicola River in Chattahoochee, Fla. – is currently closed to all vessels as repairs are underway at the lock, but exceptions are being made to accommodate commercials vessels. Mechanical problems caused the lock gates to become… Read More »

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports, 06/04/14

The following arrests and citations, occurring between June 3 and June 4, 2014, were reported by Bainbridge Public Safety: Shabria Shantrell Harper, 22, 1101 Third St., Bainbridge, driving while license suspended/revoked; T. Miller, BPS; Bruce Anthony James, 23, 705 E. Planter St., Bainbridge, driving while license withdrawn, adult seat belt violation; C. Strickland III, BPS; Ashley Victoria Jest,… Read More »

Georgia Senator Calls on Obama Administration to Declassify Intel on Taliban Five

“The American people should know who these men are.”   WASHINGTON- Last night, U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss, R-Ga., vice chairman of the U.S. Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, sent the following letter to President Obama, calling for the declassification of intelligence related to the five Afghan nationals who were transferred from Guantanamo Bay, Cuba to Qatar.   “In addition to… Read More »

City of Bainbridge offering up summer fun

Second Annual Bainbridge Spring 5K Run – Saturday, June 6 Time: Registration starts at 7 a.m., race time is at 8 a.m. Don’t forget to sign up for the second annual Bainbridge Spring 5K Run! Preregistration is $15 and $20 the day of the run! Preregistration ends Thursday, June 5th. Age groups are 14 and under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39,… Read More »

Scripture of the Day, 6/4

1 Thessalonians 5:1-6  1 But of the times and the seasons, brethren, ye have no need that I write unto you.  2 For yourselves know perfectly that the day of the Lord so cometh as a thief in the night.  3 For when they shall say, Peace and safety; then sudden destruction cometh upon them, as travail upon… Read More »