Deal signs bill underscoring Second Amendment rights

News Release Gov. Nathan Deal today signed into law House Bill 60, legislation that protects law-abiding, licensed Georgia citizens’ Second Amendment rights. “For decades now I have staunchly defended our Second Amendment rights as both a legislator and as governor,” said Deal. “This legislation will protect the constitutional rights of Georgians who have gone through a background check… Read More »

Mayor wants elected officials to chat

Bainbridge Mayor Edward Reynolds talked Wednesday, April 23 about the format and goals of a meeting he has organized between Decatur County Commissioners and Bainbridge City Council members. The meeting will be held at Memorial Hospital meeting room next Tuesday evening, April 29. You can hear Mayor Reynolds’ remarks on what he hopes the meeting will accomplish below.… Read More »

County commissioners: we need to work with better with city

Decatur County Commissioner Russell Smith, who called out county officials’ digging up of Bainbridge City Manager Chris Hobby’s  utility bills as a ‘personal attack,’ also said Tuesday night he believed relations between the county and city governments were actually better than they may seem. Before commenting on the need to work together, however, Smith had an impromptu question… Read More »

Scripture of the Day, 4/23/14

Psalm 18:2 The LORD is my rock, my fortress and my deliverer; my God is my rock, in whom I take refuge. He is my shield and the horn of my salvation, my stronghold. Psalm 34:7,17 The angel of the LORD encamps around those who fear him, and he delivers them. 17 The righteous cry out, and the… Read More »