Tag Archives: Bainbridge

Friday Night Road Check Leads to Multiple Arrests, Citations

PRESS RELEASE On Friday evening, members of the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety’s Southwestern Traffic Enforcement Network (SWTEN) gathered in Bainbridge to perform several road safety checks throughout our area. At the conclusion of Friday night’s area road checks, 53 citations had been written. These citations included 6 persons who were arrested for DUI, 5 for driving on a suspended license,… Read More »

Bainbridge Ballplayer Drafted: Noah Bryant to the Royals

PRESS RELEASE The City of Bainbridge is thrilled to share that Noah Bryant, son of Administrative Services Director Lisa Taylor, was selected on Wednesday by the Kansas City Royals in the 2018 MLB Draft. Bryant, who is a freshman at Georgia Highlands College and a pitcher on the Chargers baseball team, was the 512th pick in the 17th… Read More »

BAINBRIDGE: Boat Basin Transferred to City of Bainbridge

Press Release WASHINGTON, DC – Yesterday, Congressman Sanford D. Bishop, Jr. (GA-02) secured the passage of an amendment to the House version of the Water Resources Development Act of 2018 (WRDA) that provides for the conveyance of three parcels of land, known as the Earle May Recreational Area, from the Army Corps of Engineers to the City of Bainbridge,… Read More »

MARATHON MAN: Bainbridge Runner Harold Allen Runs 31 Marathons in 31 Days

He did it. Bainbridge runner Harold Allen completed the herculean quest of conquering 31 marathons (that’s 26.2 miles x 31 = 812.2) in 31 days. Already an three time ultra-marathoner (100 mile races), Harold wanted to use his athletic ability, strong will and incredible work ethic for something bigger than himself.  So he set a goal so lofty… Read More »

BPS: Reward Offered in Bainbridge Shooting Cases

REWARD OFFERED: On Thursday, May 17th at 12:26am, BPS officers were dispatched to the Wisteria Drive area in reference to a report of hearing gunshots. Officers searched the area but did not see anything that seemed out of the ordinary. At 1:04am, another call was dispatched to the same area of Wisteria Drive. Officers made contact with a… Read More »