Tag Archives: Decatur County

Work Begins on the Taurus USA Site

The City of Bainbridge has started work on the future home of Taurus USA in the Commodore Industrial Park. The North American headquarters for one of the largest firearm manufacturers in the country will be located just off of Highway 84 West in Bainbridge on land previously owned by the Development Authority of Bainbridge and Decatur County.  As… Read More »

Decatur County Grand Jury Returns 40 True Bills of Indictment

PRESS RELEASE Grand Jury May Term             May 7th the Grand Jury convened in Decatur County.  After hearing the cases presented by District Attorney Joe Mulholland, the Grand Jury returned just over 40 True Bills of Indictment and less than 6 No Bills of Indictment, and 1 case was continued for the term.  Two cases of significance were… Read More »

WEATHER: NWS Predicting the Potential for Severe Weather Thursday

The National Weather Service is predicting that Thursday’s weather could turn severe as a storm system approaches southwest Georgia. From the NWS and the Decatur County EMA: “Another system will move through the region tomorrow, bringing a chance for an isolated strong to severe storm across Southeast Alabama and portions of southern Georgia tomorrow afternoon. While the Storm Prediction Center does… Read More »

Weekend Storm Brings Down Trees and Powerlines

The storm that blew through Decatur County early Sunday morning left many residents without power after multiple trees fell on power lines.  According to Bainbridge Public Safety’s facebook page, a massive tree fell across the road and knocked down the service lines on Orange and Barber Streets.  WALB reported that the storm totaled one car when a tree fell… Read More »

Taurus Holdings, Inc Announces New Manufacturing Facility, Corporate Headquarters is Moving to Bainbridge

“The big news is that Taurus USA is going to build a manufacturing facility in this community and create some 300 jobs”, said Georgia Governor Nathan Deal, officially announcing the arrival of one of the largest firearms producers in the United States to southwest Georgia. Taurus Holdings, Inc will be moving their manufacturing operations and corporate headquarters to… Read More »