Tag Archives: Florida

WEATHER: Tropical Storm Update (Tuesday 3:15 p.m.)

The National Weather Service and National Hurricane Center have started making more concrete predictions about the storm brewing in the Gulf of Mexico.  At this time, they are predicting high winds and rain for southwest Georgia, but little chance of tornadoes.  The bulk of the rain should hit from the Big Bend in Florida, south to the center… Read More »

WEATHER: Tropical Storm Could Become Hurricane, Hit Florida Coast on Thursday

PRESS RELEASE Key Points: Tropical Depression 9 is moving slowly west into the Southeastern Gulf of Mexico. The general track is expected to be westward for the next day or two before turning north and northeast by the middle of the week. This system will approach the Big Bend or Panhandle coast sometime on Thursday. Tropical Depression 9… Read More »

NEWS: Authorities Looking for Car Burglary Suspects, Bainbridge Man Wins Lottery, Tallahassee Lockdown a False Alarm

Here’s your southwest Georgia news roundup for Wednesday, July 20, 2016: BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest reports for Tuesday, July 19, 2016 BAINBRIDGE, GA (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – Bainbridge man, James Kirkland, just hit the jackpot by winning $1,000,000 off of a “Grand Casino” lottery ticket. THOMASVILLE, GA (WALB) – A Thomasville man is in jail accused of exchanging… Read More »

NEWS: Mosquito Borne Virus in Lowndes County, Pine Straw Catches Fire, SWGA Arm Wrestling Champ and More

Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Wednesday, July 13, 2016: BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County arrest reports for Tuesday, July 12, 2016 BAINBRIDGE, GA (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – A landscaper’s trip to change a trailer tire went up in flames Monday afternoon. TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) — The Leon County Sheriff’s Office says it’s searching for a… Read More »

NEWS: Minor Traffic Violation Leads to Major Drug Bust, Tifton City Manager Resigns, Sinkhole Almost Swallows Tractor and More

Here’s your southwest Georgia news roundup for Friday, July 8, 2016: BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County arrest reports for Thursday, July 7, 2016 BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – In the late night hours of Tuesday, July 5, Bainbridge Public Safety made a traffic stop that led to a felony drug arrest. TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) — A Tallahassee… Read More »