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BPS: Convicted Felon Busted with Firearm, Meth

PRESS RELEASE At 2:45am on Thursday, July 5th, Officer Leroy Akins performed a routine traffic stop on a vehicle traveling on Calhoun Street near Stones Home Center.  Akins approached the driver and immediately noticed that he seemed extremely anxious.  Akins asked the driver why he was nervous and if he had anything illegal inside of the vehicle.  The driver stated… Read More »

BHS Senior Competing in National Junior Olympics International Skeet Shooting Competition

Bainbridge High School rising senior Hunter Pelham is competing this week in the National Junior Olympics International Skeet Shooting Competition.  The event, held on Fort Carson in Colorado Springs, Colorado takes place this Thursday and Friday, June 29 and 30. Hunter shoots International Skeet with the Bridge Creek Clays and South Georgia Youth Shooting Club and is coached… 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 »

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 »