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Hutto Middle School student thanked for his display of respect

On Wednesday morning, Hutto Middle School student, Marquail Jones was surprised and greeted by members of Bainbridge Public ... Read more | Add your comment

All Gave Some, Some Gave All: A Tribute to Capt. Justin Bedwell

Loving husband, father, friend, co-worker and Brother in Blue Captain Justin Bedwell ended his watch on Monday, March ... Read more | Add your comment

Imports of Stallings holds ribbon cutting

Imports of Stallings Motors in nearby Cairo, has now branched off to Bainbridge. They have been in business ... Read more | Add your comment

Little house on Broughton Street opens up

In August 2019, Natalie Kirbo began the long process of opening up Bainbridge’s first Airbnb through restoring a ... Read more | Add your comment

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Manhunt ends in arrests following officer shooting

The manhunt for wanted criminal Troy Phillips ended on Sunday, February 28, after the Lowndes County K9 unit flushed him out of the woods near ... Read more | Add your comment

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GBI updates Phillips brothers’ charges

Brothers Troy and Brad Phillips, the two men accused of shooting Capt. Justin Bedwell, were denied bond in their first hearing on Tuesday morning. Magistrate ... Read more

by Jill Holloway, Friday, March 5, 2021 3:06 pm

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Duo arrested by DCSO for alleged drug distribution

On Wednesday, February 24, 2021, Decatur County Sheriff’s Office investigators issued a search warrant that led to the arrest of two individuals for illegal possession ... Read more

by Jill Holloway, Friday, March 5, 2021 10:35 am

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Lady Bearcats Soccer surge forward with back to back victories

The Lady Bearcats Varsity Soccer team improved to 2-0 in region play by picking apart the Monroe High Lady Tornadoes 10-0 in Albany, while squeaking ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, March 3, 2021 10:45 am

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Bearcat tennis teams ace the competition

The Lady Cat and Bearcat tennis teams have been hard at work on the courts, most recently bringing home a win over Early County and ... Read more

by Jill Holloway, Wednesday, March 3, 2021 10:41 am

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Lady Cats Basketball falls in second round of state playoffs

The Lady Cats ended their state playoff run on Friday night against Troup County after a win 40-34 against undefeated Baldwin County earlier on Tuesday ... Read more

by Jill Holloway, Wednesday, March 3, 2021 10:36 am

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Bearcat Baseball beats Bulldogs, Port St. Joe

The Bainbridge Bearcat Baseball team is off to a hot start 4-0, with their most recent home victories against the Thomasville Bulldogs 8-4 and Port ... Read more

by Jill Holloway, Wednesday, March 3, 2021 10:34 am

James Scarborough

Life is Sometimes Unfair

With all the girls we have in our family, there is no shortage of drama. Gale and I got a fresh reminder of that last ... Read more

by James Scarborough, Wednesday, March 3, 2021 9:20 am

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News from Under The Gold Dome

We are closing in on the halfway point of our annu­al legislative business at the state Capitol. Nineteen legislative days are now behind us and ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, March 3, 2021 9:16 am

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March CASA Spotlight

Sean Hader is a CASA volunteer and believes the one thing that would make the biggest impact om the world is if each person would ... Read more

by Jill Holloway, Wednesday, March 3, 2021 9:10 am

Lynn Roberts

A Solar Panel Sandwich

For many, many decades a southwestern drive on State Highway 97 from Bainbridge to the Florida line, during this time of the year, would bring ... Read more

by Lynn Roberts, Wednesday, March 3, 2021 9:01 am

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Bainbridge Lions Club continues to help people in community

Continuing with a. long-standing tradition, the Bainbridge Lions Club has again joined forces with local businesses to provide help where it is needed in Decatur ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, March 3, 2021 9:00 am

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Gov. Kemp opens up COVID-19 vaccine to K-12 teachers

Thursday, February 25, Governor Brian P. Kemp joined Georgia Department of Public Health Commissioner Dr. Kathleen Toomey and Georgia Emergency Management and Homeland Security Agency ... Read more

by Jill Holloway, Wednesday, March 3, 2021 8:57 am

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Kiwanis Club packs goody bags for Memorial Manor residents

Kiwanis Club of Bainbridge spent their regular Thursday meeting giving back to those in need. The club recently announced they were accepting donations to make ... Read more

by Jill Holloway, Monday, March 1, 2021 9:34 am

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Woman arrested in connection with Decatur Co. fire

Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner John F. King announced Tuesday, February 23 that Shakeerjha Tejha Parker, 20, was arrested on 1st Degree Arson and Burglary ... Read more

by Jill Holloway, Monday, March 1, 2021 9:31 am

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River Town Days postponed to Aug. 2021

The Bainbridge- Decatur County Chamber of Commerce holds the River Town Days festival the second weekend of March each year. After much deliberation, the River ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, March 1, 2021 9:15 am

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Medical emergency leads to car crashing through home

Friday morning, Georgia State Patrol and Bainbridge Public Safety responded to a single-car accident on Tallahassee Highway after the driver veered off the road and ... Read more

by Jill Holloway, Friday, February 26, 2021 10:49 am

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JV Lady Cats bring home win against Lady Bulldogs

The Bainbridge Junior Varsity Girls Soccer team kicked off their season by defeating the Lady Bulldogs of Thomasville High School 4-0 at Centennial field this ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, February 24, 2021 10:03 am

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Middle school Cougars lose to BMS

The GCA Middle School Boys baseball team lost to the Bainbridge Middle School boys this past Friday, 0-4. Oathen Atkinson, Spencer Blanton and Aiden Whitaker ... Read more

by Ethan Reddish, Wednesday, February 24, 2021 9:55 am

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Varsity Girls fall to Valdosta

Last week the Bainbridge High School Lady Cats varsity soccer team traveled to Valdosta, fought “tooth and nail” with the host Valdosta High Lady Wildcats, ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, February 24, 2021 9:53 am

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GCA basketball finishes season run

The Grace Christian Academy Cougar’s basketball season came to an end with a loss to Arlington Christian, after scoring a victory against the John Hancock ... Read more

by Ethan Reddish, Wednesday, February 24, 2021 9:49 am

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Players, coaches recognized at annual football banquet

Coaches, players and family members gathered at the BHS gymnasium Monday night for the annual football banquet to recognize the accomplishments made by the team ... Read more

by Jill Holloway, Wednesday, February 24, 2021 9:45 am

James Scarborough

The Money Pit is Robbing Me!

Are you familiar with the term “money pit”? I’m pretty sure I have one! To be sure that my understanding of money pit is the ... Read more

by James Scarborough, Wednesday, February 24, 2021 9:42 am

Lynn Roberts

The George Washington of Talk Radio

Millions of people liked Rush Limbaugh. I’m pretty sure that millions didn’t like him. I did. When I would be on the road and it ... Read more

by Lynn Roberts, Wednesday, February 24, 2021 9:36 am

Dan Ponder

Medicine and Prayer

The sports medicine clinic was widely known and on the cutting edge of the medical field as it related to athletes. On a single day ... Read more

by Dan Ponder, Wednesday, February 24, 2021 9:35 am

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DC Artists Guild honors Lynda Todaro

Each month the Decatur County Artists Guild will honor one of their members with an exhibit featured in the Kirbo Gallery of the Firehouse. The ... Read more

by Carolyn Iamon, Wednesday, February 24, 2021 9:13 am