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Spring Creek Charter Academy starts JV softball team, begins practicing

Wednesday afternoon fifth and sixth grade girls from Spring Creek Charter Academy headed out to the Bill Reynolds ... Read more | Add your comment

Local Humane Society recognized in top 30

Bainbridge/Decatur County Animal Shelter was recently named to a listing of the top 30 best animal shelters that ... Read more | Add your comment

Kenzie Merchant cuts the ribbon on new venture, Avie Lou and Brother

Bainbridge local, Kenzie Merchant’s dream came true on Wednesday, when she held the ribbon cutting for her new ... Read more | Add your comment

Local DA appointed to lead Glynn County malfeasance case

Local district attorney, Joe Mulholland was recently assigned a high profile malfeasance case out of Glynn County, after ... Read more | Add your comment

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Paerosol Global Partners to bring 140 jobs to Bainbridge

Governor Brian P. Kemp announced Thursday that Paerosol Global Partners LLC (PGP), a manufacturer of disinfectant solutions and spraying instruments, plans to invest nearly $17 ... Read more | Add your comment

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School announces shift to distance learning model for start of school year

Superintendent Tim Cochran penned a letter to faculty, staff, parents and students on Friday, announcing the Decatur County School System would shift to a distance-learning ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, August 7, 2020 4:35 pm

News

Wells named to Economic Development Board

President of Premier Enterprises, Jay Wells, was named to Governor Brian Kemp’s Economic Development Board on Tuesday, August 4, where he will help expand and ... Read more

by Jill Holloway, Friday, August 7, 2020 4:34 pm

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Salvation Army begins long-term relief project post Hurricane Michael

The Salvation Army of Bainbridge recently welcomed Emergency Disaster Services Case Worker, Debra Cannon to their team as they have received their first case for ... Read more

by Jill Holloway, Friday, August 7, 2020 4:30 pm

Sports

Lady Cats hit the field, prepare for game against Lowndes Co.

The Bainbridge High School Lady Cats softball team could be found hard at work on Tuesday afternoon in preparation for their game against Lowndes County ... Read more

by Jill Holloway, Tuesday, August 4, 2020 6:00 pm

Sports

A more athletic build

The Bainbridge High School Bearcats football team hit the field Monday morning for their first day of padded practice, and defensive line coach, Brian McCorkle ... Read more

by Jill Holloway, Tuesday, August 4, 2020 5:56 pm

James Scarborough

Are you excited about church?

The past several months have been unlike anything we have experienced before. Read more

by James Scarborough, Tuesday, August 4, 2020 5:54 pm

Lynn Roberts

Surprised that Anyone would watch

The news reported that the television ratings for the return of Major League Baseball and National Basketball Association games were very low. Read more

by Lynn Roberts, Tuesday, August 4, 2020 5:51 pm

News

Georgia 4-H announces Master 4-H’ers through virtual achievement series

Georgia 4-H hosted a virtual series to announce and honor youth winners in replacement of its annual State 4-H Congress, normally a weeklong competition and ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, August 4, 2020 5:47 pm

News

Callari named general manager of Bainbridge Post- Searchlight

Charlie Callari, 53, has been named general manager of Bainbridge Newsmedia, LLC, publisher of the Post-Searchlight, Bainbridge Living, and its affiliated publications and websites. Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, August 4, 2020 5:44 pm

News

Driver leads GSP on chase, crashes in wooded area

On Sunday afternoon at approximately 3:34 p.m., Georgia State Patrol Trooper Jacob Sanchez clocked a vehicle going 78 mph in a 55 mph zone. Read more

by Jill Holloway, Tuesday, August 4, 2020 5:42 pm

News

DOE awards grant to Danimer Scientific for PHA production

Danimer Scientific, a leading developer and manufacturer of biodegradable materials, today announced that the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has selected the company as one ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, July 31, 2020 3:25 pm

News

Chamber of Commerce postpones River Town Days, Flint River Fair to 2021

River Town Days and the Flint River Fair are signature, family-friendly events in our community that incorporate arts and entertainment for regional enjoyment. Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, July 31, 2020 3:23 pm

News

Reckless driving leads to the arrest of one woman

Bainbridge Public Safety officers were in route to a domestic violence call on Tuesday, when they came about an erratic driver, resulting in the arrest ... Read more

by Jill Holloway, Friday, July 31, 2020 3:22 pm

Opinion

Keeping up with the cookbooks

Cookbooks - Who needs them? Read more

by Carolyn Iamon, Friday, July 31, 2020 3:11 pm

Opinion

Sara eats shellfish by the seashore in Massachusetts

When asked how to describe a typical meal in Nantucket, Massachusetts, my college roommate answered, “perfect oysters you don’t even need a cracker or sauce ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, July 28, 2020 5:26 pm

James Scarborough

Show a little compassion along life’s way

One of the many things that my wife does with the children at church is making cards of encouragement for the sick and those going ... Read more

by James Scarborough, Tuesday, July 28, 2020 5:24 pm

Lynn Roberts

Mr. MyPillow

I have always thought that the fellow who passionately caresses those pillows on television was a little weird. Read more

by Lynn Roberts, Tuesday, July 28, 2020 5:23 pm

Dan Ponder

Reflections on two great men

Occasionally your words take you where you had no intention of going.  Read more

by Dan Ponder, Tuesday, July 28, 2020 5:22 pm

News

Bainbridge participates in GMA’s 2020 Census Challenge

Community Affairs Director Crystal Hines is heading up Bainbridge’s participation in the Georgia Municipal Association’s (GMA) 2020 Census Challenge to increase response rates within the ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, July 28, 2020 5:21 pm

News

BOE says “no” to mask mandate

The Decatur County Board of Education met on July 16 for their regular board meeting and to discuss the enhanced safety protocols they will be ... Read more

by Jill Holloway, Tuesday, July 28, 2020 5:20 pm

News

COVID-19 cases on the rise across Georgia

The Centers for Disease Control and the Department of Public Health have instructed employers to use the symptom-based strategy for employees to return to work ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, July 28, 2020 5:17 pm

News

Recreation Authority opens up fall sports registration

The Bainbridge- Decatur County Recreation Authority announced Wednesday that parents can officially begin registering their children for fall sports. Read more

by Jill Holloway, Friday, July 24, 2020 4:03 pm

News

BPS arrests two for distribution of drugs and possession of weapon

On Tuesday, July 21, at approximately 2:24 a.m., Bainbridge Public Safety conducted a traffic stop on a speeding vehicle, which resulted in the arrest of ... Read more

by Jill Holloway, Friday, July 24, 2020 4:01 pm

News

BHS grad makes Georgia Tech cheer squad

Recent Bainbridge High School graduate and varsity cheerleader, Hanna Lewis has a new accomplishment to add to her resume; she is now an official member ... Read more

by Jill Holloway, Friday, July 24, 2020 3:56 pm

Opinion

When depression sneaks in

Many of us have been struggling lately, and I am no different. Read more

by Jill Holloway, Friday, July 24, 2020 3:52 pm