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Bainbridge participates in Walk to End Alz

A crowd gathered downtown in Willis Park on Saturday morning for a personal cause, the Walk to End ... Read more | Add your comment

Ray Drew speaks at Fields of Faith

A large crowd gathered at Centennial Field Wednesday night, for the first Fields of Faith meeting since the ... Read more | Add your comment

EMS, Paramedics get telemedicine access to Emory

Bainbridge and Decatur County EMS paramedics have a whole new reason to smile, as Decatur County was recently ... Read more | Add your comment

Local Hindus celebrate Navratri

Local Hindus young and old gathered at the Kirbo Center Saturday night, to celebrate one of Hinduism’s major ... Read more | Add your comment

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BHS hits milestone 95% graduation rate

Superintendent Tim Cochran recently shared some exciting news with the Board of Education and Decatur County schools’ faculty and staff. The 2021 graduation rate for ... Read more | Add your comment

by Jill Holloway.

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BDCRA to install new pickle ball courts on Potter Street

The Bainbridge Decatur County Recreation Authority met Thursday afternoon for their monthly board meeting. Among the items on the day’s agenda included the Rec Authority’s ... Read more | Add your comment

by Ethan Reddish.

Sports

Bearcats beat Patriots, go 3-0 in region

Friday night the Bearcats took on the Westover Patriots at home in a region faceoff, where the Bearcats dominated in all three phases of the ... Read more

by Jill Holloway, Wednesday, October 27, 2021 11:00 am

Sports

Cougars fall short in Homecoming game against Panthers

The GCA Cougars had to make a last-minute change to their planned homecoming game Friday night, as their original opponent, Nathanael Greene, had to withdraw ... Read more

by Ethan Reddish, Wednesday, October 27, 2021 10:56 am

Sports

Landon Watts’ first place finish secures Bearcats’ spot in State Finals

The Bainbridge Cross Country team returned to Albany on Saturday for the Region 1-AAAA Championship, where the Bearcats came out victorious, winning the region championship. ... Read more

by Jill Holloway, Wednesday, October 27, 2021 10:50 am

News

Rotary Club hears from Southwest Georgia Regional Library

The Bainbridge Rotary Club met for their regularly scheduled weekly meeting on Tuesday, with the guest speaker of the day being Beth Jones, marketing and ... Read more

by Ethan Reddish, Wednesday, October 27, 2021 10:45 am

James Scarborough

Stay Alert- It Makes a Huge Difference!

Since entering into a phase of semi-retirement a few weeks back, my daily activities have gone through some noticeable adjustments. One of those adjustments is ... Read more

by James Scarborough, Wednesday, October 27, 2021 10:35 am

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Cristo te Ama Pays off Church Property and Construction work

The Cristo te Ama Baptist Church Mission celebrates the paying off of their church property and construction work. The church, located at 1693 Martin Luther ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, October 27, 2021 10:30 am

Lynn Roberts

Run, Herschel, Run

Around Bulldog circles, Kirby Smart has reached that one-name status. In other words, his last name of Smart is not needed when talking Georgia football. ... Read more

by Lynn Roberts, Wednesday, October 27, 2021 10:23 am

Dan Ponder

My first pedicure

I confess that after writing some 600 columns I never thought that I would write about a pedicure, much less have one. This past week ... Read more

by Dan Ponder, Wednesday, October 27, 2021 10:11 am

News

Three Dog Enterprises, LLC purchases, restores Cooper House

During the September 21, 2021 Bainbridge City Council meeting, the Council heard and accepted a bid of $81,250.00 from Three Dog Enterprises, LLC for the ... Read more

by Jill Holloway, Wednesday, October 27, 2021 10:00 am

Dick Yarbrough

Labor commissioner’s good deed hard to swallow

It is said that no good deed goes unpunished. If you don’t believe that, ask Mark Butler, commissioner of the beleaguered Georgia Department of Labor. ... Read more

by Dick Yarbrough, Monday, October 25, 2021 9:15 am

James Scarborough

Remembering and Returning to Righteousness

Our oldest grandchild has become a young lady now and it is hard for me to grasp the reality that she is in college and ... Read more

by James Scarborough, Wednesday, October 20, 2021 11:00 am

Lynn Roberts

Mother Nature Prepares for Winter

I did not grow up with central heating and air conditioning, but at some point, we got it. My daddy called the unit “The Monster.” ... Read more

by Lynn Roberts, Wednesday, October 20, 2021 10:27 am

Dan Ponder

Who gets the last word?

This past week my wife and I enjoyed the Lantern Tour at Pine hills Cemetery, Auburn’s oldest burial ground. Pine Hills holds the remains of ... Read more

by Dan Ponder, Wednesday, October 20, 2021 10:20 am

News

First Port City Bank Donates $100,000 to Memorial Hospital and Manor

Memorial Hospital and Manor is pleased to recognize the generosity of First Port City Bank, which donated $100,000 through Georgia HEART’s Rural Hospital Tax Credit ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, October 20, 2021 9:59 am

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Turner, Bardin invited to exhibit art at Capitol

A pair of local artists traveled to Atlanta last week, representing Bainbridge as winners of a contest put on by the Georgia Council for the ... Read more

by Ethan Reddish, Wednesday, October 20, 2021 9:40 am

News

Memorial Manor opens back up for visitation, guests

For those with elder family members, the pandemic took a toll on relationships, with some families losing elderly relatives, and many others feeling forced to ... Read more

by Ethan Reddish, Wednesday, October 20, 2021 9:33 am

Opinion

Feeling Romy and Michelle’s Pain

Recently one of my favorite movies, Romy and Michelle’s High School Reunion was added to Hulu. For those of you who have never seen the ... Read more

by Jill Holloway, Wednesday, October 20, 2021 9:30 am

Dick Yarbrough

Junior E. Lee helps put reader responses in perspective

You are going to find this hard to believe but everybody doesn’t love me like you do. I seem to have managed to rile a ... Read more

by Dick Yarbrough, Wednesday, October 20, 2021 9:27 am

Sports

Crushing the Crusaders

The Bainbridge Bearcats continued with their winning streak on Friday night, when they hosted Dade Christian out of Miami, ultimately beating them 35-12 in a ... Read more

by Jill Holloway, Monday, October 18, 2021 9:46 am

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Emergency Responders get lesson on mental health, communication

Decatur County Fire and Rescue, along with multiple other regional agencies, recently took part in a class funded by the Department of Public Health that ... Read more

by Jill Holloway, Monday, October 18, 2021 9:42 am

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Alzheimer’s Association invites Bainbridge residents to join walk on Oct. 23

The Alzheimer’s Association is inviting Bainbridge area residents to join the fight to end Alzheimer’s by participating in the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s® ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, October 13, 2021 10:47 am

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Rotary Club hears update from the Bainbridge YMCA

Members of the Bainbridge Rotary Club met at the Bainbridge Country Club Tuesday for their regularly scheduled meeting, with the Kim Mills and Suzanne Brandt ... Read more

by Ethan Reddish, Wednesday, October 13, 2021 10:39 am

James Scarborough

What a Weekend!

After a lot of thought, I recently came to the conclusion that, after many years of service, it was time for me to retire from ... Read more

by James Scarborough, Wednesday, October 13, 2021 10:33 am

Lynn Roberts

I Called Him Coach

He was born David Clark Mosely, but say the name “Butch” and everybody knew who you were talking about. It was different for me, though. ... Read more

by Lynn Roberts, Wednesday, October 13, 2021 10:04 am

Dan Ponder

The Best Hamburger in the World

I could profess to have some credibility in this area. My brother, Ernest, and I built, owned, and operated 38 Hardee’s Restaurants. Many might say ... Read more

by Dan Ponder, Wednesday, October 13, 2021 10:01 am