Ceremony held for Willis Park Civil War cannon

Ceremony held for Willis Park Civil War cannon

R.A. “Bullet” Rykard was handed the key to the city and a proclamation by Bainbridge Mayor Edward Reynolds Friday for his work on the Civil ... Read more

The Latest

  Decatur County Sheriff’s Office on the hunt for child molester

Decatur County Sheriff’s Office on the hunt for child molester

The Decatur County Sheriff’s Office has taken out a warrant on Decatur County native Erik Randall Johnson for alleged child molestation. Read more

City Council hears ‘Tour de Change’ proposal

Jannette Burns-Micheau hasn’t lived in Bainbridge full-time since she graduated from Hutto High School in 1961. Read more

  Rotary hears Laws of Life finalists

Rotary hears Laws of Life finalists

  Four finalists from the 1170 Bainbridge High School students who wrote personal essays for Laws of Life this year came to Rotary this week ... Read more

Bainbridge Belk offers easy way to support local nonprofits

From Staff Reports The Post-Searchlight   Thousands of participating charities across Belk’s 16-state footprint benefit from Belk’s semi-annual charity sales. Belk believes in supporting the ... Read more

  Drug dealer arrested after chase

Drug dealer arrested after chase

Dontavious Devario Hicks, 24, was arrested last Saturday in Bainbridge after Bainbridge Public Safety received a tip of a suspected drug dealer in the area. Read more

  1. Former Bainbridge resident holds book signing at Bainbridge Pharmacy
  2. Decatur County forms committee to renegotiate with Bainbridge, implement service delivery strategy
  3. Southewest Georgia Credit announces local scholarship winners
  4. Suit claims private probation company wrongfully detains poor
  5. Decatur Co. Board of Commissioners discuss solution to prison debt, form committee to negotiate with Bainbridge
  6. Former BHS students can now receive diploma via new law
  7. Lee talks recreation opportunities
  8. Bainbridge State Model UN students attend first international conference
  9. BSC students show off talents in ‘9 to 5’ production
  10. Belk raises $1,435 for West Bainbridge Elementary through Angel Days Program
  11. Miss Ellison to wed Mr. Whiddon
  12. Miss Hudson to wed Mr. Brantley
  13. Former Bainbridge student arrested for sexual assault
  14. Port City Toastmasters Club begins in Bainbridge to train public speaking
  15. BOE seeking input on state flexibility contract decision
  16. Bainbridge man shot in arm early Friday morning
  17. Bainbridge DDA gets National Main Street Accreditation
  18. Hospital offers half-price deal
  19. Juvenile arrested after armed robbery
  20. BPS arrests four in marijuana bust
  21. General Assembly breaks after sending 137 bills to Gov.
  22. Spring brings flurry of pollen (and sneezes) to Bainbridge


Bearcat golfers place third at region, play best round at Jacket Invitational

The Bainbridge golf team placed third place in the Region 1-AAAA tournament at Cairo County Club last Thursday, falling behind Thomas County Central in first ... Read more

Bearcats take second, Lady Cats claim fifth at region track meet

The Bainbridge High School Bearcats finished second and the Lady Cats finished fifth this past weekend at the Region 1-AAAA Track Meet in Albany. A ... Read more

Bearcats lose to TCC, take down Trojans with 9-0 win

The Bainbridge High School Bearcats soccer team shut out the Brooks County High School Trojans 9-0 Tuesday in Quitman to complete their regular season 11-6 ... Read more

  1. Lady Cats stung by Yellow Jackets, shut out Brooks Co.
  2. Bearcat wrestlers celebrate memorable season at banquet
  3. Bearcat baseball beats Albany, suffers loss to Cairo
  4. Bainbridge tennis wins first round of State
  5. GCA Track and field grabs 11 first place finishes at region meet
  6. Senior Bearcats baseball players, Diamond Dolls honored on field
  7. Braves, please don’t let the Yankees have such a strong second baseman

Special Section


The time for negotiation has already passed

I’m confused with Decatur County’s recent formation of a “negotiation committee.” Decatur County Commission Chairman Dennis Brinson, along with commissioners Pete Stephens and Rusty Davis, ... Read more

Columns & Opinions

When one Eagle cries, we all hurt

Early Wednesday morning, the unthinkable happened. A car accident caused stop-and-go traffic on I-16 near Savannah, ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

Two different ‘Red Hill” organizations

The article entitled “Suit Claims Private Probation Company Wrongfully Detains Poor” in the Saturday, April 18, 2015 edition of The Post – Searchlight was very ... Read more

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