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DCSO investigating apparent homicide

Bainbridge to dress to the nines for Memorial Hospital’s Derby Night

Bainbridge to dress to the nines for Memorial Hospital’s Derby Night

Memorial Hospital Foundation’s 5th Annual Derby Party will be held Saturday, May 7, 2016, at beautiful Southwind Plantation in Decatur County. Read more

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DCSO investigating apparent homicide

The Decatur County Sheriff's Office and Georgia Bureau of Investigation are investigating a suspected homicide that occurred during the night on Zorn Road/Highway 27 North. Read more

  1. Decatur EMS graduates new group of first responders
  2. Decatur County agrees to money-saving healthcare plan with city, Memorial Hospital
  3. Four arrested after breaking into 18 cars

The Latest


  Relay For Life celebrates life, honors those lost to cancer

Relay For Life celebrates life, honors those lost to cancer

Those who have passed away from cancer in Decatur County will never be forgotten, and Friday’s Relay For Life event at Willis Park proved that ... Read more

Decatur County School Board passes preliminary 2017 budget

The Decatur County Board of Education passed a preliminary budget at its regularly scheduled meeting Thursday night in a 5-1 vote. Keith Lyle was the ... Read more

Rec. Authority votes to close Pines golf course

The Bainbridge-Decatur County Recreation Authority voted 4-0 Thursday to close the Pines Golf Course, effective July 1. Read more


  Pink fire truck to service women in Southwest Georgia, North Florida

Pink fire truck to service women in Southwest Georgia, North Florida

After three years of hard work, the Tallahassee chapter of Guardians of the Ribbon, also called Pink Heals, will be putting the finishing touches on ... Read more


  Stuart Rayfield Named Interim President of Bainbridge State College

Stuart Rayfield Named Interim President of Bainbridge State College

University System of Georgia Chancellor Hank Huckaby has named Dr. Stuart Rayfield interim president of Bainbridge State College in Georgia. Rayfield currently serves as the ... Read more

  1. City Council approves water bill increase
  2. Board of Education to begin superintendent interviews
  3. Faircloth advocates for Donate Life Month
  4. Woman arrested for helping inmate boyfriend smuggle drugs into prison
  5. Technology broadens horizons in Decatur County schools
  6. Bainbridge to share inner workings of city for Georgia Cities Week
  7. Revonn Miller announces intention to run for Clerk of Courts
  8. Three sets of twins born in last week at Bainbridge Memorial
  9. Decatur County Man arrested for possession of meth, marijuana
  10. Couple arrested for five-month stealing binge at Wal-Mart
  11. Oak House floats balloons for child abuse awareness
  12. BelkGives to provide free mammograms for women at mobile screening center
  13. Bainbridge Farmers’ Market to return in new permanent location
  14. Lifeflight called after dump truck accident
  15. Local programs provide assistance to children with autism and their parents
  16. Laws of Life Essay winners share their life messages with Rotary
  17. Martin to speak to Bainbridge State College graduates
  18. Commissioners revisit hiring consultant for help with Turner Broadband contract
  19. Rescued dogs to be looked after by Humane Society
  20. Inmate arrested for drug possession
  21. BPS makes drug arrests
  22. Courthouse renovations in full swing to preserve history

Sports

Lady Cats tennis comes to a close with loss to Woodward

The Bainbridge High School Lady Cat tennis team was eliminated from the state playoffs in the second round Monday afternoon. Read more

Bearcats end season on high note with a 6-0 victory

The Bainbridge Bearcat varsity boys’ soccer team closed out their season in winning fashion by defeating the Brooks County Trojans, Friday night at Centennial field. ... Read more

Lady Cats ride two game winning streak into state playoffs

The Bainbridge High School varsity girls’ soccer team completed their regular season, by splitting four contests and gaining a two game winning streak heading into ... Read more

  1. Brady re-suspended for four games
  2. Late inning rally leads Bearcats to win in regular season finale
  3. Smith named basketball coach
  4. Bearcats’ season ends with loss to Woodward
  5. Gymnast-a-cats dominate state championships with 11 first place winners
  6. Multiple Bearcats and Lady Cats advance to Sectional track meet
  7. GCA Cougars fall 12-5 to fall to .500 on season

Special Section

Editorials

Special Olympics will put the biggest smile on your face

I had the privilege to cover the Special Olympics Track and Field event Friday morning at the Bainbridge High School gymnasium, and everybody there had ... Read more

Columns & Opinions

Congratulations to the competitive spring teams in Bainbridge

I’m cleaning off my desk on a dreary Friday afternoon about to attend the final regular ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

Letter to the editor in reference in the plane crash in Decatur County

Recently, a Twin Engine Aircraft crashed on my property in Decatur County. The aircraft was based out of Lakeland, Florida, and both the pilot and ... Read more

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