File under: ‘What was he thinking?’

As far as I can understand, the Brian Williams saga is another one of those stories to file under the heading: What Was He Thinking.” ... Read more

Your word is your bond

I was part of a generation that grew up hearing the nightly news end with the words “and that’s the way it is”.  Each night Walter ... Read more

Working together as one

It seems that over the past few weeks, the relationship between Decatur County and the City of Bainbridge is improving. While there are still issues ... Read more

The troubles of being a dog lover without a dog

I’m as hardcore of a dog lover as they come. They are one of the few things on this earth that can turn one of ... Read more

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Dan Ponder

50 at last

I am not talking about being 50 years of age. Unfortunately I am way past that celebration. No, I am talking about the completion of my ... Read more

Lynn Roberts

What are we sowing in the United States?

Do not be deceived. God cannot be mocked. A person reaps what he sows.” (Galatians 6:7) I understand that it is in television news’ best ... Read more

Dick Yarbrough

There is no question Answer Man has all the answers

What time is it, boys and girls? It’s time for Answer Man! Time to dip into the ol’ mailbag and see what is on your ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

Letter to the Editor

As a former reporter for The Post-Searchlight, I want to pay tribute to Sam Griffin, who enhanced my life in a very special way. I ... Read more

Letter to the Editor

We sat opposite a grand and opulent desk. He picked up his cup of coffee and leaned back in his lush brown leather chair and ... Read more

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

Letter to the Editor

I want to thank all the people who spoke out due to the recent killing of my pet and bird dog deluxe. For those unfamiliar with ... Read more

Letter to the Editor

It appears to me that presently our city and county elected officials are communicating. A few suggestions to help them continue to work together: 1. ... Read more


Sam Griffin will be dearly missed

Samuel Marvin Griffin, Jr., 79, passed away Monday. He will be missed by this community. A truly great man, Griffin began work at The Post-Searchlight ... Read more

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

Downtown Bainbridge’s recent accreditation is well deserved

Downtown Bainbridge certainly has a reason to celebrate. Coming during the 25th anniversary of Bainbridge being a part of the Main Street Program, the Downtown ... Read more

Pay attention and help put an end to distracted driving

Bainbridge Public Safety is urging local drivers to keep their eyes on the road and minimize distractions while driving. Friday, BPS shared a video on ... Read more

Contractors in Bainbridge have a great opporunity next week

A great opportunity exists for our local construction contractors and subcontractors next Tuesday at the Kirbo Center on the campus of Bainbridge State College. Read more