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Bennie Brookins- A life well spent

Now, at age 95, Bennie Brookins can look back at a life well spent serving others. Read more | Add your comment

Memorial Hospital & Manor celebrates 60 years

This past Tuesday, the Memorial Hospital and Manor Authority held a board meeting. Read more | Add your comment

Mega- ramps celebrate 10th birthday

The Boat Basin had an exciting week, as their mega- ramps officially turned 10- years-old. Read more | Add your comment

Bearcats leave Cairo scoreless in first region game of season

The Bearcats faced off against the Cairo Syrupmakers on Friday night in the first region game of the ... 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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Bearcat XC runners qualify for state meet in Carrollton

The Bainbridge Bearcats cross country teams finished third overall at the XC Region meet, qualifying both the boys and girls teams for the state meet ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, October 29, 2020 2:55 pm

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GCA seniors finish out XC season strong at final meet

This past Saturday, the GCA High School Cross Country team ran in the GAPPS State Cross Country Meet, held in Macon, Ga. Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, October 29, 2020 2:52 pm

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Bearcats prepare for out-of-state guests

The Bearcats took on the Dougherty Trojans last Thursday night and brought home a huge region win, 56-7. Read more

by Jill Holloway, Thursday, October 29, 2020 2:49 pm

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Lady Cats slam it out of the park, advance to Elite Eight

The Lady Cats went up against Jenkins last week in the second round of the playoffs. Read more

by Jill Holloway, Thursday, October 29, 2020 2:48 pm

James Scarborough

When You’re All Alone and Blue

When I was growing up I was a fan of Johnny Cash. Read more

by James Scarborough, Thursday, October 29, 2020 2:43 pm

Lynn Roberts

Definitely in the Short Rows

I’m sure most of you have heard about the “short rows.” That’s the figure of speech used to indicate that an event is coming to ... Read more

by Lynn Roberts, Thursday, October 29, 2020 2:41 pm

Dan Ponder

It is Almost Over

What topic does a writer choose a week before the most contentious presidential race in our lifetime? Read more

by Dan Ponder, Thursday, October 29, 2020 2:39 pm

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Southwind Plantation named October Business of the Month

SouthWind Plantation was named the Bainbridge- Decatur County Chamber of Commerce Business of the Month for October. Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, October 29, 2020 2:37 pm

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Finish Line Express gets upgrades

Drivers on Alice Street may have recently noticed some improvements at the local Finish Line Express Car Wash; owners Tuner and Mack Brock just finished ... Read more

by Jill Holloway, Wednesday, October 28, 2020 11:15 am

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Voter turnout heavy going into Election

By the time the Nov. 3 General Election arrives, more than half of Decatur County’s active voters would have cast their ballots. Read more

by Carol Heard, Wednesday, October 28, 2020 11:12 am

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GBI makes arrest in local child porn investigation

On Thursday, October 22, 2020, Alvin Douglas Boger, III, 29, of Bainbridge, Ga., was taken into custody during a traffic stop conducted by the Leon ... Read more

by Powell Cobb, Wednesday, October 28, 2020 11:07 am

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Jones Meats weighs record blue catfish caught at tournament

This past weekend, the Georgia state record for blue catfish was broken by Tim Trone of Havana, Fl., with the fish weighing in at 111 ... Read more

by Powell Cobb, Monday, October 26, 2020 11:17 am

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Bearcats stomp Trojans during region victory

The Bearcats faced off against the Trojans at Hugh Mills Stadium in Albany Thursday night, securing an overwhelming 56-7 victory, with the game being called ... Read more

by Powell Cobb, Monday, October 26, 2020 11:13 am

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Heard wins 2019 Peanut Achievement Award

Decatur County farmer, Parker Heard recently won the District II UGA Peanut Achievement Club award. With 700-plus acres in peanuts, Parker Heard produced 6,292 pounds ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, October 21, 2020 9:37 am

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Huddle House eyes Bainbridge location

America’s iconic Southern diner franchise, Huddle House, announced today that it is spreading its adored small-town charm in Bainbridge with plans to open a new ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, October 21, 2020 9:33 am

James Scarborough

A Few Red Wigglers Made My Day

Every October the caring people of our local church family set aside a Sunday to express appreciation to the pastor. Read more

by James Scarborough, Tuesday, October 20, 2020 5:01 pm

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DDA receives donation

In memory of their son, Max, Jed and Cassi Scanlon of Big Pine Key, Florida made a donation to the Downtown Development Authority of Bainbridge ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, October 20, 2020 4:59 pm

Dan Ponder

Standing on their Shoulders

For those who have asked me about last week’s column, I am happy to report that as of today we have phone and internet service, ... Read more

by Dan Ponder, Tuesday, October 20, 2020 4:55 pm

Lynn Roberts

Things Better Left Unsaid

There are all sorts of professionals in our lives and we depend upon them. Read more

by Lynn Roberts, Tuesday, October 20, 2020 4:54 pm

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Shop with a Cop opens up applications for 2020 season

Thursday, October 15, Bainbridge Public Safety began accepting applications for their annual Shop with A Cop program. Read more

by Jill Holloway, Friday, October 16, 2020 10:56 pm

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Early voting sees record turnout in Bainbridge

Monday, October 12 marked the first day for early voting in the State of Georgia. Read more

by Jill Holloway, Friday, October 16, 2020 10:54 pm

Sports

C-Team brings home win against Dothan

Monday night the C- Team Bearcats headed to Dothan, where they brought home an impressive 30-6 victory. Read more

by Jill Holloway, Wednesday, October 14, 2020 2:18 pm

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GCA Cougars prep for game against David Emmanuel

This Friday will see the Grace Christian Academy Cougars face off against David Emanuel Academy. Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, October 14, 2020 2:16 pm

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Cross Country sprints it out at Bearcat Invitational

This past weekend, Bainbridge High School hosted the Bearcat Invitational Cross Country meet. Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, October 14, 2020 2:15 pm

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Refocused for Region

The Bearcats will take on their region rival, the Cairo Syrupmakers this Friday night at home. Read more

by Jill Holloway, Wednesday, October 14, 2020 2:11 pm