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Bainbridge high school football team heads to Atlanta for state championship game  WTXL ABC 27

BAINBRIDGE, Ga. (WALB) - Many say the Bainbridge High School football team is holding the town together, following the following the devastation of Hurricane ...



Bainbridge Bearcats are state champions in football!  Sowega Live

Bainbridge defeated Warner Robins 47-41 in the Georgia Class 5A State Football Championship on Tuesday evening after three overtimes. The Warner Robins ...



Bainbridge community celebrates Bearcats football's second state title  WCTV

Wednesday morning, the Bainbridge Bearcats football team returned home with a state championship title.



Despite Hurricane, SW Georgia High School Makes It To State Championship  WABE 90.1 FM

On Tuesday and Wednesday, Mercedes Benz Stadium will host more sports championships. This time, for Georgia high school football. In the AAAAA bracket, ...



Georgia student anglers win Bass Pro Shops FLW High School Fishing - The Post-Searchlight  Post Searchlight

The Georgia Student Anglers duo of Jackson Conley of Bainbridge, Georgia, and Brunson Fain of Donalsonville, Georgia, brought a five-bass limit to the scale ...



FOOTBALL: The Bearcats Defeat Stockbridge 20-19; Advance to the State Championship Game  Sowega Live

The Bainbridge Bearcat football team defeated the Stockbridge Tigers 20-19 Friday night to advance to the State Championship Game for the first time since ...



Bearcats are bound for Mercedes-Benz Stadium! (Pictures and Videos from their Hometown Sendoff!)  Sowega Live

If you have trouble viewing the videos, click the Facebook icon on the post to open the post on Facebook's website. Posted by Decatur County Sheriff Wiley ...



Potter Street students taste test sweet potatoes as part of nutrition program - The Post-Searchlight  Post Searchlight

Students at Potter Street Elementary got a “sweet” surprise Tuesday morning when HealthMPowers paid them a visit and hosted a YAM Sweet Potato taste test.



School closures for GHSA football state championships in ATL  WALB

Five South Georgia football teams earned a bid to play in the Georgia High School Association football state championships.



DCBOE Purchases Highway 84 Land for Future School Site  Sowega Live

According to Superintendent Tim Cochran, the Decatur County Board of Education recently purchased 169 acres of land on Highway 84 East, next to Bainbridge ...



UF tailback Dameon Pierce emerges as playmaker for Gators  Orlando Sentinel

UF tailback Dameon Pierce has worked to quickly become a playmaker for the Gators this season.



Bainbridge Softball Team Wraps Up Regular Season Undefeated at 21-0  WTXL ABC 27

BAINBRIDGE, Ga. (WTXL) - The Bainbridge softball team wrapped up Region play last week undefeated. On Tuesday night, the kept that undefeated record ...



Introducing the 2018 Homecoming Court - The Post-Searchlight  Post Searchlight

Featured on this year's homecoming court are freshmen Tyneshia Galloway and Emmily Rodri-guez (pictured first row), sophomores Tamira Frazier and ...



Georgia basketball: Tyree Crump benefiting the most from Tom Crean  FanSided

Georgia basketball is 5-3 so far with new coach Tom Crean. The Dawgs have scored at least 80 points four times this year, something that only happened...



SPORTS: Bearcat Football Season Tickets Coming Soon!  Sowega Live

Those looking to get a jump on season tickets for the 2018 season of Bearcat football - HEADS UP! Tickets will go on sale Monday, August 6th at Bainbridge ...



Bainbridge's new co-athletic directors bring coaching experience, passion to job - The Post-Searchlight  Post Searchlight

Bainbridge wants to be competitive in all its sports, and it wants to win. But more importantly, Bainbridge wants to teach its players and coaches how to win and ...



Bridging the summer food gap in Decatur County  WTXL ABC 27

According to feedingamerica.org, south Georgia has one of the highest rates of food insecurity and poverty in the nation.



GAME CHANGE: Friday Night's Bearcat Game Has Been Moved to Thursday Night  Sowega Live

This week's Bearcat Football game versus Lincoln (FL) High School has been rescheduled for Thursday night at 7:00 p.m. at Gene Cox Stadium in Tallahassee.



Gwendolyn Conyers passes away at 90 - The Post-Searchlight  Post Searchlight

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Mrs. Gwendolyn Eugenia Thompson Conyers, wife of Luther H. Conyers, Jr. Gwen attended elementary ...



Bainbridge Junior ROTC celebrates successful year at awards banquet - The Post-Searchlight  Post Searchlight

The Bainbridge High School Junior ROTC program held its 2018 annual awards banquet Tuesday night in the BHS cafeteria, where dozens of young cadets ...



2018 Flint Media Broadcast Schedule  Sowega Live

High school football season is right around the corner & we here at Flint Media are ready for it! Here is our 2018 high school football broadcast schedule: Aug 17 ...



Bainbridge band director Paschal Ward announces retirement after 33 years - The Post-Searchlight  Post Searchlight

The two most important words in the English language to Bainbridge band director Paschal Ward are “mother” and “teacher”. Both are 24-7 jobs, and both have ...



Football Playoffs set to begin Friday  Sowega Live

The high school football playoffs have arrived in Southwest Georgia and excitement on Friday nights has ramped up a bit for the first win-or-go-home weekend of ...



BAINBRIDGE: SRTC Making Final Preparations as Acquisition Nears  Sowega Live

SRTC Making Final Preparations As Acquisition Nears Bainbridge, GA - With July 1, 2018 quickly approaching, final preparations are being made to the former ...



Mike Conder Announces Plans to Run for DCBOE  Sowega Live

PRESS RELEASE Bainbridge resident and businessman Mike Conder today announced his candidacy for the Decatur County Board of Education District 4 seat ...



Three Decatur County Students Awarded REACH Scholarships  Sowega Live

Three Decatur County students were awarded REACH scholarships at a signing ceremony held at Bainbridge High School on Friday, September 26.



Bainbridge High School Graduation Details  Sowega Live

UPDATE 5/18/16: *Tickets are required to attend graduation, however, seating and parking is first come, first served.* Bainbridge High School will hold the 2016 ...



Doug A. Griffin Sr. Obit | www.millercountyliberal.com  Miller County Liberal

Douglas A. Griffin, Sr., 67, of Bainbridge, GA, passed away Wednesday, October 3, 2018. The funeral *service* will be held at Calvary Baptist Church at 3:00 p.m. ...



Bainbridge High School graduates more than 350 at Thursday ceremony - The Post-Searchlight  Post Searchlight

After four long years, the Bainbridge High School class of 2017 took their first steps out of the gymnasium as BHS alumni on Thursday. 352 Bearcats walked ...



BHS Principal Tommie Howell announces retirement - The Post-Searchlight  Post Searchlight

With almost 40 years of *service* to the Decatur County School System under his belt, Bainbridge High School Principal Tommie Howell announced his retirement ...



Governor's Office of Highway Safety Awards SADD Grant To Bainbridge High School  Sowega Live

News Release One local group of high school students is trying to reverse the trend of teen drivers being involved in tragic texting and driving deaths or crashes ...



Bainbridge High School Air Force JROTC earns “Best in Drill” - The Post-Searchlight  Post Searchlight

The Bainbridge High School Air Force JROTC hosted their annual drill meet this past weekend, September 23, 2017. The meet consisted of teams from ...



Bainbridge High School awards 318 diplomas - The Post-Searchlight  Post Searchlight

In a night filled with pomp and circumstance, 318 graduates received their high school diplomas during Thursday night's commencement ceremony at ...



SBA Opens a Business Recovery Center in Decatur County, Georgia - The Post-Searchlight  Post Searchlight

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announced the opening of a Business Recovery Center (BRC) in Decatur County, on Thursday, Oct. 18, to help ...



Bainbridge FFA holds August meeting, has fun playing slip-n-slide kickball - The Post-Searchlight  Post Searchlight

The Bainbridge High FFA Chapter held its first FFA meeting of the year on Tuesday. The kickoff meeting was held at the high school at 6 p.m. The theme for the ...



Watch the Bainbridge High School Homecoming Parade on Sowegalive  Sowega Live

You can watch the entire 2015 Bainbridge High School Homecoming Parade here on Sowegalive.com Most of the school entries are at the front. This year's ...



Decatur County Schools Announces School Choice Week  Sowega Live

Media Release The Decatur County Board of Education requires that all students attend the school in the zone in which they reside unless they are in a ...



Registration open for Bainbridge summer camps - The Post-Searchlight  Post Searchlight

It's hard to believe summer is almost here, but with the days warming up it can only mean school is almost out. For parents who work all day, it can be hard to ...



Tennessee football recruiting: 3-star 2019 DE Roman Harrison commits to Vols  FanSided

Tennessee football recruiting picked up another big commitment Wednesday. Three-star 2019 Georgia defensive end Roman Harrison committed to the ...



Bainbridge High Graduation: What you need to know before going  Sowega Live

The Bainbridge High School Class of 2015 will hold their graduation ceremony on Thursday, May 21. Doors to the gymnasium will be opened at 6 p.m. The ...



Bainbridge High School tennis teams defend home courts in two matches  Sowega Live

Lady Cats vs Westover (h) Lady Cats won: 5-0 Mar 19, 2015 #1 Singles: Taylor Greene vs. Geeta Kuntawala Taylor Greene won: 6-0, 6-3 #2 Singles: Mallie ...



Bainbridge man to run a marathon a day for mental health awareness - The Post-Searchlight  Post Searchlight

Harold Allen can be seen running the sidewalks around Bainbridge during all hours of the day. Lately he has been training for his next 100-mile race or ...



Bainbridge High School baseball team falls in home opener to Leon (Fla.)  Sowega Live

The Bainbridge High School varsity baseball team lost its regular season home opener against Leon High School of Tallahassee by a score of 9-3. The game ...



GSP confirms death of man riding scooter - The Post-Searchlight  Post Searchlight

Late last Friday evening into the early hours of Saturday, Aug. 25, Georgia State Patrol and Decatur County Sheriff's Office responded to a fatal accident on ...



Kirby Smart’s new recruiting chore: Reeling in a 4-star RB from his alma mater  DawgNation

Dameon Pierce has no leaders. The four-star running back is as quick to say that as he is to find the hole. “All the schools are at the same level with me right now ...



Kirkland named executive director of ABAC at Bainbridge  Tifton Gazette

TIFTON — When Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College President David Bridges began looking for a person to serve as the top administrator for ABAC at ...



Decatur Co. Fire Dept. mourns loss of fireman  WALB-TV

Firefighters in Decatur County are grieving over the loss of one of their own.



Bainbridge High School tennis teams do well against Worth County  Sowega Live

The Bainbridge High School boys and girls' tennis teams both swept their region match against Worth County in Sylvester on Tuesday, March 17. BHS Girls vs ...



A Woodall's in Bainbridge is closed due to structural damage  WALB-TV

Structural damage has occurred and Woodall's will be closed until Code Inspectors deem the structure safe. (Source: Bainbridge Public safety Facebook page).



Miss Lumpkin to wed Mr. Dawson - The Post-Searchlight  Post Searchlight

Miss Lumpkin to wed Mr. Dawson. Mr. Melvin and Dr. Linda B. Lumpkin of Bainbridge, proudly announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their ...



Bainbridge woman brings love for fashion to downtown storefront - The Post-Searchlight  Post Searchlight

Betty Dias, a graduate of Bainbridge High School has always had a passion for three things: flying, opening a café and fashion. Dias was already living out her ...



Live scores from this weekend’s Middle Georgia high school football games  The Telegraph

Find live local high school football coverage for all Bibb and Houston County games including up-to-the-minute scores, schedules and more. Stay connected ...



Bainbridge Bearcats Football Season Tickets go on sale August 3rd  Sowega Live

Bearcat Football is right around the corner & it's time to renew season tickets as well as become a season ticket holder for Bearcat football games. Bainbridge ...



Bainbridge High School softball players sign to play in college  Sowega Live

Two Bainbridge High School softball players signed letters of intent to play college softball on Tuesday, Jan. 20. Senior shortstop Maegan Harrison plans to ...



Bainbridge High School soccer teams play hard against Cook County (Highlight Videos!)  Sowega Live

Bainbridge 2, Cook County 1 (Boys) Friday, March 6 Last Friday night, the Bainbridge High School boys soccer team travelled to Adel in region play and came ...



Veterans' kicker a weapon for Warhawks  13WMAZ.com

Kathleen — Most high schools do not have a reliable kicker outside of point after attempts. That is not the case at Veterans High School where head coach Milan ...



Bainbridge wrestling wraps up Area Tournament - The Post-Searchlight  Post Searchlight

Six Bainbridge High School wrestlers advanced to Sectionals after placing in last weekend's area tournament. Peyton Register, at 126-pounds, and Tyler Storey, ...



Bainbridge High School boys' tennis advances to Elite 8 of state tournament  Sowega Live

The Bainbridge High School boys' tennis team defeated Griffin High School in the 2nd round of the state tennis tournament on Monday. The Bearcat boys ...



Bainbridge High School graduates 317 seniors in Class of 2014 - The Post-Searchlight  Post Searchlight

The Bainbridge High School gymnasium was full of 317 failures Tuesday night, according to senior valedictorian Jakob Thorn. “Class of 2014, we are going into ...



The evolution of Kirby Smart: How a boy from Bainbridge became the head coach at UGA  Red and Black

In the southwest corner of Georgia, Bainbridge rises out of miles of farmland. When a Walmart and McDonald's appear alongside the road, it's an unusual sight.



Bainbridge High School players, coach lead list of All-Region 1-AAAA football teams and awards  Sowega Live

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Decatur County STAR students honored at Chamber of Commerce luncheon  Sowega Live

STAR students from Bainbridge High School and Grace Christian Academy were recognized at the Bainbridge Chamber of Commerce's Chamber Connect ...



SPORTS: Bearcats Face Off Against Lowndes Friday Night  Sowega Live

The 2017 Bainbridge Bearcat football team will take the field against a familiar foe Friday night when the Lowndes High Vikings come to town. Although Friday ...



Former Bainbridge High School valedictorian graduates from Harvard - The Post-Searchlight  Post Searchlight

Up until he was in sixth grade, Erick Juarez and his family lived in a small, square house in a migrant camp near Attapulgus, Georgia. “It wasn't the best house, ...



Bainbridge couple killed in I-85 wreck, teen son survives  WCTV

A couple from Bainbridge, Georgia was killed in a wreck Monday on Interstate 85 near the Georgia-South Carolina line.



Bearcat fans, get ready for the big game with cool clothing, fan items  Sowega Live

The Wear House Etc. at 1015 S. West Street in Bainbridge is selling purple and gold Bainbridge Bearcat hoodies. If you pre-order by no later than 10 a.m. ...



Bainbridge High School gets homecoming week underway - The Post-Searchlight  Post Searchlight

Bainbridge High School principal Tommie Howell, who is himself a Bainbridge High School graduate, is looking forward to this week's homecoming activities.



Bearcat Band marches to the beat all the way to Chicago - The Post-Searchlight  Post Searchlight

The Bainbridge High School Band will be appearing in the Magnificent Mile Lights Festival Parade on Saturday, Nov. 18. The band is one of six bands that were ...



Bainbridge High baseball team ready to start season; some games to be broadcast on live radio  Sowega Live

The Bainbridge High School baseball season kicks off Thursday, Feb. 12, with a scrimmage against the Valdosta Wildcats. Flint Media plans to broadcast 7 of ...



Bainbridge vs. Cairo – Coach Littleton breaks down the football matchup  Sowega Live

The Bainbridge High School Bearcats and the Cairo High School Syrupmakers will play their annual rivalry football game on Friday night at Cairo's West ...



Decatur Co. man facing felony drug, gun charges  WALB-TV

DECATUR CO., GA (WALB) - A Decatur County man is in jail after being busted with drugs and guns. On July 6, the Decatur County Sheriff's Office arrested ...



BPS investigating armed robbery at Port One Liquors - The Post-Searchlight  Post Searchlight

On Friday, August 10, Bainbridge Public Safety responded to an armed robbery at Port One Liquors, where two men wearing ski masks robbed the clerks at ...



GHSA regroups high schools into 7 classifications – see where your team fits in  Sowega Live

The Georgia High School Association Reclassification Committee heard appeals and structured schools into classifications Wednesday at its meeting in ...



From small towns to Sanford Stadium, Kirby Smart is the same man he was back when  Sowega Live

If you live in Bainbridge and you're on Facebook, you've probably seen the above picture--Kirby Smart, who is said to be the University of Georgia's choice for its ...



Watch: Kirby Smart’s Georgia journey  Atlanta Journal Constitution

A look at Georgia coach Kirby Smart's journey from Bainbridge High School to the top of the SEC.



BHS Senior Competing in National Junior Olympics International Skeet Shooting Competition  Sowega Live

Bainbridge High School rising senior Hunter Pelham is competing this week in the National Junior Olympics International Skeet Shooting Competition.



State champions share stories - The Post-Searchlight  Post Searchlight

Stories and rememberances of the Bainbridge High School Bearcats 1982 state class AAA football championship season were numerous Friday night.



Bainbridge High School conquers Westover at Albany meet - The Post-Searchlight  Post Searchlight

The Bainbridge High School Bearcats boys and girls swim teams defeated Albany's Westover High School Patriots boys and girls teams in their season opening ...



Bainbridge Bearcats welcome new football coaches - The Post-Searchlight  Post Searchlight

Bainbridge High School Bearcats head football coach Jeff Littleton has added four new assists to his Bearcats coaching staff. They include former Bearcat Joe ...



James Butler to present Super Bowl Golden Football to Bainbridge High School  Sowega Live

James Butler Jr. The NFL is celebrating the golden anniversary of its signature event with its Super Bowl Honor Roll campaign. The initiative recognizes schools ...



Former Bainbridge band member, swimming coach heading to Decatur County Sports Hall of Fame - The Post-Searchlight  Post Searchlight

William Widener, son of the late Lee Vesta Widener and the late Mae Dee Harrell Widener, was an outstanding athlete and musician at Bainbridge High School.



Bainbridge Bearcats get ready for big game against Thomas County Central  Sowega Live

Last season, the Bainbridge High School varsity football team played Thomas County Central twice during the season--with Bainbridge losing during the regular ...



Bainbridge vs. Cairo – Pictures from Twitter  Sowega Live

Share a picture or score update by mentioning @sowegalive on Twitter! Rest in peace!!!!! pic.twitter.com/mkOYg8DwTw— Jack (@jacklynhill0118) November 7, ...



SPORTS: Bearcat Season Tickets are Still Available  Sowega Live

Those interested in purchasing season tickets for the Bainbridge Bearcat home games can do so this Monday at Bainbridge High School. If you have not been ...



Betty Ann Mock Braswell Obit | www.millercountyliberal.com  Miller County Liberal

Betty Ann Mock Braswell, 79, of Brinson passed away Friday, August 17, 2018. There will be a private funeral *service* held on Thursday, August 23, 2018.



BHS Air Force JROTC Program and Cadets Earn Top Recognition  Sowega Live

On May 8, 2015 the BHS Air Force JROTC conducted its 21st annual awards program. Each year Headquarters Air Force JROTC awards programs the ...



Power Five commitment recap: July 21-27  247Sports

The early signing period for college football is still more than seven months away, but the 2019 recruiting cycle is already in full swing as plenty of talented ...



Tuesday is Election Day in Decatur County  Sowega Live

The special called election for the renewal of Decatur County's ESPLOST is today until 7:00 p.m. The ESPLOST is an existing one penny sales tax that funds ...



Bainbridge Public Safety announces hiring of new new officer recruits  Sowega Live

Bainbridge Public Safety is pleased to announce the recent hiring of five Probationary Public Safety Officers. All will be attending the Fire Academy on August 31 ...



Catching up with Bainbridge athletes and coaches - The Post-Searchlight  Post Searchlight

I would like to wish all my friends, news sources and readers a very merry Christmas and the happiest of New Year's. I am truly blessed to have so many friends ...



DOT: What to do when new BHS traffic light goes live  Sowega Live

BAINBRIDGE- the Georgia Department of Transportation announces the new traffic signal at the intersection of US 84/State Route 38 at Bearcat Boulevard ...



1982 state champions return Friday - The Post-Searchlight  Post Searchlight

The highlight of my 42-year journalistic sports writing career with this fine newspaper came in 1982, when I covered coach Ralph Jones's Bainbridge High ...



Boys' track champs are 2010's top sports story - The Post-Searchlight  Post Searchlight

STATE TRACK CHAMPIONS, the Bainbridge High School Bearcats happily gather around their trophy at the State Class AAAA meet in Jefferson, Ga.



Bainbridge's Anderson graduates from US Military Academy  Sowega Live

Second Lieutenant Adam Anderson, Bainbridge High School Class of 2011, graduated from the United States Military Academy in West Point, New York this ...



Albany police search for robbery by snatching suspect  WALB

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - The Albany Police Department is looking for a suspect that has warrants for snatching a victim's money while at Jaxx's Beer and Wine on ...



Albany residents tired of constant home and car burglaries  WALB

Dozens of Albany residents have had their homes and cars burglarized. Several of them in the Pineknoll area. And they've had enough.



Bainbridge defeats Cairo for Region 1-AAAA championship (Highlight Video & Stats)  Sowega Live

Damieon Pierce rushed for 72 yards and one touchdown on 21 carries as Bainbridge defeated the Cairo Syrupmakers for the Region 1-AAAA championship, ...



BHS cheerleaders honored at banquet - The Post-Searchlight  Post Searchlight

Award winners are Kay Bush (Varsity Coach's Award), Takahri Murphy (Bearcat Pride Award) and Kaitlynn Powell (JV Coach's Award). By LEE BUSH. Special to ...



Coffee Co. missing man found in Florida  WALB

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - The Coffee County Sheriff's Office said a man who went missing was found in Florida on Tuesday. The family of 80-year-old Samuel ...



Bainbridge students to gather and share at Fields of Faith event  Sowega Live

Students from Bainbridge Middle School and Bainbridge High School will be coming together on Wednesday, October 14, 2015, at Centennial Field at 6:30 to ...



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