March 25, 2008
Brainbrigde - A Bainbridge man is charged with setting fire to his own home.
52 year-old Wayne Johnson is charged with arson.
Bainbridge public safety officers say he was seen removing the valuables from his Helen Street home yesterday night then set it on fire.
Johnson then ran from the area.
Officers say they caught him outside a convenience store around 4:00 AM Tuesday morning.
They say the home is severely damaged.
In less than a year, Southern Regional Technical College will begin to offer its courses on the campus of what by then will be the former Bainbridge State College.
Albany police are investigating after a man was shot during a shootout on Cedar Avenue.
Dougherty County commissioners have continued to search for answers on how the proposed Lee County Medical Center would affect taxpayers.
Two Georgia State Patrol Troopers in South Georgia are in the spotlight this week for possibly saving a 2-year-old's life.
According to a University System of Georgia sanctioned study, Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College had an economic impact of $369,874,664 on South Georgia during the 2016 fiscal year.