Bainbridge is Art

Posted on 04 October 2017

The brick Firehouse Arts Center and Gallery is one of Bainbridge’s most unique facilities. It was built in 1914 and reflects the Mission style architecture popular of that era. According to members of the Firehouse Arts Center, the receipt of the Firehouse Building from the City of Bainbridge brought a sense of unity and purpose […]

Unique is an Understatement

Posted on 04 October 2017

If  you were to name the most unique house in Bainbridge, the Spanish style home on Pineland Drive would have to be a major contender. First of all, the Spanish architecture is authentic and not duplicated anywhere else in town. It has a tiled roof, the exterior walls are concrete blocks covered with stucco, a […]

The Life of a Turpentine Girl

Posted on 04 October 2017

Symbolically, an old pine tree still stands, as well as the chimney of the small house in Pearson, Georgia, where Sarah Evelyn Holland Shaw was born on February 4, 1923. Her father was Vivian Holland, a man who knew his way around a pine woods and turpentine still. Her mother was Mae Bell, a lady […]

A Home to Treasure

Posted on 11 May 2016

By Carolyn Iamon Photos by Nichole Buchanan Webster’s Dictionary defines Heritage as something handed down from one ancestor to another, as a characteristic, a culture, or tradition. The Reynolds Family home at 524 E. Shotwell St. is a home deserving of the term heritage. It is full of family history and a treasure to be […]

A Historical tour through Oak City Cemetary

Posted on 11 May 2016

Story by Brandon O’Connor Photos by  Nichole Buchanan and Brandon O’Connor As you pass through the iron and brick gate marking the entrance to Oak City Cemetery you are transported back in time. Oak trees overlook the countless graves where for over 160 years the residents of Bainbridge have been laid to rest. Like silent […]

Events

Upcoming events around Bainbridge

Upcoming events around Bainbridge

Posted on 11 May 2016

Bainbridge Farmers’ Market Every Saturday through June, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Come to the Farmers’ Market at its new location on the corner of Broad and Market streets in Downtown Bainbridge to shop a wide variety of locally grown produce and other foods. Downtown Block Party Friday, May 20, 7-10 p.m. Come to Willis […]

Food and Recipes

Slow Cooked Beef Stroganoff

Slow Cooked Beef Stroganoff

Posted on 04 October 2017

Ingredients: 1 large onion 8 oz. sliced mushrooms 2 tsp steak seasoning 2 1/2 lbs. thick cut top sirloin, round steak, or sirloin tip steak 5 Tbsp AP or instant flour, divided 1 container Knorr homestyle beef stock plus 1 cup water or 1 cup beef broth 3 Tbsp Worcestershire sauce 8 oz. sour cream […]

Outdoors

How to: Throw the Perfect Summer Get Together

How to: Throw the Perfect Summer Get Together

Posted on 04 October 2017

You don’t have to be a professional party planner to throw an extraordinary summer get together, rather it be a dinner party or simple backyard barbeque. Even if the circumstances leave you with little to no time to prepare, we have the tips to make you seem like the perfect host or hostess. Check your […]

Youth

Students Mold Art in Ceramics Class

Students Mold Art in Ceramics Class

Posted on 11 May 2016

Story and Photos by Carolyn Iamon Some people never outgrow their love of playing in the mud. BHS art teacher, Rebecca Cole, indulges that desire in the ceramics classes she teaches at BHS.  There are two levels of classes, with 35 students per class. In addition to the initial visual arts classes that cover all […]

Health and Fitness

Zumba — a fitness ‘dance party’ uniting the world

Zumba — a fitness ‘dance party’ uniting the world

Posted on 19 September 2012

By BRENNAN LEATHERS News Writer Perhaps the most popular new workout program is something called Zumba — if you’ve never heard of it before, it sounds like it might be a kind of Latin dance, but that’s just scratching the surface of what has become a worldwide fitness phenomenon. Zumba defies almost any program that has […]