Tragedy struck on December 15, when Bainbridge Public Safety responded to the Bainbridge Country Club in reference to a 21-year- old male being shot. The male, later identified as Dalton Harrell, eventually succumbed to his injuries and passed away.
Harrell was a vibrant member of the community, as a former Bainbridge High School baseball player and avid outdoors man, he was loved by many.
As friends and family attempted to wrap their mind around a life without Dalton, friends Ryan Higgins and Stephen Alderman devised a plan to help the Harrell family in a way that Dalton would love: a bass fishing tournament.
Higgins said he and Dalton became friends through a local bass fishing club: The Seminole County Stix. Both would fish every Thursday night in competitions during the summer, and so he felt like this fundraiser tournament would pay homage to his and Dalton’s friendship.
The tournament was hosted on Saturday, January 8 at Lake Seminole, with boats…