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Southwest Georgia News Roundup: Meigs business owner robbed at gunpoint, beaten

Meigs business owner robbed at gunpoint, beaten THOMASVILLE — An owner of a Meigs store was transported to Archbold Memorial Hospital late Wednesday night after being robbed at gunpoint and beaten. The 44-year-old victim, co-owner of a store at 3051 E. Marshall St., left the store to go to her residence across the street. Later, about 11:15 p.m.,… Read More »

Sentencing for 3 Sheriff’s deputies set for December 29

Sentencing for the three former Decatur County Sheriff’s deputies convicted this past summer in federal court is scheduled for December 29. The hearing will begin at 10 a.m. on the morning of Dec. 29 at the federal courthouse in Albany, Ga. Originally, the sentencing hearing was scheduled for December 10. However, the attorney for Chris Kines–Kermit Dorough–filed a… Read More »

Man on trial for murder in Decatur County courtroom

A Decatur County man is on trial in Decatur County Superior Court this week, facing multiple charges in connection with the shooting death of Robert Roscoe Cannon near the community of Fowlstown in August 2014. Joshua Anthony Lee is accused of fatally shooting Cannon, allegedly for having relations with Lee’s wife, Kimberly Nicole Walker Lee. When Lee went… Read More »