Here’s your southwest Georgia area news for Monday, March 7, 2016:
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – The National Weather Service in Tallahassee is predicting a week of sunshine and warm temperatures for this second week in March. Will the rain follow?
- DOTHAN, AL (DOTHAN EAGLE) – A prostitution sting by the Dothan Police Department’s Vice Division resulted in the arrest of seven Wiregrass area men.
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – Ryan Shirley announced last week that he will suspend his campaign for Decatur County Tax Commissioner.
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – The Decatur County Sheriff’s office and the Pataula Drug Task Force arrested Thomas Eugene Cook, 60, on charges of trafficking methamphetamine Thursday
- VALDOSTA, GA (WALB) – Valdosta Police say a man who was seriously injured in a rear-ender wreck with a tractor-trailer rig was watching his cellphone when he crashed.
- MOULTRIE, GA (WALB) – GBI agents and Moultrie Police are investigating a shooting at a Moultrie park that left a woman dead.