Here’s your southwest Georgia news roundup for Monday, March 14, 2016:
- BAINBRIDGE, GA – Here are the results from the Flames on the Flint BBQ Festival.
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – The National Weather Service in Tallahassee is predicting a typical week of spring in southwest Georgia. Does that mean rain?
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Friday, March 11 was the final day of qualifying for local office in Decatur County and there were some last minute additions to the field, including a surprise candidate for tax commissioner.
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – The Decatur County School Board voted Thursday night during a called meeting to enter into a contract with King-Cooper and Associates, who will assist with the search and hiring of a new superintendent.
- VALDOSTA (VALDOSTA TODAY) – The $100 million wrongful death suit filed by the parents of Kendrick Johnson was dropped earlier this month, and now defendants named in the suit are seeking to recover nearly $900,000 in attorney’s fees.
- TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) — Former president Bill Clinton will be in Tallahassee on Monday to campaign for his wife, Hillary Clinton.
- TIFTON (ALBANY HERALD) — The Georgia Department of Transportation has awarded $27 million in contracts for southwest Georgia
As always, you can hear these news stories and more on the Sack Lunch Show, weekdays from 10 – Noon.