Here’s your southwest Georgia news roundup for Tuesday, April 5, 2016:
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Arrest reports for Monday, April 4, 2016
- DONALSONVILLE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – During the recent storms, the City of Donalsonville experienced a few sewer overflows.
- THOMAS CO., GA (WALB) – WALB obtained the 911 call made by Miles Daisher last week in Thomas County after his friend made a deadly jump off a television tower.
- VALDOSTA, Ga. (WCTV) — Just after 1 a.m. Monday, the Morven Police Department was conducting a road check on GA 133 in Brooks County. According to Georgia State Patrol, that’s when a driver in a red 2005 Ford Expedition approached the road check, refused to stop, and accelerated through.
- LAKE CITY, Fla. (AP) — Officials say a corrections officer was ambushed and stabbed at a north Florida prison.
- ALBANY, GA (ALBANY HERALD) — Following a sharp rise in March that averaged about a penny a day, the cost at the gas pump has risen to November 2015 levels, price watchers say.
- DOTHAN, AL (DOTHAN EAGLE) – Federal investigators are looking into reports that Dothan City Schools employees’ personal information was stolen and that information was used to file fraudulent tax returns.
As always, you can hear these news stories and more on the Sack Lunch Show, weekdays from 10 – Noon.