Here’s your southwest Georgia area news for Thursday, April 14, 2016:
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Arrest reports for Bainbridge and Decatur County
- THOMASVILLE, GA (TIMES ENTERPRISE) — Charlie Jenkins of Meigs was released from Archbold Memorial Hospital and taken to the Thomas County jail Tuesday after undergoing surgery to repair a wound to the throat received during a fight.
- ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia’s unemployment rate has risen slightly to 5.5 percent.
- VALDOSTA, GA (VALDOSTA TODAY) – A Valdosta man wanted on aggravated assault charges was arrested Tuesday night after a sheriff’s deputy found him parked at a closed gas station.
- DOTHAN, AL (DOTHAN EAGLE) – Houston County District Attorney Doug Valeska said he recently received the completed investigative report of one of the three local officer-involved shootings that occurred in a one-week period in late February.
- DOTHAN, AL (DOTHAN EAGLE) – The Dale County Sheriff’s Office has launched an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the discharging of a handgun by a 2-year-old at the Ariton Sports Complex.
As always you can hear these news stories and more on the Sack Lunch Show, weekdays from 10 – Noon.