Here’s your southwest Georgia news roundup for Wednesday, May 11, 2016:
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest reports for Tuesday, May 10, 2016
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Beware of fraudulent checks from the Georgia DNR
- MITCHELL CO., GA (WALB) – Some Mitchell County residents say they’re fed up with the stench coming from an alligator farm.
- COLQUITT CO., GA (WALB) – GBI agents are awaiting autopsy results to determine what caused the death of a man in Colquitt county.
- VALDOSTA, Ga. (WCTV) – A seventh person has been taken into custody in a Valdosta narcotics and obstruction case.
- ALBANY, GA (ALBANY HERALD) — Following an incident that occurred during a Dougherty County Commission-sponsored student trip to Savannah over the April 29-30 weekend, Assistant Dougherty County Administrator Mike McCoy has filed a complaint against District 2 Dougherty County Commissioner John Hayes.
- GEORGIA — In less than a week, two work zone crashes have killed a driver, seriously injured a Georgia DOT worker and proved to be traumatic near misses for other employees.
- LOWNDES CO (VALDOSTA TODAY) – Last Tuesday, May 4 around 8:30 in the morning, Lowndes County Sheriff’s Office deputies clocked a vehicle traveling 89 miles per hour on Interstate 75. The deputy stopped the vehicle and spoke with both the driver and passenger and noticed seemed unusually nervous.
As always, you can hear these news stories and more on the Sack Lunch Show, weekdays from 10 – Noon.