Here’s your southwest Georgia news roundup for Tuesday, July 5, 2016:
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Two armed black males entered Mr. Pip’s Convenience Store on highway 27 north in Bainbridge and robbed the store at gun point early Sunday morning.
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (WALB) – The Department of Natural Resources said they have seen a lower number of Boating Under the Influence violations this holiday weekend.
- WAKULLA, Fla. (WCTV) — A motorcyclist is dead after a crash in Wakulla County.
- CALHOUN CO. (VALDOSTA TODAY) – Several Georgia prisons have been placed on lockdown because of rising tensions between gangs.
- VALDOSTA, GA (VALDOSTA TODAY) – Gas prices are currently sitting at an 11 year low
- COFFEE CO. (VALDOSTA TODAY) – Officials are investigating the deaths of two individuals found inside their home Friday in Coffee County.
- RANDOLPH CO., GA (WALB) – US-82 is clear after state troopers said that an ATV ran into a big rig.
- LEON Co., FL (WTXL) – Authorities have released the names of the two people killed in the Sunday crash on Springhill Road.
As always, you can hear these news stories and more on the Sack Lunch Show, weekdays from 10 – Noon.