Here’s your southwest Georgia area news for Thursday, July 21, 2016:
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County arrest reports for Wednesday, July 20, 2016
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – The civil lawsuit filed by Ronnie Aaron Parrish against Decatur County, four former deputies and the Board of Commissioners over an incident at Bikefest 2012 has been settled for $200,000.
- GRETNA, Fla. (WCTV) — A suspect has been arrested following an armed robbery at a Dollar General Store.
- TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) —On Saturday night, 64-year-old Charles Rich was stabbed to death in his car outside of he Dade Community Center.
- CAIRO, GA (WALB) – Many Cairo residents have been drinking bottled water or using filtration systems in their homes since tainted water was discovered last year.
- DOTHAN, AL (DOTHAN EAGLE) – Houston County Sheriff’s Capt. Bill Rafferty confirmed the suspect captured Wednesday after a high-speed chase through Dothan had been wanted on multiple felony charges from multiple agencies, including a church burglary.
- ALBANY, GA (WALB) – Two women were arrested for fighting in an East Albany street. Police say the brawl caused a “huge commotion.”
- MACON, GA (MACON TELEGRAPH) – Georgia is opening alligator hunting season for a limited number of hunters.
As always, you can hear these news stories and more on the Sack Lunch Show, weekdays from 10 – Noon.