Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Monday, July 25, 2016:
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Georgia Power announced last week their intentions to close several area payment centers, including Pelham, Bainbridge, Tifton, Moultrie, Dawson and Thomasville.
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County arrest reports for Friday, July 22, 2016
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – The National Weather Service is predicting another week of extreme temperatures and afternoon showers for southwest Georgia
- DOUGHERTY CO., GA (WALB) – Dougherty County Police were called to investigate after a body was found inside a burning Albany home.
- VALDOSTA, GA (WCTV) – On Saturday around 7 p.m. at Perimeter Crossing Condos at 3412 N. Forrest St. A Valdosta man made a call to 911, making threats to kill police officers.
- WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (ALBANY HERALD) — One of three men arrested here Thursday on terrorism-related charges was born in Albany and was previously arrested in his hometown for shoplifting.
- SAPPHIRE, NC (CBS46) – Macon television station WMGT has confirmed that morning news anchor Taylor Terrell has died after losing her footing at the top of Rainbow Falls in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park in North Carolina.
- MOODY AIR FORCE BASE (VALDOSTA TODAY) – After an above-the-knee amputation, one HC-130J pilot solidified her place in history as the sixth amputee and the first-female amputee to return to the cockpit July 22 at Moody Air Force Base.
As always, you can hear these news stories and more on the Sack Lunch Show, weekdays from 10 – Noon.