Here’s your southwest Georgia news roundup for Friday, August 5, 2016:
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County arrest reports for August 4, 2016
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – In a press release Thursday afternoon, Commander Eric Schwalls of the Pataula Drug Task Force announced the arrest of Roy Ivester, age 56, of Climax.
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – The Bainbridge City Council approved a half a mil reduction of the city millage rate for 2017 at the meeting Tuesday evening.
- ALBANY, GA (WALB) – Prosecutors said Jacqueline Sanders, 54, attacked her three grandchildren with a knife and a large knife sharpener, and then set the West Albany house on fire Wednesday morning.
- TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) — A local guidance counselor has been arrested after police received a complaint about inappropriate conduct between an adult female and a child.
- TALLAHASSEE, FL (WCTV) – The American woman killed in London attack was from Tallahassee.
- PHENIX CITY, AL (WTVM) – Phenix City high schoolers are ditching textbooks for computers, as back to school classes began Thursday for students in the district.
- LEE CO., GA (WALB) – Lee County investigators said that numerous counterfeit $100 bills were used at the Walmart on Ledo Road this past weekend.
As always, you can hear these news stories and more on the Sack Lunch Show, weekdays from 10 – Noon.