Here’s your southwest Georgia news roundup for Thursday, August 11, 2016:
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – As the City of Bainbridge prepares to approve its budget for the 2017 fiscal year, city manager Chris Hobby is working on a revenue system that will help the city to rebuild its reserves, while also funding capital projects throughout the city.
- ALBANY, GA (WALB) – Albany Police are investigating an armed robbery early Tuesday morning, where the victim was beaten and robbed at gunpoint.
- TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) — The Leon County Sheriff’s Office says a body was found at a county waste facility Wednesday morning.
- MONTICELLO, Fla. (WCTV) — The Monticello Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect in an armed robbery.
- MIDWAY, Fla. (WTXL) — The slow-to-depart low-pressure system that has drenched many sections of north Florida continues its soaking of the Big Bend and Panhandle landscape Wednesday.
- VALDOSTA, GA (VALDOSTA TODAY) – Two Valdosta State Prison employees have been indicted for providing prohibited items to inmates.
- NASHVILLE, GA (VALDOSTA TODAY) – Berrien County officials have identified the body of a man found in Nashville Friday afternoon.
As always, you can hear these news stories and more on the Sack Lunch Show, weekdays from 10 – Noon.