Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Friday, September 30, 2016:
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – Bainbridge man shares personal memories of Arnold Palmer
- VALDOSTA, GA (WCTV) — Officials are investigating after a fire broke out at a commercial building at 3272 North Valdosta Road.
- VALDOSTA, GA (VALDOSTA TODAY) – The GBI released details from the officer involved shooting in Valdosta this week
- ALBANY, GA (ALBANY HERALD) — Authorities are investigating a possible homicide after finding a woman’s body in the back seat of a vehicle at the Fast Lane convenience store located at 3000 Sylvester Road in east Dougherty County.
- COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – The Columbus Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating 15-year-old Bethany Dowdell.
- TALLAHASSEE, FL. (AP) — State researchers are now tracking the movement of 16 female bears who live in or near a state forest in the Florida Panhandle.