Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Thursday, October 13, 2016:
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County arrest reports for Wednesday, October 12, 2016
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – The Flint River Fair is coming to town!
- TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) — The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission says a black bear has been removed from a Tallahassee neighborhood.
- STATESBORO, GA. (AP) – A former Georgia Southern student who was a bouncer has been given a 20-year sentence for fatally beating a fellow student outside a bar.
- PERRY, GA (WALB) – There’s still time to enjoy the Georgia National Fair at the Georgia National Fairgrounds and Agricenter in Perry
- ALBANY, GA (ALBANY HERALD) — After nearly five hours of deliberations, a Dougherty Superior Court jury awarded $15.2 million to the parents of LaShelton Kernard Stanford in a wrongful death lawsuit in which Cheryl Stanford and Willie Foster contended the city of Albany should have shut down the business where their son was shot and killed in 2010.
- DOTHAN, AL (DOTHAN EAGLE) – Wiregrass Commons mall announced Wednesday evening it will be closed this year on Thanksgiving Day
- GADSDEN COUNTY, Fla. (WCTV) — Gadsden County investigators say Vincent Davis tried to pry open the door of the V-Stop convenience store on Highway 90.
As always, you can hear these stories and more on the Sack Lunch Show, weekdays from 10 – Noon.