Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Thursday, December 8, 2016:
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County arrest reports for Wednesday, December 7, 2016
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – The sale of Lillian E. Williams Elementary School was finalized on Nov. 29 for a price of $30,000
- TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) – A local teacher and football coach has been charged with sexual assault.
- ALBANY, GA (WALB) – A man Lee County authorities were seeking for terroristic threats was caught in Dougherty County, and now faces more serious drug charges.
- AMERICUS, GA (WALB) – In a press conference Wednesday night, the GBI spoke out to the suspect they believe shot two officers, killing one and injuring the other.
- MITCHELL COUNTY, Ga. (WTXL) – The pilot of a small plane killed after crashing in a field in Mitchell County has been identified.
- SEVIERVILLE, Tenn. (WCTV Eyewitness) – Authorities have charged two juveniles for starting an East Tennessee wildfire that killed 14 people and destroyed or damaged more than 1,700 buildings.
- DOTHAN, AL (DOTHAN EAGLE) – Wayne Farms has hired more than 700 workers, but they need more
As always, you can hear these news stories and more on the Sack Lunch Show, weekdays from 10 – Noon.