Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Monday, December 12, 2016:
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County arrest reports for Friday, December 9, 2016
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – Memorial Manor resident celebrates 110 years
- GRADY CO., GA (WALB) – The GBI was called to assist the Grady County Sheriff’s Office in the investigation of a shooting.
- BYRON, GA (CBS46) – A Byron officer is in surgery and another is recovering after both were shot while executing a drug warrant at a home in Peach County early Monday morning.
- ALMA, GA (WALB) – The Alma Police Department is investigating after $30,000 of equipment was stolen.
- TALLAHASSEE Fla. (WCTV) — The Leon County Sheriff”s Office is now investigating a shooting that happened on Highway 20 and Geddie Road on Saturday night.
- VALDOSTA, GA (VALDOSTA TODAY) – The Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia (USG) today named Richard A. Carvajal, interim president of Darton State College in Albany, Ga., president of Valdosta State University in Valdosta. Carvajal will assume his post on January 1, 2017, according to USG Chancellor Hank Huckaby.
- COFFEE CO., GA (WALB) – Some portions of roads in rural Coffee County are closed this morning after a person on the rail road track was struck by a train, over night.
As always, you can hear these news stories and more on the Sack Lunch Show, weekdays from 10 – Noon.