Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Monday, December 19, 2016:
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge State College Adult Education was pleased to honor 22 GED graduates on Tuesday, Dec. 13, at the Charles H. Kirbo Regional Center.
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – Over $25,000 worth of scrap materials that were collected during the tearing down of four chicken houses have been stolen according to the Decatur County Sheriff’s office.
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – Colonial Pipeline donates truck to Bainbridge Public Safety
- THOMAS CO., GA (WALB) – Thomas Co. authorities are trying to identify the gunman of a shooting Saturday night.
- AMERICUS, GA (WALB) – The Americus Police Department wants to reassure residents that they are safe, after a disturbing mass text message was spread throughout the community.
- DUBLIN, GA (AJC) – A Georgia sheriff’s deputy was wounded Sunday night when a recently discharged patient returned to a hospital with a gun.
- MONROE COUNTY, GA (MACON.COM) – A trio of robbers pepper sprayed a store clerk Sunday before grabbing money and fleeing.
As always, you can hear these news stories and more on the Sack Lunch Show, weekdays from 10 – Noon.