Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Tuesday, December 27, 2016:
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Southwest Georgia will see a week of wet weather, followed by a brief cool snap before the weekend.
- LEESBURG, GA (WALB) – A woman is recovering after she crashed her SUV into a Leesburg pond early Tuesday morning.
- THOMAS COUNTY, Ga. (WTXL) – Thomas County deputies said that they have arrested a man in connection with a What-A-Burger shooting on U.S. 19.
- ATLANTA, GA (VALDOSTA TODAY) – The Georgia State Patrol is urging travelers to be cautious on the roads during the New Year holiday driving period.
- GADSDEN CO., Fla. (WCTV) — A Quincy man is dead after trying to avoid hitting a car Saturday night.
- GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A sheriff’s deputy in north Florida has been arrested and charged with driving under the influence after witnesses say he left the scene of a car accident.
- ALBANY, GA (WALB) – Albany police have arrested a woman in connection with a stabbing that killed a man on Christmas morning.
As always, you can hear these news stories on the Sack Lunch Show, weekdays from 10 – Noon.