Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Thursday, December 29, 2016:
- TIFTON, GA (WALB) – GBI has confirmed that a man turned himself in for a murder warrant to the Tift County Sheriff’s Office at about 4:30 Wednesday afternoon.
- MOULTRIE, GA (WALB) – There are some important jobs available in Moultrie that the city is having trouble filling.
- VALDOSTA, GA (VALDOSTA TODAY) – The Valdosta Fire Department responded to a 2-Alarm business fire early Thursday morning and rescued a dog.
- TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) — Tallahassee Police have made an arrest in connection to the fatal hit and run from early Monday morning.
- TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) — The son of Leon County Commissioner Bill Proctor, Jordan Proctor, 21, has been arrested on multiple charges, including armed robbery.
- VALDOSTA, GA (VALDOSTA TODAY) – Georgia residents will be allowed to celebrate with fireworks until 2 a.m. on Jan 1, but officials are urge caution while ringing in the new year.
- JACKSON COUNTY, FL (DOTHAN EAGLE) – A woman who crashed her car while fleeing from law enforcement in Jackson County, Florida on Christmas night faces a number of charges
As always, you can hear these news stories and more on the Sack Lunch Show, weekdays from 10 – Noon.