Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Friday, January 6, 2016:
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Here is a weekend weather update from the National Weather Service and the Decatur County Emergency Management
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – With his passing on Saturday, Bainbridge City Councilman Joe Sweet’s seat on the council is left vacant, and City Council will have to decide whether to leave the seat empty or hold a special election to fill it.
- LEE CO., GA (WALB) – The Kinchafoonee Creek in Lee County reached a moderate flood stage Thursday afternoon.
- WORTH CO., GA (WALB) – Officials confirmed an EF-1 tornado tore through Worth County.
- TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) — Thursday, Leon County Sheriff’s Office arrested Corrections Sergeant Derrick Adams for Battery stemming from a use of force incident inside the Leon County Jail.
- TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) – A man has been arrested for setting his underwear on fire in a Starbucks bathroom
- DOTHAN, AL (DOTHAN EAGLE) – A Houston County jury has recommended that Ryan Clark Petersen be put to death for the murders of three people at a Wicksburg nightclub in 2012.
As always, you can hear these news stories and more on the Sack Lunch Show, weekdays from 10 – Noon.