Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Wednesday, January 11, 2017:
- MOULTRIE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Approximately 65 hunters met at Southern Regional Technical College in Moultrie on Tuesday night for public input about hunting regulations for the upcoming seasons.
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – Eugene Quinn Jr. was arrested by the Decatur County Sheriff’s Office on charges of sexual assault and aggravated sexual battery after allegedly assaulting a 54-year-old female at the homeless shelter he owns and operates in Climax.
- JACKSON COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) — The Florida Highway Patrol has identified two good Samaritans who pulled a woman from a burning car following a fatal wreck Monday in Jackson County.
- AMERICUS, GA (WALB) – One of three men charged with killing a Sumter County woman and her son nearly two years ago will spend the rest of his life in prison.
- TALLAHASSEE, FL (WCTV) – Thieves steal the keys to dozens of cars at a Tallahassee dealership and drive away in some of the hottest rides on the lot
- ATLANTA, GA (VALDOSTA TODAY) – Insurance Commissioner Ralph Hudgens said damage from violent weather that struck Georgia Jan. 2, has generated more than 4000 insurance claims, with estimated insured losses as high as $30 million.
- THOMASVILLE, Ga. (WCTV) — Brookwood School in Thomasville was temporarily placed on lockdown Tuesday morning after a school employee reportedly heard gunshots outside.
- NEWTON, GA (DOTHAN EAGLE) – It takes a lot to feed more than 2.5 million chickens per week.
As always, you can hear these news stories and more on the Sack Lunch Show, weekdays from 10-Noon.