Here’s your southwest Georgia news roundup for Tuesday, January 31, 2017:
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County arrest reports for Monday, January 30, 2017
- VALDOSTA, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Wild Adventures celebrated the birthday of two special “babies” on Monday when Tiki and Kiara, the parks’ African lions, turned one.
- MOULTRIE, GA (WALB) – After months of frustration, a Moultrie newspaper carrier has caught one suspect who stole papers from her rack.
- SUMTER CO., GA (WALB) – A Sumter County man has been sentenced to spend the rest of his life behind bars for a double homicide in 2015.
- ATLANTA, GA (VALDOSTA TODAY) – David J. LeValley, Special Agent in Charge, FBI Atlanta Field Office, continues to request the public’s assistance in its efforts to identify the individual responsible for a October, 2016 bank robbery in Alpharetta, Georgia, and a November, 2016 bank robbery in Tifton, Georgia.
- VALDOSTA, GA (VALDOSTA TODAY) – The annual Tow To Go program returns this weekend to offer free rides to prevent impaired drivers from getting behind the wheel and risking the lives of other motorists.
- QUINCY, Fla. (WCTV) — A family is grieving the loss of a 19-year-old who was shot and killed near his home in Quincy.
- Tallahassee, Fla. (WTXL) –Two suspects were arrested early Sunday morning following an incident that occurred at the victim’s home in Valdosta.
- ALBANY, GA (ALBANY HERALD) – Gas prices are falling, but not for long
- WASHINGTON, DC (MACON TELEGRAPH) – A bill that will expand the Ocmulgee National Monument into Georgia’s first national historic park and rename the site passed the U.S House of Representatives on Monday.
As always, you can hear these news stories and more on the Sack Lunch Show, weekdays from 10 – Noon.