Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Tuesday, May 16, 2017:
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge State College is pleased to name April Perkins of Whigham as its 2017 Outstanding Graduate.
- TIFTON, GA (WALB) – A South Georgia private institution dedicated to medical education wants to train more professionals in South Georgia.
- ALBANY, GA (WALB) – An Albany mother is grateful that her child is okay after she said her daughter was accidentally left on a YMCA bus.
- COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – “It was a human trafficking thing,” said Laketta Belin, the mother of James Bullard.
- QUINCY, Fla. (WCTV) — The Flying J gas station and travel center in Quincy was evacuated early Tuesday morning due to gas leak.
- LOWNDES CO., Ga. (WCTV) — Over the weekend, the Second Harvest Food Bank collected nearly 270,000 pounds of donated food.