December 3, 2007
Cairo-- Seventeen-year-old Christopher Bates was traveling North on Georgia Highway 93, south of Cairo Friday night when a car crossed the center line and hit him, nearly head on.
The driver of the second car was 44-year-old Bruce Dandridge from Tallahasse. He had minor injuries.
Georgia State Patrol's Specialized Collision Reconstruction team is investigating the accident.
The Bainbridge Public Safety Department brought two firetrucks to the Oscar Jackson Outdoor camp for kids.
The Dougherty County School System will host a three-day orientation for teachers new to the system starting on Thursday.
Health officials are reminding parents to get their children vaccinated before the new school year.
Dougherty County Officials said that on Wednesday they had dozens of homeowners signing up for root ball help as the deadline approaches.
A new addition to the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Phoebe Putney Hospital will help give newborns a more healthy start to life.