April 15, 2008
The Department says they tested three cows that dropped dead Sunday on a farm bordering the Clinch County, Lanier County line.
They says the cattle had consumed the toxic insecticide aldicarb, which is sold under the brand name Temik.
The insecticide was also found in their feed trough but was not found in random bags of unopened feed.
They are now working to determine if the poisoning was criminal or accidental.
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.