June 13, 2008
Tift County -- One woman was killed, and a man was injured in a car crash in Tift County.
21-year-old Danielle Nicole Dowdy was heading East on Wiley Branch Road around 4:00 PM Thursday afternoon when she lost control of her Ford Explorer.
The SUV flipped, and Dowdy was partially ejected. Her passenger, Michael Anderson, was transported to Tift Regional where he was treated and released.
State troopers say Dowdy was not wearing a seat belt.
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.