Karla Heath-Sands takes a Corvette ride at the National Grits Festival

Karla Heath-Sands takes a Corvette ride at the National Grits Festival

WARWICK, GA (WALB) - WALB's Karla Heath-Sands made a special appearance at the National Grits Festival in Warwick Saturday afternoon.

Karla got to ride in the parade in a 2014 Corvette and even got a photo with Mayor Juanita Kinchen.

On Twitter, Karla pointed out some of the special cuisines, including Alligator Ka-Bobs and Chocolate covered grits.

Saturday's festivities also included a grits-eating contest.

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