Piedmont Columbus Midtown received more than 20 patients as a result of the March 3, 2019 tornado outbreak. They treated patients with conditions ranging from lacerations, broken bones, respiratory distress, and head injuries to critical injuries.
A bill that would ban abortions after six weeks passed a second Georgia Senate committee vote on March 18. Georgia’s Senate Science and Technology Committee voted 3-2 to move the legislation, Georgia House Bill 481, onwards to a full floor vote.
Leo DiCesaris, owner of Cerrone’s Brick Oven Pizzeria in Columbus, was the winner of the best non-traditional pizza from the Southeast Region in the International Pizza Challenge at the International Pizza Expo held in early March in Las Vegas.
Americans have been twice as likely to experience record-breaking heat than record-setting cold, Associated Press data analysis shows. It counted the times daily hot temperature records were tied or broken compared to daily cold records.
Tommy Barron gets his head shaved and talks about what St. Baldrick’s Foundation's head shaving event means to him. Barron's daughter, Peyton Barron, died in 2017 after battling cancer. The 2019 head shaving event honored her.