A Forsyth County, Georgia, judge is being hailed as a hero for locating a missing two-year-old after joining in on the search. Judge Phillip Bettis searched an empty home and found the child floating in a swimming pool, and rescued him.
North Central Health District advises Georgia residents to get the hepatitis A vaccine as outbreaks plague 10 states. Georgia is not experiencing an outbreak, but confirmed cases in the district are slightly up.
Kristie Baeumert bought an Argus slide projector at Goodwill in Tryone, Georgia, that came with photo slides tucked inside. The box had “Kansas” written on top. The family was found after news stories of the search.
69-year-old Barbara Joanne Long was sentenced to five years in jail after allegedly beating her 71-year-old husband in the face with a hole puncher after an argument, and then leaving him on the floor for two days before calling 911.