Ga. toddler finds gun, shoots self

RHINE, Ga. - Dodge County authorities say they are not going to charge the mother of a toddler...Sheffield tells WMAZ-TV the injured 3-year-old girl is the child of Dodge County deputy Dorian Johnson. He says the loaded gun was Johnson's personal...

Doctor, nurse accused in Ga. 'pill mill'

...said they seized nearly $1 million in cash, two office buildings a home, four vehicles and roughly $3 million in other assets.Bird was being held without bond Monday in the Dodge County jail. Douglas could not be reached for comment.

Across the region

...authorities sayEASTMAN, GA. - Authorities say an elderly Georgia man has died after being pulled from his burning home.Dodge County Coroner Joe Smith said Washington Battle, 88, was unconscious when he was found in bed during a fire Friday. Smith...

Storms cancel Georgia schools

...rain overnight. Statewide, Georgia Power reported that around 260 customers were without power in the Eastman area in Dodge County shortly before 7 a.m. Nearly 100 customers were without power in the Macon area. In metro Atlanta, Gwinnett County...

Wednesday's high school results

...S), Logan, (S), Heath Stephens (S). 3B?Logan (S). HR?Falk 2 (D).Leading hitters: Swainsboro?Logan 3 for 4.Record: Swainsboro 10-13, 6-3 Region 3-AAA. Next: Swainsboro vs. Dodge County, 6 p.m. today.

Wednesday's high school results

...Academy, 5 p.m. today.Late TuesdaySWAINSBORO 2, DODGE COUNTY 1Swainsboro 100 001 0 ? 2 6 2Dodge Co. 100 000 0...McCarthy (1-1). LP?Purdue.Leading hitters: Dodge County?Austin Clements 3 for 4, RBI...

Wednesday's high school results

...Brower 2 for 4 RBI, Whatley 3 for 3, Kemp 2 for 3, Dixon 2 for 4 RBI.Records: Swainsboro 4-3. Next: Swainsboro at Dodge County, 6 p.m. Friday. SoftballNORTH AUGUSTA 4, SOUTH AIKEN 0Natalie Burke and Grace Wallace...

Saturday's high school results

...Creek 010 020 0 ? 3 7 1Silver Bluff 013 020 0 ? 6 8 2WP?Karly Kinard. LP?Jada Simpson. BaseballSWAINSBORO 5, DODGE COUNTY 3Swainsboro 022 001 0 ? 5 6 6Dodge Co. 011 001 0 ? 3 3 2Keith Stevens and Stone Logan. Lance Pruett and Tedd Honeycutt...

Friday's high school results

...2 for 3. Swainsboro?Hooks 2 for 4; Andrews 3 for 3.Records: Thomson 14-3, 6-0 3-AAA. Next: Thomson at Dodge County, 2 p.m. today. WESTSIDE 15, SCREVEN COUNTY 5Screven Co. 005 000 ? 5 4 3Westside 622 014 ? 15 12 1David Hagelston...

19-month-old girl drowns in Ga. pool

...Faith Adkinson, died late Thursday afternoon.Coroner Joe Smith said an ambulance crew performed CPR all the way to Dodge County Hospital, but McKinley did not survive.Authorities said the girl's 10-year-old sibling also was at home with...