Dylan Thomas, the Pike County GA junior linebacker, died from cardiac arrest due to a traumatic brain injury, according to a coroner’s report. Thomas died after sustaining a football injury against Peach County in Zebulon, Georgia.
Just five days into the Georgia National Fair, 10 calves had been born in the new Baby Barn, where cows give live birth in front of audiences. The fair had aimed to have one birth per day but so far the pace has been faster than expected.
A man riding a scooter in Perry, Georgia, was run over Wednesday night then shot. Police are looking for a suspect driving a white Chevy Impala. The incident happened at about 8:30 p.m. on Oldfield Lane.
The Apple Basket in Centerville, Georgia, serves up a variety of candy apples, featuring caramel and milk, dark and white chocolate. The shop also sells candy-covered marshmallows, pretzels and strawberries.
A Japanese steakhouse restaurant, with hibachi tables and a sushi bar, is coming to the former Ryan’s buffet in Warner Robins, Georgia. Closed for years, the building is undergoing a complete renovation.
Georgia National Fairgrounds & Agricenter is seeking proposals to build a 100-bed hotel on the fairgrounds, creating a conference center. The hope is that it could draw more conventions and bring economic boost.