THOMASVILLE, Ga. — Tonya Hayes hugged her sons just a little tighter Thursday; following the death of her neighbor’s 19-month-old son, Dallas Beltran. He died in what authorities are calling a “tragic accident.”
“It’s heartbreaking, it’s a tragedy. You start thinking if it had been yours,” Hayes said.
It all happened Wednesday morning on Swanson Road in Thomas County. Read More at WCTV
Georgia hunters lured by the thrill of bagging a gator – Thomasville Times-Enterprise
An alligator is shown swimming in a Georgia marsh. This year, more than 12,000 people are expected to compete for 1,000 alligator permits — the most ever allowed in Georgia.
Jeff Young had not ventured far on the Darien River when he saw dozens of red eyes peering back at him from the darkness. It was his first time hunting for alligators, and his group had just pushed off into the water near coastal Georgia at midnight. Read More at Thomasville Times-Enterprise