Driver in Deadly '17 Crash Pleads Guilty, Admits to Using Meth
Friday, September 14, 2018- 2:17 p.m. 
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A Trion man responsible for a deadly accident back in 2017 has not pleaded guilty to first-degree vehicular homicide and DUI.
 
41-year-old Brandon Heath Drennan pleaded guilty to the two charges recently in a Chattooga County Court Room. Drennan admitted responsibility for the April 2017 car wreck that killed local pastor Lavonne Humphrey on Hwy. 100 near Holland-Chattoogaville Road.
 
The Trion native also confessed that he was high on methamphetamine when the wreck occurred, and had already racked up seven DUIs in which six were in Chattooga County. 
 
He will serve seven years in prison and eight years of probation.
 
One person was injured in a single-vehicle wreck on Highway 53 between Pinson Road and Pierce Hill Road Monday morning.
Authorities have released the names of two men accused of murdering a Cartersville man whose body was found in a subdivision in Jackson, Georgia Friday morning.
A 50-year old Rome woman was jailed Sunday on a felony aggravated assault charge.
Wednesday is the final drop-off day for disaster relief supplies for victims of Hurricane Florence.
Airshow legends Michael Goulian, Patty Wagstaff, and Buck Roetman headline a field of the nation's top aerobatic performers set to thrill audiences in the skies over Northwest GA October 13-14.
Gas prices in Georgia declined 1-cent during the past week.
A man is charged with terroristic threats, another man is charged with burglary, theft by taking a motor vehicle and entering an auto, and another man is accused of falsifying time sheets.
A 61-year old Rome man was arrested Saturday on a felony warrant charging him with aggravated assault and aggravated battery.
The shooting took place in the area of 510 Calhoun Ave, close to the old bank at around 4:20 Sunday morning.
Pup-A-Palooza is scheduled for tomorrow including a puppy plunge to benefit P.A.W.S.