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Jul 1, 2014 at 8:45 AM

CLARKE COUNTY, Ga. -- It was a story last winter that touched hearts across Metro Atlanta. Emily Bowman, a Kennesaw State student in Athens for a friend's birthday, was hit by a car and suffered severe brain damage.

Monday, in...
Jun 30, 2014 at 2:36 PM
16 months later, came the first hearing. Bowman and her parents sat in the front row, Heaton several feet away.
Nov 27, 2013 at 2:49 PM
On this Thanksgiving, we look back at eleven things we're thankful for this year in metro Atlanta.
Aug 7, 2013 at 3:28 PM
Mathew Majka was the first room the new non-profit Sunshine on a Ranney Day dared to tackle last July.  He is also now the first recipient to die of their illness.
Jul 3, 2013 at 5:44 AM

This story originally appeared on the "Telling the Story" blog.

It was pitched to me as a heart-warming story.

When I walked in the door last Thursday, I learned my producers had already lined up my assignment. I would head...
Jun 28, 2013 at 5:54 AM

WOODSTOCK, Ga. -- Sitting in a wheelchair, unable to speak, Emily Bowman returned to her Woodstock home for the first time since she was hurt back in February. 

The Kennesaw State student spent three weeks in a coma after being hit by...
May 15, 2013 at 10:47 PM
A judge has denied a request by a man accused in a DUI hit-and-run accident to relocate and remove his ankle monitoring device. He is accused of hitting 19-year-old Emily Bowman Feb. 16 and fleeing the scene afterward.
Mar 18, 2013 at 3:39 AM

ATHENS, Ga. -- The family of a 19-year-old woman who suffered serious brain injuries after being struck by a hit-and-run driver say she's now starting to write her name and stand on her feet for short periods. 

Emily Bowman of...
Mar 8, 2013 at 4:30 PM

ATLANTA -- The KSU student critically injured in an hit and run accident has been moved to the Shepherd Center.  The 19-year old was transferred on Friday from Athens where the accident happened to Atlanta.

Emily Bowman's father,...
Feb 18, 2013 at 3:46 AM

ATHENS, Ga. -- 22-year-old William Wilson Heaton Jr. was granted a $50,000 bond on Thursday after turning himself in on Wednesday evening. 

Heaton is charged with the February 16 hit and run accident in Athens, which seriously injured...