Joyce Garrard testifies in her own defense

Joyce Garrard testifies in her own defense

Good afternoon from the desk of Janet Hall. Here are the stories we're working on for FOX6 News this evening.

Joyce Garrard testifies

Joyce Garrard took the stand today in her murder trial. She's the Etowah County woman accused of running her granddaughter, Savannah Hardin, until she collapsed and later died. Garrard told the jury, "I'd rather die" than hurt Savannah or any of her other grandchildren. We'll have details of the testimony on FOX6 News.

Pell City officer dies

Pell City Police Lieutenant Richard Woods died while trying to save a teenage girl trapped in a car yesterday. He apparently died of a heart attack. Today on FOX6 News we'll talk to his partner about Lt. Wood's legacy of helping others.

Blazer basketball

The UAB Blazers are in Louisville preparing for their big chance in basketball's big dance. FOX6 Sports Director Rick Karle is there with them and will have a live report.

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