Smyrna officer lauded for saving baby’s life durin...
by Emily Boorstein
12:14 AM, Saturday, July 12
SMYRNA — A member of the Smyrna police force is being credited with saving the life of an 11-month-old child. Officer Darrell Nesbit responded to a call just before midnight July 9 about the child, who was reported as not breathing and unresponsiv...

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