Columbus woman celebrates 90th birthday by zip lining

Columbus woman celebrates 90th birthday by zip lining

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - A lifelong Columbus resident celebrated her 90th birthday today by zip lining across the Chattahoochee River.

90-year-old Betty Richardson’s family and friends came out this afternoon to watch and celebrate her big day.

Richardson zip lined from the Georgia side of the river to the Alabama side and back across to Georgia.

her family says her enthusiasm to accomplish this is a testament to her fearlessness.

Richardson says she has no second thoughts about doing this.

“[It] does not get any better than this,” says Richardson.

She says she is going to let her family decide how to celebrate her 100th birthday.

She also says that News Leader 9 is her favorite station! Happy Birthday, Betty!

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