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Macon

Family recovering after house fire

Family recovering after house fireOne week before Christmas, and one Macon family says their home is at a complete loss after flames took over.
  • Macon
  • 11 hours, 13 minutes ago
Warner Robins

900-acre solar farm coming to Taylor County

900-acre solar farm coming to Taylor CountyMore than 21,000 homes will be powered by solar energy over the next 25 years.
  • Warner Robins
  • 59 minutes ago
Macon

Bibb School Board passes torch

Bibb School Board passes torchBibb's next interim superintendent was sworn in. Departing superintendent Steve Smith said an emotional goodbye.
  • Macon
  • 8 hours, 34 minutes ago
News

Teen buys Bibles for Henry County inmates

Teen buys Bibles for Henry County inmatesThe Henry County Jail is not an intentional destination. It's where people prone to bad choices wind up.
  • News
  • 51 minutes ago
News

YMCA tapes 6-year-old boy's mouth shut

YMCA tapes 6-year-old boy's mouth shutA Clay County, Fla., mother says a worker at a YMCA after school program taped her son's mouth shut using duct tape to keep him from talking.
  • News
  • 56 minutes ago
Pets

Dog runs for first time on 3D printed prosthetics

Dog runs for first time on 3D printed prostheticsDerby the dog was born deformed front legs.
  • Pets
  • 53 minutes ago
Tech

Drop your phone in water? Here's the fix

Drop your phone in water? Here's the fixDropped your mobile phone in the toilet? Forget the urban myth about sticking it in rice.
  • Tech
  • 48 minutes ago
Crime

Police: Thieves steal family's belongings, urinate on wedding gown

Police: Thieves steal family's belongings, urinate on wedding gownThe crime happened outside of their hotel Dec. 1, the day after they arrived in San Antonio. They said their U-Haul truck and family car were stolen and were later found cleaned out.
  • Crime
  • 49 minutes ago
Tech

See a stunning solar flare captured by NASA

See a stunning solar flare captured by NASANASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory, which continuously watches the sun, captured an image of a solar flare Tuesday. This one was considered "mid-level" and peaked around 11:50 p.m., according to NASA.
  • Tech
  • 43 minutes ago
Health

Sickweather app tracks flu, other illnesses

Sickweather app tracks flu, other illnessesThe widespread flu outbreak across Georgia is taking a big toll on young people, and it's becoming a growing concern as families get ready for the Christmas holiday.
  • Health
  • 58 minutes ago
Crime

Grandmother assaulted over Facebook friend request

Grandmother assaulted over Facebook friend requestA 27-year-old Clearwater woman was arrested after police say she assaulted her grandmother during an argument over a Facebook friend request.
  • Crime
  • 46 minutes ago
Macon

Boaters prepare for holiday parade at Tobesofkee

Boaters prepare for holiday parade at TobesofkeeIf you're looking for a holiday activity on the water, this weekend Lake Tobesofkee is hosting its first annual Christmas boat parade. The parade is Saturday, December 20th at 6:00pm.
  • Macon
  • 15 hours, 29 minutes ago
Dublin

Dublin VA hosting town hall Friday

Dublin VA hosting town hall FridayWatch a live stream of Friday's VA town hall in Dublin on 13wmaz.com
  • Dublin
  • 15 hours, 13 minutes ago
Junior Journalists

My Teacher is Tops: Kim Cavender

My Teacher is Tops: Kim CavenderThis week's My Teacher is Tops is fifth grade teacher Kim Cavender.
  • Junior Journalists
  • 16 hours, 45 minutes ago
Athlete of the Week

Athlete of the Week: Philip Knight

Athlete of the Week: Philip KnightPhilip Knight, senior guard for Covenant Academy, is athlete of the week. Knight averages 10 points a game and has a 4.0
  • Athlete of the Week
  • 15 hours, 32 minutes ago
Macon

Macon mosque hosts vigil for Muslims killed in Pakistan attack

Macon mosque hosts vigil for Muslims killed in Pakistan attackThe Islamic Center on Vineville Avenue hosted a vigil Wednesday after 145 people were killed in an attack in Pakistan.
  • Macon
  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Hancock

Job openings in Central Georgia

Job openings in Central GeorgiaSee what positions are open across the heart of Georgia.
  • Hancock
  • 19 hours, 15 minutes ago
Nation

Judge throws out black teen's conviction from 1944

Judge throws out black teen's conviction from 1944George Stinney Jr., later executed, did not receive a fair trial, she said.
  • Nation
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Nation

Driver who stopped for ducks gets jail, 10-year driving ban

Driver who stopped for ducks gets jail, 10-year driving banThe woman who stopped her car in the left lane of a highway to herd ducklings to safety will spend 90 days in jail.
  • Nation
  • 21 hours, 14 minutes ago
News

15-foot python caught behind Fla. restaurant

15-foot python caught behind Fla. restaurantA 15-plus-foot Python was found at the doorway of Beau Middlebrook's Sun Realty office located behind Pelican Bend restaurant on the Isles of Capri.
  • News
  • 21 hours, 31 minutes ago
Crime

Man fakes heart attack to steal Barbie car from Walmart

Man fakes heart attack to steal Barbie car from WalmartAccording to the Polk County Sheriff's Office, Tarus Scott and Genard Dupree teamed up Tuesday to steal expensive toys, including a motorized Barbie car, a Barbie Glam vacation house and a Leap Frog tablet.
  • Crime
  • 21 hours, 31 minutes ago
Macon

UPDATE: Funeral times announced for Macon minister Frank Ray

UPDATE: Funeral times announced for Macon minister Frank RayMacon-Bibb County Commissioner Al Tillman said the Rev. Frank Ray died in a Macon nursing home Monday.
  • Macon
  • 23 hours, 50 minutes ago
Health

Is Georgia's flu season peaking early, or getting worse?

Is Georgia's flu season peaking early, or getting worse?Georgia is facing one of the worst flu outbreaks in years. According to the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Georgia is one of about a dozen states with widespread activity.
  • Health
  • 21 hours, 24 minutes ago
News

Teen girl saves brothers from house fire

Teen girl saves brothers from house fireA Gwinnett County middle school student has been credited with making sure her two young brothers safely escaped a house fire.
  • News
  • 21 hours, 12 minutes ago
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