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Macon

Study: More Maconites viewing digital local news

Study: More Maconites viewing digital local newsPeople in the Macon area may have less access to digital media, but they make up for it with a strong interest in local news.
  • Macon
  • 12 hours, 1 minute ago
Athlete of the Week

Athlete of the Week: Alamin Younis

Athlete of the Week: Alamin YounisAlamin says he works hard to juggle athletics and academics. It's working, he carries a 3.7 grade point average.
  • Athlete of the Week
  • 9 hours, 10 minutes ago
Macon

UPDATE: Arrest warrants served on man shot by deputy

UPDATE: Arrest warrants served on man shot by deputyThe Bibb County Sheriff's Office said the crime started with what they call a vicious fight between a man and his wife.
  • Macon
  • 9 hours, 6 minutes ago
Macon

Middle Georgia State raises money for student fund

Middle Georgia State raises money for student fundStudents and staff of Middle Georgia State jumped into a chilly pond to raise funds for students in need.
  • Macon
  • 8 hours, 30 minutes ago
Macon

UPDATE: Man hit by bullet, stabbed after argument

UPDATE: Man hit by bullet, stabbed after argumentBibb County Sheriff's Office spokesman Lt. Randy Gonzalez says it happened after an argument between the victim and two others.
  • Macon
  • 6 hours, 51 minutes ago
Georgia

Transportation funding bill passes Ga. House

Transportation funding bill passes Ga. HouseThe Georgia House has passed a bill aimed at producing millions of dollars for the state's transportation needs after a full day of discussion about last-minute changes.
  • Georgia
  • 8 hours, 13 minutes ago
High School Sports

Taylor County girls win state

Taylor County girls win stateThe Lady Vikings defeated Turner County to win the school's 11th State Championship.
  • High School Sports
  • 9 hours, 8 minutes ago
News

Board hears appeal in Macon attorney's "dangerous dog" case

Board hears appeal in Macon attorney's "dangerous dog" caseThe Macon-Bibb Board of Health is hearing an appeal of the decision that deemed macon attorney Veronica Brinson's 3 dogs a danger to the public.
  • News
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Politics

Multiple Ga. medical marijuana bills on table

Multiple Ga. medical marijuana bills on tableOn the table for state lawmakers this year: three different bills aimed at legalizing some form of medical marijuana
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Life

Man burned by sizzling fajitas while praying can't sue Applebee's

Man burned by sizzling fajitas while praying can't sue Applebee'sAppellate court rules man who leaned over plate of sizzling fajitas to pray can't sue because dish burned him.
  • Life
  • 15 hours, 31 minutes ago
Entertainment

'Godfather' mansion on market for $2.9M

'Godfather' mansion on market for $2.9MAmenities include two offices, a gym, playroom and two fireplaces. Inside the basement, you'll find an English pub and man cave area complete with a game room, storage room, bath and four-car garage.
  • Entertainment
  • 17 hours, 37 minutes ago
Crime

Police: Mom makes child jump from window at gunpoint

Police: Mom makes child jump from window at gunpointA young boy was rushed to the hospital after police say his mother forced him to jump out of a second-story window at gunpoint.
  • Crime
  • 15 hours, 34 minutes ago
Tech

The "FREAK Attack" affects iPhone & Android users

The "FREAK Attack" affects iPhone & Android usersThe "FREAK ATTACK" affects anyone with an iPhone or Android that got on the internet and used mobile sites.
  • Tech
  • 19 hours, 4 minutes ago
Business

Ringling Bros. eliminating elephant acts

Ringling Bros. eliminating elephant actsThe Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus is ending its iconic elephant acts.
  • Business
  • 18 hours, 11 minutes ago
Local

Arrest made in Telfair cemetery theft

Arrest made in Telfair cemetery theftThe Telfair County Sheriff's Office say they have arrested 34 year old Bobby Nathaniel Marchant, for stealing metal from Red Hill Church Cemetery. They are charging him with two counts of felony theft by taking.
  • Local
  • 20 hours, 8 minutes ago
Local

Job openings in Central Georgia

Job openings in Central GeorgiaSee what positions are open across the heart of Georgia.
  • Local
  • 13 hours, 45 minutes ago
Nation

Survey: A majority of Americans favor pot legalization

Survey: A majority of Americans favor pot legalizationA new national study says that for the first time it has found the majority of Americans support marijuana legalization.
  • Nation
  • 19 hours, 25 minutes ago
Crime

School cheerleader coach accused of rape

School cheerleader coach accused of rapeA teacher's aide and cheerleader coach who was accused of having sexual encounters with a student has been charged with rape.
  • Crime
  • 15 hours, 43 minutes ago
Robins Air Force Base

Runway access, wetlands slow Warner Robins G-RAMP project

Runway access, wetlands slow Warner Robins G-RAMP projectThe project known as "G-RAMP" started 14 year and about $230,000 ago.
  • Robins Air Force Base
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
High School Sports

After fundraiser, Georgia cross country champs get rings

After fundraiser, Georgia cross country champs get ringsFour months after winning a state title, the men's cross country team at Clarkston High School slipped on their championship rings.
  • High School Sports
  • 15 hours, 29 minutes ago
Entertainment

Bobbi Kristina Brown turns 22 still 'fighting,' family says

Bobbi Kristina Brown turns 22 still 'fighting,' family saysBobbi Kristina Brown turned 22 Wednesday, still unconscious in her Atlanta hospital room.
  • Entertainment
  • 18 hours, 44 minutes ago
Georgia

Sikh boy's video shows classmates calling him terrorist

Sikh boy's video shows classmates calling him terroristA bullying video posted online by a Gwinnett County boy who wears a turban is approaching 1 million views -- people around the world seeing and hearing some of his fellow classmates taunting him, calling him a terrorist.
  • Georgia
  • 15 hours, 24 minutes ago
Crime

Louisiana woman charged with abusing daughter with belt, hot sauce

Louisiana woman charged with abusing daughter with belt, hot sauceA 33-year-old woman was charged Wednesday with child abuse after the sheriff's office said she beat her daughter with a belt and forced her to drink hot sauce before dragging her around by her hair.
  • Crime
  • 11 hours, 36 minutes ago
Local

Georgia lawmakers ponder no-knock warrants

Georgia lawmakers ponder no-knock warrantsThey're called no-knock warrants when law enforcement officers raid a home without knock, or ringing a bell.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
High School Sports

Vote: Top plays in high school sports - March 2

Vote: Top plays in high school sports - March 2Vote: Top plays in high school sports - March 2
  • High School Sports
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Life

Girl kidnapped at birth reunited with parents -- 17 years later

Girl kidnapped at birth reunited with parents -- 17 years laterThey called her Zephany - but her parents Morne and Celeste Nurse only knew her for three days before she was stolen from her hospital cot.
  • Life
  • 16 hours, 33 minutes ago
Crime

Florida man confesses to killing, brings body to lawyer's office

Florida man confesses to killing, brings body to lawyer's officeJohn Marshall walked into Harris' Fort Myers law firm Wednesday claiming he had killed Ted Hubbell in self-defense in Bokeelia and brought the body with him in the bed of his pickup.
  • Crime
  • 16 hours, 10 minutes ago
Weird

WATCH: Lion opens car door, family freaks out!

WATCH: Lion opens car door, family freaks out!Check out what happened when a family was sight-seeing at a safari in South Africa.
  • Weird
  • 15 hours, 27 minutes ago
News

Plane skids off runway at LaGuardia, crashes through fence

Plane skids off runway at LaGuardia, crashes through fenceA plane from Atlanta skidded off a runway at LaGuardia Airport while landing Thursday, crashing through a chain-link fence.
  • News
  • 14 hours, 15 minutes ago
News

Texas 6th grader records teacher's profanity-laced lecture

Texas 6th grader records teacher's profanity-laced lectureA Texas teacher is on administrative leave after delivering a profanity-laced lecture to a sixth grade glass.
  • News
  • 15 hours, 28 minutes ago
News

Georgia halts executions while studying death-penalty drug

Georgia halts executions while studying death-penalty drugCorrections officials in Georgia have temporarily halted all planned executions to give the state time to analyze a drug that prompted the last-minute postponement of an execution.
  • News
  • 2 days, 13 hours ago
Life

Atlanta grandfather's grief leads to amazing gift

Atlanta grandfather's grief leads to amazing giftRoger Leggett was powerless. Four years ago, he suffered heartbreak, more than one heart should have to bear.
  • Life
  • 15 hours, 22 minutes ago
Macon

Mercer, organizations host Poverty Action Summit

Mercer, organizations host Poverty Action SummitMercer University along with St. Vincent de Paul Georgia, United Way of Central Georgia and Macon-Bibb Commission hosted the event.
  • Macon
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Life

Grant's Lounge celebrates 44 years in business

Grant's Lounge celebrates 44 years in businessGrant's Lounge celebrated 44 years in business in downtown Macon Wednesday.
  • Life
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
News

Woman wants $100K, public apology for Valentine's service

Woman wants $100K, public apology for Valentine's serviceA Northeast Portland woman is suing a local Italian restaurant because she claims the staff refused to serve her on Valentine's Day.
  • News
  • 15 hours, 33 minutes ago
Macon

Macon Crime Files: Burglars take everything and kitchen sink

Macon Crime Files: Burglars take everything and kitchen sinkMacon Crime Files: Week of 3/2/2015
  • Macon
  • 2 days, 11 hours ago
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