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Warner Robins

Men accused of stealing lottery tickets after high-speed chase

Men accused of stealing lottery tickets after high-speed chaseTwo gas station burglaries in Warner Robins and Perry led police on a highway chase earlier Wednesday morning.
  • Warner Robins
  • 1 day ago
Peach - Crawford

Crawford County man indicted in shootout with deputies

Crawford County man indicted in shootout with deputiesCrawford County man indicted on aggravated assault and other charges in connection with a March 14 shooting incident.
  • Peach - Crawford
  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Warner Robins

UPDATE: Two arrested in Bonaire kidnapping, robbery

UPDATE: Two arrested in Bonaire kidnapping, robberyTwo men were arrested Monday in connection with the kidnapping and armed robbery of a 74-year-old Bonaire woman Thursday.
  • Warner Robins
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Milledgeville

Milledgeville toddler drowns in Lake Sinclair

Milledgeville toddler drowns in Lake SinclairA toddler drowned in Lake Sinclaire early Wednesday morning.
  • Milledgeville
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Macon

More Macon businesses moving downtown

More Macon businesses moving downtownMore traffic and more people. It's the combination that's attracting more business to downtown Macon.
  • Macon
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Education

Georgia schools incorporate indoor recess for students

Georgia schools incorporate indoor recess for studentsIt's an indoor recess routine that gets kids moving in class when they start to lose focus.
  • Education
  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Macon

Macon-based Mrs. Griffin's barbecue sauce turns 80

Macon-based Mrs. Griffin's barbecue sauce turns 80In a small factory building in Macon, a staple stocked in kitchens across the south is made: Mrs. Griffin's barbecue sauce.
  • Macon
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Politics

Georgia Senate embraces medical marijuana

Georgia Senate embraces medical marijuanaThe Georgia Senate overwhelmingly approved legislation that permits medical marijuana for some illnesses, including cancer and seizures.
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
Macon

Fishermen shot at on Lake Tobesofkee

Fishermen shot at on Lake TobesofkeeTwo men and a teenager in a boat were shot at from someone standing in a home on Lake Tobesofkee.
  • Macon
  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
News

United Way of Central Georgia surpasses goal

United Way of Central Georgia surpasses goalWith the help of the community and corporations, the United Way raised $4.5 million.
  • News
  • 2 days ago
Macon

Thomas Filmore Park design moves forward

Thomas Filmore Park design moves forwardA county committee agreed Tuesday to move forward with design plans for Thomas Filmore Park.
  • Macon
  • 2 days ago
Macon

Macon-Bibb, Mercer land swap deal moves forward

Macon-Bibb, Mercer land swap deal moves forwardThe plan to swap land between Macon-Bibb County and Mercer University is moving forward.
  • Macon
  • 2 days ago
News

Sheriff Davis holds press conference about Lake Tobesofkee shooting

Sheriff Davis holds press conference about Lake Tobesofkee shootingSheriff David Davis held a press conference Tuesday regarding a shooting at Lake Tobesofkee that happened over the weekend.
  • News
  • 2 days ago
Macon

Macon-Bibb aiming for 200 early retirements

Macon-Bibb aiming for 200 early retirementsCounty manager Dale Walker told county commissioners that around 360 employees are eligible.
  • Macon
  • 2 days ago
Bleckley - Dodge - Pulaski

Dodge County house fire ruled arson

Dodge County house fire ruled arsonA house fire at 476 Rayonier Lane in Rhine has been ruled arson. The blaze caused $40,000 in damages.
  • Bleckley - Dodge - Pulaski
  • 2 days, 1 hour ago
Crime

Police: Bodies found in freezer are boy, 11, girl, 14

Police: Bodies found in freezer are boy, 11, girl, 14The bodies of a boy, 11, and a girl, 14, were found frozen in a plastic bag Tuesday morning in a deep freezer.
  • Crime
  • 2 days, 2 hours ago
News

GA Senate passes Peake's medical-marijuana bill

GA Senate passes Peake's medical-marijuana billThe Georgia Senate passed state Rep. Allen Peake's medical-marijuana bill.
  • News
  • 2 days, 4 hours ago
News

Trayvon Martin family lawyer to speak at Mercer

Trayvon Martin family lawyer to speak at MercerThe event is free, open to the public and starts at 7 p.m. at the Medical School Auditorium on the Macon campus.
  • News
  • 2 days, 6 hours ago
Warner Robins

Warner Robins fire damages 3 apartments

Warner Robins fire damages 3 apartmentsThree units at the Foxwood Apartments in Warner Robins were damaged after a grease fire Monday night.
  • Warner Robins
  • 2 days, 7 hours ago
Macon

One dead in Macon motorcycle accident

One dead in Macon motorcycle accidentA man is dead Tuesday morning after crashing into a tree on his motorcycle.
  • Macon
  • 2 days, 9 hours ago
Warner Robins

Photos released of Warner Robins fraud suspect

Photos released of Warner Robins fraud suspectWarner Robins Police are asking for the public's help to find a man wanted for credit card fraud.
  • Warner Robins
  • 2 days, 10 hours ago
Macon

4-year-old found dead in Macon

4-year-old found dead in MaconInvestigators are looking into a 4-year-old's death. She was allegedly found in bed with a blind's cord around her beck.
  • Macon
  • 2 days, 22 hours ago
Health

Household items can be deadly for children

Household items can be deadly for childrenHealth professionals say your house can have hazards you might not realize
  • Health
  • 2 days, 22 hours ago
Macon

SUV driven into Macon apartment

SUV driven into Macon apartmentThe brakes reportedly went out on a Ford Expedition causing it to run into a unit at Creekside apartment in Macon
  • Macon
  • 3 days ago
Macon

Pair sought for stealing earrings at Macon Mall

Pair sought for stealing earrings at Macon MallInvestigators are looking for two suspected of stealing a pair of 14k diamond earrings from a jewelry store.
  • Macon
  • 3 days, 5 hours ago
Macon

Macon man charged with kidnapping ex-girlfriend

Macon man charged with kidnapping ex-girlfriendA Macon man was charged with kidnapping his ex-girl friend after an incident Monday morning in west Bibb County.
  • Macon
  • 3 days, 6 hours ago
Warner Robins

Two Houston County railroad crossings closing for repairs

Two Houston County railroad crossings closing for repairsState Route 127 will close this week at two intersections, in Kathleen and Houston County, for railroad crossing repairs.
  • Warner Robins
  • 3 days, 7 hours ago
Macon

Hundreds gather for Cherry Blossom parade

Hundreds gather for Cherry Blossom paradeEven the dreariest of days couldn't dull the bright pink parade making its way through downtown Macon Sunday. Hundreds of Central Georgians attended the pink on pink parade despite a little rain.
  • Macon
  • 3 days, 22 hours ago
Macon

Cherry Blossom lantern lighting ceremony held

Cherry Blossom lantern lighting ceremony heldRepresentatives from Macon's sister cities attended the traditional lantern lighting ceremony on 3rd Street.
  • Macon
  • 3 days, 22 hours ago
Macon

Local church gives thousands of food items

Local church gives thousands of food itemsMembers at Mabel White Memorial Baptist Church donated about 2,000 food items within a three week period. On Sunday afternoon, they boxed those items up, and sent them to local feeding ministries.
  • Macon
  • 3 days, 22 hours ago
Entertainment

Jason Aldean weds Brittany Kerr

Jason Aldean weds Brittany KerrThe country star wed former American Idol contestant Brittany Kerr Saturday evening in Mexico, more than two years after they were snapped smooching in a Los Angeles bar.
  • Entertainment
  • 4 days ago
Entertainment

Allman film director: Ga. train crash 'my responsibility'

Allman film director: Ga. train crash 'my responsibility'The director of an ill-fated movie about singer Gregg Allman said Friday that it's "ultimately my responsibility" that his crew ended up on a Georgia railroad bridge in the path of a freight train that killed a camera assistant.
  • Entertainment
  • 4 days ago
Dublin

Dublin St. Patrick's vendors boost business

Dublin St. Patrick's vendors boost businessDublin celebrates 50th "Super Saturday." Since moving the arts and crafts festival downtown, crowds increased.
  • Dublin
  • 4 days, 6 hours ago
Peach - Crawford

FVSU hosts 'Green Up Clean Up' event

FVSU hosts 'Green Up Clean Up' eventFort Valley State University's Cooperation Extension held the Green Up Clean Up event to help people tidy up and recycle responsibly.
  • Peach - Crawford
  • 4 days, 6 hours ago
Macon

Hundreds enjoy Pink Pancake Breakfast

Hundreds enjoy Pink Pancake BreakfastHundreds enjoy Pink Pancake Breakfast
  • Macon
  • 4 days, 23 hours ago
Georgia

College student writes novels with his eyes

College student writes novels with his eyesThe hero in 'The Crave' is a police officer who has cerebral palsy. Kevin says, "Typical heroes are big, strong and athletic. I had to show the world a real hero, one who had no gifts. Just grit and determination."
  • Georgia
  • 5 days, 3 hours ago
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Macon

Ingleside Village garden store opens

Ingleside Village garden store opensMarty Young prepares to open Ups-A-Daisy garden shop Thursday in Ingleside Village.
  • Macon
  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Macon

Old Book Sale at Central City Park

Old Book Sale at Central City ParkThe Friends of the Library is holding their 47th annual Old Book Sale starting Thursday and continuing through Sunday at Central City Park.
  • Macon
  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Macon

Three charged with murder in Macon attack, child abduction

Three charged with murder in Macon attack, child abductionSeymour Passard, 23, and Ceyunta Cater, 22, appear before a Bibb County judge Friday. They're charged with killing Sylvester Harden Jr., 40.
  • Macon
  • 1 month ago
Features

Icy Cherry Blossom Fountain in downtown Macon, by Suzanne Lawler

Icy Cherry Blossom Fountain in downtown Macon, by Suzanne Lawler13WMAZ's Suzanne Lawler captured these images at the fountain in front of the Cherry Blossom Festival office on Cherry Street in downtown Macon.
  • Features
  • 1 month ago
News

Macon Rescue Mission asks for coat donations

Macon Rescue Mission asks for coat donationsThe Macon Rescue Mission has received a tremendous amount of coats and other items for donation.
  • News
  • 1 month ago
Macon

Surveillance photos of Macon fraud suspect released

Surveillance photos of Macon fraud suspect releasedBibb County authorities are looking for this man. They said he and another man gained access to victim's debit and credit card information and pin numbers by using "skimming devices" at ATM's in the Macon and Atlanta areas.
  • Macon
  • 1 month ago