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Forsyth - Monroe

Haleigh Cox, family reunited in Georgia

Haleigh Cox, family reunited in GeorgiaThe five-year-old who sparked state legislation that legalizes a form of medical marijuana in Georgia is back at home on Forsyth soil this week.
  • Forsyth - Monroe
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Macon

Man hit in head during Macon home invasion

Man hit in head during Macon home invasionThe Bibb County Sheriff's Office is looking for several suspects in an armed robbery Sunday night.
  • Macon
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Macon

Macon man arrested, charged with animal cruelty

Macon man arrested, charged with animal crueltyBibb County deputies responded to an animal cruelty call Friday afternoon in the 3600 block of Case Street near Napier Avenue.
  • Macon
  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
Crime

Monroe Co. couple charged in 1992 Kansas murder

Monroe Co. couple charged in 1992 Kansas murderKelly Jones and Roger Jones, Sr., were arrested Thursday in connection with a 1992 Kansas murder.
  • Crime
  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
News

Three fatal Macon shootings in one week, no arrests

Three fatal Macon shootings in one week, no arrestsIt was a violent week in Macon after three men were shot to death in one week. No arrests made.
  • News
  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
Macon

Macon store owner said he's being "terrorized"

Macon store owner said he's being "terrorized"The owner of a Macon convenience store said he's being terrorized by some guys who keep coming into his business.
  • Macon
  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
Macon

EEOC backs Mount de Sales band director in discrimination case

EEOC backs Mount de Sales band director in discrimination caseA federal agency says it's found reasonable cause to believe that Mount de Sales Academy discriminated against a gay teacher.
  • Macon
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Local

Behind the Lines: Gyro shop keeps airplanes on course

Behind the Lines: Gyro shop keeps airplanes on courseGyro Shop repairs and rebuilds complicated devices similar to a simple toy.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 23 hours ago
Warner Robins

New '50s themed ice cream and soda parlor in Perry

New '50s themed ice cream and soda parlor in PerryWalking into A Couple of Jerks Soda Fountain Shop feels like stepping into a time machine.
  • Warner Robins
  • 2 days, 1 hour ago
News

Program aims to arm Bibb students with job, life skills

Program aims to arm Bibb students with job, life skillsThe 12 For Life program wants to expand to Bibb County and arm students there with skills for the future.
  • News
  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
Perry

Master Gardeners showcase flowers and more

Master Gardeners showcase flowers and moreThe Master Gardeners of Central Georgia put on their annual Home and Garden Show at the Georgia National Fairgrounds.
  • Perry
  • 2 days, 17 hours ago
Georgia

Tough topics face Ga. lawmakers in session's final week

Tough topics face Ga. lawmakers in session's final weekGeorgia lawmakers plan to adjourn the 2015 session at midnight Thursday. That goal leaves only two working days left for the year but plenty to accomplish.
  • Georgia
  • 2 days, 18 hours ago
Georgia

Records: Ga., Ala. governors meet on water dispute

Records: Ga., Ala. governors meet on water disputeThe governors of Georgia and Alabama quietly met this month to discuss a long-running water dispute.
  • Georgia
  • 2 days, 18 hours ago
Georgia

Atlanta airport set to open new northbound entrance

Atlanta airport set to open new northbound entranceHartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport said in a news release that the relocated access point from Riverdale Road will be marked by a 35-foot-tall monument sign.
  • Georgia
  • 2 days, 18 hours ago
Economy

Economist: Macon-Bibb economy in "up-cycle"

Economist: Macon-Bibb economy in "up-cycle"Economist: Macon-Bibb economy in "up-cycle"
  • Economy
  • 2 days, 20 hours ago
Milledgeville

Georgia College students dance for Children's Hospital

Georgia College students dance for Children's HospitalGeorgia College students danced their hearts out to raise money for Children's Miracle Network.
  • Milledgeville
  • 2 days, 21 hours ago
Perry

Perry kicks off 2015 Dogwood Festival

Perry kicks off 2015 Dogwood FestivalThe 27th Annual Perry Dogwood Festival doesn't start for another 2 weeks, but that didn't stop organizers from kicking it off with the first-ever "Perry Proud" event Saturday.
  • Perry
  • 2 days, 21 hours ago
Georgia

Athens family welcomes quadruplets

Athens family welcomes quadrupletsJulianne and Matthew Kirkland's quadruplets had been scheduled to be delivered on March 27, but they were apparently eager to see the world.
  • Georgia
  • 2 days, 23 hours ago
Macon

Cherry Blossom Music Festival kicks off

Cherry Blossom Music Festival kicks offThe Cherry Blossom Music Festival began Saturday night. It's featuring local and regional artists at several downtown Macon venues.
  • Macon
  • 2 days, 23 hours ago
Macon

Man dead in Saturday night west Macon shooting

Man dead in Saturday night west Macon shootingA man died at a Macon hospital after being shot at a Macon car wash Saturday night.
  • Macon
  • 3 days, 14 hours ago
Macon

Mulberry Street Arts and Crafts Festival held in Macon

Mulberry Street Arts and Crafts Festival held in MaconThe sunshine brought thousands of people to downtown Macon for the Mulberry Street Arts and Crafts Festival Saturday.
  • Macon
  • 3 days, 16 hours ago
Georgia

Georgia Aquarium: beluga due 'any day'

Georgia Aquarium: beluga due 'any day'How exactly do you give a beluga whale an ultrasound? The team at the Georgia Aquarium is now doing it at least once a week, and it's pretty amazing to watch. Maris, a 20-year-old beluga whale, is in her third trimester. A full beluga whale pregnancy can last...
  • Georgia
  • 3 days, 22 hours ago
Georgia

Craft beer bill passes Georgia House

Craft beer bill passes Georgia Housebill to let visitors at craft breweries take home beer passed the House Friday. It was not exactly the bill the brewers wanted.
  • Georgia
  • 3 days, 22 hours ago
News

Bibb Co. students start providing progress reports

Bibb Co. students start providing progress reportsBibb County students are taking ownership of their education with student lead conferences.
  • News
  • 4 days, 17 hours ago
Life

Milledgeville celebrates 190th anniversary of Revolutionary War hero

Milledgeville celebrates 190th anniversary of Revolutionary War heroMilledgeville celebrated the return of a hero from history, after 190 years.
  • Life
  • 4 days, 18 hours ago
News

Several unexcused school absences could lead to license suspension

Several unexcused school absences could lead to license suspensionToo many unexcused absences in the Bibb County School District could cause teenagers to lose their license for a year.
  • News
  • 4 days, 19 hours ago
Macon

Investigation continues in Lake Tobesofkee shooting incident

Investigation continues in Lake Tobesofkee shooting incidentInvestigators are still looking into an incident from Saturday when three fishermen said they were shot at on Lake Tobo.
  • Macon
  • 4 days, 19 hours ago
Macon

Four injured in three-vehicle collision in Macon

Four injured in three-vehicle collision in MaconA three-vehicle collision occurred around 11:10 this morning on Pio Nono Avenue, near Glendale Avenue.
  • Macon
  • 4 days, 20 hours ago
Bleckley - Dodge - Pulaski

Wheeler traffic patrol finds drugs in pizza boxes

Wheeler traffic patrol finds drugs in pizza boxesWheeler County deputies made traffic stops recently that ended with multiple arrests, confiscated drugs, and cash.
  • Bleckley - Dodge - Pulaski
  • 4 days, 21 hours ago
Local

Unemployment rates in Macon, Warner Robins decline

Unemployment rates in Macon, Warner Robins declineUnemployment rates in Macon, Warner Robins decline
  • Local
  • 5 days ago
Entertainment

3 Redneck Tenors to perform tonight in Macon

3 Redneck Tenors to perform tonight in MaconThe guys describe the show as down home laughs, with big city music!
  • Entertainment
  • 5 days, 1 hour ago
Georgia

Autism bill gets new life in legislature

Autism bill gets new life in legislatureThe state legislator who has blocked an autism bill has agreed to a compromise.
  • Georgia
  • 5 days, 3 hours ago
Macon

One dead, another injured in Macon shooting

One dead, another injured in Macon shootingBibb Coroner Leon Jones says it happened around 7:30 p.m. A shooting victim died around 8 p.m.
  • Macon
  • 5 days, 4 hours ago
News

Miller Elementary School class wins radio show contest

Miller Elementary School class wins radio show contestFor the 5th year the Kidd Kraddick radio show, played locally on B95.1, put out their classroom musical contest.
  • News
  • 5 days, 17 hours ago
Local

Cooler temperatures could affect peach trees

Cooler temperatures could affect peach treesThe full-grown peaches are usually ready to be picked by mid-May, but low temperatures can prevent a bountiful crop.
  • Local
  • 5 days, 17 hours ago
Macon

Developer plans large north Macon center, movie theater

Developer plans large north Macon center, movie theaterAn Atlanta-based developer has submitted plans to build a 415,000-square-foot shopping center in north Macon.
  • Macon
  • 5 days, 21 hours ago
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Navicent Health's chief medical officer kisses pig

Navicent Health's chief medical officer kisses pigThe Medical Center Navicent was looking to raise money for Relay For Life. One way to do it; have your boss kiss a pig.
  • News
  • 6 days, 17 hours ago
Macon

Medical marijuana to become legal

Medical marijuana to become legalGovernor Nathan Deal is expected to sign HB 1 into law Friday.
  • Macon
  • 6 days, 18 hours ago
Education

My Teacher is Tops: Latonya Ivey

My Teacher is Tops: Latonya IveyMy Teacher is Tops: Latonya Ivey
  • Education
  • 6 days, 19 hours ago
Peach - Crawford

District Attorney David Cooke announces indictment of man accused of shootingCrawford Co. deputy

District Attorney David Cooke announces indictment of man accused of shootingCrawford Co. deputyThe indictment alleges that Rickey Smithey attempted to murder three deputies with a military style assault rifle. He's also accused of shooting at three civilians.
  • Peach - Crawford
  • 6 days, 19 hours ago
Macon

Bibb County sheriff address Lake Tobesofkee gunfire incident

Bibb County sheriff address Lake Tobesofkee gunfire incidentBibb County Sheriff David Davis addresses an incident in which three fishermen said they were shot at from a home while boating on Lake Tobesofkee on Saturday.
  • Macon
  • 1 week ago
Macon

Designing Filmore Thomas Park

Designing Filmore Thomas ParkTuesday, a committee agreed to move forward with design plans for Filmore Thomas Park. Supporters say the project has been stalemated for years, because there wasn't enough money.
  • Macon
  • 1 week ago
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