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Hancock

Sparta woman dies at 106

Sparta woman dies at 106Jamie Louise Kennedy, a 106-year-old Sparta native, died Sunday.
  • Hancock
  • 6 hours, 30 minutes ago
Warner Robins

Teens can have 'Pizza With a Cop' March 20

Teens can have 'Pizza With a Cop' March 20It's a chance to ask questions, express concerns and get to know officers in the neighborhood.
  • Warner Robins
  • 6 hours, 56 minutes ago
Warner Robins

Group lobbies for domestic chickens in Warner Robins

Group lobbies for domestic chickens in Warner RobinsThey're called Warner Robins CLUCK or Citizens Lobbying for Urban Chicken Keeping, and want to be able to keep chickens in their backyards.
  • Warner Robins
  • 9 hours, 58 minutes ago
Warner Robins

Crash blocks traffic on Russell Pkwy. in Warner Robins

Crash blocks traffic on Russell Pkwy. in Warner Robins2 drivers were taken to the Medical Center Navicent Health, after a crash on Russell Parkway.
  • Warner Robins
  • 10 hours, 40 minutes ago
Local

State Senate considering "Beer Jobs Bill"

State Senate considering "Beer Jobs Bill"How and when you're able to buy craft beer could be changing if the state legislature passes Senate Bill 63
  • Local
  • 23 hours, 36 minutes ago
Macon

Navicent Health Children's Hospital to host Teddy Bear Clinic

Navicent Health Children's Hospital to host Teddy Bear ClinicEveryone has a favorite stuffed animal and our own Claire Davis' just so happens to be Panda, the bear. Read how Panda is no longer afraid of doctors and hospitals because of his visit to the Teddy Bear Clinic.
  • Macon
  • 23 hours, 38 minutes ago
Macon

Curtis Jones, Bibb's next superintendent, looks ahead

Curtis Jones, Bibb's next superintendent, looks aheadBibb County's incoming superintendent Curtis Jones sat down with 13WMAZ, in a one-on-one interview.
  • Macon
  • 23 hours, 44 minutes ago
Peach - Crawford

Peach school board wants SPLOST for new high school

Peach school board wants SPLOST for new high schoolPeach school board wants SPLOST for new high school
  • Peach - Crawford
  • 23 hours, 49 minutes ago
Bleckley - Dodge - Pulaski

UPDATE: Two men rescued after boat capsized in Ocmulgee

UPDATE: Two men rescued after boat capsized in OcmulgeeTwo missing fishermen were found on the Ocmulgee River Tuesday afternoon.
  • Bleckley - Dodge - Pulaski
  • 23 hours, 57 minutes ago
Macon

Hair heist: $11K in wigs, weaves taken in Macon burglary

Hair heist: $11K in wigs, weaves taken in Macon burglaryBurglars made off with boxes of wigs and hair weaves worth about $11,000. The items were taken from a storage shed in Macon.
  • Macon
  • 1 day, 1 hour 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
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Macon

House bill aims to tackle wild hog problem

House bill aims to tackle wild hog problemFeral hogs are causing millions of dollars in damage to farms across the state. House Bill 475 aims to tackle the problem.
  • Macon
  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Georgia

UPDATE: Gissendaner execution halted over questions about drug

UPDATE: Gissendaner execution halted over questions about drugKelly Gissendaner's lethal injection was halted after corrections officials raised questions over the drug's quality.
  • Georgia
  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Macon

Three Macon-Bibb deputies expected to change pleas

Three Macon-Bibb deputies expected to change pleasThree former Macon-Bibb deputies are expected in court this Friday.
  • Macon
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
News

Mercer University to hold poverty summit

Mercer University to hold poverty summitAs of 2013, almost 25 percent of Bibb County residents are under the poverty line, according to the U.S. Census. To fight the problem, Mercer University, along with other agencies, are hosting a Poverty Action Summit.
  • News
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
News

Mom nurtures STEM in young daughters

Mom nurtures STEM in young daughtersHouston County mom teaches pre-school daughters science, technology, engineering and math.
  • News
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Warner Robins

Warner Robins council's choice for memorial location angers Vietnam vets

Warner Robins council's choice for memorial location angers Vietnam vetsThey were protesting changes to the process of picking a site for the planned visitors center and veterans memorial.
  • Warner Robins
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Dublin

Dublin church celebrates renovation of fellowship hall

Dublin church celebrates renovation of fellowship hallPinehill Methodist Church rebuilt, and re-opened, the hall after it was damaged by beetles eight months ago.
  • Dublin
  • 2 days, 23 hours ago
Georgia

Walking Dead town up for sale on eBay

Walking Dead town up for sale on eBayNine buildings in downtown Grantville are for sale. Sells bought the properties out of foreclosure during the recession. But now, he's ready to hand over the keys to someone with more experience owning commercial property.
  • Georgia
  • 3 days ago
Perry

High school students build robots for competition

High school students build robots for competitionGeorgia FIRST robotics held the Georgia Southern Classic competition at the Georgia National Fairgrounds in Perry.
  • Perry
  • 3 days ago
Macon

Allman Brothers fan gets custom motorcycle

Allman Brothers fan gets custom motorcycleDavid Powers had one request while his Harley-Davidson was being painted: listen to the Allman Brothers.
  • Macon
  • 3 days, 23 hours ago
Dublin

Dublin Sonny's Barbecue serves the homeless in Macon

Dublin Sonny's Barbecue serves the homeless in MaconThe crew from the Dublin Sonny's barbecue came to Macon to serve the homeless at the Rescue Mission.
  • Dublin
  • 3 days, 23 hours ago
Macon

Community collects pet supplies for 'Fur Baby Shower'

Community collects pet supplies for 'Fur Baby Shower'The new Macon-Bibb animal welfare shelter is set to open soon and collected pet supplies with a fur baby shower.
  • Macon
  • 3 days, 23 hours ago
Macon

Cherry blossoms return to Macon cars

Cherry blossoms return to Macon carsCars all over town are sporting cherry blossoms ahead of next month's Cherry Blossom Festival.
  • Macon
  • 4 days ago
Macon

Conference held for special needs students in Central Ga.

Conference held for special needs students in Central Ga.Saturday afternoon, special education students had the chance to dream of the possibilities, of a full life after high school graduation.
  • Macon
  • 4 days ago
Macon

Car's engine catches fire on Eisenhower Parkway

Car's engine catches fire on Eisenhower ParkwayAn engine fire caught the attention of a few drivers today at the intersection of Eisenhower Parkway and Pio Nono Avenue. It happened around 2 p.m. Saturday afternoon.
  • Macon
  • 4 days ago
Georgia

Georgia Power acknowledges rising costs for Plant Vogtle

Georgia Power acknowledges rising costs for Plant VogtleGeorgia Power officials say the cost of expanding a nuclear plant near Augusta has reached roughly $7.5 billion.
  • Georgia
  • 4 days, 1 hour ago
Georgia

Governor staff raises exceed those for teachers, others

Governor staff raises exceed those for teachers, othersMany of Gov. Nathan Deal's top aides and senior executive branch officials got raises in 2015, according to a new analysis from The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.
  • Georgia
  • 4 days, 1 hour ago
Peach - Crawford

Man denied bond for Crawford County burglary

Man denied bond for Crawford County burglaryMichael Godwin, 35, was denied bond at his first hearing before a Magistrate judge for burglary.
  • Peach - Crawford
  • 4 days, 1 hour ago
Health

Telemedicine to transform Hancock co. healthcare

Telemedicine to transform Hancock co. healthcareTelemedicine technology could be bringing better healthcare to Hancock County
  • Health
  • 4 days, 20 hours ago
Macon

Bibb school board wants Dallemand to pay $7 million in damages

Bibb school board wants Dallemand to pay $7 million in damagesThe Bibb County school board and their last superintendent Romain Dallemand are accusing each other of fraud and demanding millions in damages.
  • Macon
  • 4 days, 23 hours ago
Macon

5th graders learn photography in Macon

5th graders learn photography in MaconThe 5th graders of L.H. Williams went around Macon taking pictures of cultural sites and documenting their experience.
  • Macon
  • 5 days ago
News

New Macon-Bibb County Animal Welfare Center to open soon

New Macon-Bibb County Animal Welfare Center to open soonThree times bigger than the old one, with a separate drop-off area for new animals, the new Macon-Bibb Animal Welfare center is just about to open.
  • News
  • 5 days ago
Local

Senate Bill 94 wants to end wrongful convictions

Senate Bill 94 wants to end wrongful convictionsA bill approved by the Georgia State Senate this week aims to end wrongful convictions.
  • Local
  • 5 days ago
Warner Robins

Warner Robins police investigate Houston Co. High teacher

Warner Robins police investigate Houston Co. High teacherPolice would not say why they're investigating James Vance.
  • Warner Robins
  • 5 days, 1 hour ago
News

Lindsey Elementary Celebrates Read Across America

Lindsey Elementary Celebrates Read Across AmericaLindsey Elementary kicked-off a week long celebration of Dr. Seuss.
  • News
  • 5 days, 2 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
  • 5 days, 3 hours 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
  • 1 week 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 week, 5 days 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 week, 6 days 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 week, 6 days 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
  • 2 weeks ago
Macon

Artist create murals on Cotton Ave. windows blown out in explosion

Artist create murals on Cotton Ave. windows blown out in explosionMacon artist have drawn murals on the boards covering windows blown out during the filming of a movie on Cotton Avenue.
  • Macon
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Macon

Surveillance photos of Macon restaurant robber

Surveillance photos of Macon restaurant robberA gunman robbed C-C Wings and Fish Seafood Market on Houston Avenue in Macon last week.
  • Macon
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Local

Macon Co. woman dies in house fire

Macon Co. woman dies in house fireMertis Virginia Jones, 73, died in a Macon Co. house fire late Monday.
  • Local
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Local

MLK Jr. celebrations in Central Ga.

MLK Jr. celebrations in Central Ga.As the country honors the life and the dream of Martin Luther King, Jr., events are being held all over Central Georgia to honor the civil rights leader. Hundreds of people from different sides of Macon gathered downtown to celebrate his legacy.
  • Local
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Macon

Man killed in east Macon shooting

Man killed in east Macon shootingAntwan Denard Johnson was arrested and charged with the Jan. 7 murder and robbery of an east Macon man.
  • Macon
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
News

Garden store opening in Macon's Ingleside Village

Garden store opening in Macon's Ingleside VillageMarty Young puts a fresh coat of paint on the former Society Gardner store in Macon's Ingleside Village on Saturday. He's opening Ups-A-Daisy in that location Feb. 27.
  • News
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago