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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
  • 1 day, 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
  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Warner Robins

RAFB Contractors forum informs businesses.

RAFB Contractors forum informs businesses.Around 400 people gathered at the Museum of Aviation to learn about government contracts at Robins Air Force Base.
  • Warner Robins
  • 1 day, 16 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
  • 1 day, 16 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
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Macon

One dead in west Macon shooting

One dead in west Macon shootingThe shooting took place at a home on Suzanne Drive off of Napier Avenue in west Macon.
  • Macon
  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
Local

Job openings in Central Georgia

Job openings in Central GeorgiaSee what positions are open across the heart of Georgia.
  • Local
  • 2 days, 1 hour ago
Georgia

Georgia House gives final approval to medical marijuana

Georgia House gives final approval to medical marijuanaThe Georgia House of Representatives accepted Senate amendment to medical marijuana bill.
  • Georgia
  • 2 days, 14 hours ago
Macon

Janea Cox on HB 1: "We can come home now"

Janea Cox on HB 1: "We can come home now"Representative Allen Peake says Governor Nathan Deal is expected to sign HB 1 into law on Friday.
  • Macon
  • 2 days, 17 hours ago
Education

My Teacher is Tops: Latonya Ivey

My Teacher is Tops: Latonya IveyJunior Journalist Hannah Bonney surprises a first year teacher, Latonya Ivey, at Crawford County Middle School.
  • Education
  • 2 days, 17 hours ago
Education

Some Bibb educators to get merit pay

Some Bibb educators to get merit payIt's a part of the state's Race to the Top grant, aimed at helping schools improve.
  • Education
  • 2 days, 17 hours ago
Life

Students compete in archery tournament

Students compete in archery tournamentOver a thousand students competed in the National Archery in Schools State Tournament for a shot at attending the next round
  • Life
  • 2 days, 17 hours ago
News

Navicent Chief Medical Officer Kisses Pig

Navicent 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
  • 2 days, 17 hours ago
Macon

Historic Macon to show heritage study findings

Historic Macon to show heritage study findingsFor the past month, the organization has been conducting a study where they asked people what historic buildings and landmarks they would like to see restored.
  • Macon
  • 2 days, 17 hours ago
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
  • 2 days, 17 hours 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
  • 2 days, 19 hours 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
  • 2 days, 21 hours ago
Milledgeville

Milledgeville toddler drowns in Lake Sinclair

Milledgeville toddler drowns in Lake SinclairA toddler drowned in Lake Sinclaire early Wednesday morning.
  • Milledgeville
  • 2 days, 22 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
  • 2 days, 22 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
  • 3 days 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
  • 3 days, 3 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
  • 3 days, 16 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
  • 3 days, 16 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
  • 3 days, 17 hours 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
  • 3 days, 17 hours 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
  • 3 days, 18 hours 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
  • 3 days, 18 hours 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
  • 3 days, 18 hours 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
  • 3 days, 19 hours 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
  • 3 days, 20 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
  • 3 days, 21 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
  • 4 days 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
  • 4 days, 1 hour 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
  • 4 days, 3 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
  • 4 days, 4 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
  • 4 days, 16 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
  • 2 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
  • 2 days, 17 hours ago
Education

My Teacher is Tops: Latonya Ivey

My Teacher is Tops: Latonya IveyMy Teacher is Tops: Latonya Ivey
  • Education
  • 2 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
  • 2 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
  • 3 days, 16 hours 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
  • 3 days, 18 hours ago
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Ingleside Village garden store opens

Ingleside Village garden store opensMarty Young prepares to open Ups-A-Daisy garden shop Thursday in Ingleside Village.
  • Macon
  • 4 weeks 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 month 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, 1 week 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, 1 week ago