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Telfair couple recalls meeting Bud and June Runion

Telfair couple recalls meeting Bud and June RunionJames and Angela Kinnett, owners of Kinnett's Antique Store in Telfair County, say Bud Runion stood about 8 feet away from them asking for directions to Jacksonville Scottland road. They said they did not see June Runion's face but knew someone was in the car.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Macon

'Greatest Show on Earth' moves into Macon

'Greatest Show on Earth' moves into MaconThe Ringling Brothers spent most of the day Wednesday hard at work putting together the "Greatest Show on Earth."
  • Macon
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Dublin

Dublin celebrates Black History Month

Dublin celebrates Black History MonthThe city of Dublin has a rich heritage and is honoring part of it for the month of February by putting up banners of important famous and local African-Americans.
  • Dublin
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Local

Safety tips for buying online

Safety tips for buying onlineWhen buying online, the Bibb County Sheriff's Office says there are some safety tips to follow.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Junior Journalists

My Teacher is Tops: Angel Outlaw

My Teacher is Tops: Angel OutlawFourth grader from Wilkinson Co. Elementary nominates her Language Arts teacher
  • Junior Journalists
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Crime

Wanted by Macon Regional Crimestoppers

Wanted by Macon Regional CrimestoppersMacon Regional Crimestoppers says these people are wanted on warrants in Middle Georgia. If you have any information, call Crimestoppers at 478-742-2330 or 1-877-68CRIME.
  • Crime
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Macon

Georgia NAACP opposes Bibb precinct cuts

Georgia NAACP opposes Bibb precinct cutsGeorgia's NAACP opposes a plan to cut a third of Bibb County's voting precincts, saying it will affect African American voters the most.
  • Macon
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Where You Live

Proposed pay scale for Macon-Bibb

Proposed pay scale for Macon-BibbIf implemented, the pay scale would cost the county nearly $4 million annually, according to HR director, Ben Hubbard
  • Where You Live
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Where You Live

Bibb commission wants guidelines for filmmakers after movie mishap

Bibb commission wants guidelines for filmmakers after movie mishapMacon-Bibb County is taking a step toward more rules and regulations for movie-makers
  • Where You Live
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Dooly - Macon

Tyson Foods expands Dooly Co. plant, creating 500 new jobs

Tyson Foods expands Dooly Co. plant, creating 500 new jobsTyson Foods, Inc. is expanding its chicken processing plant in Vienna, adding 500 new jobs.
  • Dooly - Macon
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Macon

Man wanted for December Circle-K robbery in Macon

Man wanted for December Circle-K robbery in MaconPolice are looking for a man who robbed a Macon convenience store in December of 2014.
  • Macon
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Macon

Photos released of two who posed as Macon hospital staff

Photos released of two who posed as Macon hospital staffThe Bibb Co. Sheriff's Office needs your help to find 2 people accused of posing as hospital staff.
  • Macon
  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Crime

UPDATE: Woman wanted in Wilkinson Co. drug bust arrested

UPDATE: Woman wanted in Wilkinson Co. drug bust arrestedTwo people were arrested and investigators are looking for another in connection with a drug bust Saturday.
  • Crime
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Macon

Woman struck by car, killed in Macon

Woman struck by car, killed in MaconA woman is dead after she was struck by a vehicle Tuesday at the intersection of Broadway and Houston Avenue.
  • Macon
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
News

Georgia executes man convicted of two murders

Georgia executes man convicted of two murdersThe state of Georgia executed a man convicted of two murders Tuesday night. He was put to death by lethal injection.
  • News
  • 2 days, 4 hours ago
Local

UPDATE: Towns denied bond in Runions' murder, robbery

UPDATE: Towns denied bond in Runions' murder, robberyInvestigators say the Runions were both shot in the head.
  • Local
  • 2 days, 6 hours ago
Local

UPDATE: Bodies found in search identified as Runion couple

UPDATE: Bodies found in search identified as Runion coupleInvestigators also found the couple's car submerged in a shallow body of water.
  • Local
  • 2 days, 12 hours ago
Local

Ga.'s medical marijuana bill formally submitted

Ga.'s medical marijuana bill formally submittedThe bill that could legalize medical marijuana in Georgia was formally submitted to the House Chamber Monday
  • Local
  • 2 days, 20 hours ago
Features

Macon-Bibb Follies to showcase leaders' talents for good cause

Macon-Bibb Follies to showcase leaders' talents for good causeIf you've ever wanted to hear Macon's mayor or council members rock out, now's your chance.
  • Features
  • 3 days, 3 hours ago
Macon

UPDATE: Photos of suspect in Macon shooting, crash released

UPDATE: Photos of suspect in Macon shooting, crash releasedA man was shot Monday on Pio Nono Avenue and crashed his car into an SUV as he tried to drive himself to a Macon hospital.
  • Macon
  • 3 days, 10 hours ago
Macon

More than 20 dogs dumped at Macon shelter

More than 20 dogs dumped at Macon shelter21 dogs were abandoned over the last 7 days at All About Animals, a rescue shelter in Macon.
  • Macon
  • 3 days, 11 hours ago
Macon

Macon Family Dollar robbed

Macon Family Dollar robbedFamily Dollar, 2526 Houston Ave., Macon, was robbed at about 9:34 p.m. Sunday.
  • Macon
  • 3 days, 19 hours ago
Warner Robins

Bikers rally to raise money for Warner Robins boy

Bikers rally to raise money for Warner Robins boyDozens of motorcycles took a ride around Warner Robins to raise money for Matty Hancock. The boy has two rare blood disorders, requiring expensive treatment.
  • Warner Robins
  • 4 days, 9 hours ago
Macon

Bibb students compete in annual Spelling Bee

Bibb students compete in annual Spelling BeeElementary and Middle school students from Bibb County competed in the annual spelling bee Saturday morning
  • Macon
  • 5 days, 9 hours ago
Macon

Mercer students help paint, repair home

Mercer students help paint, repair homeMercer law students collaborated with Rebuilding Macon to help repair the homes of the elderly and disabled in our community.
  • Macon
  • 5 days, 9 hours ago
Macon

Neighbors react to fire station plans

Neighbors react to fire station plansBibb County officials have not set a date for starting construction.
  • Macon
  • 6 days, 5 hours ago
Warner Robins

UPDATE: Kathleen fire victim identified

UPDATE: Kathleen fire victim identifiedHouston County fire chief Jimmy Williams said it happened at a home on Lonesome Doe Circle.
  • Warner Robins
  • 6 days, 9 hours ago