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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
  • 8 hours, 49 minutes ago
Local

RAW VIDEO: Josh Towns: "My brother is not guilty."

RAW VIDEO: Josh Towns: "My brother is not guilty."13WMAZ's Sophia Danner-Okotie talked with Josh Towns after his brother Jay's court hearing Tuesday. Jay Towns is accused of robbing and killing Bud and June Runion. Josh said he believes his brother did not kill or rob them.
  • Local
  • 8 hours, 55 minutes ago
Local

Jay Towns charged with murder, appears in court

Jay Towns charged with murder, appears in court13WMAZ's Sophia Danner-Okotie wraps up the day's developments in the case of Jay Towns, who is now accused of murdering Bud and June Runion.
  • Local
  • 8 hours, 59 minutes 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
  • 15 hours, 5 minutes 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
  • 22 hours, 30 minutes 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
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  • 22 hours, 54 minutes ago
Politics

Medical marijuana bill formally submitted

Medical marijuana bill formally submittedState Representative Allen Peake formally submitted House Bill 1 to the Chamber on Monday
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Local

RAW VIDEO: Telfair sheriff announces discovery of bodies, vehicle

RAW VIDEO: Telfair sheriff announces discovery of bodies, vehicleSheriff Chris Steverson briefs reporters, announces that the bodies of a man and a woman were found, along with the SUV owned by Bud and June Runion.
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  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Local

Telfair sheriff announces 2 bodies found in search for Runions

Telfair sheriff announces 2 bodies found in search for RunionsSheriff Chris Steverson said investigators found the body of a man and a woman and the SUV belonging to Bud and June Runion. Earlier, Jay Towns surrendered on related charges of trying to defraud the Runions and giving police false information.
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  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
News

More than 20 dogs abandoned in one week

More than 20 dogs abandoned in one weekMore than 20 dogs abandoned in one week
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  • 1 day, 13 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
  • 1 day, 13 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
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Macon

Shooting leads to Macon vehicle accident

Shooting leads to Macon vehicle accidentBibb deputies said this man shot another man in Macon on Monday.
  • Macon
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Macon

More than 20 dogs dumped at Macon shelter

More than 20 dogs dumped at Macon shelterOne of the nearly two dozen dogs dropped off at a Macon shelter during the last week.
  • Macon
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
News

21 dogs abandoned in 7 days at Macon shelter

21 dogs abandoned in 7 days at Macon shelter21 dogs abandoned in 7 days at Macon shelter
  • News
  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Macon

Shooting leads to Macon vehicle accident

Shooting leads to Macon vehicle accidentA driver was shot at a business on Pio Nono Avenue in Macon on Monday morning and crashed his vehicle at Oglethorpe and Second streets while driving himself to the hospital.
  • Macon
  • 1 day, 17 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
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Local

From 11 pm: sheriff identifies suspect in Bud and June Runion case

From 11 pm: sheriff identifies suspect in Bud and June Runion caseTelfair sheriff identify suspect in Bud and June Runion case
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  • 1 day, 23 hours ago
Macon

Bibb deputy shoots burglary suspect

Bibb deputy shoots burglary suspectA Bibb County deputy shot a man suspected of breaking into a store early Sunday. According to a news release from the sheriff's office, it happened around 3 a.m. at the Quick Serve at 3465 Mercer University Drive.
  • Macon
  • 2 days, 18 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
  • 3 days, 12 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
  • 3 days, 12 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
  • 4 days, 8 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
  • 4 days, 12 hours ago
Local

Ga. economists give farm and food price projections for 2015

Ga. economists give farm and food price projections for 2015At Friday morning's Georgia Agriculture Forecast, University of Georgia economists discussed grain, dairy, meat prices and more.
  • Local
  • 4 days, 12 hours ago
Twiggs

Construction will affect Twiggs Schools 2015-16 calendar

Construction will affect Twiggs Schools 2015-16 calendarTwiggs County plans on building a new heating and cooling unit. District must change 2015-2016 calendar to accommodate.
  • Twiggs
  • 4 days, 12 hours ago
Warner Robins

UPDATE: Police charging man with stealing donations for sick child

UPDATE: Police charging man with stealing donations for sick childWarner Robins police said a Florida man stole a donations jar containing $200 for a sick child.
  • Warner Robins
  • 4 days, 13 hours ago
Macon

Bibb Coroner looking for relatives of man who died in hospital

Bibb Coroner looking for relatives of man who died in hospitalBibb County Coroner Leon Jones is looking for relatives of a man who died 3 weeks ago at a Macon hospital.
  • Macon
  • 4 days, 22 hours ago