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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
  • 11 minutes ago
Macon

Chipotle Mexican Grill opens in Macon

Chipotle Mexican Grill opens in MaconChipotle Mexican Grill opens its first Macon restaurant today at 120 Tom Hill Sr. Blvd.
  • Macon
  • 22 minutes ago
Macon

UPDATE: Missing Macon teen found safe

UPDATE: Missing Macon teen found safeUPDATE: The Bibb Sheriff's Office says a missing teen was returned to her parents in Macon on Tuesday morning.
  • Macon
  • 3 hours, 18 minutes ago
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
  • 3 hours, 24 minutes 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
  • 14 hours, 19 minutes 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
  • 17 hours, 20 minutes 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
  • 17 hours, 43 minutes 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
  • 18 hours, 15 minutes 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
  • 18 hours, 44 minutes 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
  • 20 hours, 20 minutes 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
  • 1 day 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
  • 1 day, 16 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
  • 1 day, 19 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
  • 1 day, 20 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
  • 1 day, 20 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
  • 1 day, 22 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
  • 2 days, 13 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
  • 2 days, 15 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
  • 3 days, 16 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
  • 3 days, 17 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
  • 3 days, 18 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
  • 3 days, 18 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
  • 3 days, 19 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
  • 3 days, 20 hours ago
Local

Unemployment rates in Macon, Warner Robins decline

Unemployment rates in Macon, Warner Robins declineUnemployment rates in Macon, Warner Robins decline
  • Local
  • 3 days, 23 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
  • 4 days, 3 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
  • 4 days, 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
  • 4 days, 20 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
  • 4 days, 21 hours ago
Local

Job openings in Central Georgia

Job openings in Central GeorgiaSee what positions are open across the heart of Georgia.
  • Local
  • 5 days 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
  • 5 days, 16 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
  • 5 days, 16 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
  • 5 days, 16 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
  • 5 days, 16 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
  • 5 days, 16 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
  • 5 days, 17 hours ago
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Macon

Medical marijuana to become legal

Medical marijuana to become legalGovernor Nathan Deal is expected to sign HB 1 into law Friday.
  • Macon
  • 5 days, 17 hours ago
Education

My Teacher is Tops: Latonya Ivey

My Teacher is Tops: Latonya IveyMy Teacher is Tops: Latonya Ivey
  • Education
  • 5 days, 18 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
  • 5 days, 18 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
  • 6 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
  • 6 days, 17 hours ago
Macon

Macon-Bibb planning early retirement packages

Macon-Bibb planning early retirement packagesCounty officials hope to convince at least 200 eligible employees to retire early through incentive packages before the next fiscal year starts in July.
  • Macon
  • 6 days, 17 hours ago
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