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Housing authority hopes to renovate Tindall Heights

Housing authority hopes to renovate Tindall HeightsThe Macon Housing Authority hopes to renovate its oldest complex.
  • News
  • 4 hours, 1 minute ago
Dublin

Dublin teacher to be removed from classroom

Dublin teacher to be removed from classroomA Dublin school teacher accused of making religious and political comments to her classroom will be removed from the classroom until the end of the year.
  • Dublin
  • 4 hours, 32 minutes ago
News

Forsyth Police Dept. and Monroe County host gang seminar

Forsyth Police Dept. and Monroe County host gang seminarThe Forsyth Police Chief and the Monroe County Sheriff are hosting a gang information session on Friday.
  • News
  • 4 hours, 50 minutes ago
Education

Gacutan finalist for Birmingham superintendent

Gacutan finalist for Birmingham superintendentBibb County's Chief of Operations Officer, Kelly Castlin-Gacuten, is one of three finalists for the superintendent of Birmingham City School's.
  • Education
  • 6 hours, 38 minutes ago
Macon

UPDATE: Man found in Ocmulgee River identified

UPDATE: Man found in Ocmulgee River identifiedThe Bibb Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of a man whose body was found Sunday in the Ocmulgee River.
  • Macon
  • 9 hours, 58 minutes ago
Macon

Macon man shot in face in parking lot

Macon man shot in face in parking lotA Macon man was listed in stable condition after being shot in the face on Mercer University Drive.
  • Macon
  • 11 hours, 22 minutes ago
Macon

Bibb commissioner: Gaming machines predatory, businesses should be taxed

Bibb commissioner: Gaming machines predatory, businesses should be taxedOne Macon-Bibb County Commissioner wants to crack down on establishments he says promote illegal gambling.
  • Macon
  • 11 hours, 31 minutes ago
Local

Robins Air Force Base to host spring concert and festival

Robins Air Force Base to host spring concert and festivalThe Robins Air Force Base is hosting a concert that will be open to the public May 2nd.
  • Local
  • 12 hours, 35 minutes ago
Macon

Man arrested, accused of fracturing girlfriend's skull

Man arrested, accused of fracturing girlfriend's skullA man was arrested after his girlfriend was hospitalized with a fractured skull.
  • Macon
  • 12 hours, 49 minutes ago
Macon

Today is Confederate Memorial Day

Today is Confederate Memorial DayReenactors honored veterans of all wars at the 150th Confederate Memorial Day celebration in Macon.
  • Macon
  • 14 hours, 59 minutes ago
Macon

Macon company chosen as 'Face of Manufacturing'

Macon company chosen as 'Face of Manufacturing'One Macon business is getting the spotlight shined on them for their expertise and their commitment to uplifting society.
  • Macon
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Weather

Strong winds, large hail hit Central Georgia

Strong winds, large hail hit Central GeorgiaDowned trees and scattered debris serve as a reminder of the strong storms that ripped through Central Georgia Saturday night.
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  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Forsyth - Monroe

Autism festival helps provide services to families

Autism festival helps provide services to familiesThe 6th annual Autism Awareness Festival raised funds for the Anchor of Hope foundation, which helps families financially
  • Forsyth - Monroe
  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
Macon

Man shot in the chest in Macon

Man shot in the chest in MaconA man is in stable condition at the hospital after being shot in the chest at about 11:30 p.m. Friday at 2405 Ibex St.
  • Macon
  • 2 days, 11 hours ago
Macon

Bibb Sheriff's deputy charged after domestic dispute

Bibb Sheriff's deputy charged after domestic disputeThe Bibb County Sheriff's Office arrested a deputy early Friday morning for a domestic dispute.
  • Macon
  • 2 days, 11 hours ago
Macon

Lake shooting suspect, relative released on bond

Lake shooting suspect, relative released on bondTwo Macon men arrested in connection with the March 21 gunfire incident at Lake Tobesofkee have been released from jail.
  • Macon
  • 2 days, 11 hours ago
Macon

Lake-shooting suspect Ghali re-arrested on new charge

Lake-shooting suspect Ghali re-arrested on new chargeBasil Ghali was re-arrested on a warrant alleging aggravated assault in the shootings on fisherman at Lake Tobesofkee.
  • Macon
  • 2 days, 12 hours ago
Peach - Crawford

Peach County teen meets President Obama

Peach County teen meets President ObamaA Peach County High School student met President Obama as part of an annual 4-H meeting at the White House.
  • Peach - Crawford
  • 3 days, 4 hours ago
Macon

Crews install signage for the new Tubman Museum

Crews install signage for the new Tubman MuseumCrews install signage for the new Tubman Museum
  • Macon
  • 3 days, 4 hours ago
Macon

Volunteers help send students to prom

Volunteers help send students to promAn online fundraising campaign allowed 11 high school students to go to prom.
  • Macon
  • 3 days, 4 hours ago
Dublin

$2,000 reward offered in fatal Dublin shooting

$2,000 reward offered in fatal Dublin shootingA $2,000 reward will be given for information leading to the arrests of those responsible for a fatal April 4 shooting.
  • Dublin
  • 3 days, 5 hours ago
Macon

Former school to become senior housing community

Former school to become senior housing communityHenry A. Hunt Elementary School is going to be renovated into Hunt School Village, a housing unit for seniors age 62 and older.
  • Macon
  • 3 days, 5 hours ago
Dublin

All Laurens County schools closed Friday due to virus

All Laurens County schools closed Friday due to virusLaurens County schools will be closed Friday due to the spreading of a highly contagious virus.
  • Dublin
  • 3 days, 6 hours ago
Macon

Macon woman, brother arrested for insurance fraud

Macon woman, brother arrested for insurance fraudA routine insurance audit found theft of nearly $80,000 through the filing of false insurance claims.
  • Macon
  • 3 days, 8 hours ago
News

Perry man sentenced for distributing meth

Perry man sentenced for distributing methA Perry man was sentenced Wednesday in a Macon district court for distribution of meth.
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  • 3 days, 11 hours ago
Warner Robins

Devasko Lewis sentenced to life without parole

Devasko Lewis sentenced to life without paroleDevasko Lewis will spend the rest of his life behind bars.
  • Warner Robins
  • 3 days, 12 hours ago
News

Rock Ranch Strawberry Festival has been moved

Rock Ranch Strawberry Festival has been movedThe fifth annual Strawberry Festival at the Rock Ranch has been moved from Saturday to Saturday, May 9 due to the possibility of rain.
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  • 3 days, 13 hours ago
Macon

Macon houses torn down to tackle blight

Macon houses torn down to tackle blight100th and 101st blighted houses get torn down
  • Macon
  • 4 days ago
Macon

Man charged with misdemeanor in Lake Tobesofkee shooting

Man charged with misdemeanor in Lake Tobesofkee shootingSheriff David Davis today said Basil Ghali, who lives in a home on the lake, has been charged.
  • Macon
  • 4 days, 4 hours ago
Robins Air Force Base

Behind the Lines: Air Force Reserve video production

Behind the Lines: Air Force Reserve video productionEach month, we take you Behind the Lines at Robins Air Force Base to feature the work of the 22,000 employees there.
  • Robins Air Force Base
  • 4 days, 5 hours ago
Macon

Sheriff Davis calls out 'ineptitude' in shooting response

Sheriff Davis calls out 'ineptitude' in shooting responseBibb County Sheriff David Davis criticized 'ineptitude," poor communication and lack of knowledge in several letters reprimanding his officers' response to a March 21 shooting on Lake Tobesofkee.
  • Macon
  • 4 days, 5 hours ago
Local

Soul Food Festival postponed

Soul Food Festival postponedThe Soul Food Festival has been postponed due to inclement weather.
  • Local
  • 4 days, 6 hours ago
Sports

Wesleyan softball team earns 14 wins this season

Wesleyan softball team earns 14 wins this seasonThe program has come a long way in four years under the guidance of head coach Dickey Hightower.
  • Sports
  • 4 days, 6 hours ago
Breast Cancer

Doctor disagrees with mammogram recommendation

Doctor disagrees with mammogram recommendationA central Georgia doctor disagrees with a new study on mammogram recommendations.
  • Breast Cancer
  • 4 days, 7 hours ago
Forsyth - Monroe

Slain Monroe Co. deputy honored on state memorial

Slain Monroe Co. deputy honored on state memorialThe Georgia Law Enforcement Traveling Memorial Wall commemorates almost 700 officers killed in the line of duty. Wednesday, they unveiled one more name: Micheal Norris.
  • Forsyth - Monroe
  • 4 days, 9 hours ago
Macon

Fisherman on lake arrest: "This is hard for me"

Fisherman on lake arrest: "This is hard for me"Arrest made more than a month after Lake Tobesofkee shooting incident.
  • Macon
  • 4 days, 10 hours ago
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Crime

Citgo convenience store robbery April 6

Citgo convenience store robbery April 6The Bibb County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's assistance in identifying a man suspected in robbing a convenience store April 6.
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  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Gray - Jones

Accident involving ambulance in Jones Co.

Accident involving ambulance in Jones Co.Accident involving an ambulance and two cars in downtown Gray. Three females taken to hospital with minor injuries.
  • Gray - Jones
  • 2 weeks ago
Perry

Hot air balloons fire up at Perry Fairgrounds

Hot air balloons fire up at Perry FairgroundsPeople posted up on the lawn at the Georgia National Fairgrounds in Perry Saturday for a color and fire spectacle. For the 3rd year now, hot air balloons have been firing up as part of the Dogwood Festival in Perry. Families and central Georgians were able to enjoy...
  • Perry
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Macon

PHOTOS: Magnolia Soap Box Derby

PHOTOS: Magnolia Soap Box DerbyBen Jones and Derby Doppler at the Magnolia Soap Box Derby on Saturday.
  • Macon
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Macon

Spate of Macon-Bibb County animal cruelty arrest

Spate of Macon-Bibb County animal cruelty arrestBrian Denegal was charged with one count of aggravated cruelty to animals and one count of cruelty to animals after deputies on March 27 found a dead dog next to a tree on case street. They also found an abandoned puppy.
  • Macon
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Macon

Dead and live animals removed from north Macon home

Dead and live animals removed from north Macon homeLisa Ann Murray will be charged with four counts of animal cruelty after more than 50 animals - some dead - were removed from a north Macon home she used to live in.
  • Macon
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago