If you're reading this on your computer, then you might notice we made a few changes overnight to

With anything new comes a few bumps in the road, so we ask for your patience as we continue to enhance and work to make the site the best it can be for you. Also, in case you're experiencing any technical difficulties, try using the new site in Google Chrome, Firefox or Safari as is optimized for those browsers.

One of the best features of the site, you may have already seen – the homepage. The layout allows us to feature the most important local, national and international stories affecting you. The new look also allows for more eye appeal with videos and photos prominently displayed.

On the right side of the page, you will notice that we have the most recent stories, videos and photo galleries that have been posted to to make sure you know the latest stories that we're bringing to you. On the left you'll find alerts for live video streams and a link to send us your news tips.

Poking around

We've made it easier for our audience to find exactly what they're looking for through our navigation tabs at the top of the page.

You're able to click each tab and find the latest weather, local, national, sports and features on our site. Under the local tab, which is next to the weather tab, you'll find the stories impacting you and Central Georgia. You'll also find our coverage of the recent elections.

Nation Now provides the latest national news from USA Today, and you can see where other Gannett stations and newspapers are located.

If you hover over the weather tab, which shows the current temperature, you can get a quick peek at the forecast for the day. If you click on it, you'll go to the weather page for the latest video forecast, interactive radar, hourly and 7-day forecasts and radar images from Doppler Max HD.

By clicking the Sports tab, you'll find the latest news, videos and photos on everything from high school, college and the pros.

The Features section showcases the community events, entertainment and other watercooler stories to discuss with your friends. You can also find recipes, Georgia Lottery numbers and video clips from your favorite CBS shows.

Our About Us page tells you exactly that, more about 13WMAZ, our history, mission and staff. You can also get information on how to contact or advertise with us, apply for a job or internship and get TV listings.

Next to the About tab, you'll see a little camera. If you click on it, you'll see the latest videos and photo galleries posted to and you can sort them by news, sports, or features.

As you can see, you can spend hours going through the site and finding new and exciting information about our community. We hope you explore, search and enjoy the new site and all that it has to offer. We ask for a little patience in making sure that we fine tune for your browsing pleasure. If you find a story or photo out of place, make sure you let us know in the comments section, on our Facebook page or email us at

No matter the new look, we're committed to providing the best and most recent content and information Straight from the Heart.

We hope you enjoy the new and all that it has to offer.

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