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Macon, Georgia is located in Bibb County. Zip codes in Macon, GA include 31220, 31213, and 31207. The median home price in Macon is $85,000 which is roughly $37/per square foot. More Macon information.

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Local news for Macon, GA continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

4 hrs ago | WDUN-AM Gainesville

Monroe Co. sheriff's deputy dies after being shot

Authorities in Monroe County say one of two sheriff's deputies who was wounded in a shooting has died. County Coroner Joey Proctor says Michael Norris was pronounced dead Sunday morning after being shot while he and another deputy were responding to a call about a suicidal man on Saturday night in Bolingbroke - about 15 miles northwest of Macon.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

The Charlotte Observer

CMPD chief Monroe honored at interfaith event

Monroe was named Humanitarian of the Year during the eighth annual Interfaith Banquet, sponsored by Masjud Ar-Razzaq, a nonprofit Islamic organization. The banquet, held this year at the Drury Inn and Suites Northlake, annually brings together religious leaders from several denominations.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

13WMAZ.com

Lazy Dog Growler opens new location in Macon

The quick brown fox jumped over the Lazy Dog Growler. In Macon no less, but not before grabbing a beer or two.

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13WMAZ.com

Grant's Lounge to close temporarily

The closure of Grant's Lounge might be temporary. 13WMAZ's Paula Rotondo spoke to Sheriff David Davis about the business's history and one of the property owners about their plans.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

Statesboro Herald

Police report - 9-12-14; A man set his motorcycle on fire by accident when he tried to jump it off.

Police report - 9-12-14; A man set his motorcycle on fire by accident when he tried to jump it off.

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13WMAZ.com

BIbb judge won't pay for Reeves' evaluation

A Bibb County judge today denied a defense lawyer's request that the court pay for mental evaluations of Frank Reeves. He's the man accused of shooting a woman in broad daylight at a Macon gas station.

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13WMAZ.com

Grant's Lounge closing in downtown Macon

Earlier this week, we told you about a weekend shooting outside Grant's Lounge on Poplar Street. Five people were wounded outside the club around 2 a.m. Saturday.

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Peach Pundit

Peake Issues Statement After "Emotional" Medical Cannabis Hearing.

We received a statement from Rep. Allen Peake, who is Chairing a study committee looking into the feasibility of expanding the use of medical cannabis to treat seizure disorders. "These families are in a desperate search for this type of treatment; one that would allow them to remain with their families here in Georgia.

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13WMAZ.com

Photo released of man who tried to rob Domino's in Macon

The Bibb County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help identifying someone who attempted to rob Domino's Pizza on Hartley Bridge Road in Macon just after midnight on Sept. 3. Witnesses say the man's head was covered with a bandanna and T-shirt and he was carrying what appeared to be a Taser, according to a sheriff's office news release.

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VH1

Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta Exclusive - Tony Says Kalenna Was A 'One...

Tony Vick , loving husband of Kalenna Harper didn't get to say much this season of Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta , but that doesn't mean he has nothing to say. We chatted exclusively with Tony "Da Beard" Vick to find out how kinky he and wife Kalenna really are, how he and Kalenna have taken the turn up down a few notches since the news of the baby, and reveals how he and wife K Diddy Bop met.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

WTLC-AM Indianapolis

Pastor E. Dewey Smith Takes Us Back To The Old Time Religion

Dr. E. Dewey Smith, Jr., is the Senior Pastor/Teacher of The House of Hope Atlanta Decatur, GA. Prior to moving to Metro Atlanta, he served as Senior Pastor of the Beulahland Bible Church in Macon, GA.

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Examiner.com

Truck driver allegedly ran stop sign in crash that killed moped rider in Macon

Bibb County deputies are investigating a crash in which a tractor-trailer struck a moped, killing the 46-year-old rider in Macon. Bibb County deputies are investigating a crash in which a tractor-trailer struck a moped, killing the 46-year-old rider in Macon.

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13WMAZ.com

Coliseum robot helps save stroke victims

Thanks to a new piece of equipment at Coliseum Medical Center in Macon, you can be face-to-face with a doctor without even being in the same room. "Time is brain.

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101.5 The River

New Walking Dead Trailer

Ok fans of Walking Dead...Rick!...here's the latest trailer for the AMC show that begins Oct.12 at 9pm... Mary Beth Zolik has been part of morning radio in Toledo for over 25 years. In the fall of 2005, she was inducted into the Ohio Broadcasters Hall of Fame, along with her now happily retired partner, Jack Mitchell.

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Tue Sep 09, 2014

Creative Loafing Atlanta

Recreational marijuana in Georgia? Don't hold your breath.

At least one medical marijuana product will debut in Georgia next year if the GOP lawmakers have their way. But there's a long way to go before pot is fully legal.

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Essence Magazine

Lessons on Cutting Natural Hair

Most of us will have a haircut at some point during our natural hair journey. Since going natural in 2009, I have noticed that more naturals are cutting their hair in some amazing hairstyles.

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Mon Sep 08, 2014

WALB-TV Albany

Cordele woman died of gunshot wound

According to the Crisp County Sheriff, 27-year-old Ashley Garry was shot, and was pronounced dead at the scene Sunday. Crisp Co.

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13WMAZ.com

Grant's Lounge owner hopes to clean up image after shooting

Edward Grant Jr., owner of the historic Grant's Lounge in downtown Macon, is trying to set the record straight Monday about his business. Mel Howard, who manages Grant's properties, told 13WMAZ Monday that Mr. Grant "does not want to be seen as a cancer to downtown development.

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Thomaston Times

Four arrested for cocaine possession

Upson County Sheriff Dan Kilgore and Thomaston Police Chief Dan Greathouse issued the following press release on Tuesday, September 2, 2014: On Thursday, August 28, 2014 the Upson County Sheriff's Office and the Thomaston Police Department were assisted by the U.S. Marshal's Office in arresting four subjects for federal indictments on cocaine charges from the Federal Court in the Middle District of Macon, Georgia. The subjects arrested were identified as the following: Adrian Gray, 717 Highway 80 Culloden, Georgia; Bryant "Bud" Gray, 647 Highway 80 Culloden, Georgia; Dexter Fagan, 1310 Allen Road Cullodan, Georgia; and Ferris Quiller, 1012 Triune Mill Road Thomaston, Georgia.

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101.5 The River

A Dog and His Sister

Mary Beth Zolik has been part of morning radio in Toledo for over 25 years. In the fall of 2005, she was inducted into the Ohio Broadcasters Hall of Fame, along with her now happily retired partner, Jack Mitchell.

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