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21 min ago | Stars and Stripes
The crew of the USS Rodney M. Davis paid tribute to its namesake earlier this month, marking the 47th anniversary of his death. Davis, a Macon, Ga., native, was killed during the Vietnam War in 1967.
4 hrs ago | 13WMAZ.com
According to Kevin Barkley, the director of Macon-Bibb's solid waste department, only 2,000 homes in North and East Macon have curbside recycling options. He says a lot of reusable materials end up here in the Macon-Bibb landfill when they could be recycled.
7 hrs ago | 13WMAZ.com
He is the elderly man accused of shooting and killing Linda Hunnicutt at the Murphy's gas station on Gray Highway in December 2012. Reeves' attorney, Veronica Brinson, has filed numerous motions with the court in the days leading up to the trial date.
10 hrs ago | 13WMAZ.com
The 48th Infantry Brigade Combat Team of the Georgia Army National Guard will be returning to its headquarters at 1030 Shurling Drive in Macon at 2 p.m. Tuesday. Over the past nine months, Task Force Volunteers performed in many capacities to support the International Security Assistance Force , ISAF Joint Command and U.S. Forces-Afghanistan, all while regularly partnering with the Afghan National Security Forces, according to a news release.
18 hrs ago | Thomaston Times
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, Culloden, Georgia; and Ferris Quiller, 1012 Triune Mill Road, Thomaston, Georgia.
Deputy injured in shooting to be taken off life support Family, citing deputy's life of service, waits so his organs can be donated. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1tUlqvn MACON, Ga.
The quick brown fox jumped over the Lazy Dog Growler. In Macon no less, but not before grabbing a beer or two.
Police report - 9-12-14; A man set his motorcycle on fire by accident when he tried to jump it off.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 11:24 pm
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