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  1. Preacher, son remain in jail after Cherry Blossom arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Macon Telegraph

    ... to sign waivers stating they would be back for court, said Lt. Sean DeFoe, public information officer for the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office. Friends and family of the two say the men had a right to be carrying signs and distributing fliers in a ...

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  2. Bibb County Civil Court election pits veteran against newcomerRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Macon Telegraph

    William C. “Billy” Randall, Bibb County’s Civil Court judge and chief magistrate, has drawn an election year challenge from a political newcomer, former prosecutor Emory Denise Christian.

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  3. Ski-masked bandits get away empty-handedRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Macon Telegraph

    ... from a Dollar General in east Macon Thursday night when a clerk didn’t open a cash register for them. Bibb County sheriff’s deputies said that shortly before 9 p.m., the loud, quick-talking duo ordered a cashier at the Shurling Drive store ...

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  4. Macon-Bibb 911 operators celebrate Telecommunications WeekRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | The Macon Telegraph

    ... You get to laugh and interact with each other.” Mayor Robert Reichert, Sheriff David Davis and Macon-Bibb County Fire Chief Marvin Riggins stopped by to thank the workers for their service. Reichert applauded the first of its kind celebration ...

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  5. West Coast fugitive nabbed in MaconRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | The Macon Telegraph

    ... Wednesday after his girlfriend called police and accused him of stealing her car, her purse and other items. As Bibb County sheriff’s deputy Marcus Baker drove up at a Pinewood Park Apartment residence in west Macon, he saw Zeigler about to ...

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  6. Political notebook: Meet your candidatesRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Macon Telegraph

    Tuesday, candidates for Bibb County State Court Judge, the Bibb County Board of Education and the Macon Water Authority will face questions.

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  7. Bibb county deputy arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | 13WMAZ.com

    A Bibb County Sheriff's Deputy is facing multiple charges, after he was arrested Friday night.

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  8. ‘He Touched Me’ continues Macon traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Macon Telegraph

    ... involved in a serious accident when their truck hydroplaned and flipped five times on Interstate 75 in south Bibb County. Wilma had her back broken, and Joe was critically injured. He was in the hospital for 159 days and received 53 pints of blood. ...

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  9. Preacher, son remain in jail after Cherry Blossom arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Macon Telegraph

    ... to sign waivers stating they would be back for court, said Lt. Sean DeFoe, public information officer for the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office. Friends and family of the two say the men had a right to be carrying signs and distributing fliers in a ...

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  10. Missing phone leads to owner's arrestRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | The Coastal Courier

    ... she was staying. Poulsen ran a Georgia Crime Information Center check on Collins and found she was wanted in Bibb County for property damage. However, the photo the search turned up did not look like Collins. When Poulsen advised Collins there was a ...

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  11. American Legion officer charged with stealing $5,300Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | 13WMAZ.com

    Kenneth Maye, age 59, of Lizella was arrested Thursday and charged with fidicuiary theft by taking, according to the Bibb County jail.

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  12. Walden: Springtime is just getting startedRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Macon Telegraph

    ... Williams Stadium also kicks-off more free outdoor movie screenings throughout the summer months with Macon-Bibb County Parks and Recreation Department’s Sundown Screen Series. Follow the yellow brick road to Tattnall Square Park -- or the ...

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  13. Photo released of Macon armed robbery on Gray Hwy.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Macon Telegraph

    Bibb County sheriff’s investigators are hoping someone recognizes images of a gunman who robbed the Walgreens on Gray Highway on March 18. At about 3 a.m. that Tuesday morning, the man demanded money from the clerk and favored his right leg when he limped away from the store at the corner of Shurling Drive, according to a news release from the ... (more)

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  14. Time running short to register to vote in upcoming primaryRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Macon Telegraph

    ... the earliest primary in Georgia history and about two months earlier than the customary mid-July date. In Bibb County, 82,824 people were registered to vote as of April 10, according to Veronica Seals at the Macon-Bibb elections office. All told, ...

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  15. Former Legion commander charged with theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Macon Telegraph

    The former commander of a local American Legion post turned himself in at the Bibb County jail Thursday after a nearly monthlong investigation of the post’s finances.

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  16. Macon riverwalk extension likely to begin this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Macon Telegraph

    ... A section of the proposed extension, near Otis Redding Bridge, would be built on tracts of land owned by Macon-Bibb County, Georgia Power and Norfolk Southern Railroad Co. The 10-foot-wide trail is planned to be built with concrete, asphalt or other ...

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  17. Bibb plan calls for closing elementary schoolsRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Macon Telegraph

    A facilities plan, which calls for the closure of some schools over the next five years, received unanimous approval Thursday from the Bibb County school board.

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  18. Macon-Bibb industries to be part of new effort cleaning roadwaysRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Macon Telegraph

    ... Battle Lumber Co., has committed to do much more that, said Stephen Adams, director of operations for the Macon-Bibb County Industrial Authority. The authority and the Macon Economic Development Commission are partners with the Keep Macon-Bibb ...

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  19. Rutland student charged for handgun in carRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | 13WMAZ.com

    ... uld not disclose the student's name, but said he was charged with possessing a weapon on campus and taken to the Bibb County jail.

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  20. Sheriff's office looking for Walgreens robberRead the original story

    Thursday | 13WMAZ.com

    The Bibb County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's help in finding someone they said robbed Walgreens at 1280 Gray Highway on March 18. The sheriff's office said a man, armed with a handgun, entered the store and demanded money from the clerk.

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