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Crawford County investigator arrested, fired after GBI investigation into traffic stop

A Crawford County investigator is out of a job after being arrested and charged with aggravated assault and violation of oath of office.

UPDATE (Wednesday, April 14 at 3 p.m.): Georgia COVID-19 tracker

Here's a look at the latest COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) data in Georgia, published today by the Georgia Department of Public Health.

Ponzi schemer Bernie Madoff dies in prison at 82

NEW YORK (AP) — Bernie Madoff, the financier who pleaded guilty to orchestrating a massive Ponzi scheme, has died in prison. BERNIE MADOFF, INFAMOUS PONZI...

FVSU launches assistance programs for minority farmers

FORT VALLEY, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - Fort Valley State University is launching several new research and training programs to help minority farmers. The programs are funded...

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Overturned tractor trailer causes I-16 traffic delays

Jeffersonville, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - Traffic is delayed on I-16 near exit 24. Georgia Department of Transportation says a tractor-trailer overturned on the off-ramp at exit...

Rain returns and will last through weekend

MACON, Georgia. (41NBC/WMGT)- A pair of cold fronts will move through bringing showers to Middle Georgia followed by cooler temperatures. TODAY. Clouds will increase throughout the...

Deputy Christopher Knight’s funeral honors his life

Law enforcement agencies along with local and state officials across Georgia came to pay their respects.

Department of Public Health halts Johnson & Johnson vaccine distribution

This comes after six women became sick from a rare blood clot disorder and low platelet count.

Woman creates cookbook hoping to help others

Debi Crawford lost her husband to Pulmonary Fibrosis, and wanted to do something in his memory.

Warm again Wednesday

Temperatures across Middle Georgia were once again soaring into the upper 80's today, breaking a high temperature record. Highs tomorrow will be warming into the...

Medical Segment: The importance of Occupational Therapy Month

MACON, Georgia (WMGT/41NBC) – If you ever needed help recovering from an injury, you may have had an occupational therapist by your side. Occupational therapists...

Restaurant Report Card: Food service inspection scores April 5-9

Here are Middle Georgia's food service health inspection scores from the Georgia Department of Public Health between April 5 and April 9, 2021.

32nd annual Dogwood Festival in Perry rescheduled

PERRY, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) — The 32nd annual Dogwood Festival in Perry has a new date after being canceled last weekend. According to a post on...

Warmest day of the year expected today

MACON, Georgia. (41NBC/WMGT)- A 99 year old record high temperature is in jeopardy of being tied today as we deal with the warmest day...