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New business turns trash to soil

FORSYTH, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - Reduce, reuse and recycle. The three R's are key to a greener planet. One Monroe County woman is making it easier...

Crawford Co. teen starts ‘Punt Pollution’ initiative this football season

Football season this year at a school in Perry is greener than the stadium's turf thanks to one student at Westfield Academy.

Georgia National Fair Goes Green

PERRY, Georgia (41NBC) - There's magic at the Georgia National Fair and this year, among the sounds of bands and smells of vendor food,...

Wilkinson Co. Woman Turns Junk Mail into Jewelry

  GORDON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - Tired of unwanted fliers filling her mailbox, one Gordon woman decided to turn her 'junk mail' into jewelry. June Lassetter mixes,...

Bibb Schools Buys Propane Buses, Saves Thousands of Dollars

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – Bibb County students will be hitting the road next year in new, green buses. Bibb schools is the third district...

Bibb County Expands Hybrid Fleet Adding Four Vehicles

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – The Bibb County Green Team added four more vehicle to its 12 car fleet. The Bibb County Board of Commissioners expansion...

Robins Air Force Base Uses Power Strips to Conserve Energy

WARNER ROBINS, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – Robins Air Force Base officials handed out nearly 9,000 smart power strips in an effort to conserve energy and...

Dublin City Schools Using Solar Power to Energize School, Save Money

DUBLIN, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - A school in the Emerald City of Dublin is living up to the town's nickname by going green with a...

Houston County Landfill Wins SWANA Award

KATHLEEN, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – The Houston County landfill was awarded a landfill management excellence award by the Solid Waste Association of North American. SWANA recognizes...

Bibb County Unveils Electric Utility Vehicle Fleet

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – Another eco-friendly fleet is hitting the streets in Bibb County, but these vehicles are a lot smaller. The Bibb County Green...

Georgia Insurance Chief Warns Consumers After Breach

ATLANTA (AP) - Georgia Insurance Commissioner Ralph Hudgens has confirmed that 28,467 households in the state could be affected by an online security breach...

Houston County Middle School Awarded Green Ribbon

WARNER ROBINS, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - Feagin Mill Middle School is only one of three schools in Georgia and 63 schools nationwide to be recognized...