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Woman pleads guilty to assaulting postal worker at Macon gas station

Kelly McCormick faces eight years in prison, three years of supervised release and a $250,000 fine.

Thursday will be cold and breezy, but dry

A cold front is passing through Middle Georgia this evening, bringing an end to the rain...finally. In place of the rain we will be seeing...

UPDATE: Man dies after being hit on Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.

The Bibb County Sheriff's Office reports the victim died due to his injuries. The name of the victim will be released once next of kin has been notified.

Two Bibb County Sheriff’s deputies terminated

The terminations stem from an incident that occurred on July 22, 2020.

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Two Bibb County Sheriff’s deputies terminated

The terminations stem from an incident that occurred on July 22, 2020.

Tubman Museum names Young executive director

The Tubman African American Museum Board of Trustees unanimously confirmed Harold Young as the museum's executive director last week.

Georgia ranks third for highest average student loan debt

According to AdvisorSmith, Georgia ranks third in the nation for the highest average student loan balance.

Georgia College students enjoying new pedestrian scramble

When students returned to campus last week, the new Barnes Dance intersection, or pedestrian scramble, was implemented at the intersection of Clarke and Hancock Streets.

Man faces multiple charges after leading deputies, GSP on car chase

FORSYTH, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) -- A man is in jail after he led law enforcement officers on a high-speed chase while tossing drugs from the...

Jones County jail gets upgrade to prevent overcrowding

GRAY, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) -- The new female wing at the Jones County Detention Center will help daily operations run a little smoother. Before the...

Little Richard House offers Pleasant Hill walking tours to highlight history

MACON, Georgia (41WMGT/WMGT) -- The historic streets of Pleasant Hill seem to speak as you walk through them.  But these streets can't tell the history...

‘Houston County’s best-kept secret’: Perry sees increase in development

PERRY, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) -- The City of Perry issued 450 single-family dwelling permits in 2020. City officials say that equals $90 million being invested...

Big technology companies lead US stock indexes sharply lower

(AP) -- The Dow Jones Industrial Average is down more than 600 points in afternoon trading Wednesday as a broad sell-off on Wall Street...

UPDATE (Wednesday, January 27 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.