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Friday starts with rain, but sun returns by the afternoon

Clear skies and southwesterly winds allowed us to warm up into the 60's this afternoon, but changes are coming by tomorrow morning. Overnight, clouds will...

Macon-Bibb fire crews respond to structure fire on Riverside Drive

Macon-Bibb Fire Department crews responded to a structure fire just after 8 p.m. Thursday.

Shane Edwards steps into role as Interim Fire Chief for Macon-Bibb

Assistant Fire Chief, Shane Edwards is stepping in as Interim Fire Chief. MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) -- Interim Chief Shane Edwards will temporarily take over as...

Covid vaccine preparations: What to do when you have fear of needles

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) — If you're scared to get the Covid vaccine because it involves a needle, don't feel alone. Needle phobias are common. Hanna...

Monroe County officials explain mask mandate in schools

The Monroe County School Board voted to mandate masks for Middle and High School students in their Tuesday meeting FORSYTH, Georgia(41NBC/WMGT) -- While other counties...

Small businesses surviving despite pandemic

PERRY, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) — Many small businesses have felt the pain of the pandemic. One local Perry business found a way to increase profits...

Mercer University fraternity suspended due to alcohol violation

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) -- A Mercer University suspended a fraternity from campus through Spring 2021 due to alcohol violations. Mercer Director of Media Relations Kyle...

Bibb, Monroe deputies warn of pine straw scam

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - Both the Bibb County Sheriff's Office and the Monroe County Sheriff's Office are warning homeowners about a scam involving men...

Registered sex offender in Perry sentenced

45-year-old Michael Walker will serve 20 months followed by five years of supervised release.

Department of Driver Services closes for system upgrade

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - The Georgia Department of Driver Services is closing for a system upgrade. The closure happens from Thursday, January 14 through...

Local pastor, production company holding casting call for Christian web series

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - A Fort Valley pastor is using his talents and his production company to create a Christian web series called "Canaan."...

Kathleen woman celebrates 90th birthday

WARNER ROBINS, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - Happy 90th birthday to Mrs. Tommy L Watts of Kathleen. Her family says she celebrated her birthday on Tuesday,...