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New signs unveiled in Macon in hopes to help tourism

Macon-Bibb Commissioner: The new signs will help visitors get to Lake Tobesofkee, when they visit Macon.

GHSA cancels football scrimmages

Scrimmages were set for August 21 and August 28.

Houston County first school district in Middle Georgia to bring students back to school

All staff will be available for virtual learning students whenever they need help.

Staying hot and humid to end the week

It took a while for scattered storms to finally fire up across Middle Georgia this afternoon, and when they did, most of us still...

Navicent Health updates current state of COVID-19 in rural areas

President of Hospitals and Clinics, Tom Oliver, says Navicent is typically close to capacity and this year is no different.

Houston County man charged with child molestation of runaway girl

WARNER ROBINS, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - A Houston County man is facing charges after deputies say he picked up an 11-year-old girl and molested her. Sixty-year-old...

Two Fort Valley State University students test positive for COVID-19

FORT VALLEY, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - Fort Valley State University reports two students have tested positive for COVID-19. According to a letter from the Vice...

Dog of the Week: Thursday

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) — Thursday is a 2 year old lab/pit mix. She’s energetic, playful, and loves being outside. She’s also in need of a...

Update: Twiggs County teenager found

JEFFERSONVILLE, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – UPDATE: According to the Twiggs County Sheriff's Office, the missing teen has been located. PREVIOUS STORY: The Twiggs County Sheriff's Office...

Bibb deputies say woman tried to cash stolen, altered $9,000 check

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - A Macon woman is facing theft and forgery charges after deputies say she tried to cash a stolen and altered...

Macon-Bibb County giving away free masks to the public and employees

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – Macon-Bibb County will be giving away free masks to the public and county employees. According to news release from the county,...

MORNING UPDATE: WRPD: 1 hospitalized after being stabbed at convenience store; Second arrest made in connection with May homicide

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - Click on the following links to read the full stories: WRPD: 1 hospitalized after being stabbed at convenience store Second arrest made...