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Bibb County Sheriff shares his reaction to Grand Jury jail inspection

"My first reaction is just what we thought, it's an old facility that's in need of some maintenance."

Bibb County Jail inspection calls for repairs, recommends staff pay increase

Anita Howard, Macon Judicial Circuit District Attorney, announced the results from an inspection of the Bibb County Jail. A grand jury found that the jail had several problems.

Macon Judicial Circuit DA Anita Howard reflects on first month in office

"We're moving full speed ahead and just looking forward to the future."

Bibb County Jail gives tour after overcrowding picture surfaces

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) — The media got a chance to tour the Bibb County Jail Thursday. This comes after a photo of an overcrowded...

Bibb County inmate dies in his cell

The Bibb County Sheriff Office is investigating the death of an inmate in the Bibb County Law Enforcement Center.

Macon man sentenced to life for murdering teen

MACON, Georgia (WMGT/41NBC) – A Macon man was sentenced to life in prison followed by an additional 20 years Tuesday, in the 2017 shooting death of a 16-year-old killed while walking to school.

Deputies arrest Macon man with ecstasy pills, marijuana on Mercer University Dr

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - Bibb County sheriff's deputies arrested a Macon man with marijuana and ecstasy pills.  Sheriff’s deputies responded to Heaven Restaurant at 3555...

Deputies arrest Macon man with drugs, stolen gun on Houston Ave

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - A Macon man was arrested for driving under the influence while possessing a stolen gun.  Authorities say the incident happened on...

Pet owners charged with animal cruelty for dog with untreated injuries

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - Two Macon pet owners were charged with animal cruelty toward their dog who suffered a broken leg. Bibb County Sheriff’s Office...

Macon man breaks into home, falls asleep in bedroom

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - A Macon man broke into a home and fell asleep in the master bedroom.  The Bibb County Sheriff’s deputies responded to...

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Macon-Bibb Commissioners approve funding for mental health initiative

Macon-Bibb Commissioners voted Tuesday night to approve Mayor Lester Miller's initiative to address mental health.

Rain ending Wednesday morning

Rain is continuing in Middle Georgia this evening and will persist into Wednesday morning. The good news for our forecast is that we will finally...

Real estate group buys former Brown & Williamson tobacco plant in Macon

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - An investor out of Los Angeles has purchased the former Brown & Williams tobacco plant on Weaver Road in Macon....

Ingram-Pye Elementary staff will take books to children

MACON, Georgia(41NBC/WMGT) -- To celebrate National Literacy Month, the Ingram-Pye Elementary staff will take a literacy bus to four different neighborhoods in the area. Beginning...