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Macon-Bibb Commissioners approve anti-discrimination ordinance

Macon-Bibb Commissioners voted 5-4 Tuesday to approve a local anti-discrimination ordinance.

Commissioners approve funding in budget for Navicent

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - As Macon-Bibb commissioners near approving a budget, they want to include funding for Medical Center Navicent Health. During Tuesday's budget committee...

Macon-Bibb figures out how to spend federal dollars from CARES Act

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - Macon-Bibb County is receiving federal dollars to help with COVID-19 recovery from the CARES Act. The federal government allocated more than...

‘We want action now:’ Macon-Bibb Commissioners upset with mayor’s response

Macon-Bibb commissioners are pushing the mayor for an executive order to close down non-essential businesses to reduce the spread of COVID-19.

Macon-Bibb Commission approves $100k for promoting 2020 Census

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - Macon-Bibb commissioners approved thousands of dollars to help promote the census. Commissioner Virgil Watkins pushed for $100,000 to spread the word....

Macon-Bibb commissioners holding public hearings for rifle ordinance

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - Those opposed to changing Macon-Bibb’s rifle ordinance expressed their concerns during Tuesday’s committee meetings. Commissioners approved to table the agenda item...

Macon-Bibb commissioner Joe Allen not seeking re-election

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - Macon-Bibb commissioner Joe Allen is not seeking re-election next year. Allen made the announcement during Tuesday’s committee meeting. For over 20 years,...

Macon-Bibb commissioners ask legislators to help with pedestrian safety

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - Macon-Bibb commissioners are taking another step towards pedestrian safety. During Tuesday's committee meeting, commissioners passed a resolution asking for help from...

“It’s long overdue”: Commissioners work to widen Bass Road

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - Macon-Bibb commissioners are working to help make traveling on Bass Road easier. Commissioners want to widen the road from two...

Healthcare and Benefits Committee to conduct Macon-Bibb pay scale survey

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - Macon-Bibb Commissioners decided to eliminate the Georgia Regional Commission pay scale survey. Commissioner Joe Allen sponsored a proposal to have the...

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Staying dry and warm Mother’s Day weekend

High pressure has moved in over Middle Georgia today, bringing clear skies that will be sticking with us for the weekend. Saturday brings a little...

Governor Kemp visits Macon to approve OLOST tax in Bibb County

Mayor Lester Miller says the money collected would go towards public safety and boost the local economy.

Celebrate National Barbecue Month with a new recipe

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - May in National Barbecue Month. It's the best time to break out special recipes and different methods, favors and sauces. You...

Warner Robins Police see increase in overdose calls in April

WARNER ROBINS, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT)—The Warner Robins Police Department noticed an alarming trend in April. The department posted to Facebook on May 3rd about the...