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UPDATE (Friday, May 7 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.

Georgia mass vaccination sites switching to J&J vaccine starting Monday

Mass vaccination sites across Georgia will switch to the one-dose Johnson and Johnson vaccine starting Monday, May 3.

Health organizations help get rural communities vaccinated

MACON, Georgia(41NBC/WMGT) — As mass vaccination sites open, people who live far from the sites don't have access to the vaccine. Many living in rural...

Covid vaccine eligibility expanded to all Georgians over 16

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) — Covid vaccine eligibility is now expanded to everyone over 16-years-old in Georgia. Vaccination sites say they're prepared for the increase...

Coliseum Health System held a ceremony to honor their covid-19 patients

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) — The Coliseum Medical Center placed flags on their front lawn representing the patients who had covid-19. The ceremony was held...

Looking back on ‘a year of COVID’

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) — It's been more than a year since the pandemic started and so much is still unknown about the Coronavirus. One...

‘He was always your friend’: Deacon reacts to Macon pastor’s death

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) -- A local pastor deemed a community staple died from COVID-19 complications. Pastor Bryant Raines of The New Pilgrim Missionary Baptist Church...

Air Purifiers installed in Bodyplex in Milledgeville

Air purifiers known as Reme Halo's were installed to help combat Covid-19 in the air. MILLEDGEVILLE, Georgia(41NBC/WMGT) -- Bodyplex partnered with Cool Max Heating and...

Pandemic isolation causes concern for elderly health

Doctors recently found one of the COVID-19 safety protocols can cause health issues for the elderly.

Federal mask mandate strengthens MTA mask policy

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) — Macon Transit Authority was one of the first transit systems in the country to put a mask mandate in place....

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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...