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People named in racketeering case donated to Anita Howard’s campaign

16 people were charged with bribery, money laundering, tax evasion, and illegal gambling.

Bibb County grand jurors charge 5 in racketeering case

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT)— District Attorney David Cooke announced in a press conference Wednesday that Bibb County grand jurors charged five people in a racketeering...

District Attorney requests outside prosecutor in racketeering case

Business owners from Macon, Savannah and Statesboro were indicted.

NAACP Macon branch wants justice to be served properly

President of the NAACP Macon branch says, some of the cases are manipulated by the DA.

Compensation fund created for timber fraud and elder abuse case victims

A victim compensation fund has been established for alleged victims in a multi-jurisdictional timber fraud and elder abuse case

PEACH Pride Agreement provides second chance for troubled youth

FORT VALLEY, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT)- Juveniles who are first-time offenders will get a second chance in Peach County. The PEACH Pride Partnership Agreement entered into the...

Macon District Attorney calls “heartbeat” law unconstitutional

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - Macon's District Attorney says he's staying true to his oath by not prosecuting cases under Georgia's new 'heartbeat' law. Attorney David Cooke says he will not prosecute women who have abortions.

Two men sentenced for shooting death of Mercer basketball player

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – A judge sentenced two men to prison for the 2016 shooting death of Mercer University basketball player Jibri Bryan. This...

Crisis Line & Safe House opens new sexual assault victim center

The Crisis Line & Safe House of Central Georgia is opening a new clinic for victims of sexual assault.

Circle K robber shot, killed by deputies: ‘I’m not going back to jail’

The Macon Judicial Circuit District Attorney David Cooke, will hold a news conference Friday at 11 a.m.

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“Keep your eyes and ears open”: Crescent House hosts 8th annual Child Abuse Prevention Symposium

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT)— Keep your eyes and ears open. That's the message from Atrium Health Navicent's Crescent House. Wednesday, the advocacy center partnered Resilient Middle...

Man found shot in the head in downtown Macon, woman taken in for questioning

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT)— The Bibb County Sheriff's Office is investigating a death after deputies found a 50-year-old man in a car with a gunshot...

Rant and Rave: April 15th – Rant and Replays

Bill Shanks and Tucker Sargent weigh in on the controversial call that may have cost the Braves a victory. Also, do the Hawks have...

Mayor Lester Miller gives ‘State of the Community’ address

He spoke about many of the accomplishments his administration has made.