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List of reopening plans for Middle Georgia school districts

The COVID-19 pandemic is altering how school will look when students return this fall.

Federal judge strikes down Georgia abortion restrictions

A federal judge is permanently blocking Georgia’s 2019 “heartbeat" abortion law, finding that it violates the U.S. Constitution.

MARTA to require masks; Kemp says local orders unenforceable

Georgia’s largest public transit system plans to require riders to wear masks to protect against the coronavirus.

Georgia’s June net tax revenue down 8.8% from a year ago

Georgia's June net tax revenue was down 8.8 percent from the same time period last year.

Georgia sees dramatic rise in COVID-19 patients in hospitals

With 82% of Georgia's critical care beds now in use, health systems across the state say they're quickly nearing capacity as cases of COVID-19 continue to rise.

Georgia Gov. Kemp extends 2 COVID-19 executive orders

Georgia Governor Brian Kemp's Office announced Monday the governor is extending two executive orders related to COVID-19 that were set to expire on June 30.

Macon Mayhem announces new ownership group

The Macon Mayhem hockey team announced a new ownership group Monday.

Camp Zion closing parade scheduled for Friday at 5 p.m.

More than 100 children, parents and staff members will participate in a closing parade on Friday, June 25 as part of Camp Zion's 20th annual closing ceremony.

Georgia lawmakers pass hate crimes, more police protections

Georgia’s legislature on Tuesday passed hate crimes legislation deemed essential by state leaders, sending the measure to Gov. Brian Kemp’s desk.

Georgia jobless rate falls in May as some return to work

Georgia’s jobless rate fell to 9.7% in May from 12.6% in April as nearly 150,000 workers reported being back on the job.

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UPDATE (Saturday, October 24 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.

Storms likely Saturday in Middle Georgia

Most of us saw a beautiful if warm Friday in Middle Georgia. Highs warmed to the mid 80's in Macon (10 degrees above normal...

Carl Vinson Medical Center gets thermal cameras

The cameras will alert staff to anyone coming in the building with a temperature of above 100 degrees.

Bibb County School District honors late Macon principal, teacher

8th grade athlete, Nicholas Woodford, says he's excited to attend a new school.