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Georgia lawmakers agree to 50-cent fee on ride-hailing trips

A bill that would impose a flat tax of 50 cents on trips in Georgia taxis, ride-hailing services and limousines is on its way to Gov. Brian Kemp’s desk.

Police: Ex-NFL player charged with raping UGA student

Authorities say a former NFL player and University of Georgia football standout has been arrested and charged with raping a student.

Georgia SOS site: Election results won’t be available until after 10:10 p.m.

Georgia's statewide election results won't be available until after all polling locations in the state have closed.

Jake Fromm apologizes for using words “elite white people” in 2019 text exchange

Former Houston County Bear and UGA Bulldog Jake Fromm is apologizing for using the words "elite white people" in a text message exchange.

Gov. Kemp authorizes activation of up to 3,000 National Guard troops statewide

Georgia Governor Brian Kemp has signed an order authorizing up to 3,000 National Guard troops statewide ahead of several planned protests across the state Sunday.

Georgia’s Smart: Players will be safer working out on campus

As he prepares to welcome his players back to campus, Georgia coach Kirby Smart says they’ll be safer working out under the school’s supervision than on their own.

Senators float idea of making state employees work for less

Some Georgia senators are wondering whether state employees could be made to do the same work for less money.

Georgia gov offers state as alternative GOP convention host

Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp is lobbying for the Republican National Convention to be moved to his state, a day after President Donald Trump demanded assurances from North Carolina’s Democratic governor that the convention can go forward in August despite coronavirus fears.

UGA student-athletes set record with 3.34 combined GPA

The University of Georgia's 532 student-athletes set an all-time single semester record for combined grade point average (GPA) with a 3.34.

GHSA given the OK to resume restricted conditioning

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - The Georgia High School Association has been given the OK to resume restricted conditioning on June 8. According to the Atlanta...

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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.