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Driver in fatal Houston County school bus crash arrested on additional charges
Shalita Jackson Harris, 30, of Warner Robins, was charged with vehicular homicide and reckless driving in February. She has been free on a $10,000 bond pending trial.
Six suspects in alleged Fort Valley prostitution turn selves in
Clockwise from top left, mugshots of Kenneth Howard, Charles E. Jones, Alecia Johnson, Ryan Jenkins, Arthur James Nance and Devonte Little. (Peach County Sheriff)
Child rape suspect among 7 charged in Fort Valley State sex scandal
On Friday,the Peach County District Attorney’s Office named the seven suspects, including Alecia Johnson, the former FVSU president’s aide and campus Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority advisor.
4 things to do in Forsyth County this week
Show off your Halloween costumes at AllianceWhat:The SkillsUSA club at the Alliance Academy for Innovation is hosting a Trunk-or-Treat event for elementary and middle school students to promote the school’s chapter of the prominent career and technical student organization that helps provide trainin
Man Charged In Stabbing at Macon Apartments - 41NBC News | WMGT-DT
MACON, Georgia (WMGT/41NBC) – A stabbing at a Macon apartment complex leads to the arrest of one man, while another is sent to the hospital.58-year-old Lamar Ross is charged with criminal attempt to commit murder and terroristic threats.- Advertisement -
Boil alert for some Warner Robins residents
WARNER ROBINS, Ga. - A boil advisory is in place for Warner Robins Utilities customers on Shelia Drive for approximately 24-48 hours."In order to protect the public from a potential health hazard, Warner Robins Utilities customers on Shelia Drive are advised to “boil” all water prior to use," the ci
Two people shot at south Macon apartment complex
Two people were shot Tuesday morning during an altercation at the Bowden Homes Apartments on Houston Avenue.The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office says around 11:00 a.m. near building 13 of the complex, it was reported that multiple people were involved in an altercation.23-year-old Tatayana Khadijha McIn
FVSU sex scandal suspects include Houston Co. asst. principal, Crisp commissioner
On Friday, District Attorney David Cooke said Ernest Harvey, age 47, is charged with pandering and solicitation of sodomy. The other five men face the same charges.
Deputies: Man stabbed at Macon apartments, 1 arrested
MACON, Ga. -- One person is in custody after a stabbing with a knife in Macon Tuesday morning.The incident took place at the Colonial Terrace Apartments on Houston Ave. around 11 a.m.Officials say the stabbing happened during a dispute between two men.The victim is said to have non-life threatening
FVSU Wildcats sign Bonaire 10-year-old with neuroblastoma
Jace Cumbie is only 10-years-old but is already an official member of the FVSU Football team. He'll get to watch Wildcat practices, cheer on the team at games, will be invited team dinners and events, and more.
2 women wounded in gunfire and a man was cut off Macon’s Houston Avenue
Late morning violence off of Houston Avenue sent three people to the hospital Tuesday.Just after 11 a.m., Bibb County sheriff’s deputies were called to Bowden Homes at 2301 Houston Ave.One woman was wounded at the scene and another showed up at Medical Center, Navicent Health, with a gunshot wound t
Man dies alone in downtown Macon. Now Bibb coroner seeks his family
A 55-year-old Macon man was dead for days before his body was found Monday.Waverly Rice died of apparent natural causes at the Dempsey Apartments at the corner of Cherry and Third streets in downtown Macon, Bibb County Coroner Leon Jones said.The coroner’s office is now seeking Rice’s family members
Multiple systems to effect Middle Georgia's weather this week - 41NBC News | WMGT-DT
MACON, Georgia. (41NBC/WMGT) – Middle Georgia’s weather this week will be effected by multiple systems this week including a hurricane in the Pacific, a cold front and a high pressure system.
Judge Issues 7 Warrants For Arrest For AKA Prostitution Ring At Fort Valley State University
According to theAtlanta Journal Constitution,a judge issued six warrants for the arrest of six men who were clients of the students who were essentially pimped out by Alecia Jeanetta Johnson, a 48-year-old former executive assistant to the Fort Valley State University’s president. Johnson was also t
Remains found in Wilkinson Co. identified as missing woman
The human remains found last week off Highway 57 in Wilkinson County have been identified.Coroner Billy Matthews says the GBI matched the skeletal remains with dental records and found the body belonged to 47-year-old Rhonda Wimberly.Wimberly was reported missing on Feb. 19 by her parents, who said
Warrants Issued for 6 Men, 1 Woman, in Fort Valley State University Prostitution Scandal
In response to an alleged sex and prostitution ring busted in April at Georgia’s Fort Valley State University, a judge recently issued warrants for the arrest of six men who were clients of students of the HBCU, allegedly pimped out by a university employee.
Macon teen shot after fight with 16-year-old twin brothers
One teenager was shot Friday after a verbal altercation at school led to a physical one off campus.Sgt. Clay Williams with the Bibb County Sheriff's Office says the shooting happened near Steven Drive off Mercer University Drive around 3:30 p.m. Friday.Williams said the sheriff’s office was told the
Early Voting Satellite Locations Open In Warner Robins - 41NBC News | WMGT-DT
WARNER ROBINS, Georgia (WMGT/41NBC) – Early voting satellite locations open in Warner Robins.Voters can now cast an early ballot at the following locations:Houston Health Pavilion Conference Center233 N. Houston RoadOct. 22 – Nov. 28am – 5pmSaturday voting: October 27th, 9am – 4pmCentral Georgia Tec
Visitation and funeral arrangements for fallen Georgia officer
MACON, Ga. -- Visitation services for Antwan Toney -- the Gwinnett County police officer shot and killed Saturday -- are set for Tuesday in Peachtree Corners.They will take place at Crowell Brothers Funeral Home Tuesday from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m.Funeral services are Wednesday at 11 a.m. at 12Stone C
Another front arrives mid-week dropping afternoon highs in Middle Georgia - 41NBC News | WMGT-DT
MACON, Georgia. (41NBC/WMGT) – Fall-like weather will continue this week in Middle Georgia, though cooler conditions are expected by the end of the work week as another cold front plunges south and drops afternoon highs.