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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.
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
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
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.
Investigators find missing man's car as search continues
MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – Investigators with the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office have found the car of a missing Macon man.53 year-old John Fleming has been missing since mid-September according to family and friends.- Advertisement -His girlfriend reported him missing after he was supposed to pick
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
TRAFFIC ALERT: Truck flips at Hwy 247 in Warner Robins
WARNER ROBINS, Ga. -- A truck flipped at Highway 247 and N Davis Drive in Warner Robins Tuesday morning, closing lanes as officials clear the wreck.It happened around 9:30 a.m.Lanes are currently closed along Hwy. 129 as Warner Robins emergency officials work the scene.There is no word yet on any in
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.
Eatonton woman arrested after car breaks down
A 41-year-old Eatonton woman, a passenger in a car that broke down on Irwinton Road in Baldwin County early Monday, was arrested on drug charges by local authorities.
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.
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.
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
Here's the 'Good News' that happened in Central Georgia: Oct. 14-20
In October, Gottwals will be donating books to first graders in Bibb, Peach and Houston Counties
Miracle Baby who wasn't supposed to live past 3 passes away, family mourns
"Logan is now playing ball. He is talking and he's walking, and he's running. He's able to do the things that he was never able to do," said Vernadoe.
Woman, 46, accused of kidnapping teen when both about 19
A Georgia woman is accused of kidnapping a teenager 27 years ago, when both were about 19 years old.News outlets report that the Georgia Bureau of Investigation arrested 46-year-old Melinda McSwain on Thursday in the disappearance of 19-year-old Sabrina Perry from Macon in 1991.The Telegraph of Maco
Arrest Made in 2017 Warner Robins Murder - 41NBC News | WMGT-DT
On Saturday, May 6, 2017 officers responded to a shots fired call at the Robins Landing Apartment Complex at 320 Carl Vinson Parkway around 4:35AM.
Woman arrested in nearly 30-year-old Macon cold case
27 years ago, Sabrina Long went missing. She was last seen at her home in Macon. Now, a former Macon woman is accused of kidnapping Long back in 1991.
Dublin handles business against Northeast
DUBLIN, Ga. -- The Dublin Fighting Irish got their fifth straight win on senior night in a 35-3 win over Northeast.The Irish got another big game from running back Greg Jones and quarterback Rodriguez Martin. Martin got things done for Dublin through the air and on the ground as he got to flex his d
BREAKING: GBI makes arrest in decades-long missing person's case in Macon
MACON, Ga. -- The Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) has made an arrest in the case ofmissing woman Sabrina Long, who disappeared from her Macon home in April 1992.
Watch: Florida reveals 'icy' helmet design for Georgia game
"We'll try to get the team somewhat rested as best we can," Florida head coachDan Mullensaid last week. "After the bye you come back and we have a pretty tough five-game stretch, which depending on how it goes could turn into a six-, seven-, eight-game stretch at the end of the season depending on w