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Nance charged with pandering, solicitation in FVSU case - Cordele Dispatch

“This was a multi-months-long investigation, and there was sufficient evidence for the judge to issue warrants,” Cooke said at a press conference.

CORDELE DISPATCH - 2018-10-19 21:17:20

Freeze warning in effect tonight through Sunday for far northeast Georgia

A freeze warning is in effect tonight through Sunday for far northeast Georgia, according to theNational Weather Service.Counties under the freeze warning include Cobb, DeKalb, Cherokee, Clayton, Hall, Henry and Forsyth counties.RELATED |11Alive latest forecast reportOfficials warn that these areas

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-10-20 20:35:34

Pedestrian killed in Hawkinsville Road accident

Bibb County Coroner Leon Jones identified the victim as Gary Alden Runkles, 70, whose address is unknown. Jones is asking for the public’s help in locating his next of kin.


7 charged in Fort Valley State University sex scandal

Seven people, including the now former executive assistant to the Fort Valley State University president, are now charged with various sex crimes after a monthslong investigation into illegal conduct at the university.District Attorney David Cooke made the announcement at a press conference on Frida


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.

WMAZ - 2018-10-19 15:07:17

Arrests made in alleged prostitution operation in Macon

MACON, Ga. - A months-long investigation into a prostitution operation in Macon ends with seven arrests. Investigators say they've charged Alecia Jeanetta Johnson with six counts of pimping and six counts of prostitution. Johnson is the former Fort Valley State University executive assistant to the

FOX5ATLANTA.COM - 2018-10-20 00:34:00

Pedestrian fatality hit on Hawkinsville Rd.

MACON, Ga -- According to Bibb County Coroner Leon Jones a pedestrian was killed Sunday night after he was struck by a vehicle.The incident occurred on Hawkinsville Road at approximately 10:30 p.m, according to Public Information Officer Linda Howard.This accident is under investigation and our team


7 arrest warrants issued in Georgia university sex investigation

FORT VALLEY, Ga. - Prosecutors announced Friday they've issued seven arrests warrants, including for a former Fort Valley State University official, for prostitution and sodomy that allegedly began a year ago. >> Read more trending news Warrants were issued Tuesday for Ernest Harvey, 47; Kenneth Ho

WOKV.COM - 2018-10-20 01:35:00

This creepy Warner Robins home has scared people for years, but this could be the last

Many hours of work go into the Museum of Aviation’s Nevermore Hills Haunted Trail each year, but it takes no effort to make the house that it features look scary.It manages that all on its own.The one-story home is about 2,000 square feet with a vaulted ceiling and a screened front porch. Long vacan


Macon DA’s Office announces results of a several month-long investigation - 41NBC News | WMGT-DT

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – The Macon Judicial Circuit District Attorney’s Office will be holding a news conference at 10:30 a.m. today to announce the results of a several months-long investigation.Go to 41NBC News’ Facebook page to see the conference live.


BREAKING: Fort Valley State employee accused of pimping, taking scholarship money

Former FVSU executive assistant to the president 48-year-old Alecia Johnson has been charged with six counts of pimping on allegations of arranging a prostitute for the six other men, six counts of prostitution and conspiracy to commit fiduciary theft for reportedly taking scholarship money that had


'Not worth it': Brother of teen arrested for bringing gun to Northside High speaks out

Frederick Lambert said his brother Ahmien Beasley started out that day like any other. Lambert said Beasley got up at 5 a.m., got ready and headed to Northside - but despite his normal routine, it wasn't a normal school day.


Suspect killed after firing gun while handcuffed during traffic stop on I-75

BARTOW COUNTY, Ga. - The Georgia State Patrol said a man is dead after he managed to fire a weapon hidden in his waistband while handcuffed during a traffic stop on I-75. The bullet hit a trooper in the stomach but his bulletproof vest saved his life, police said. The shooting happened Thursday at


Man charged with killing girlfriend released from jail when police find new suspect by chance

Family photoKendra Roberts was found shot to death on the side of the road in Macon, Georgia, in 2016. Authorities thought her boyfriend did it, but they were apparently wrong. They, by chance, discovered that shell casings found near the crime scene matched a gun belonging to the suspect in another


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.


How to get food stamps

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - Approximately 12,000 people in Dougherty County are receiving food stamps, and after Hurricane Michael many are concerned if their benefits will continue.The interim director said they went ahead and released the October benefits early.But if you already received food stamps and


Mobile food pantry rolls into Dooly County to help people struggling after Hurricane Michael

"About two hours, but it's well worth it," that's how long people say they waited for their chance to get a bag of food from the Middle Georgia Food Bank.


Man’s body found in truck at Warner Robins Walmart

A man was found dead in a pickup truck Wednesday morning in the parking lot of a Walmart Neighborhood Market in Warner Robins.Jennifer Parson with Warner Robins Police did confirm a body was found at the location on Russell Parkway and she said they believe the man has been in the car since Tuesday,


Northside student charged after police find gun, bullets during search

Ahmien Beasley (Warner Robins Police Department)WARNER ROBINS, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – A Northside High School student was arrested and charged Tuesday after officers found an unloaded pistol and several bullets.Warner Robins Police Department tells 41NBC officers got a tip that a 17-year-old student


Macon lottery ticket worth a million dollars as Mega Millions jackpot nears a billion

Nearly a billion dollars will be up for grabs Friday in a Mega Millions record jackpot.No one matched all the numbers in Tuesday’s drawing so the jackpot is expected to hit $900 million.The cash option will be about $513 million.“Georgians love big jackpots, so this is an exciting time for us,” Geor