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GSP: Hawkinsville wreck kills woman, sends 4 others to hospital
HAWKINSVILLE, Ga. -- A two-car accident in Hawkinsville Sunday morning killed one person and sent four others to the hospital. According to Georgia State Patrol, an accident on GA 11 left 34-year-old Kaleena Bramblett of Hawkinsville dead. Meanwhile, a 39-year-old woman, 11-year-old boy, 12-year-old
Mashburn elected new Pulaski Co. sole commissioner
Jenna Mashburn won the runoff election Tuesday night against Tim Young for Pulaski County sole commissioner. Results came in just after 8:30 p.m. with Mashburn getting 1,255 votes and Young getting 722 votes.
Houston Co family gifted first home just in time for holidays
WARNER ROBINS, Ga-- Jessica Rivera was a teacher in Puerto Rico but when her contract was terminated, the family only had one income to support their three young kids. The Rivera family was living check-to-check and at times couldn't afford food.
Four Questions with former Northside head coach Conrad Nix
GHSF Daily is expanding its Four Questions feature this season beyond head coaches to other voices in high school football. Today's interviewee is Conrad Nix, who won 300 games in a 41-year coaching career. Nix's teams at Northside of Warner Robins won state championships in 2006 and 2009. Nix retir
TRAFFIC ALERT: Accident with injuries blocking Hwy. 247 in Houston Co.
HOUSTON COUNTY, Ga. -- The Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) said an accident with injuries has blocked Highway 247. According to GDOT, the wreck is near Beaver Creek Rd. It's reportedly expected to be cleared by 10:30 p.m.
Deputies: Teen crashes car into tree after chase through Warner Robins
WARNER ROBINS, Ga. -- A teens faces 13 charges after crashing his father's car into a tree in Warner Robins Friday following a deputy chase. Chandon Cummings, 18, of Warner Robins, is charged with:
Two arrested in drug bust during traffic stop in Cordele
Two men are in jail after a drug bust in Cordele Thursday evening. It happened Thursday at around 7:30 p.m., according to a news release from the Cordele Police Department. The release says 30-year-old Rashad Cobb and 28-year-old Sanchez Savage were arrested during a traffic stop in which police fou
'It's wrong': Warner Robins Salvation Army still seeking church burglary suspect
WARNER ROBINS, Ga. -- A Warner Robins Salvation Army has been left wondering why anyone would steal money from it just weeks before Christmas. For over 150 years, the organization has given back to the communities where its thrift stores are located, especially during the holiday season.
New youth detention center opens in Laurens County
LAURENS CO., Ga. -- The Cadwell Regional Youth Detention Center opened Monday in Laurens County. Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) Commissioner Avery D. Niles presided over the opening ceremony.
Jackson High School FFA team places in career development event
The Jackson High School’s FFA Agriculture Sales Team recently placed seventh out of 15 in the Area 3 FFA Agriculture Sales Career Development Event. The event was held Dec. 6 at Fort Valley State University.
GSP: Wreck leaves teen with 'serious injuries' after driver flees Houston Co. deputies
HOUSTON COUNTY, Ga. -- Georgia State Patrol said a 19-year-old is at a Macon-area hospital with "serious injuries" following a vehicle chase and crash in Houston County. GSP said a Houston County deputy tried to stop an 18-year-old driver for speeding, but the teen fled.
Georgia's pecan production takes a hit from wet weather
PEACH CO., Ga. -- Georgia is the nation's leading pecan producing state with more than 145,000 acres of pecans, according to the University of Georgia's center for agribusiness and economic development.
Houston Co. schools releases images of elementary school burglary suspect
WARNER ROBINS, Ga. -- The Houston County School District has released surveillance images of a suspect who reportedly broke into a local elementary school twice in the same weekend.
Tyler Fromm excited about the 2019 Tigers class
AUBURN, ALABAMA -- Next Tuesday, Auburn tight end commit Tyler Fromm of Warner Robins (Ga.) will play in his last high school game — a state final vs. Bainbridge. This weekend, though, it was all about Auburn.
Active-duty airman convicted of molesting, raping Warner Robins teen
A Warner Robins man was convicted of of multiple crimes in Houston County Superior Court on Thursday after a two-day jury trial. A Houston Judicial Circuit news release says James Richard Lane, III, 40, an active-duty member of the United States Air Force, was convicted of two counts of aggravated c
GSP: Wreck in Dodge County school zone sends 12 to the hospital
DODGE COUNTY, Ga. -- Georgia State Patrol (GSP) said 12 people were injured Thursday in a wreck that happened in a school zone on Highway 341. The Georgia Department of Transportation first reported the incident around 4:30 p.m. GDOT added the wreck happened near South Dodge Elementary School in Eas
Tip leads to drug charges in Cordele
Two men are facing drug charges in Cordele after a tip from an off-duty sheriff's deputy. Investigators say that Cordele Police officers made a traffic stop on 30-year-old Rashad Cobb and 28-year-old Sanchez December 6 after the tip came in about drug transactions happening in a store parking lot.
2 arrested on drug charges during Cordele traffic stop
CORDELE, GA (WALB) - Acting on a tip regarding illegal drug transactions in the parking lot of Walmart, officers of the Cordele Police Department arrested two men on multiple drug charges.
Warner Robins remains undefeated with home win over Houston County
WARNER ROBINS, Ga. -- It's never easy losing a talented senior class in high school basketball -- it's even more difficult when you lose 12 seniors who led you to a state championship.
Families of service members killed in Mississippi disaster want more answers
Ashley Kundrat and the man she would marry first grew close in high school in Frederick, Md. They dated back then, and by 2004, they were beginning a family that would eventually include a son, a daughter, evenings cooking together and lots of hiking.