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GSP: Baldwin County crash kills man, woman
BALDWIN COUNTY, Ga. -- A crash involving a tractor trailer and truck Sunday afternoon in Baldwin County killed two people. GSP says the crash happened around 12:25 p.m. at the intersection of GA 243 and GA 112.
Fall Line Freeway crash kills Macon couple
A husband and wife from Macon were killed in a two-vehicle crash involving a tractor-trailer Sunday afternoon in southern Baldwin County, state authorities say. John and Joan Woodford, both 71 years old, were identified as the victims by Baldwin County Chief Deputy Coroner Ken Garland in a Monday mo
These Are The 10 Poorest Cities In Georgia For 2019
We used science and data to determine which places in Georgia are basically dead broke. Editor’s Note: This article is an opinion based on facts and is meant as infotainment. Don’t freak out we updated this article for 2019. This is our fourth time ranking the poorest places in Georgia.
Georgia deputies suspended for illegally hunting deer
WARNER ROBINS, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia sheriff's office says two of its deputies have been suspended for illegally hunting deer. Houston County Chief Deputy Billy Rape says a state investigation found that Sgt. Kevin Harper and his nephew, Cpl. Brandon Harper, illegally killed a deer while working as p
Here's the 'Good News' that happened in Central Georgia: Dec. 9-15
Principal Carmalita Dillard says the excitement that the kids showed warmed her heart. 2. Dublin students pen rap songs to learn different styles of writing. Teacher Heather Sumner says the rap helps students better grasp the information.
Holiday activities happening at CSH
While a former mental health facility may at first sound like a better attraction for Halloween, recent revitalization efforts at Central State Hospital have areas of the historic grounds decked out for the upcoming Christmas holiday.
Bibb DA: The officers involved in last week's fatal shooting acted in 'self-defense'
Macon-Bibb District Attorney David Cooke announced Monday that the officers involved in last week's fatal officer-involved shooting in Lizella acted in 'self-defense.'. He recounted the series of events that led up to the shooting, based on evidence and in speaking with GBI agents.
First fatal downtown Macon shooting since 2016 causing concerns
Bullet holes can be seen in a window and the siding of the Raffield Tire shop at the corner of Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard and Poplar Street. At around 1:30 a.m. on Sunday morning, the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office responded to calls of shots fired near the shop. Danny Causey was pronounced d
Boys and Girls Club has served community from 1988-2018
When 7-year-old Mark Wiggins’ mother packed him up for a move from Sandersville to Milledgeville, he had a penchant for mischief and no friends in his new city. He remembers riding by the Boys & Girls Club of Baldwin and Jones County location on West Charlton Street with her when they first arrived
Shooting victim was engaged to be married
SPARTA, Ga. — Dequane Rayshun Williams was hoping for a bright future with his longtime girlfriend, Makaila Hines. The couple, engaged for the past several months, had planned to wed Feb. 16, 2019.
Family remembers brothers hit and killed by train in north Macon
MACON, Ga. -- The family of the two brothers hit and killed by a train in north Macon Saturday afternoon remember Cory and Brian Cranmore as "compassionate and good people." The coroner says Cory Cranmore, 27, and Brian Cranmore, 30 -- both of Macon -- were walking on the train tracks near Arkwright
GBI probing fatal shooting of man following traffic stop in Sparta
SPARTA, Ga. — A Hancock County man is dead after a Wednesday night shooting at a traffic stop near the recreation park on Fairmont Road. A supervisory agent with the Georgia Bureau of Investigation Region 6 Office in Milledgeville indicates the shooting was not officer-involved as previously reporte
Georgia K-9 that lost eye after being shot in head is released from hospital
A Georgia K-9 that was shot during a traffic-stop confrontation that killed a police officer has lost an eye, but was released from a veterinary hospital Saturday and is expected to make a full recovery.
Gess named new solicitor general of Baldwin Co. State Court
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. — After five years of working as an assistant district attorney in the Ocmulgee Judicial Circuit District Attorney’s Office in Milledgeville, J. Skye Gess will soon assume her new role as solicitor general of Baldwin County State Court.
Man Shot in Macon, Deputies Looking For Suspect
MACON, Ga – Bibb County Deputies are trying to find the person who shot a man in Macon over the weekend. Deputies say they were called to the intersection of Knightsbridge Road at Knightsbridge Place just before 11 Saturday night to check on a person with a gunshot wound. When they arrived, they fou
Husband, wife killed in Baldwin Co. crash
Two people are dead after an accident involving a semi-truck Sunday afternoon in Baldwin County. According to Georgia State Patrol, they were dispatched to the area of Georgia 112 and Georgia 243 -- near the intersection of Vinson Highway and the Fall Line Freeway -- for a two-vehicle accident aroun
Man wanted in North Georgia deadly shooting apprehended in Alabama
A man wanted in connection with a deadly weekend shooting in North Georgia was taken into custody in Alabama. About 8 hours elapsed from the time Gordon County sheriff’s deputies found a man’s body at a home near Calhoun and Justin Blake Martinat, 29, was apprehended, authorities said. A manhunt beg
Brothers killed by train in middle Georgia identified
MACON, Ga. — The coroner's office confirmed the names of two people killed after being hit by a freight train on Saturday. Coroner Leon Jones said Cory Dale Cranmore, 28, and his brother, Brian Cranmore, 30, died in the incident.
Georgia man indicted after 16 dogs found dead in his home
A Georgia man has been indicted on charges of animal cruelty after 16 dogs were found dead in a home. The home, which is located in Oglethorpe County, was the home of the now-defendant before he was evicted. The dogs were discovered August 11 of this year, but it is not currently known how the dogs
Two people now dead: Passenger aboard scooter struck by vehicle on Macon Road dies
The passenger who was aboard a motor scooter struck from behind by a vehicle on Macon Road, or U.S. Hwy. 80, has succumbed to his injuries at a Columbus hospital. Muscogee County Coroner Buddy Bryan confirmed Sunday that Jeremy Blankenship, 30, was pronounced dead at 10:20 a.m. Sunday at Piedmont Co