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Local man arrested after reportedly dragging his wife out of a taxicab
The suspect was identified as Marcus Hurt, of the 100 block of Garrett Way, according toan incident report filed by Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Kevin Malloy.
Traffic stop leads to arrest of local man
The suspect was identified as Farando Antwan Speights, of the 100 block of Felton Drive, according to an incident report filed by Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Jerome Roberts.
Sparta man pleads guilty to aggravated assault, sentenced to 7 years in prison
SPARTA, Ga. — Shortly before testimony was to begin Tuesday in the jury trial of a 61-year-old Sparta mechanic in connection with a shooting of an Ohio woman back in 2016, the defendant decided to plead guilty and later was sentenced to seven years in prison.
Macon Man Sentenced in Deadly Nightclub Shooting - 41NBC News | WMGT-DT
Jackson was found guilty of malice murder, two counts of felony murder and two counts of violating the Georgia Street Gang Terrorism and Prevention Act. He’s also guilty of aggravated assault, possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.
Federal grand jury indicts man on drug charges
MACON, Ga. — A 37-year-old Milledgeville man was among 32 people indicted by a federal grand jury on criminal charges this week in U.S. Middle District of Georgia Court in Macon, The Union-Recorder has learned.
'The Concession Stand' opens to downtown Milledgeville visitors
It's called The Concession Stand and will offer visitors snacks, refreshments, personal care items and Milledgeville-themed merchandise.
Milledgeville Mall partners with local schools for reading initiative
The Milledgeville Mall recently announced the start of Milledgeville READS, a program designed to publicly promote reading through special events held at the Milledgeville Mall that inspire students, make reading fun and give back to local school libraries.
Milledgeville courthouse clock tower removed
"Well, when I went into the tower to find out why it wasn’t working, I was soaked by all the water seeping through the tower," Tobar said. "If you look at the seams on these two sections, you can see where the water infiltrated."
Tornado warning issued for Banks county
3:51 P.M. |The NWS says the storm that prompted the warning is weakening below severe limits, and is exiting the warned area. Therefore, the warning will be allowed to expire at 4P.M.. However heavy rain is still possible with this thunderstorm.
Deputies Searching for Armed Robbery Suspect in South Macon - 41NBC News | WMGT-DT
The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office is looking for the suspect involved in an early morning Armed Robbery.MACON, Georgia (WMGT/41NBC) – The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office is looking for the suspect involved in an early morning Armed Robbery.It happened just after 2:00 Friday morning at the Flash Foods on
Man gets life in prison for deadly 2016 shooting outside downtown Macon club
Quentin Mccorey Jackson, 34, was found guilty of malice murder, two counts of felony murder, two counts of violating the Georgia Street Gang Terrorism and Prevention Act and one count each of aggravated assault, possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony and possession of a firearm by
Now Hiring: Central Ga. job openings (August 16)
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Discover Middle Georgia: Andalusia - 41NBC News | WMGT-DT
Matthew S. Davis, Director of Historic Museums at Georgia College says most of the items you’ll see inside the home are original to when O’Connor lived there. He says “if you want a time capsule into a window of the mind of one of America’s greatest writers, this is a site you don’t want to miss.”
Local woman dies from injuries in two-car crash
The victim who died of her injuries was identified as Doris Bolston, of the 200 block of West Habersham Street, according to an accident report filed by Milledgeville Police Department Officer Crystal Reese.
Macon-Bibb County Landfill to close temporarily on select days
MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – Starting this week, Macon-Bibb County’s Landfill will temporarily close on selected days to do some maintenance work.
Graham Homes could be renamed
Keri Taylor, vice president of real estate for Housing Development Corporation in Decatur, Ga., discusses a RAD proposal that could turn public housing into affordable housing in the near future. She talked about the idea with members of Milledgeville City Council during a work session Tuesday night
Person killed in East Macon crash - 41NBC News | WMGT-DT
MACON, Georgia (41NBC/ WMGT)- One person is dead after a car accident in east Macon.Bibb County Coroner Leon Jones says a 4-door Jeep Cherokee hit a dump truck from Washington County Wednesday afternoon.- Advertisement -The incident happened on the 3300 block of Ocmulgee E. Blvd near Herbert Smart A
Road closures in Milledgeville for railroad repairs
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. -- There will be road closures in Milledgeville beginning Tuesday morning for railroad crossing repairs, according to GDOT.GDOT says the repairs require a one-day closure on US 441/Roberson Mill Road. They will shut down at 9 a.m.
Local woman charged after hit-and-run of bicyclist
The woman was identified as Janice Renee Butts, of the 600 block of Ga. Highway 49 West, according to an incident report filed by Milledgeville Police Department Officer Untimothy Roby.
Man found with gunshot wound but isn’t telling cops how it happened
Investigators have plenty of questions for a shooting victim but he’s not answering.Bibb County sheriff’s deputies and paramedics were called to the 3100 block of Houston Avenue just after 8 a.m. Thursday and found Christopher Robinson, 35, wounded in the left arm, Bibb County sheriff’s Lt. Sean DeF