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Driver in fatal crash identified; charges pending

The Georgia State Patrol has issued a preliminary report on the fatal crash on Yatesville Road here Wednesday morning. That reports follows in its entirety: At approximately 10:55 a.m., GSP was dispatched to a single vehicle collision on Thomaston-Yatesville Road in Lamar County. A 2004 Ford F-25

HERALD-GAZETTE - 2018-01-17 23:59:59

Homeless man charged in vacant house blaze that injured 3 firefighters

A homeless man has been charged with arson in a vacant house fire that injured three Macon-Bibb County firefighters. George Green Little, 63, who has no home according to Bibb jail records, was arrested just after 4 p.m. Tuesday. Little is accused of setting fire to a house at the corner of Calhoun

MACON TELEGRAPH - 2018-01-17 18:34:00

Up to 1 inch of snow possible throughout the morning

Snow is likely this morning as a band of snow sweeps through Central Georgia. A Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for Jasper, Putnam, Hancock, Warren, Jones, Baldwin, Washington, Glascock, Jefferson, Bibb, Twiggs, Wilkinson, Johnson, Macon, Peach, Houston, Bleckley, Laurens, Sumter, Dooly, Cr

WMAZ - 2018-01-17 11:23:31

Details on the fatal I-75 crash that killed two people in Bibb County

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - A fatal accident on I-75 claimed the lives of two people in Bibb County this morning. Unfortunately, the snow day wreaked havoc on highways across Middle Georgia causing several accidents along interstate roads including I-16, I-475 and I-75. But there was only one acci

41NBC.COM - 2018-01-18 00:17:22

Coroner: 2 dead in crash on I-75N near Pio Nono exit

MACON, Ga. - Two people are dead after a two-car crash on Interstate 75 north Wednesday morning. It happened around 9:35 a.m. on I-75 north just before the Pio Nono exit -- about one mile north of Hartley Bridge Road. Bibb County Coroner Leon Jones says two men were pronounced dead at the scene. Jon

WGXA.TV - 2018-01-17 10:58:27

2 Warner Robins men killed in accident on I-75 in Bibb Co.

(UPDATE 1 p.m.) The victims have been identified as Tuan Nguyen, 63, and Thanh Nguyen, 48. Coroner Leon Jones says the two men were on their way to work at Sakura on Shurling Drive when the accident happened. ----------------------- (UPDATE 11 a.m.) A news release from the Bibb Sheriff's Office offe

WMAZ - 2018-01-17 18:11:17

Rare snowfall hits Macon-Bibb; emergency crews warn of dangers

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - For the first time in four years, Macon-Bibb County residents got to enjoy snow Wednesday. A winter storm brought about an inch of snow that came during the early morning hours. "The cold front has arrived," Macon-Bibb County EMA Director Spencer Hawkins said. "It is st

41NBC.COM - 2018-01-18 00:09:54

Bibb County DA Office announces delayed openings for Thursday

MACON, Ga. -- The Bibb County District Attorney's Office will have a delayed opening on Thursday, Jan. 18 due to winter weather conditions. According to a release from the Office of the District Attorney, the office will open at 11 a.m. Thursday morning. The release states that Crawford and Peach c

WGXA.TV - 2018-01-17 20:00:58

Nicolas Petit claims 2018 Copper Basin 300

GLENNALLEN, Alaska (KTUU) - Nicolas Petit won the 2018 Copper Basin 300 pulling into Glenallen at 7:13 pm Monday. The veteran musher won the race in a time of 37 hours, 51 minutes. This is Petit's second victory of 2018 winning the Knik 200 earlier this month. The Girdwood musher was followed to

KTUU - 2018-01-16 07:01:00

Intensive hunts will school bears to stay out of city

Having listened to and read about Anchorage's bear issue for many years, I have written to the ADN recently to point out a solution that has not been tried in Game Management Unit 14C (the Anchorage Bowl) - intensive management. The following is my response to Rick Sinnott's Dec. 26 commentary addr


Interior mushers crowd top of Copper Basin 300 field

FAIRBANKS - Fairbanks resident Sven Haltmann was the first musher to leave the Sourdough checkpoint Sunday night in the Copper Basin 300 sled dog race. Haltmann, who is a CB 300 veteran from Arctic Winter Adventures in Fairbanks, began the 75-mile trek to the fourth - and final - checkpoint in Mende


Local figure skating community welcomes Keegan Messing

ANCHORAGE (KTUU) - Before last weekend, Keegan Messing was an unknown to many Alaskans outside of the local figure skating scene. Now, that is no longer the case, as the athlete will soon be taking the international stage. Keegan Messing is all smiles after being named to Canada's 2018 Olympic Figur

KTUU - 2018-01-17 13:55:00

Girdwood figure skater makes Canadian Olympic team

GIRDWOOD, Alaska (KTUU) - A 25-year-old from Girdwood has been selected to join the Canadian Olympic team as a figure skater. Keegan Messing was born in Alaska but holds dual citizenship. Messing took second place overall in the Canadian Nationals. He earned a score of 173.60 in the free skate, bri


Here's what's coming up for AK Beer Week 2018

The holidays are over, but that doesn't mean there's nothing left to celebrate. AK Beer Week is here to showcase beer from around state, country and globe. The main attraction is, as ever, The Great Alaska Beer and Barleywine Festival, but there will also be beer dinners, "tap takeovers" and partie


Salon: In Alaska, boomers lead in pot store clientele

Alaska marijuana store operators, interviewed recently in Salon, talked about how baby boomers have become a sizable percentage of their clientele. "I think a lot of people come in that are now reaching retirement and could not consume during their career. What if they were testing or felt that it


'No dogs, no politics, no religious orders.' Christian activist fights Girdwood Forest Fair ban in court

ANCHORAGE (KTUU) - A Christian activist who has protested at Anchorage gay pride events filed a lawsuit against the city Thursday claiming he was kicked out of the Girdwood Forest Fair for expressing his religious beliefs. "Where Alaska's citizens are free to walk they are also free to talk," an a


Wednesday's storm a hazard for some, a delight for others

It could have been a lot worse. That was the theme repeated by several law enforcement officials as they considered Wednesday's Winter Storm Inga. With schools and universities closed, and many Upstate residents choosing to remain at home, the storm's impact was limited, police said. "How I apprecia

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2018-01-17 21:43:27

Lexington's Mr. D's Steakhouse is sold

According to Southern Visions Real Estate, the Lexington building once home to Mr. D's Steakhouse has sold. The 7,500-square foot restaurant located at 938 N. Lake Drive was purchased by Krish Investment Holdings LLC, "for an undisclosed future use." Southern Visions represented the seller, Royalty

THE STATE - 2018-01-16 14:17:00

Some businesses open, others closed for Anderson County snow day

Subscribed, but don't have a login? Some businesses in Anderson County didn't take a snow day Wednesday, and if anyone needed lunch, ice-melt, milk, bread or a sled, they were ready to help. The White Jones Ace Hardware near North Main Street and Whitehall Road in Anderson started the day operating

ANDERSON INDEPENDENT-MAIL - 2018-01-17 18:38:29

Slow-moving winter storm leaves lingering effect in South | The State

Several Southern states will be dealing with the lingering effects of a slow-moving winter storm that dumped a half-foot (15 centimeters) of snow on North Carolina's largest cities, dusted the Deep South and killed at least 10 people. From Charlotte to Raleigh, North Carolina's five most populous ci

THE STATE - 2018-01-18 04:06:00