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Local man arrested on attempted rape charge

Fogg, who was taken into custody shortly after the crime was reported, was charged with felony criminal attempt to commit rape and misdemeanor battery under the Georgia Family Violence Act, records show.

UNION-RECORDER - 2018-09-19 20:02:00

Georgia physician gets 100 month sentence for giving out pills and prescriptions for cash

Former gynecologist George “Mack” Bird III, 59, was sentenced to more than eight years in prison and fined $20,000 on Tuesday, Sept. 18, for dispensing and prescribing addictive opioids and other drugs to people who received little or no medical services from clinics in Dublin and Eastman. Bird also

WTGS - 2018-09-18 16:23:08

Second arrest made in connection to the murder of Macon teen - 41NBC News | WMGT-DT

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – A second arrest has been made in connection to the murder of 17-year-old Pedro Garcia.The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office and the U.S. Marshal Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force arrested 17-year-old Tajah Deshaun Coleman. He is charged with the murder.- Advertisement -

41NBC.COM - 2018-09-19 14:05:26

Swainsboro man sentenced to 140 months in prison for leading drug trafficking operation

Tony Lanard Williams, 43, received the sentence of 140 months in federal prison from United States District Judge Lisa Godbey Wood. The leader of a drug trafficking organization that involved numerous other individuals, Williams was subject to enhanced penalties after the court determined he was a c

WTGS - 2018-09-18 15:56:51

Baldwin County pushes forward with election preparations

For the past 16 years, casting ballots electronically has been a way of life for voters throughout cities and counties in Georgia. And certainly, Milledgeville and Baldwin County are no exception.

UNION-RECORDER - 2018-09-19 17:30:00

Man reports truck stolen from local store

At the time of the incident, the victim remembered three young boys sitting beside the store when he drove up, Clements said in his report.

UNION-RECORDER - 2018-09-18 22:30:00

The biggest game for Georgia and every other Top 25 team

OK, we've had our fun with the non-conference schedule. Auburn-Washington, LSU-Miami, TCU-Ohio State. But now it's time to really dive into conference play, where postseason spots are won and lost. What's the most important game for each Top 25 team as they jockey for bowl and playoff positioning? L

ESPN - 2018-09-19 11:30:00

Milledgeville man arrested for aggravated battery

The woman, meanwhile, sustained serious injuries and was taken by ambulance to the emergency room of Navicent Health Baldwin hospital in Milledgeville.

UNION-RECORDER - 2018-09-18 18:15:00

Teen shot dead in Macon's 32nd homicide of 2018

Just days afterMacon-Bibb's 31st homicideof the year, Bibb deputies started investigating the shooting death of 17-year-old Pedro Garcia.Pedro Garcia, 17-years-old. Garcia's family provided this photo of him.Bibb Coroner Leon Jones says he pronounced Garcia dead on the scene at 696 Villa Crest Avenu


Macon men sentenced to life for killing warrants clerk in 2015 - 41NBC News | WMGT-DT

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – A jury found two men guilty in the 2015 murder of a Bibb County Sheriff’s employee, 23-year-old Vernard Mays.

41NBC.COM - 2018-09-18 22:40:09

Man dies after being crushed by machine at Georgia workplace

CARROLLTON, Ga. —A man was killed Monday when he wascrushed by a machineat his job in west Georgia, a fire department official said.The incidentoccurred between 5:30 and 6 a.m. at DieTech Industries in the 100 block of Automation Drive, Carrollton fire Chief Jimmy Bearden toldWSB-TV.


Earth Talk: Lending a hand to access public land

Dear EarthTalk: Are any environmental groups working specifically to increase access to nature and the outdoors?— Mary Pelletier, Macon, Ga.No one doubts that time spent outdoors in nature is time well-spent, especially in this age of smartphones, tablets and laptops vying for our attention. Researc

HERALDCOURIER.COM - 2018-09-18 20:09:00

Woman sought on outstanding warrants

The woman, still being sought Monday, was identified as Victoria Leanna Hood, according to an incident report filed by Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Robert Adams.


Macon man who bragged about killing sentenced to 40 years

A second man present during the shooting, Brandon Mcallister, said the shooting happened over a marijuana purchase and that Bryant was the one who pulled the trigger and fired the fatal shots.


Georgia vs. Tennessee kickoff announced by SEC

The UGA offense racked up 294 yards rushing and 5.3 yards per carry in the win. Nick Chubb, after suffering a gruesome knee injury in Knoxville in 2015, led the way with 16 carries for 109 yards. Jake Fromm, a freshman quarterback making his first SEC start on the road, had a pair of rushing scores.


Georgia police chief hit, killed during car chase

LUDOWICI, Ga. -- Ludowici Police Department Chief Frank McClelland, Jr. was hit and killed by a vehicle during a chase by other officers Saturday night.


Local library needs our support

Aside from the features of this year’s event, the funds generated by supporting the annual book fair help to make library programs and activities possible, which is why it warrants local support.


Robber points gun at clerk, takes cash from Macon Circle K - 41NBC News | WMGT-DT

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT)- A robber pointed a gun a store clerk early Tuesday morning as he stole cash from the registers.Deputies responded to the Circle K at 2580 Riverside Drive, just before 1:30 a.m.He was last seen running away from the store towards a nearby Applebee’s Restaurant.

41NBC.COM - 2018-09-18 08:25:47

Deputies searching for Macon teen wanted in connection to weekend homicide

The Bibb County Sheriff's Office is looking for 18-year old Dequaviouse Jamal Howard.Howard is wanted in connection with the shooting death of 30 year-old Michael Antwan Chapman, who was found dead outside a home on Burke Street Saturday night.Sgt. Linda Howard with the Bibb County Sheriff's Office


Sheriff's Office Needs Help Finding Murder Suspect

MACON, Georgia – The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office is asking the public for its help locating 18 year old Dequaviouse Jamal Howard.Howard is wanted for questioning in connection with the murder of 30 year old Michael Antwan Chapman.- Advertisement -Sheriffs’ deputies found Chapman lying on Burke Stre