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Judge sentences men to life plus 60 years
The sentences were handed down by Ocmulgee Judicial Circuit Superior Court Judge Alison T. Burleson shortly after a jury convicted Malik Nashiem Taylor, 22, and Jeremerius Trevontaine Goodman, 25, both of Milledgeville, of felony murder and other criminal charges.
Prosecutors, defense rest in murder trial
The trial, which began last Monday with the selection of jurors, resumed Tuesday following the federal observance of Veterans Day.
Businessman jailed without bond on felony charges
The alleged crimes reportedly happened over a three-year period in Wilkinson and Putnam counties, authorities say, involving a 15-year-old Milledgeville girl.
OCMS students honor Oconee veterans
At the student-run Veterans Day event at Oconee County Middle School on Monday, sixth, seventh and eighth grade students read aloud essays on what the American flag symbolizes to them, performed patriotic anthems such as “The Star Spangled Banner” and “Armed Forces on Parade” and led a white table c
BREAKING: Woman shot and killed, suspect on the loose in Warner Robins
That's according to Jennifer Parson with the Warner Robins Police Department, which confirmed the shooting happened at a home on Maplewood Dr., located off of Feagin Mill Rd.
Oconee artist reflects on U.S. history
“All this stuff we’re fighting about, it all started in how this country was founded,” commented Hobbs, who began the project in 2016. “It was Thanksgiving, so I had this idea of a Thanksgiving table where you could bring in these figures from history and they could sit down. What would they talk ab
Georgia flooding expected with up to 3 more inches of rain coming
The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood watch through Thursday at 7 a.m. for the northern two thirds of Georgia including Macon, Warner Robins, Columbus, Atlanta, Dublin, Augusta, Athens, Atlanta and Rome.
Woman found dead in missing man’s east Macon apartment
A woman checking on the resident, who is a military veteran recently released from jail, found the body at about 11:30 a.m., Bibb County deputy coroner Lonnie Miley said.
Suspect wanted for stealing cash from Bobby Jones Walmart
According to the sheriff’s office, the theft happened Nov. 10 at the Walmart on Bobby Jones. A customer checking out at the store requested $80 in cash back, but forgot the money when he left the store. When he returned, the money was missing and had not been turned in.
Apalachee River Intake Makes Georgia's Dirty Dozen List
The Georgia Water Coalition's Dirty Dozen report does not list the most polluted places in Georgia but rather highlights the "politics, policies and issues that threaten the health of Georgia's water and the well-being of 10 million Georgians," the news release issued Tuesday states.
The Price is Right Live! is coming to the Macon Coliseum
On April 6, 2019, The Price is Right Live! will be in Macon, giving audience members the chance to play classic games -- like Plinko and Cliffhanger -- from TV's longest-running game show.
Florida couple relocated to east Dublin after being displaced by Hurricane Michael
"I said, 'Dave, get away from the window!' and then, 'BOOM' -- all the glass, you could hear it breaking on down window to window," Anderson said.
Dublin private school investigating alleged school shooting threat
A Dublin private school says they'll have deputies on campus all week after an alleged gun threat.Headmaster Steve Couey at Trinity Christian School says last week someone found a drawing on a bathroom wall that showed a gun and warned people to be prepared for Wednesday, November 14.He said they're
Established in 1822, Swainsboro is known as the Crossroads of the Great South
Established in 1822, Swainsboro is known as the Crossroads of the Great South. Visitors can explore the unique history of the region, visit one of the many music festivals, or enjoy a day of leisurely shopping in the area.
Plant Mitchell grows closer to closing, stack demolished Sunday
ALBANY, GA (WALB) - Georgia Power grew one step closer to the dismantlement of Plant Mitchell Sunday, by demolishing the exhaust stack on the site.
Testimony continues in murder trial
A girl, who was 16 at the time, was standing in the yard of a residence at 126 Central Avenue with four of friends at the time of the shooting. Keona Lewis sustained a gunshot wound to one of her legs, authorities said.
Dublin looking for revenge in second round of state playoffs
"We're real hungry (to beat them)," Dublin senior Steven Linton said. "They beat us in the second round of the playoffs -- football, and basketball -- so I'm trying to get my revenge for both."
Bibb inmate on the run after fleeing work detail
Patrick was originally in jail for theft by taking (felony), probation violation superior court, and bond surrender. A warrant for the charge of "escape before conviction" is being issued for Patrick.
Missing woman who left home to run errand found dead
JOHNS CREEK, Ga.- A sad update to a missing grandmother.The family toldChannel 2's Mike Petchenikthey found her body. Now, they're thanking everyone who took time to search for her.We first told youLynne Smithdisappeared last week.She left her home in johns creek to run errands but never returned.We
CORONER: Dead body found in East Macon
According to the Bibb County Coroner's office, the victim only identified as a 51 year old black male, was found in the 5000 block of Ocmulgee East Blvd.