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BREAKING: Fort Valley State employee accused of pimping, taking scholarship money

Former FVSU executive assistant to the president 48-year-old Alecia Johnson has been charged with six counts of pimping on allegations of arranging a prostitute for the six other men, six counts of prostitution and conspiracy to commit fiduciary theft for reportedly taking scholarship money that had

WGXA.TV - 2018-10-19 10:47:04

Macon DA’s Office announces results of a several month-long investigation - 41NBC News | WMGT-DT

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – The Macon Judicial Circuit District Attorney’s Office will be holding a news conference at 10:30 a.m. today to announce the results of a several months-long investigation.Go to 41NBC News’ Facebook page to see the conference live.

41NBC.COM - 2018-10-19 14:31:46

Spartans put up 50, trounce Eagles

Also on the list of things that went wrong—a ball was logged in a tree after a James Williams’ extra point. True to a coach, Spartans’ head coach Josh Alexander had an assignment for his team or somebody set up for Saturday morning, despite the dominant performance on Friday.

OCONEE ENTERPRISE - 2018-10-18 12:06:00

Human skeletal remains found in Wilkinson County

Author:WMAZ StaffPublished:8:26 PM EDT October 18, 2018Updated:8:26 PM EDT October 18, 2018

WMAZ - 2018-10-19 00:26:21

Man charged with killing girlfriend released from jail when police find new suspect by chance

Family photoKendra Roberts was found shot to death on the side of the road in Macon, Georgia, in 2016. Authorities thought her boyfriend did it, but they were apparently wrong. They, by chance, discovered that shell casings found near the crime scene matched a gun belonging to the suspect in another

MYDAYTONDAILYNEWS.COM - 2018-10-19 00:03:00

Suspect killed after firing gun while handcuffed during traffic stop on I-75

BARTOW COUNTY, Ga. - The Georgia State Patrol said a man is dead after he managed to fire a weapon hidden in his waistband while handcuffed during a traffic stop on I-75. The bullet hit a trooper in the stomach but his bulletproof vest saved his life, police said. The shooting happened Thursday at

WSB-TV ATLANTA - 2018-10-18 22:32:20

Local party leader fires back claiming Jefferson County voter suppression

Chairwoman Diane Evans was brought her to tears during her NewsChannel 6 interview. She claims she and Black Voters Matter never made plans to take seniors at the Jefferson County Leisure Center to vote. Instead, she fired back at county leaders saying they, in fact, denied seniors the right to vo

WJBF.COM - 2018-10-18 21:46:46

Season ends for Lady Spartans

The Lady Spartans ended their season in the first round of state playoffs in a best two of three game series against Windsor Academy.You must be an online subscriber to view this story.The full version of this story will be available to all readers after1week.Full versions of news stories from the c


Macon lottery ticket worth a million dollars as Mega Millions jackpot nears a billion

Nearly a billion dollars will be up for grabs Friday in a Mega Millions record jackpot.No one matched all the numbers in Tuesday’s drawing so the jackpot is expected to hit $900 million.The cash option will be about $513 million.“Georgians love big jackpots, so this is an exciting time for us,” Geor


Police: Semi driver arrested after chase on I-70

Monterious Myrick, 26, of Milledgeville, Georgia, was arrested after the 2:20 a.m. incident when his vehicle was disabled at the 10-mile marker of I-70.


Police find body of missing teacher accused of having inappropriate relationship with student

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. - Gwinnett County police confirmed late Wednesday evening that they had found the body of a missing DeKalb County teacher accused of having an inappropriate relationship with a student. Zachary Meadors, 28, was last seen on Saturday. Family members filed a missing person report on

WSB-TV ATLANTA - 2018-10-18 09:38:40

Deputies investigating armed robbery at Macon Family Dollar store

The release says two men came into the store, and one of them pulled out what appeared to be a gun inside of a white bag. The suspects demanded cash from the registers. The men took an unknown amount of money and ran from the store, and were last seen running south on Houston Avenue.

WMAZ - 2018-10-18 04:03:58

Baldwin Co. Deputies Searching For Teen Suspect In Deadly Shooting - 41NBC News | WMGT-DT

Deputies say 18-year-old Monterius Terrell Grable and 25-year-old Ladarrius Cummings were involved in a physical fight. According to deputies, during this fight, Grable shot Cummings in the stomach.


Georgia Mayor Compares 'Black Voters Matter' To Suicide Cult In The Wake Of Bus Controversy

A mayor in Jefferson County, Georgia, whereofficials ordered dozens of black elderly voters off a busheaded for the polls earlier this week, posted an apparently racist message on the Facebook page of Black Voters Matter.

HUFFINGTONPOST - 2018-10-18 17:20:00

Teen arrested and charged with killing friend in Georgia

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Fight between friends turns fatal in Milledgeville, teen suspect in custody

“This boy pulled up and they were standing out there arguing, and it wasn’t five minutes before ‘pow, pow, pow’. I heard three shots and that was it. The boy was laying on the ground,” she said.


Teen arrested in murder at Milledgeville Manor

"Historically, that has been a hotbed of drug activity, gang activity, and of course, with both of those comes your violence. It is not uncommon to have gun violence in and around that area," King said.


Teen wanted in Baldwin County shooting death

Author:WMAZ StaffPublished:11:30 PM EDT October 15, 2018Updated:11:30 PM EDT October 15, 2018


UPDATE: Milledgeville man shot to death at The Manor

Outstanding arrest warrants were issued Monday night against Grable on charges of murder, aggravated assault, and probation violation, according to Lt. Chris Spires, who is assigned to the Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force based in Macon.


Man fatally shot at Milledgeville Manor

The victim was identified as Ladarrius Deonte Cummings of a Preston Drive, Milledgeville, address.