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  • East Point woman threatens police

    A woman who treatened to kill white police officers appeared in an East Point court Wednesday afternoon. Ebony Monique Dickens was charged with dissemination of information to...

  • Ava's law signed by Gov. Deal

    A huge milestone in the fight against autism occurred Wednesday in Georgia as Governor Nathan Deal signed House Bill 429 into law. The bill requires insurance companies to...

  • Ft. Valley investigates sexual assaults

    Several cases involving rape and break-ins have been reported in Fort Valley this week. Authorities are investigating reports of sexual assault on Spencer Street and Julius...

  • Commissioner Tillman wants "Ban the Box" expanded

    MACON-BIBB COMMISSIONER AL TILLMAN IS IN ATLANTA WORKING WITH A SPECIAL "BAN THE BOX" COALITION CONCERNING JOB APPLICATION QUESTIONS RELATING TO PAST CRIME ACTIVITY. MR. TILLMAN HAS...

  • Tobesofkee shooter charged

    BIBB SHERIFF DAVID DAVIS SAY HIS DEPARTMENT HAS CHARGED THE MAN BELIEVED TO HAVE FIRED ON THREE FISHERMEN RECENTLY. HOLDING A NEWS CONFERENCE AT THE BIBB LAW ENFORCEMENT CENTER,...

  • State Sen. Kennedy explains tax hike

    BIBB STATE SENATOR JOHN KENNEDY MET WITH THE BIBB REPUBLICAN PARTY AT THEIR MONTHLY GET TOGETHER THURSDAY EVENING. THE FIRST TERM LAWMAKER SAYS PASSAGE OF THAT SOMEWHAT TAX...

  • Hawkinsville church burns

    THE WESTVIEW BAPTIST CHURCH CONGREGATION IN HAWKINSVILLE WILL BE MEETING ON THE FRONT LAWN THIS SUNDAY. THE CHURCH SUFFERED EXTENSIVE DAMAGE FROM A THURSDAY MORNING FIRE WHICH...

  • High school student found safe

    THE BIBB SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT REPORTS THAT MISSING RUTLAND HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT JOSHUA PHELPS IS SAFE AND APPARENTLY BACK HOME WITH HIS FAMILY. HE WAS REPORTED MISSING FEBRUARY...

  • Former Hancock judge sentenced

    A FORMER HANCOCK COUNTY PROBATE JUDGE WILL BE GOING TO JAIL FOR NEARLY TWO YEARS. 53-YEAR-OLD MARVA RICE PLED GUILTY TO CHARGES THAT MORE THAN $300,000 WERE DIVERTED FROM THE...

  • Macon-Bibb Economic Outlook

    ECONOMIC EXPERTS FROM MERCER UNIVERSITY AND THE UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA TOLD A LUNCH TIME AUDIENCE THURSDAY THAT 2015 AND 2016 LOOK VERY GOOD FOR THE MID-STATE COMMUNITY. ONE PLUS...

  • Pedestrian fatality

    A MACON PEDESTRIAN FATALITY WAS RECORDED SUNDAY NIGHT WHEN A LOCAL SUNDAY SCHOOL TEACHER WALKING HOME AFTER A LATE SERVICE WAS STRUCK DOWN. CORONER LEON JONES SAYS THE VICTIM...

  • 48th Brigade

    SUNDAY'S SUNSHINE AND LIGHT BREEZES PROVIDED A PERFECT SETTING FOR THE 48th INFANTRY BRIGADE CHANGE OF COMMAND CEREMONY. FLAGS ADORNED WITH RIBBONS REFLECTING THE HISTORY OF THE...