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Patient deemed ‘criminal trespasser’ fights to stay at Macon hospital

The Medical Center, Navicent Health is asking a judge to order that a Haitian man hospitalized after a spring car crash be discharged despite the ...

The next big thing could come from Mercer’s new class of innovators

Several new business will get a jump-start from Mercer University this year. The Mercer Innovation Center announced its second class of fellows Wednesday afternoon. Entrepreneurs ...  Visit website

Pedestrian hit by van in downtown Macon

A person was hit by a silver van near MLK and Hawthorne Street in downtown Macon in Aug. 16, 2017. … Click to Continue » ...  Visit website

Pedestrian rushed to hospital after getting hit by van in downtown Macon

A person walking on a downtown Macon street was hit by a van Wednesday afternoon. The pedestrian, hit near Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and ...  Visit website

New Robins advocates say BRAC remains a threat, and an opportunity

Although the community organization that advocates for Robins Air Force Base now has a part-time leader, it doesn’t mean the group perceives a reduced potential ...  Visit website

You can “Back the Badge” by paying a little more at the tax commissioner’s office

Georgians can now show their support for law enforcement officers with a new “Back the Badge” license plate. The black and blue tags are available ...  Visit website

Wanted by Macon Regional Crimestoppers for the week of August 14, 2017

The following people are wanted by Middle Georgia law enforcement agencies. If you have information about the whereabouts of any of these people, you may ...  Visit website

Two Kevin Hart shows have sold out, but you can still see him in Macon

It looks like Middle Georgia is all heart for Kevin Hart. The actor and comedian has announced a third performance a the Macon City Auditorium ...  Visit website

Lawyer asks judge to move school board’s claims to out-of-court arbitration process

A lawyer representing Macon businessman Isaac Culver is asking a judge to order that the Bibb County School Board to handle its’ claims against Culver ...  Visit website

Student stabbing locks down high school as GBI investigates

A student fight led to a girl being seriously injured by stab wounds Wednesday morning in Twiggs County. The Twiggs County Board of Education sent ...  Visit website

Cop Shop Podcast: Diaper change ends in armed robbery

This episode of the Cop Shop Podcast, our audio journey into Macon-area police report oddities, includes items about a woman held at gunpoint after changing ...  Visit website

Mercer team helping people across the country experience the total solar eclipse

You don’t have to be in the “path of totality” or have special glasses to see a total solar eclipse Aug. 21. A team from ...  Visit website

Power failure could leave Milledgeville residents high and dry

A power outage Wednesday could leave some Milledgeville residents without water. The city’s water department issued a note to customers about the power failure that ...  Visit website

K-9 finds trash bag full of cash and police officers know exactly who it belongs to

After an Alpharetta bank was robbed, it was a four-legged officer who sniffed out the loot. At about 10 a.m. Tuesday, the Alpharetta Department of ...  Visit website

It may be history’s first armed robbery involving a dirty diaper

There was an apparent emergency. A young woman’s little girl needed her diaper changed. The mother, 22, took the girl to her brother’s place because ...  Visit website

Aging farmers, rural internet access among concerns of midstate farmers

Larry Smith’s son doesn’t want to become a farmer. “I’m trying to get him back on the farm,” Smith said, his eyes welling up with ...  Visit website

Macon-Bibb officials kick annual garbage bills to the curb — at least temporarily

Macon-Bibb County residents could continue paying garbage bills on a quarterly basis, although one last showdown between officials may be looming. The County Commission voted ...  Visit website

'She tried to take off and run ... '

Northside Gardens Apartments resident Tommy Perkins talks about the shooting there Tuesday. … Click to Continue » ...  Visit website

Bibb district readies for upcoming accreditation review

The Bibb County school district will be measured on a brand new component during its upcoming review. Accreditation agency AdvancED is scheduled to visit the ...  Visit website