U. S. District Court Judge Marc Treadwell presided over the naturalization of 22 new Americans from 18 countries in Macon. Catherine Richardson, who came to Georgia from South Africa to study music in 2004, talked about her road to citizenship.
Macon’s Keyon Hogan and a woman were shot dead early Wed. April 25, 2018, in a barrage of gunfire at 3670 Bloomfield Drive. Bibb County Coroner Leon Jones said there have been 14 homicides in less than four months.
Windsor Academy student signs letter of intent to play softball at Georgia State University. The senior faced challenges from the disease Chiari malformation and underwent brain surgery during her junior year.
Macon Bibb County firefighters battled 15-20 arsons in vacant houses near Second Street and Ell Street in recent months. Fires April 17–18, 2018, have investigators thinking a pyromaniac is on the loose.
The Bibb County school district will gain $1 million through two settlements related to a multi-million dollar civil lawsuit. Board of Education President Lester Miller speaks about the agreements and parties involved.
Bibb County Sheriff David Davis held a press conference Tuesday afternoon to discuss the departments response to the recent homicides and shootings in Macon. Davis held up an example of the weapons that deputies are seizing off the streets.
Bibb County sheriffs deputies say Lewis Williams, 52, was shot in the back, arm and leg while walking near Roff Ave. and Henley St. He called for help near the sheriffs district office on Pio Nono Avenue early Tuesday, April 17, 2018.