The Monroe County school district plans to build an agriculture sciences center, which both Mary Persons High School and Monroe County Middle School will use. The district hopes to have it completed by fall 2018.
Warner Robins Police roped off the parking lot of Barberitos at 3123 Watson Boulevard after a worker was killed and another injured in an armed robbery Sunday, January 21, 2018. The unidentified gunman ran from the rear of the restaurant and escaped.
Tracy Michelle Jones testified May 27, 2015, in the trial for her codefendant, Keith Dozier, in the 2012 embezzlement-slaying of Macon legal secretary Gail Spencer. Jones pleaded guilty to her part in the killing in 2013 and was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole.
Parks and Beautification department crew remove the deodar cedar tree at the corner of Poplar and First streets. The tree at the Government Center was blown over as Hurricane Irma passed through Macon last September.
The love of flowers and powerful arrangements bring the members of Macon churches together at St. Paul's for the Seventh Old City Flower Festival. The College Street Church will host the fest Saturday through Monday.
This episode of the Cop Shop Podcast, our audio journey into Macon-area police report oddities, includes word of a man's outburst at Burger King, an item about thrown food and what happened when someone found a stranger asleep in their car.
The Bibb County Sheriff's Office is investigating after a log truck driver died Friday, January 19, 2018, after crashing his rig into a car and running into trees off Shurling Drive. Bibb County Coroner Leon Jones said the victim might have suffered a medical emergency because there were no visible signs of trauma.
Bibb County coroner Leon Jones explains how icy roads lead to a two fatality crash in South Macon just after 9 AM on Wednesday, January 17, 2018. It is possible the victims might have been outside of the car when they suffered their fatal injuries.