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From Oct. 22: Williams Shares New Ideas With Ft. Valley

9:05 PM, Nov 5, 2013

Barbara Williams unseated longtime mayor John Stumbo. Our profile of the Fort Valley mayoral race from October 22.

Warner Robins Voters to Decide New Mayor, Council Members

7:19 PM, Nov 4, 2013

Six precincts will be open from 7 a.m. until 7 p.m. for voters who live in the city limits.

Democratic Senatorial Hopeful 'Dr. Rad' Visits Macon

6:16 PM, Oct 30, 2013

In just over a year, Georgia voters head to the polls to select a United States senator to replace Saxby Chambliss, who isn't seeking re-election.

Warner Robins Mayoral Candidates Speak

11:10 AM, Oct 30, 2013

13WMAZ's Lorra Lynch Jones spoke with Warner Robins' six mayoral hopefuls to find out where they stand on the issues facing the new government.

Mayoral Candidate Folse Fined for Violating Cat Laws

2:17 PM, Oct 29, 2013

A Warner Robins municipal court judge found Eva Folse guilty after a four-and-half hour hearing held on Tuesday -- National Cat Day.

Three Candidates Seek WR Post 5 Seat

7:55 AM, Oct 29, 2013

A former interim mayor, a political newcomer, and well-known chef go head-to-head in the race for the Warner Robins Post 5 council seat.

Schlesinger Defeats Ficklin in Recount

2:55 PM, Oct 22, 2013

The winner becomes the District 2 commissioner in the new consolidated government.

Two Candidates in Jones Co. Mayoral Race

6:00 PM, Oct 21, 2013

The Jones County mayor may be a part-time job, but it's a full-time responsibility.

Lauritsen Challenges Shealy for Warner Robins Post 3

6:54 PM, Oct 17, 2013

A school teacher is challenging a retired Robins Air Force Base employee for his position on Warner Robins City Council.

Milledgeville Mayoral Candidates Speak Out

6:52 PM, Oct 17, 2013

The two candidates vying for mayor of Milledgeville spoke with 13WMAZ about their plans to improve the city.

Ficklin to Seek Recount in Bibb Commission Race

11:58 PM, Oct 15, 2013

The apparent winners Tuesday night were Larry Schlesinger, Mallory Jones, Ed DeFore and Virgil Watkins.

 

Virgil Watkins Clinches District 8 Seat

11:11 PM, Oct 15, 2013

Virgil Watkins won the District 8 seat against Charles Jones by 186 votes.

CAMPAIGN 2013: Runoff Election Results

10:50 PM, Oct 15, 2013

Here are your election results for October 15.

Reichert Claims Victory Over Ellis

10:49 PM, Oct 15, 2013

Robert Reichert claimed victory over C. Jack Ellis in his bid to become the first mayor of the consolidated Macon-Bibb County government.

Polls Open in Macon-Bibb Runoff

6:09 AM, Oct 15, 2013

Polling places opened at 7 a.m. and close at 7 p.m.  Voters may present completed absentee ballot at Board of Elections headquarters on Pio Nono Avenue.

 

 


Roberts, Tillman Denounce Mystery Campaign Flyer

5:23 AM, Oct 15, 2013

Macon-Bibb commission candidate Adah Roberts says she is disgusted by the flyer she found on her car over the weekend.

Reichert Holds 5-1 Money Edge Over Ellis

8:43 PM, Oct 14, 2013

Reichert's on track to raise and spend more than twice as much in the Macon-Bibb mayoral election as in 2011.

Bibb Deputies Arrest Man Carrying 500 Ecstasy Tabs

According to a news release, Bibb investigators were tipped off by "an agency in the Atlanta Metro area" that Smart would be traveling to Macon in a 1999 Ford F-150. 

4:12 PM, Sep 24, 2012

Macon Police Want to Question Man in Lafayette Drive Homicide

A police news release says Bobby Lee Fordham, Jr., may have more information on the case.

2:36 PM, May 29, 2012

What Drivers Can, Can't Do Under Georgia's New Anti-Texting Law

It's day two of Georgia's "no-texting while driving" ban. The new law prohibits drivers from texting and using other kinds of text based communication behind the wheel.

6:24 PM, Jul 2, 2010

Macon Police: Gang Feud Caused String Of Drive-By Shootings

Macon police say a gang feud that has lasted more than two years, caused a string of drive-by shootings in March.  Macon Police Sgt. Timothy Moore says all of the shootings happened in the Village Green neighborhood.  Police have arrested five gang members, including three juveniles involved in the shootings. 

 

2:24 AM, Apr 7, 2010

New Details on Macon Teen Shootings

New details emerged Monday in the shootings that claimed the life of 16-year old Arquentris Fountain and wounded two others.

7:17 PM, Aug 29, 2011

Georgia Drops Second Game to North Carolina, 8-4

North Carolina used two inside-the-park homers to beat the Peach State girls.

11:10 PM, Jul 26, 2013

Central Georgia Couple Captures Video of Erupting Volcano

Tom Wellman and his wife say they got the surprise of their life while spending the Christmas holiday in Costa Rica.

7:40 PM, Jan 5, 2010

Robber Assaults Macon Store Clerk

Police say the armed man entered the store with a bandana over his face.

1:47 PM, Nov 4, 2013

Drunk Driving Simulator Comes to Georgia College

Students at Georgia College got a first-hand look at what it's like to drive drunk. The national "Save A Life Tour" came to the Milledgeville campus Wednesday.

7:57 AM, Oct 24, 2013

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Scores from colleges and universities across the Peach State.

9:22 PM, Oct 12, 2013

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