Local News

Presented by
Video
Local News

Regents Approve New MGSC President

2:34 PM, Nov 6, 2013

Christopher Blake becomes MGSC's second president on January 1, 2014.

Walmart Employee Faces Theft Charge

1:00 PM, Nov 6, 2013

Pamela Martinez is accused of stealing iPhone 5s and new release DVD movies from the Milledgeville Walmart.

Fire Consumes Macon Home

2:03 AM, Nov 6, 2013

The call came around 7:30 Tuesday night. That's when Robert Evans found out his childhood home was ablaze.

Milledgeville Mayor Wins Re-Election

2:01 AM, Nov 6, 2013

In Milledgeville current Mayor Richard Bentley beat former mayor John Grant.

Randy Toms Says He's Ready for a Runoff

1:05 AM, Nov 6, 2013

Former Warner Robins firefighter, Randy Toms will face Joe Musselwhite in a runoff on the first Tuesday of December. 

Toms, Musselwhite to Meet In Runoff for Warner Robins Mayor

12:25 AM, Nov 6, 2013

Warner Robins' next mayor will be decided in a Dec. 3 runoff election between Randy Toms and Joe Musselwhite.

Shaheen, Daley Headed for Runoff for Warner Robins Council Seat

12:15 AM, Nov 6, 2013

Mayor Chuck Shaheen and Mike Daley are headed for a run off election for Warner Robins's City Council Post 1 seat.

Hawkinsville-Pulaski Consolidation Vote Fails

11:52 PM, Nov 5, 2013

People in the city get two votes on whether to merger the city and Pulaski County. People outside the city limits could cast only one.

Macon Forum Answers Healthcare Act Questions

11:36 PM, Nov 5, 2013

AARP and the Macon-Bibb Age Friendly Community hosted a health forum about the ACA.

Macon Police Cleaning Up Suspected Meth Lab

10:25 PM, Nov 5, 2013

Police say they found suspicious materials and instructions on how to build a meth lab, but no "finished product."

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.

SWAT Team Enters Byron Home to Arrest Suspect

12:03 PM, Nov 5, 2013

Peach County dispatch says a stolen car led police to a home on Highway 41. That's near the Publix and Harvest Church.

Bibb Heating Help Signup Underway

11:28 AM, Nov 5, 2013

The Macon-Bibb EOC's signup continues Wednesday and Thursday at St. Paul's AME on Shurling Drive.

 

Nola Brantley Library Gets New Home

9:32 PM, Nov 4, 2013

A new home for books has settled in the city of Warner Robins.

Are Prescription Savings Cards Legit?

9:30 PM, Nov 4, 2013

Many Central Georgians received a letter from a company called United States Prescription Discounts complete with a generic letter offering discount coverage and a "prescription savings card". But are they too good to be true? 

WR Police to Cite Owner of Chained-Up Dog

8:06 PM, Nov 4, 2013

A chained-up dog received national attention on a dog advocate's facebook group

Milledgeville Teen Dies After Jumping in College Pool

7:27 PM, Nov 4, 2013

Georgia College says the outdoor pool was closed for the season and locked.

 

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.

TV Movie Filming Gets Underway at Terminal Station

4:21 PM, Nov 4, 2013

People on Seventh Street got to see a 1960s street scene, where characters, including actress Cicely Tyson, scurry to and from the bus.

Macon Jeweler to Close

3:59 PM, Nov 4, 2013

Man Charged in Fort Valley Shooting

3:13 PM, Nov 4, 2013

Fort Valley police say a neighbor was arrested in the case.

Robber Assaults Macon Store Clerk

1:47 PM, Nov 4, 2013

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

Football Friday Night Recap Week 1

The prep football season kicked off Friday night. Here are the video highlights from the matchups we covered.

1:25 AM, Aug 28, 2010

Macon, Bibb Announce Service Agreement

They say they have a tentative agreement on the service delivery strategy, which lays out who provides what services and how they're funded.

8:36 PM, Feb 28, 2011

McIntyre Reacts to "Honey Boo Boo" TV Show

People in McIntyre are talking about "Here Comes Honey Boo Boo". It's the show shot in the tiny Wilkinson County town.

10:12 AM, Aug 15, 2012

State Closing Milledgeville Prison

The Georgia Department of Corrections said Friday that Rivers State Prison in Milledgeville will close on Oct. 1.

11:00 PM, Aug 14, 2008

Jeff Ofgang

Jeff Ofgang joined 13WMAZ and 13wmaz.com as News Director in 2005. His role is to set the direction of news coverage and assure that we follow our news standards for accuracy, fairness and ethical conduct.

10:57 PM, Mar 4, 2011

Al Gore: Summer Ice May Be Gone from Arctic by 2014

One U.S. government scientist says the scenario offered today by Al Gore at the U.N. climate conference in Denmark may be too severe.

11:23 AM, Dec 15, 2009

CONSUMER ALERT | Shattering Crock Pots

We want to warn you about a potential hazard in your kitchen. It has taken some of our viewers by surprise and has even caused some injuries. 

7:47 AM, May 9, 2013

Rudest drivers are in a BMW

New studies show what researchers say is statistical evidence that the rudest drivers are behind the wheel of a BMW.

5:45 AM, Aug 19, 2013

Plea Deal for Musella Man in Trey Byers Murder Case

Last week, Cody Jackson pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter in a deal which would have him serve 20 years on that charge and another 10 years probation for concealing Byers' body in the woods.

8:23 AM, Nov 20, 2012

Man Surrenders, Frees Hostage Unharmed in Milledgeville, Police Say

A man barricaded himself inside a Milledgeville house and held a female hostage for nearly five hours before freeing her unharmed and surrendering, according to Milledgeville police.

10:42 AM, Sep 20, 2010

Check It Out

More Photo Galleries | Submit Photos

right left