Wed., June 12, 2013 12:01am
Bibb County's Attorney, Virgil Adams, has requested the Department of Justice render a decision about the consolidated Macon/Bibb County elections by Monday. Lawmakers passed local legislation during the 2013 session to change the area’s elections from partisan to non-partisan as voters elect their first consolidated government.
Tue., June 11, 2013 6:27pm
Macon-Bibb County Parks and Rec extend pool hours and offer transportation to 3 public pools.
Fri., May 17, 2013 6:15pm
Middle Georgia schools end the year with new direction.
Sun., April 14, 2013 2:00pm
A candidate for the Macon-Bibb County commission says he won't leave the race following the disclosure that he was arrested on a misdemeanor marijuana possession charge.
Sat., March 2, 2013 3:00pm
The Bibb County School Board has named an acting superintendent to replace Superintendent Romain Dallemand.
Wed., February 13, 2013 4:54pm
Legislation that would make local elections in Macon and Bibb County nonpartisan has one more hurdle to pass. It’s not the Governor’s desk — he’s expected to sign what his fellow Republicans passed handily in the state House and Senate. Rather, the move could bump up against the federal Voting Rights Act.
Tue., October 23, 2012 2:51pm
Public health officials say they've confirmed the first Georgia case of fungal meningitis linked to steroid injections for back pain produced by a Massachusetts pharmacy. Georgia thus becomes the 17th state in an outbreak that has sickened nearly 300 people and killed 23.
Thu., October 4, 2012 4:12pm
Bibb County sheriff’s deputies who let a Superior Court judge drive away after he failed a breath test will receive suspensions and official reprimands.
Mon., September 24, 2012 5:00am
The U.S. Department of Justice has awarded grant money to two middle Georgia counties to implement an initiative to reduce violent gang and gun crimes.
Fri., August 17, 2012 3:24pm
Millions will be used to buy up homes and land near Robins Air Force Base. The land will create a larger crash and noise buffer for Robins. Encroachment puts base at risk if the Department of Defense looks at closing bases.