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...
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....
Thu., May 10, 2012 10:00am
Government records indicate that a mystery company is planning to build a distribution center that would be one of the largest in central Georgia....
Mon., April 9, 2012 10:30am
A possible merger to consolidate Macon and Bibb County governments is causing angst for some city and county workers. Police officials have...
Fri., April 6, 2012 10:30am
An annual Easter egg hunt in central Georgia has been canceled after organizers say parents became violent while trying to collect eggs for...
Thu., March 22, 2012 3:23pm
House approves a bill allowing citizens of Macon to decide whether to merge city and county governments. Bill now goes to governor. Consolidation...
Thu., March 15, 2012 10:30am
Head Start agencies in 13 central Georgia counties will offer free testing for lead poisoning to children enrolled in the programs. The testing is...
Tue., December 27, 2011 4:00pm
Lawmakers are preparing new legislation on consolidation. Past efforts have failed. Changes in leadership make merging city and county more likely.
Thu., December 1, 2011 7:00am
Secretary of State Brian Kemp has dismissed Monroe County's effort to appeal the findings in its border dispute with Bibb County.
Wed., November 16, 2011 10:18am
Bibb County commissioners have voted informally to begin Sunday sales of alcohol.