Wed., February 6, 2013 2:19pm
Officials say a fiery pileup involving more than two dozen vehicles on a Georgia interstate has left at least four people dead and several others hurt.
Fri., November 23, 2012 11:00am
Organizers of road races in central Georgia say policy changes and a merger of parks and recreation departments have led them to cancel events. The Allman Brothers Band Museum's Big House Foundation and the Children's Hospital at The Medical Center of Central Georgia both canceled plans for half-marathons this fall.
Tue., October 30, 2012 6:56am
Some students and teachers at a high school in Macon are getting a cash incentive for success on Advanced Placement tests. Howard High School is one of just 28 schools in the country — and the only one in Georgia — included in a grant meant to increase participation in AP classes.
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.
Mon., October 22, 2012 10:00am
The Georgia Department of Transportation plans to spend about $10 million to mitigate the impact of widening Interstate 75 in Macon. Those plans include buying the small two-bedroom home where Little Richard's family lived and moving it four blocks.
Wed., October 10, 2012 1:05pm
Georgia's school superintendent is hosting a meeting in Macon that will include a discussion on ways to boost the state's graduation rate.
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.
Thu., September 6, 2012 2:35pm
The ordinance would limit number of game machines businesses could have and mandate that they be in plain view of all customers -- not hidden in a back room.
Thu., August 30, 2012 4:41pm
Frank C. Jones, a well-known Macon attorney who had lead Georgia’s lawsuit against the Affordable Care Act has died. GPB’s Adam Ragusea in Macon reports Jones is remembered as a jurist, not an ideologue.
Thu., August 23, 2012 12:12pm
A central Georgia animal shelter is closed as investigators look into two cases of parvo, an often-deadly virus that attacks dogs.