A sea of blue lined the streets to honor Deputy Michael Norris.
Thousands arrive for funeral service of Deputy Norris
Montezuma Police officers found a deceased man in the Allens Warehouse on Airport Road.
Hundreds of law enforcement members and residents from across Georgia said goodbye to the Monroe County Sheriff's deputy who died in the line of duty.
Students at Howard High School in Macon learned about the dangers of prescription drug abuse as part of a new video contest.
CGTC is offering the free GED testing for two weeks at 12 different locations across Middle Georgia.
A seven year old Macon cancer survivor is being honored as part of CURE's "Kids Conquer Cancer One Day at a Time" campaign.
Macon-Bibb County's Strong Cities, Strong Communities team is looking to see how they can provide a boost in economic development.
Lt. General (retired) Claude Kicklighter is scheduled to direct the commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War.
Canadian hotel owner Ruby Sangha wants the old Ramada Inn to get back to the glory days.
The death of Monroe County Sheriff's deputy Michael Norris is not only a tragic loss to law enforcement, but also the entire community.
The new Washington County Jail will include a spacious sheriff's office.
The fire crews trained to put out a burning mock aircraft.
Letitia Williams returned home yesterday with the other 200 Georgia National Guardsmen and women of Macon's 48th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, but she decided to surprise her daughter today, at school.
Former Bibb County deputy Clayton Sutton is appealing his firing for the second time.
Skipper John's customers swear the fried chicken is the best you'll ever have--plus, a perfect health inspection doesn't hurt one bit.
Bibb deputies are searching for a man who attacked an elderly Macon man Tuesday afternoon.
Mellow Mushroom in Macon is helping end childhood hunger one pizza at a time.
Otis Robbins, 58, flipped his lumber truck while traveling on the I-75 South exit for Pio Nono Avenue, according to Bibb County Deputies.
Hundreds of people welcomed home the soliders of Macon's 48th Infantry Brigade combat team Tuesday afternoon.
Christopher Calmer made his first appearance in a Monroe County Superior Court on Tuesday.
Residents, city officials, and faculty and staff at K.B. Elementary School in Forsyth reflect on the impact deputy Michael Norris had in the community.
The Bibb County Sheriff's Office had asked for the public's help to find a missing boy, but he returned home Monday.
There is a new student walking the halls of Tattnall Square Academy and she is keeping one Trojan safe throughout the school day.
Two Monroe County deputies shot while responding to suicide call.
More than 300 Mercer University students rolled up their sleeves to give back to their community.
Families spent the day with police officers, fire fighters, first responders and many other local heroes.
High school football scores from around Middle Georgia.
Craft beer lovers will love Macon's newest downtown business.
Commissioners might impose a fire fee to pay for a fire truck for the new station on Highway 57.
Lance Jones will take over in late September.
Jennifer Lynn Edwards is being held on a $4,050 bond in the Bibb County Law Enforcement Center on theft charges
A downtown Macon bar rich with music history is closing its doors next month.
GMC Prep School remembered those whose lives were lost 13 years ago and those lost on the battlefield in a unique way.
Middle Georgia Branch of Wooden of the World donates flag pole to Jonesco Golf Course in memory of 9/11
Students at Vineville Academy of the Arts released butterflies in honor those who lost their lives on September 11th.
Middle Georgians want lawmakers to consider adding more technology in schools.
President of 21st Century Partnership says there won't be any new flight missions at Robins AFB in the near future, but there will be many opportunities for softer missions.
Officials with Community Health Works along with State Representative Nikki Randall and others are pushing for the campaign.
Barden Elementary School in Macon held a 9/11 ceremony Thursday morning.
Fire Chief Marvin Riggins, Sheriff David Davis and Mayor Robert Reichert laid a wreath in remembrance of the attacks.
Bibb County Sheriff's deputies need help identifying a man who attempted to rob the Domino's Pizza on Hartley Bridge Road.
The Bibb County Sheriff's Office is investigating an armed robbery that took place at the Circle K on Spring Street.
Jones County Commissioners raise taxes, but tax payers won't have to pay much more.
Every Milledgeville City Council Member now has an ethics complaint filed against him or her. The latest is filed against Walter Reynolds.
Families are still fighting to legalize medical marijuana. State lawmakers met at Mercer University on Wednesday and heard emotional stories on how they could directly benefit from the drug.
Macon-Bibb officials along with AARP representatives acknowledged the designation on Wednesday.
Officials from the hospital say it's important to recognize those who risk their lives to protect the public.
According to the Bibb Sheriff's Office, the victim is 17-year-old Arlandus Fort Jr.
According Twiggs County School's Tina Thames, all Twiggs County Schools will be closed Wednesday.
Eeny, meeny, "Miney," moe. My mother said to pick this cat.
Macon Mayor Robert Reichert shares his experience with growing up with some of the successful Macon musicians.
Billie is a dog with a big heart.
Have you seen this golden retriever?
Within hours of little kitty Captain Ron's TV debut as our Cat of the Week, one of our viewers fell in love immediately and adopted him.
Here's a challenge: count the amount of times this kitten hugged me or Macon Purrs N Paws' Deborah Reddish.
Hear Josh Carson play his brand new song "Envy or the Hourglass" on Studio 41.
Hear Macon band The Red Heifers
Our special guest from the Museum of Arts and Sciences stops by to talk about an upcoming event.
She's a tiny pit bull terrier and loves people. However, if you own small animals, she's probably not for you: she does not like those much!
S.Truett Cathy dies surrounded by close family members.
No matter how many drawers you have in your kitchen, you can maximize your space by using them wisely.
The flu season is almost upon us, so to spread the word on the flu shot, we at Daybreak decided to get our flu shots live.
United Way kicks-off its annual fundraising campaign to benefit more than 30 local organizations.
We've never had a mean cat on Daybreak, but Cookie still easily ranks high as far as affection goes.
He's jolted with energy, so if you're looking for a doggy with a lot of juice in his tank, Bradley has plenty to spare.
The annual Iron Men's Health Fair raises awareness on prostate cancer giving men free health screenings, and activities to participate in.
HIV/AIDS Awareness and Aging Day brings a local doctor to stress the importance of knowing your status and understanding how many lives are touches by the virus-directly and indirectly.
A non-profit organization plans to raise awareness, and hopes to receive donations in order to give out survival bags to the homeless in middle Georgia.
The Kiwanis Club's Matt Roessing stopped by to talk about River Day on Saturday in Milledgeville.
Representatives from the GSSDA visited 41NBC Tuesday to talk about the convention in Macon this weekend.
Monument Superintendent Jim David visits 41NBC to talk about the upcoming Ocmulgee Indian Celebration Saturday and Sunday.
Kim Gravel stops by 41TODAY to discuss her new season, and how she's impacting the lives of pageant girls across Georgia.
Author Latania Wright stops by 41TODAY to talk about her new children's book on 9/11 attacks.
The Children's Hospital plans to host free car seat safety checks in recognition of National Child Passenger Week.
Fun, games, and a doggie fashion show.
Band members of BHS to host a fundraiser event this Saturday.
Mercer University is kicking off its first week of competition in the Southern Conference with a big celebration.
Macon POPs is taking us back in time during this weekend's performance.
Mercer University's Tift College of Education is hosting its inaugural fall forum on education.
Would you like to help your favorite animal shelter win $1000? Here's how.
Every year there is a camp for Middle Georgian children with diabetes. Elizabeth Jones stopped by 41 Today to tell us more about Camp Little Shot and this weekend's race to benefit the camp.
Officials in Savannah are considering revised guidelines for shutting down horse carriage tours when temperatures approach 100 degrees.
University of Georgia officials say they will create a plan to help them decide which buildings are worthy of preservation.
Police are investigating after firefighters found a man dead inside a house south of Atlanta.
The botanical garden at the University of Georgia plans to host a lecture on various plants and flowers mentioned in William Shakespeare's works.
Officials from the Atlanta Medical Center say they're giving parents take-home drug tests as part of a back-to-school substance abuse prevention program.
The investigation into an engine failure that forced the emergency landing of a JetBlue airliner departing California will include examination of a metal panel that a woman says fell from the sky at the time.
A gay couple has been told they can no longer receive Communion or participate in church ministry after the new priest at a Roman Catholic church in central Montana learned they had been married in a civil ceremony more than a year ago.
The family of a CIA contractor killed in the 2012 Benghazi attacks has filed claims seeking $2 million in damages from the CIA and State Department.
Educators say a surprising number of school science teachers don't have the required training to handle hazardous chemicals and don't know about standard safety measures.
A JetBlue airliner that experienced engine problems soon after takeoff returned to the Long Beach Airport after smoke filled the cabin, and passengers evacuated onto the runway using emergency slides.
A man with a long criminal history is scheduled to be arraigned Friday on charges that he set a huge wildfire still burning in Northern California.
Pennsylvania State Police are trying to flush the man they suspect of killing a trooper out of dense, swampy northeastern Pennsylvania woodland.
A man who spent time in prison a decade ago for the shooting death of his young son killed six of his grandchildren, including an infant, his adult daughter and himself in a rampage at a home where authorities in the small Florida town say they had been called to in the past.
The Home Depot says it has eliminated malware from its U.S. and Canadian networks that affected 56 million unique payment cards between April and September.
Authorities have charged a 37-year-old man with deliberately starting a wildfire in Northern California that's driven nearly 2,800 people from their homes.
The U.S. stock market is closing at record highs following another piece of good news on the economy.
The number of jobs at U.S. airlines keeps growing — although slowly — as some of them post record profits.
Gidget is going back to Pennsylvania.
Mississippi authorities are searching for four girls last seen with their mother and stepfather who are charged with mistreating the girls.
The son of Denver Broncos general manager John Elway is pleading guilty in a domestic violence case involving his girlfriend.
A JetBlue airliner experienced engine problems and returned to the Long Beach, California, Airport on Thursday after a short flight that ended with passengers evacuating the aircraft on emergency slides.
The top U.N. envoy in Iraq is telling the U.N. Security Council the country is looking to the international community to remove the "life-threatening danger" to its security posed by the Islamic State terrorist group.
Sweden says it has summoned the Russian ambassador over an air space violation by two Russian military aircraft.
The saga of Scottish independence is over, but a new journey of political upheaval is only beginning for the United Kingdom.
David Odhiambo was one of the blue-uniformed security guards tasked with protecting Nairobi's Westgate Mall one year ago when four heavily armed terrorists attacked. The work David was paid to do — search purses and bags, mostly — earned him two bullets in the head, injuries that cost him his job.
A Turkish official says the country has opened its border with Syria to allow up to 4,000 people, mostly Kurds, to cross to safety as they flee militants from the Islamic State group.
The original scroll upon which the Marquis de Sade penned his famed, often-banned tale of sexual extremism is going on public display.
Nicolas Sarkozy is making a political comeback in France despite his legal troubles.
Thousands of Muslims in Germany have taken part in a "Day of Peace" to protest against the Islamic State extremist group.
Authorities say a French volunteer nurse infected with the Ebola virus is receiving experimental drugs.
A defense lawyer in Iran says six young Iranian men and women videotaped dancing to Pharrell Williams' "Happy" and the video's director have been sentenced to suspended jail terms and lashes.
The first Kuro, or black, burger had a signature black bun and sauce. Last year's edition, the Kuro Ninja, added a slice of (non-black) bacon to the signature black components. Now Burger King Japan is going black on black.
Voters in Scotland have rejected independence, but leaders of Britain's three largest parties have promised Scots more autonomy than they have won so far.
The Western African nation of Sierra Leone is taking drastic steps to try to slow the spread of the Ebola virus. Starting at midnight tonight, there will be a three-day nationwide shutdown. The nation's six million people will be confined to their homes while volunteers search house-to-house for Ebola victims in hiding. They'll also be handing out soap.
President Francois Hollande is dismissing widespread suspicion that the French government pays ransoms to extremist groups to free French hostages.
It's a sign of the serious threat posed by antibiotic-resistant germs. The president is ordering the government to create a national plan to fight the germs by early next year.
By day's end, voters in Scotland will have decided the future of their country's union with England -- which has lasted for 307 years.
The late Steve Jobs believed that innovation was a rather stark line of demarcation between a leader and a follower.
The Atlanta Braves came into the 2014 season as defending National League East champions and with a roster that appeared good enough to make the club contenders once again.
The last year Troy lost its first three games, Herschel Walker was running toward the Heisman Trophy at Georgia.
Devin Hester has set an NFL record with his 20th return for a touchdown, breaking the mark he shared with Deion Sanders.
Atlanta receiver Roddy White was a surprise addition to Falcons' list of inactive players Thursday night against Tampa Bay.
Atlanta wide receiver Devin Hester passed Hall of Famer and former Falcons cornerback Deion Sanders for most return touchdowns in NFL history during Thursday's game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Roddy White will miss Thursday night's game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
For Matt Ryan, the season opener was pure brilliance.
Three runs scored on Christian Bethancourt's single in the sixth inning to help the Atlanta Braves beat the Washington Nationals 3-1 on Wednesday night and preserve their fading playoff hopes.
The gap separating the two SEC divisions shows no signs of narrowing.
Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Roddy White is listed as questionable for Thursday night's game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
The 13th-ranked Georgia Bulldogs will attempt to recover from a disappointing league loss last weekend, as they entertain the winless Troy Trojans on Saturday afternoon in non-conference action at Sanford Stadium.
The Atlanta Falcons signed punter Matt Bosher to a five-year contract extension on Wednesday.
41NBC's Tucker Sargent chooses this week's winners.
Atlanta mayor Kasim Reed says he has talked with six potential buyers of the Atlanta Hawks after a racially charged email prompted owner Bruce Levenson to announce he's selling the team.
Falcons rookie left tackle Jake Matthews has returned to practice after missing last week's loss at Cincinnati with a sprained left ankle.
After Kentucky, Nationwide will join Sprint Cup at Dover, Kansas and Charlotte and then take two weeks off before it rejoins Cup at Texas, Phoenix and Homestead.
It's the first time in his Sprint Cup career that he has scored back-to-back victories.
The Ontario County District Attorney's Office announced on Tuesday that a grand jury will determine if charges should be filed against NASCAR driver Tony Stewart for his involvement in a fatal accident during the Aug. 9 sprint car race at a dirt track in Upstate New York.
After winning the regular season finale at Richmond and then the opening race of the Chase for the Sprint Cup at Chicagoland, Brad Keselowski is proving he's the championship favorite.
Brad Keselowski has won the opening race in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship, a victory that automatically advances him into the second round.
Richard Petty Motorsports revealed on Saturday that Marcos Ambrose will not return as driver of the No. 9 Ford for the team in the Sprint Cup Series in 2015.
Persistent rain at Chicagoland Speedway forced the postponement of Friday night's Lucas Oil 225 Camping World Truck Series race.
Persistent rain during the late afternoon and into the early evening forced NASCAR to cancel Friday's qualifying for the first race of the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship -- the MyAFibStory.com 400 -- at Chicagoland Speedway.
The series is running at Chicagoland on Saturday, and Elliott is hoping to score a season-sweep here. When Elliott competed in the Nationwide race at this track for the first time, he led a total of 85 laps en route to his win. He also took the points lead from his JR Motorsports teammate Regan Smith.
Sprint Cup Series
The "new" Chase begins on Sunday at Chicagoland Speedway. This year, NASCAR revised its playoff format for the Sprint Cup Series, expanding the field of drivers from 12 to 16 and including a series of elimination rounds to decide the championship. The number of drivers in contention for the title will decrease every three Chase races.
Truck teams practiced at Chicagoland on Thursday. Blaney posted the fastest lap in the opening session at 175.234 mph. Sauter was quickest in the second and final session at 176.540 mph.
This year's Chase for the Sprint Cup championship will likely be more intense and pressure-filled than ever for those drivers competing in it, thanks to NASCAR's new playoff format for its premier series.
Stewart-Haas Racing announced on Tuesday that it is swapping the pit crews for Kevin Harvick's No. 4 team and Tony Stewart's No. 14 team, beginning with this weekend's race at Chicagoland Speedway.
Brad Keselowski claimed his fourth pole in the Sprint Cup Series this season after winning Friday's knockout-style qualifying for the Federated Auto Parts 400 at Richmond International Raceway.
This weekend marks the one-year anniversary of one of the biggest scandals to rock NASCAR. Michael Waltrip Racing received the most severe penalties in the sport's history for attempting to manipulate the outcome of the fall 2013 race at Richmond, in an effort to get Martin Truex Jr., who drove for the team at the time, into the Chase.