The federal government extended the deadline for airlines to submit proposals to fly out of the Middle Georgia Regional Airport.
Baldwin County firefighters are collecting toys to help make Christmas special for children who otherwise would have little or no toys.
The Bibb County School board approved the amount of money it will receive from Kumho Tires.
Laurens County Officials are breaking ground on a 12-million dollar project next week.
A California man plead guilty to robbing a Macon Game Stop in August.
Bibb County Sheriff's Office investigates attempted robbery at Flash Foods on Vineville Avenue.
Overtime Bar and Grill fed some of the less fortunate Tuesday. They also provided free haircuts along with dental and blood pressure checks.
Religious leaders are helping their followers through the St. Louis Grand Jury's decision to not charge a Ferguson police officer for the death of Michael Brown.
Some Middle Georgia organizations are making sure bellies are full this Thanksgiving holiday.
The Macon-Bibb County Fire Department sharing some fire safety tips and identifying turkey fryer hazards.
A 36-year woman was found dead by her husband, Tuesday, during a stay at the Intown Suites hotel.
Steve and Marjorie Harvey Foundation purchased more than 100 turkeys from Sam's Club to help make some residents Thanksgiving dinner special.
Macon NAACP says grand jury decision was wrong and wants protestors to continue non-violent protests
"It's not always about you!", says the Executive Director of the Bibb County Mentors Project, June Oneal.
A Macon law firm representing Lou Patel is suing the state legislator for "false representations" involving the Douglass House.
A Bibb County grand jury indicted a teenager for his involvement with a fatal car accident that happened in July.
The State Board of Pardons and Paroles scheduled a clemency hearing in the case of the man who is accused of fatally shot a Baldwin County sheriff's deputy.
26-year-old Arkebia Renarda Albury was trying to get away with shoplifting when she ran over her son.
Amelia day makes hygiene care packages and cards for veterans.
The Ferguson police officer accused of fatally shooting an unarmed teenager will not face criminal charges.
The National Weather Service in Peachtree City confirmed two tornadoes touched down in Middle Georgia during Sunday's severe weather.
Sunday's storms destroy house in South Houston County
Connie Mize is no longer the Jones County clerk.
U.S. congressmen and senators from Georgia are weighing in on the resignation of U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel.
Krunal Patel faces a Bibb County judge for his involvement in illegal gambling in several Macon convenience store.
Deputies are investigating soda bottles filled with suspicious liquid placed in mailboxes
Skydog 68 held a concert to honor Duane Allman at the Capitol Cox Theatre Sunday afternoon
Kevin and Anya Bradford are looking to adopt two children from Sierra Leone and are working with a non-profit agency, "Both Hands" to make their dream of parenthood come true. Simultaneously, the couple is helping a widow renovate her home.
It is the second time Chris Dietrich has won the annual Will Robinson memorial race. Dietrich finished the 5K race in 17 minutes.
Some people say they waited for more than two hours to get a free turkey Saturday at the Overtime Bar and Grill.
Bibb County Sheriff's investigators are searching for a gunman who shot two women at a house party Saturday.
Click it or Ticket is geared to help prevent serious injuries or fatalities while driving the holiday season. Officers patrolling Byron handed out three seat belt violation citations within a couple hours.
A Wilkinson County teacher resigned Friday after the school board and sheriff's office conducted a spanking investigation.
Bibb Sheriff's deputies were involved in a car chase Friday night after responding to a domestic disturbance call.
Stores in Milledgeville are preparing for 'Small Business Saturday' next week.
Jones County clerk, Connie Mize, convicted of taking several items from a Putnam County Walmart.
The president addressed the American people Thursday night with his plan to fix the immigration system that would ease the threat of deportation for about 4.7 million undocumented immigrants.
Bibb County Sheriff's Office is investigation three interstate accidents that backed up traffic on I-75 and I-16.
Deputies need you help finding the suspects from a November 15th burglary at the Lo Bucks Sunoco on Shurling Drive.
A Warner Robins couple is adopting two children from West Africa, but the Ebola crisis has temporarily stopped the process. They're keeping hope alive by helping a local widow during her time of need.
If you plan to pack up your car and travel this holiday season, you might want to make sure you're buckled up.
Historic Macon showed off their future downtown housing building.
The Chard Wray food pantry has a new home in Milledgeville.
Music Voyager television crew ended their tour of Macon Thursday, with a stop at Taste and See Coffee Shop.
Burglars smashed and grabbed cigarettes and cigars within one minute, according to Baldwin County Sheriff's Captain Brad King.
Two flat screen televisions were ripped off the walls of the Five Star Hyundai Dealership, Wednesday. Bibb County Sheriff's Office deputies are searching for the thieves.
A Georgia law makes it mandatory for players to leave the field after suffering concussions.
School officials say some students are throwing away their future
A Chief United States district judge sentenced Master Dalas Brisco to four years in prison after he pleaded guilty to aggravated identity theft.
State Representative Barry Fleming, (R) - District 121, is proposing House Bill 3 with hopes of preventing memorabilia dealers, and the like, from making money off student-athletes.
Tom Rule plays some Thanksgiving music on the keyboard.
Community Health Works talks about prevention methods and how the disease impacts the community.
The Macon Centreplex opens the ice skating rink annually during the winter months...just in time for the holidays.
As you'll see from the interview, she gives kisses freely!
Major Belinda Hill visits 41NBC to talk about the Angel Tree Ribbon Cutting, which kicks off the Angel Tree program in Middle Georgia.
If only you could feel her fur.
He's a fireball of energy.
The holidays are almost here and that means it is time to start thinking about what you're going to cook.
Puma is a young, cute, affectionate kitty.
Rock band "Far From Over" stopped by Studio 41 to play some music.
Wilbur has come a long way.
Gloria soaks up any attention you give her.
Macon indie band "sunDollars" plays a new song on Studio 41.
If you want a doggy that won't tear up the house and just wants to snuggle with you, then Mickey raises his paw to be that doggy!
We are counting down the days until Christmas and you may be getting ready to pull out all of your decorations.
This morning, the Daybreak crew talked about a giant robotic spider and some Halloween tips, all while donned in costume all in the name of the Halloween spirit!
Local fitness instructor creates fundraiser to benefit the less fortunate.
41NBC needs your help to saves lives.
The Rescue Mission of Middle Georgia preps for their annual Thanksgiving dinner to feed hundred of homeless and less fortunate in the area.
The annual Christmas lighting event will benefit Macon area Habitat for Humanity.
A new nonprofit organization to Macon talks about a drive their doing to keep middle Georgians warm this holiday.
A group of mentors from the Paul Anderson Youth Home intervene, so families and youth in middle Georgia can make the best life choices.
Academy Sports talks about how to prepare your bird for Thanksgiving dinner, and what you can do to create the most tender bird you've ever had this holiday.
Two local non-profit organizations team up to talk about the 5th annual Glad Rags fundraiser.
Two board members of the Macon Charter Academy visited 41NBC to promote an alternative to public schools in Macon.
It's the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Walnut Creek, and one state park is celebrating.
Two companies are coming together for a charity event in middle Georgia.
Clarence Thomas from the Frank Johnson Community Center stopped by 41NBC to talk about an upcoming event.
Navicent Health and Alpha Kappa Alpha are teaming up to raise awareness about diabetes. Donna Bellamy, Health Initiative Chairperson of the Fort Valley chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha, Inc., stopped by 41NBC to share information on the upcoming event.
You can be, do and have anything that you want, but it's all up to you and 'the power of choice.'
One middle Georgia family is hosting annual event for good cause.
The Soldiers Empowerment Group Assisting Military Individuals nonprofit organization aims to host event to benefit the veterans of our country.
The majority of people who gathered Tuesday in Atlanta to protest the Ferguson, Missouri, grand jury decision were peaceful, but a small splinter group caused trouble by blocking an interstate, the mayor said Wednesday.
Crews were repairing damage to some businesses in downtown Atlanta on Wednesday, a day after protesters filled the streets in mostly peaceful opposition to the Ferguson, Missouri, grand jury decision.
Prosecutors say a Union City man has been convicted of murder, attempted murder and other charges in the 2013 killing of a woman and the shooting of her husband, which left him severely injured.
Police in metro Savannah say a new initiative to address recent crime in Savannah resulted in 35 arrests and the recovery of nine weapons.
More than 1.3 million Georgians are expected to travel on the state highways and use the world's busiest airport through Sunday for Thanksgiving.
A government report says the smoking rate for U.S. adults dipped below 18 percent for the first time last year.
More than 550 flights have been canceled nationwide so far today -- the bulk of them in the Northeast, where rain and snow is hampering pre-Thanksgiving travel.
The federal program that requires weeks of monitoring for travelers from African countries with Ebola is turning a month old. And so far, no cases of the disease have turned up.
Authorities have raised the arrest total from the second night of protests over the grand jury decision in the Michael Brown case to 58.
Michael Brown's mother says it has been a "sleepless, very hard, heartbreaking and unbelievable" time for her since the announcement that a grand jury didn't indict Ferguson police Officer Darren Wilson for killing her son.
Cleveland police are ready to release surveillance video from an officer's fatal shooting of a 12-year-old boy who turned out to be carrying a replica gun.
Police have dispersed protesters from the streets of Ferguson after second night of demonstrations following a grand jury decision to not indict Officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown.
A Missouri prosecutor is facing renewed scrutiny of his handling of the shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown by a white police officer — including his decision to have a grand jury decide if the officer would face charges.
A nor'easter packing rain and snow is posing special challenges along the crowded Washington-to-Boston corridor for travelers headed to their Thanksgiving celebrations.
Ferguson's mayor says Darren Wilson remains on administrative leave a day after the grand jury did not indict the officer in the shooting death of Michael Brown.
The first 3-D printer in space has popped out its first creation.
An aide to St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch is defending the timing of the grand jury announcement in the Ferguson case, even as some question whether the nighttime announcement fed the unrest.
Attorneys for Michael Brown's family say the process that led to a white officer not being indicted in the fatal shooting of the unarmed, black 18-year-old was unfair and broken.
The weeks of anxious waiting and hours of deliberating ended Monday, but the grand jury's decision not to indict a white Ferguson, Missouri, police officer in the fatal shooting of black 18-year-old Michael Brown will likely reverberate throughout the community and nation for days to come.
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has ordered additional members of the National Guard to Ferguson, where violent protests broke out following the grand jury's decision not to indict Officer Darren Wilson.
Ferguson police Officer Darren Wilson has thanked those who have supported him since he shot and killed 18-year-old Michael Brown during a confrontation in August.
Deforestation in the Amazon rain forest has dropped 18 percent over the past 12 months, falling to the second-lowest level in a quarter century, Brazil's environment minister said Wednesday.
A Spanish judge has ruled health authorities didn't commit a crime when they euthanized Excalibur, a dog that belonged to a nursing assistant who contracted Ebola last month.
A rare woolly mammoth skeleton has been bought by a private buyer for 189,000 pounds (nearly $300,000) at a British auction.
Saudi Arabia's oil minister is suggesting there is no need for OPEC to cut output despite a major fall in prices that has some other cartel members hurting.
An accidental discovery in a northern French library of an original first folio of Shakespeare's plays — one of the rarest books in the world — has sent a jolt of excitement around the world of Shakespeare scholars.
A powerful earthquake has struck off the coast of northern Indonesia, but officials say a tsunami is unlikely.
NATO's top commander says Russia still has enough troops stationed on Ukraine's border to mount a major incursion, and that it is using its military might to affect political developments inside Ukraine.
The U.N. Secretary General has expressed deep concern about the recent escalation of violence in Libya, including recent airstrikes on a military air base that until this week was Tripoli's only functioning airport.
In other countries, you may be asked to give a push to a car stuck in the mud. In Russia, passengers in the Arctic came out of an airliner to the bitter cold to help it move to the runway.
Ethiopia is attempting to set a world record for the number of HIV tests carried out in one day.
Marking the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, police in Hungary have warned young women about the risks of flirting.
A strong earthquake has hit a sparsely populated area in western China, prompting residents to rush out of their homes, but there are no immediate reports of injuries.
A senior Russian diplomat says U.S. protests against a grand jury's decision not to indict a white police officer in the killing of unarmed black man in Ferguson, Missouri, reflect racial discrimination in the United States that may challenge its stability.
The U.N. Security Council has unanimously extended the U.N. peacekeeping mission in South Sudan for another six months.
Halloween and Mother's Day have become staples of the U.K. shopping calendar. Now Black Friday looks as though it may be the next big retail import from the United States.
An Italian doctor who contracted Ebola while working in Sierra Leone has arrived back in Italy and is being treated with the same experimental drugs used in the U.S. and other European countries to treat people infected with the virus.
Peach State rivals collide in a regular- season finale, as the eighth-ranked Georgia Bulldogs play host to the 16th- ranked Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets at Sanford Stadium on Saturday afternoon.
Hawks reserves Mike Scott and Shelvin Mack led a fourth-quarter surge on a night when starters were struggling, and Atlanta held to beat the Washington Wizards 106-102 Tuesday.
Marcus Thornton scored 17 points and claimed 12 rebounds, both season highs, to lead Georgia to a 74-61 victory over Florida Atlantic on Sunday.
Brian Hoyer shook off three interceptions, leading the Cleveland Browns down the field in the final minute to set up Billy Cundiff's 37-yard field goal as time expired for a 26-24 victory over the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday.
The Atlanta Hawks recalled first-round draft pick Adreian Payne from the NBA Development League on Sunday.
Georgia moved to 9-2 with a big win Saturday over Charleston Southern.
Lorenzo Long ran for four touchdowns to give Wofford a 34-6 victory over Mercer on Saturday.
Mercer closes out its season at Wofford and the No. 10 Bulldogs host Charleston Southern.
Watch "The End Zone" Friday nights on 41NBC.
Jeff Teague scored a season-high 28 points and the Atlanta Hawks recovered after blowing a 19-point lead to beat the Detroit Pistons 99-89 on Friday night.
Demarco Cox had 15 points and seven rebounds Georgia Tech improved to 3-0 for the third straight season with a 78-69 victory over IPFW on Friday night.
Nemanja Djurisic and Marcus Thornton each scored 17 points to help Georgia beat Troy 82-60 on Friday night.
The Atlanta Falcons have activated receiver Drew Davis from the physically unable to perform list.
Jamey Chadwell has confidence his Charleston Southern players won't be awed by their first visit to No. 9 Georgia.
Georgia Tech is going to the title game for the second time in three years.
Jimmie Johnson believes the right driver won NASCAR's championship, and that a Ryan Newman victory would have been "tough to swallow for the sport."
Kasey Kahne will continue to drive for Hendrick Motorsports through the 2018 Sprint Cup season, signing a three-year contract extension on Thursday.
From the first lap at Chicagoland to the last lap at Homestead, the 2014 Chase for the Sprint Cup championship was filled with lots of drama and excitement, thanks to NASCAR's new playoff format.
Kevin Harvick has claimed his first career Sprint Cup championship with a win in the season finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
Five days after he was eliminated from the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship, Jeff Gordon won the pole for the season-ending race at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
Sprint Cup Series
Heading into the last race of the season, Elliott holds a 52-point advantage over second-place and JR Motorsports teammate Regan Smith. Elliott will officially be crowned as the series champion when the race at Homestead has concluded.
Four drivers -- Denny Hamlin, Kevin Harvick, Joey Logano and Ryan Newman -- enter the last race in the Chase for the Sprint Cup, the Championship Round, with 5,000 points each. They are the final four in the first year of NASCAR's new playoff format for the Sprint Cup Series.
Matt Crafton is in position to become the first driver to win consecutive titles in the series. If Crafton finishes 21st or better, or 22nd with at least one lap led, or 23rd and the most laps led, he will clinch the championship, regardless of any other driver's performance.
Two months ago, 16 drivers had hopes of winning this year's Sprint Cup Series championship, but now, just four of them remain in the Chase, as they will battle for title in Sunday's season-ending race at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
Kevin Harvick dominated a race he had to win to advance to the final round of NASCAR's playoffs, while Jeff Gordon was knocked out when Ryan Newman completed a last-lap pass.
Denny Hamlin has won the pole Friday at Phoenix International Raceway, where eight drivers go into the race Sunday vying for the four spots in the championship finale.
Denny Hamlin will start on the pole for the Quicken Loans Race for Heroes 500 -- the elimination race in the Eliminator Round of the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship -- after topping the charts in Friday's qualifying at Phoenix International Raceway.
Sprint Cup Series
If Elliott, a rookie this season, leaves Phoenix with a 48-point lead or higher, he will clinch the championship, regardless of any other driver's performance at either Phoenix or the Nov. 15 season-finale at Homestead.
None of the eight drivers who are currently in championship contention won at either Martinsville (Oct. 26) or Texas (last Sunday). That means at least three of the four positions for Homestead will be determined by points. If none of the title contenders wins at Phoenix, then all four will be decided by points.
The Dover (Del.) Police Department confirmed on Friday that it is investigating an allegation of domestic assault involving NASCAR driver Kurt Busch.