Committee approves funding for Bibb County jail cameras, software
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Committee approves funding for Bibb County jail cameras, software

The Bibb County jail could soon have new cameras. Macon-Bibb commissioners approved the money for the cameras in a committee meeting Tuesday morning. It will cost $654, 310 which will be funded by the 2017 Special Purpose Local Options Sales Tax (SPLOST) bond funds. The jail needs new cameras and software. In fact, some areas don't even have cameras.
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Pig ‘N Whistle restaurant bringing BBQ back to Macon

If you've been around long enough to have eaten at the Pig 'N Whistle, you know how mouthwatering the food was and you know it's historic value to Macon's music scene.
Andrew Patrick Henry joins multiple artists to draw elaborate chalk art throughout Macon.
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Barnesville artist creates Macon-inspired chalk art

Several artists, including one from Georgia, are putting sidewalk chalk to good use. Andrew Patrick Henry from Barnesville was in town to paint incredibly detailed murals around downtown Macon. He had help from other artists from across the country.
Macon-Bibb Animal Welfare Director Sonja Adams says she loves her job because she gets to protect animals.
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Commission holds off on Animal Welfare resolution

Macon-Bibb County commissioners decided to table a resolution that would allow Mayor Robert Reichert to look into the operations of the Macon-Bibb Animal Welfare.
Firehouse Subs helps local fire departments with grants to buy equipment.
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Firehouse Subs donates to Middle Georgia fire departments

Firehouse Subs is staying true to its name by donating to fire departments across Middle Georgia. The restaurant gives away sandwiches everyday--but sometimes, they just give away the dough. "It really does make a difference," said Macon Franchisee Schel Collins.
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Frank Johnson Rec Center re-opens to Unionville community

The Frank Johnson Recreation Center is back and better than ever.
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Possible speed limit reductions on four Macon streets

Macon-Bibb Commissioner Elaine Lucas wants drivers to slow down. "This community is not that large that we have to have people speeding everywhere they go," said Lucas.
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What’s Right With Our Schools: Turner Woods first grade teacher offers multiple seating options to students

GRAY, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – A first grade teacher in Gray is making sure her students are more relaxed while they are inside of the classroom. In a traditional classroom setting students are sitting in hard chairs and paying attention to teachers as they lecture. But at Turner Woods Elementary, first grader teacher Marci Mckeever is […]
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Man shot during robbery attempt at Liberty Inn

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – A man was shot during an attempted robbery at the Liberty Inn Friday night. Sammie Montgomery, 26, told police a man he only knew as “Shaun” came in his room and started talking to him. Shortly after, two other men came in and started demanding money from Montgomery. The Bibb County […]
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Woman shot inside East Macon home

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a man accused of shooting a woman Friday night. Investigators say the woman showed up at the Coliseum Hospital around 9 p.m. with a gunshot wound to her abdomen. She told police she was at a home at 1178 Hawkinsville Ave., when another […]