The End Zone
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The End Zone: Scores and highlights from Week 16

Here are the scores and highlights from the week of December 2.
Jim Ham
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Monroe County Commissioner Jim Ham dead after single car accident

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – Monroe County Commission Jim Ham is dead after a single car accident. Officials from the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office say Ham lost control of his pick-up truck on U.S. Highway 41 near Woodward Road this afternoon. Authorities say his vehicle overturned and Ham was pronounced dead at the scene. The 55 […]
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Local organization does their part for World AIDS Day

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – Today across the globe is World AIDS Day, and one local organization is doing their part to help prevent the spread of HIV/AIDS. The Middle Georgia Sisterhood, established in 1999, was created for the specific purpose to bring about HIV/AIDS awareness and prevention for men and women. Today at the Macon […]
The Dooly County Board of Education will have five new members soon.
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Governor Deal forms committee to select new Dooly Co. Board of Education

"Coming from a rural community, that's what's going to be the door opener for them," said State Representative Patty Bentley. Students might be able to walk to the door, but getting through takes knowledge. "To really explore this world through education," said Bentley. "So education is very important."
Keith Lynn Jones
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Macon-Bibb missing man found unharmed

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – The bibb county sheriff’s office has found the man who jumped out of an ambulance. 54-year-old Keith Lynn Jones was being check for cutting himself after he broke a window at his home. Jones was hiding in a wooded area near Hartley Bridge Road.
Across The Nation
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Green Party Drops Bid for Pennsylvania Recount

HARRISBURG, Pa. — Green Party-backed voters dropped a court case Saturday night that had sought to force a statewide recount of Pennsylvania’s Nov. 8 presidential election, won by Republican Donald Trump, in what Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein had framed as an effort to explore whether voting machines and systems had been hacked and […]
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9 Killed, Up to 40 Feared Dead in California Warehouse Fire

Flames rise from the top of a warehouse, which caught fire during a dance party in Oakland, California, on Dec. 3. Seung Lee / via Reuters Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf called the fire an “immense tragedy.” She met with a roomful of people who have loved ones who are missing and said she was unable […]
Across The Nation
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Sleigh It Ain't So: Domino's Abandons Delivery by Reindeer

Dominos Japan introduces new reindeer-inspired delivery cars to replace reindeer delivery program Dominos Japan / Dominos Japan “It hasn’t been possible to solve the [training] problems that have come up, [so] we reluctantly decided to end the reindeer delivery program,” Domino’s Japan said in a statement. “It has been difficult to control the reindeer.” But […]
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Why There's a Sudden Surge of Migrants at the U.S. Border

A 3-year-old girl and 5-year-old boy stand at the feet of their mothers, who say they made the long journey to the U.S. from El Salvador. David Douglas / NBC News At the Sacred Heart Church, Sister Norma Pimentel and her volunteers are helping more than 300 migrants a day. Many of them wear ankle […]
Across The Nation
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Why There's a Sudden Surge of Migrants at the U.S. Border

A 3-year-old girl and 5-year-old boy stand at the feet of their mothers, who say they made the long journey to the U.S. from El Salvador. David Douglas / NBC News At the Sacred Heart Church, Sister Norma Pimentel and her volunteers are helping more than 300 migrants a day. Many of them wear ankle […]
Across The Nation
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Louisiana GOP Senate Candidate Gets Trump, Pence Boost

Vice President-elect Mike Pence arrives at a rally to stump for Republican senate candidate, Louisiana Treasurer John Kennedy in New Orleans on Dec. 3. Gerald Herbert / AP As the Indiana governor looked to capitalize on the GOP’s victories this election, including capturing the White House, President-elect Donald Trump also gave Kennedy his stamp of […]
Across The Nation
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Why Trump's Call With Taiwan's Leader Strains Chinese Relations

Locals on a warehouse rooftop display the national flag while watching Taiwan fighter jets practice emergency landing drills on a closed section of highway during the annual Han Kuang military exercises in 2014, in Chiayi, central Taiwan. Wally Santana / AP file By the time Taiwan began to untangle itself from martial law in the […]
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'Not Going Anywhere': Inside the Pipeline Protesters' Camp

A woman from the Tlingit Tsimphean tribe holds an eagle feather into the air as “water protectors” demonstrate on Dec. 3. STEPHANIE KEITH / Reuters Like Kirchmeier, Standing Rock Sioux Chairman Dave Archambault II has held to his resolve that the pipeline would destroy his people’s water supply and ancient sacred sites that date back […]
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'Water Is Life': A Look Inside Pipeline Protesters' Camp

Hawk Laughing, a Mohawk originally from northern New York, helps to build a tepee at Oceti Sakowin Camp on Dec. 2. Scott Olson / Getty Images And more than 350 flags of America’s Indian Nations greet visitors as they enter, flying alongside “water is life” banners displaying messages of solidarity from places as far away […]
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Bowe Bergdahl Seeks Pardon From Obama Ahead of Trial

Pfc. Bowe Bergdahl went missing from his post in Afghanistan on June 30, 2009. U.S. Army via AFP – Getty Images file White House and Justice Department officials say U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl submitted the clemency request. If granted, it would allow Bergdahl to avert a court-martial trial scheduled for April. He faces charges […]