Two arrested after 11lbs of meth found in car

310613969_407568228213906_8262095622705075273_n 310676830_407568284880567_6039186345355567424_n 310171767_407568441547218_8556255263820832390_n FORSYTH, Georgia(41NBC/WMGT)— Two people are behind bars in Monroe County and charged with Trafficking Methamphetamine. According to a post on the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office Facebook page, on Monday, October 3rd around 4pm, a Monroe County deputy pulled over a 2022 Chevrolet Camaro for a traffic violation. The deputy said they detected the odor of marijuana coming…

Two arrested after attempting to bring drugs into prison

The suspects allegedly used a drone to drop the shipment

1 3 2 LAURENS COUNTY, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) — Two people are behind bars after attempting to sneak contraband into Telfair Prison using a drone. According to a release from the Georgia Department of Corrections, on August 14th a drone was spotted flying over the prison. Deputies were able to locate the suspect vehicle and a chase ensued. The suspects crashed…

Jones County School System holds ‘Back to School Bash’

Jones County parents and students were at Butler Recreational Hall Monday morning to get free book bags filled with school supplies and lunches.

Submit Your Photo Screenshot (4) GRAY, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – Jones County parents and students were at Butler Recreational Hall Monday morning to get free book bags filled with school supplies and lunches. The Jones County School District wanted to make sure parents are ready to send their students back into the classrooms next week. Parents like Brenda Nelson say this…

UPDATE: Arrests made in shootings of 2 Bleckley County toddlers

Three people are now in custody following a shooting last week that left a 2-year-old dead and a 4-year-old injured.

Lemmon, Finley and Pasby (Bleckley County Sheriff’s Office) IMG_0034 (1) UPDATE (7/25) – Three people are now in custody following a shooting last week that left a 2-year-old dead and a 4-year-old injured. A Bleckley County Sheriff’s Office news release says 23-year-old Dahmon Jacquez Lemmon of Cochran, 29-year-old Jaquiese Stephen Finley of Cochran and 20-year-old Kamau Zyon Pasby of Cochran…

Bibb County Sheriff’s Office teaching teens how to drive defensively

"They're learning what we preach here called the 'what if' factor."

IMG_0038 MACON, Georgia(41NBC/WMGT)—When driving, weather conditions and obstacles can change in just a second. That’s why the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office is teaching young drivers how to over come those obstacles. Lieutenant Tim James with the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office, has been teaching the annual summer defensive teen driving class for eight years. He says this class helps teens not…

3 wanted for theft at Buddy’s Home Furnishing

Photo Credit to Bibb County Sheriff’s Office Photo Credit to Bibb County Sheriff’s Office Buddys 2b Buddys 3b Buddys 3 Bibb County Sheriff’s Office Investigators looking for three people they say stole items from Buddy’s Home Furnishing located at 892 Pierce Avenue on March 1, 2022. It was reported that three individuals entered the business to browse for items to…

Two arrested in Twiggs County drug bust

Tamara Rogers Kelly Cleary TWIGGS COUNTY, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT)— Two people are behind bars after a drug bust in Twiggs County. According to a press release, on Friday February 11th, Twiggs County Sheriff’s Office Deputies and Investigators served a search warrant on Knight Road. A large amount of Methamphetamine, Heroin, marijuana, pain patches, and fentanyl was located inside the residence. Mr….

Monroe County Fire station burns

IMG_8550 IMG_8552 IMG_8553 IMG_8551 IMG_8547 IMG_8546 Saturday night Monroe County Emergency Services Station 10 at 50 Evans Road in Smarr suffered major damage in a fire. That’s according to the Monroe County Emergency Services Facebook page. No personnel were in Station 10 at the time of the fire but a 2001 model Freightliner pumper truck parked in the station suffered…

Three Wanted in Personal Armed Robbery at Discovery Inn

SOLES KEVIN MARK JR KENNEDY HAYLE NICOLE Unidentified Suspect The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in finding three suspects they say were involved in a personal armed robbery on November 2nd. According to a press release the victim arranged to meet 20 year old Hayle Kennedy at the Discovery Inn at 4604 Chambers Road. Once…

Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation’s Fall Ramble Coming Oct 8-10

Hay House Magnolia Hill Oakrest Original Hay House Sparks McCord Jones House Stream House Willingham Battin House Anderson White House Burden Stewart House Clark Culver Mealor House Dr. Thomas H. Hall House Greenleaf 2 Gustafson Coming to Macon on October 8th-10th is the Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation’s Fall Ramble. The Hay House is a property of the Georgia Trust,…

Warner Robins-based Intensity Athletics sending 20 to AAU Junior Olympics

Coach Hoy Thurman III says 35 athletes actually qualified for the games, but only 20 are making the trip.

Photo: Hoy Thurman III Photo: Hoy Thurman III Photo: Hoy Thurman III Photo: Hoy Thurman III Photo: Hoy Thurman III Photo: Hoy Thurman III Photo: Hoy Thurman III Photo: Hoy Thurman III Photo: Hoy Thurman III WARNER ROBINS, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – Intensity Athletics, a Warner Robins-based Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) track and field program, is sending 20 athletes to the…