GRAY, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – Early voting numbers are low in the race for Gray mayor, according to the Jones County Elections Superintendent. Only six percent of registered voters in Gray have cast their ballot in more than a week of early voting. On the ballot to replace Stephen Tingen as mayor are Ed Barbee and […]
GRAY, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – The man known for singing “sittin’ on the dock of the bay“, now has a bridge named after him. The Otis Redding Memorial Bridge is located over Highway 11 in Jones County. Karla Redding-Andrews said she is so grateful for the Gray community honoring her dad’s legacy with a bridge. “It’s […]
GRAY, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – Two students ended up in the emergency room in the past 24 hours after ingesting a substance police believe may be Lysergic Acid Diethylamide (LSD) or Acid. Tim Thompson is a grandparent who feels worried after hearing about the two students. “I was a little concerned because it seems like it targeted […]
Jones County's budget is a little botched up but they're working through it. Commissioners spent the day looking into the county's expenses line by line to make way for payroll increases to their employees.
GRAY, Georgia (41NBC/WGMT) – The Georgia Department of Community Affairs (DCA) wants everyone to know how important federal funding can be. As part of their National Community Development Week, the commissioner of the DCA was in Gray to tour the Jones County Senior Center, a modern building constructed in due part to federal funding in […]
It's been a long time coming for the Jones County Animal Control. They finally had their groundbreaking for a new facility. "Together we've been pounding the ground trying to make it all work but it's finally coming together," said Jones County Animal Control director, John Jackson.
There's a new place for low income seniors to live in Gray. The company Miller and Valentine worked alongside the Georgia Department of Community Affairs and the city of Gray to build Water Tower Park Senior Village.