What to know if you're going to MomoCon this weekend

ATLANTA — One of Atlanta's most beloved events, MomoCon, returned this week and continues through the weekend at the Georgia World Congress Center. MomoCon is an "all-ages Geek Culture Convention" that takes place in Atlanta every year. It brings in stars from the worlds of anime, comics, video games, wrestling and more up close to thousands of fans who attend autograph sessions, seminars and convention exhibits.
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Bibb deputies arrest 38-year-old man on drug and gun charges

MACON, Ga. — Bibb deputies have arrested a man on drug and gun charges after an investigation Friday. According to a news release from the Bibb County Sheriff's Office, investigators were serving a probation warrant in the 2000 block of Companion Drive when they noticed the smell of marijuana coming from inside of the home. Bibb deputies searched the home and found a gun, about 12 ounces of Methamphetamine, nearly 4 pounds of marijuana, 32 grams of oxycodone, 26 grams of crack cocaine, and around $1,800 in cash.

Georgia florists prepare for wilting summertime sales

MACON, Ga. — Summer will be here before we know it. For many of us, summer means hot weather, fun in the sun, and no school. For some businesses, it also marks the start of a slower period. "We opened 13 years ago here in Macon. I left teaching...

Now Hiring: Central Georgia job openings (May 26)

MACON, Ga. — Here are this week's featured job openings provided by the Georgia Department of Labor via the Employ Georgia system. Requirements: Applicants must be able to lift 50 lbs. Job Duties: Mow turf (Ride, push, walk or stand behind mower); prune shrubs & pull weeds; edge hardscapes;...

Macon's Dueling Piano Bar under new management

MACON, Ga. — One downtown Macon bar is now under new management, and the new owner has big dreams of making it the best bar in Central Georgia. Evan Jones, also known as TJ, says he saw his vision for Macon's Dueling Piano Bar the moment he walked in.

Perry police arrest 4 after man shot during robbery on Gaines Drive

PERRY, Ga. — UPDATE, 10:50 p.m.:. According to Captain Heath Dykes with the Perry Police Department, four people have been arrested in the robbery and shooting of 21-year-old Daniel Robert Laney. Dykes says Laney is in stable condition at the Medical Center, Atrium Health Navicent where he is undergoing...