Dublin, GA

Dublin father and adult daughter missing since March

DUBLIN, Ga. (WGXA) -- The Dublin Police Department is asking for your help finding two missing people. 62-year-old Bobby Gaultney and his 38-year-old daughter, Crystal Garnto, have not been seen since March. Gaultney is described as five feet, nine inches tall, weighing 180 pounds. He has gray hair and brown...
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Man, woman charged with Trafficking Cocaine after traffic stop

FORSYTH, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – A Dublin man and woman were arrested in Monroe County after deputies found drugs in their vehicle. The Monroe County Sheriff’s Office says deputies pulled over James Jackson and April Jordan on I-75 south in Forsyth on Wednesday. After a search of their car,...

Girl Scouts donate 3,000 boxes of cookies to V.A.

LIZELLA, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) — The Dublin V.A. is getting a cookie delivery that would make most kids’ eyes go wide with excitement. The Girl Scouts Of Historic Georgia donated 3,000 boxes of their famous cookies to the V.A. Thursday as part of the Girl Scout Cookies From Home program. They say it’s important to honor military men and women.

Democratic Candidate for Governor Stacey Abrams visits McIntyre

MCINTYRE, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT)-As part of her campaign tour, Democratic Candidate for Governor Stacey Abrams, visited Wilkinson County. She spoke to community members about her goals if elected Governor. Abrams talked about her platform to expand Medicaid for all Georgians, and the economic growth it will bring to rural areas. She...

North Oconee two-sport star Jack Fabris commits to Kansas State football

Jack Fabris is shutting down his college football recruitment. The North Oconee senior safety verbally committed to Kansas State Tuesday evening, he announced on Twitter. "I want to thank God for blessing me throughout my life and with this opportunity," Fabris tweeted. "I'd also like to thank my parents for being very supportive of me throughout my life and this process and my coaches for pushing and teaching me. Finally I would like to thank Coach Klieman and Coach Klanderman for giving me this opportunity as well as Taylor Braet for his help along the way. With that being said, I am committing to Kansas State."

Keep Dublin-Laurens Beautiful celebrates 40 years of service

DUBLIN, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) — Keep Dublin-Laurens Beautiful is celebrating 40 years of beautification projects. The organization held a luncheon Tuesday to honor several groups that have played a part in the effort. Carolyn Crayton, the founder of Keep Macon-Bibb Beautiful, was the keynote speaker. She was also involved in...

MGA’s Aerobatics Club Takes Flight

At age 28, Middle Georgia State University (MGA) aviation student Angela Rogers is rolling (and looping and spinning) into her second career as a professional pilot. Originally from Destin, Fla., Rogers decided to leave behind her job as a manager of pilots at an Air Force base to become a professional pilot herself. She enrolled at MGA and will graduate with her B.S. in Aviation Science and Management in spring 2023. But in addition to taking part in standard pilot training, Rogers is a big part of the amazing world of aerobatics.

Oconee County Reminds Residents of Water Conservation Measures

As the county heads into summer and temperatures rise, Oconee County Water Resources reminds residents to adhere to the existing state-established non-drought conservation watering schedule that is in effect year-round for Oconee County per Georgia Department of Natural Resources regulations:. Odd-numbered addresses - Outdoor water use is allowed on Tuesdays,...
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More broadband connectivity coming to rural Georgia

ATLANTA — Ocmulgee Electric Membership Corp. announced plans Tuesday to launch a fiber-optic network that will provide high-speed internet service to customers in five middle Georgia counties. The EMC, headquartered in Eastman, will partner with Kansas City-based Conexon Connect to deploy broadband across 2,100 miles to up to 8,000...