Sandersville, GA


Suspected stabbing leaves one dead in Washington County, GBI says

WASHINGTON COUNTY, Ga. (WFXG) - The GBI says it is investigating a suspected stabbing that left one man dead in Washington County. Authorities say a woman is suspected of stabbing 54-year-old Edward Porter following an incident at their Harrison home. The GBI says Porter was allegedly involved in a reported assault on a juvenile at the home prior to the stabbing.

GSP works deadly crash in Baldwin County

MILLEDGEVILLE, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – In Baldwin County, Georgia State Patrol worked a fatal crash on Deepstep Road near Oquincy Road. GSP says troopers responded to the crash around 5:30 Sunday evening. An investigation shows a Ford Ranger was speeding and heading east when it left the road and hit a tree.
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Wildcats to face stern test in 13-0 Johnson County in state semifinals

ELLAVILLE – The 2022 Schley County High School football team (SCHS) has accomplished something no other previous SCHS football team has ever done in the 22 years the school has been playing football. As a result of their 55-23 victory over Wilcox County in the Georgia High School Association (GHSA) Class A Division 2 state quarterfinals, the Wildcats (11-2) are now in uncharted territory. They have reached the state semifinals and are two wins away from claiming a state title.

64-year-old man killed in fatal car crash in Baldwin County, passenger in serious condition

MACON, Ga. — A fatal car crash on Sunday in Milledgeville left one man dead and a woman in critical condition, according to Baldwin County Deputy Coroner Steve Chapple. 64-year-old William Keith Duncan was killed in a car accident on Deepstep Road in Baldwin County when his Ford Ranger traveling east at a high rate of speed left the roadway and hit a tree. The accident occurred around 5:30 on Sunday.

No 5 Schley set to battle No 2 Johnson for a trip to the 'Ship'

 Schley County (11-2, Region 6 Champs, ranked No. 5) will travel to Wrightsville this Friday, Dec. 2 to take on Johnson County (13-0, Region 5 Champs, ranked No. 2) in the semifinals (Final Four) of the State Playoffs. Kickoff is set for 7:30 p.m.   "They're 13-0 and don't know...

GCSU prepares for annual ‘Hanging of the Greens’ Christmas event

MILLEDGEVILLE, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – The Christmas season is here, and communities around Middle Georgia are preparing to showcase their holiday lights. Georgia College and State University is preparing to celebrate the Christmas season with lights and holiday cheer with its annual “Hanging of the Greens.”. Daniel McDonald, the...

THE END ZONE HIGHLIGHTS: Brentwood hosts Briarwood

SANDERSVILLE, Georgia(41NBC/WMGT)– The Brentwood War Eagles welcomed in the Briarwood Buccaneers to Eagle Field on Friday night. The Eagles have won seven in a row and beat Briarwood earlier this season 21-0. The Buccaneers have won five in a row, and last won the state title in 1989. The...

2 arrested for shooting in Washington County

TENNILLE, Ga. (WFXG) - Two women are behind bars, charged with multiple felonies after a shooting Tuesday night in Washington County. According to the Washington County Sheriff's Office, deputies responded to a shooting on 4th St. in Tennille at around midnight. Deputies spoke with the victims and discovered a tractor damaged by gunfire.

Future Land Use Charrette for the Oconee County Joint Comprehensive Plan Update To Be Held Dec. 13

You are invited to provide feedback for the Oconee County Joint Comprehensive Plan update on December 13 in the Oconee Veterans Park Community Building's Large Meeting Room. This meeting will be a Future Land Use Charrette where you will help plan the future growth and development of the county through a small group land use exercise. Your feedback is important, and we hope you can add your thoughts to the information we have already received through focus groups and a community survey. Two meeting times will offered on Tuesday, December 13.

Water main break in Milledgeville

MILLEDGEVILLE — The City of Milledgeville is experiencing a water main break on North Wayne Street. According to city officials, residents between East Charlton Street and West Walton Street as well as customers on East Hall Street between North Wayne Street and North Jefferson Street are most likely to be impacted.

Single-Pen Tenant Farmhouse, Washington County

This tenant house was probably one of several on what was once a larger farm, later converted to a pine plantation. The photo dates to 2011 but the house was still standing about a year ago. Housing like this was very common in rural counties, well into the 20th century.

The department of Theatre and Dance presents the 26th annual Nutcracker Ballet

Join us at Russell Auditorium December 9 and 10th at 7 PM, and 11th at 2 PM for the 26th annual Georgia College Nutcracker ballet! Presented by the department of Theatre and Dance, over 200 dancers ages three through adult will delight in this holiday tradition! The beloved classic ballet will feature Georgia College students Alicia Zarker and Katie Payne, alternating as the Sugar Plum Fairy, and David Bandy as the Cavalier. Their choreography is the original 1892 Russian choreography by Lev Ivanov.

Wrightsville, November 26 High School 🏈 Game Notice

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