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Bleckley Soccer Teams Swept In Makeup Matches vs Putnam

Bleckley Soccer Teams Swept In Makeup Matches vs Putnam

BCHS made up March 1 soccer matches versus Putnam County postponed due to basketball playoffs Wednesday.  The Lady Eagles got a hat trick from Samantha Silva in the first half and scored twice in the second half to defeat the Lady Royals 5-0.

Carson Garrett's free kick at 29:59 of the first cut a two-goal deficit to one.  Putnam scored at 12:00 of the second to defeat the Royals 3-1.  Friday, the girls play at Macon County with a 5:30 p.m. start.  Both teams travel to Eatonton to take on Putnam County March 26.  Times are 5:30 and 7:30 pm.

How to Write for 13WMAZ's Where You Live

How to Write for 13WMAZ's Where You Live

Where You Live is WMAZ's hyperlocal feature. This means that we are helping bring you more community-specific news more often.

We have websites for these communities:

Dooly-Macon County
Warner Robins
obins AFB

These community websites are a place for you and your community members to share information.

To join our team and share with folks just like yourself, all you have to do is email us your email address and name whereyoulive@13wmaz.com

From there, we set up an account for you. This account lets you log in to your community site and post photo galleries, concerts, community events, 100th birthday parties, your concerns, latest creative projects, how-to advice and anything else you want people in your area to know.

Once you have an account, here are some examples of how you can stay involved Where You Live:

(These are just ideas to get you started. Feel free to come up with your own blog ideas!)

  • Post about your hobby: 
    Music reviews 
    Movie reviews 
    Local fashion


  • Are you that person who always takes photos at the high school's football games or at community festivals?  You can log in with your new account and create a gallery to show off your photos on our site.
  • Have a story idea that may need a reporter in our newsroom? Send us a news tip by emailing eyewitnessnews@13wmaz.com
  • Where You Live is your space for public conversation.  Feel free to comment on others' articles. New ideas can crop up just from simple conversations with others.
  • See something bizarre around town? Take a (cell phone) photo and post it to your community site! Maybe someone else will know the background story.
  • Add an event to our community calendar. Click "Add an Event"  on your community site's event section.
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Severe Thunderstorm Warnings

Latest severe thunderstorm warnings:

Northwestern Crisp, southwestern Dooly, south central Macon county, to 8 p.m.

Jasper, northwest Jones, northern Monroe, southwestern Putnam to 7:30 p.m.

Western Jones, central Monroe, central Lamar, to 7:45 p.m.

Putnam, Hancock to 8 p.m.

A severe thunderstorm warning for northern Crawford and southern Monroe counties through 7:30 p.m.

Check back for updates.

13 Festival Highlights This Weekend

Whether you favor pink or green, you'll have plenty to check out at Dublin's or Macon's festivals this weekend.

VIEW | Cherry Blossom Schedule

VIEW | St. Patrick Festival Schedule 

Bleckey Falls to Putnam in Region Baseball Opener

Bleckey Falls to Putnam in Region Baseball Opener

BCHS looked to shake off Monday's home loss to Dublin as they began 4-AA play Wednesday at Putnam County.   Three errors contributed to three War Eagle runs in the bottom of the second.  Putnam scored four more in the fifth. 

Austin Simmons broke up a no-hitter in the sixth.  He scored on TavonRoss' triple.  Bryant Trice followed with a two-run home run.  Frankie Lee Mullis doubled to lead off the seventh but was left stranded.  He was the second straight runner stranded in scoring position as the Royals  lost their third straight 8-3.

No player had two hits.  Bleckley hosts Crawford County Friday at 5:30 p.m.

Wanted by Macon Regional Crimestoppers for March 13

Macon Regional Crimestoppers says these people are wanted on warrants in Middle Georgia. If you have any information, call Crimestoppers at 478-742-2330 or 1-877-68CRIME.

1. Robert Kevin Ard:
W/M DOB 10-05-88 Age 24 601 150 lbs.
Wanted by the Houston County Sheriff's Office for Terroristic Threats.

2. Carlos Savalas Wilson:
B/M DOB 06-03-74 Age 39 508 165
Wanted by the Macon Police Department for Theft by Receiving Stolen Auto.

3. Sonny Ray Bennett:
W/M DOB 09-10-88 Age 24 511 165 lbs.
Wanted by the Jones County Sheriff's Office for Giving False Name to Officers.

4. Martez Tyrone Turner:
B/M DOB 07-06-94 Age 18 511 195 lbs.
Wanted by the Bibb County Campus Police for Simple Battery on Public School Employee.

5. Omar Arnaud Garcia:
H/M DOB 02-05-86 Age 27 510 140 lbs.
Wanted by the Houston County Sheriff's Office for Child Molestation.

Where Has All the Ammo Gone?

by Keith Whitney, 11Alive.com