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Aug. 1 may mean back to school for some, but it’s also First Friday in downtown Macon, and there’s something for everyone.
Back for another year Friday and Saturday, Georgia’s annual back-to-school sales tax holiday includes some interesting items.
Police cadets in the Bibb Regional Police Academy march back to the classroom after physical training Wednesday morning.
Bond was set at $12,500 on Wednesday for a former volunteer at a Macon animal rescue group charged with 17 counts of aggravated animal cruelty.
He was arrested by Bibb County Sheriff's Office deputies during a traffic stop on Jeffersonville Road and Donnan Road around 1 a.m. Saturday.
In this May 21, 2009 file photo, Theodore "Dutch'' VanKirk visits a veteran's group at the Golden Corral in Macon, Ga.
The shop offers repair or service on all types of small-engine equipment including lawn mowers, blowers, trimmers, edgers, tillers, pressure washers and chain saws, owner Stan Greene said in an email.
The Medcen Community Health Foundation joined with the museum to sponsor scavenger hunts, nature walks and hands-on activities between 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. on the first Saturdays through June 2015.
The Hawkinsville Opera House, formerly known as the City Auditorium, was built in 1907 and designed by Macon architect W.R. Gunn.
State Sen. David Lucas, left, and State Rep. James Beverly speak in the hall outside the Macon-Bibb County Planning and Zoning Commission meeting.
In storage for the last four years, the “Macon 1823” sign, made of pink granite, will be part of the Second Street Corridor initiative.
Lowndes County authorities remained on the look out Monday night for two thieves accused of stealing a dump truck from Macon, Georgia.
The finishing touches remain for two projects in Macon’s Coleman Hill Park, while a third is awaiting forms to create concrete circle sculptures.
Wilkerson, born and raised in Macon, received his bachelor’s and doctorate degrees from the University of Georgia.
A grease fire errupted at The Fincher's Barbecue on Houston Rd in Macon leaving the restaurant with moderate damage.
Macon News, Events & Info
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 04:02 am
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