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6 hrs ago | The Macon Telegraph
The Academy for Classical Education, a soon-to-launch charter school in Bibb County, is hosting three pre-admission forums for parents of prospective students.
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10 hrs ago | The Macon Telegraph
About 225 people gathered Thursday for the 153rd annual meeting of the Greater Macon Chamber of Commerce to celebrate its successes and to recognize various business leaders.
14 hrs ago | The Macon Telegraph
The Keep Macon-Bibb Beautiful Commission unveiled the revitalization efforts at the park between Riverside Drive and Cherry Street, which includes the planting of 400 new azaleas, 16 new Yoshino cherry trees and several hardwood elms.
20 hrs ago | Fox 24
A suspected Augusta bank robber is behind bars in Bibb County after U.S. Marshals take him into custody during a traffic stop.
The Macon-Bibb County Urban Development Authority announced Wednesday it launched a collaborative planning effort that would combine several different master plans into one coordinated plan for downtown.
Bobby Lee Dumas Jr., 17, was booked into the Bibb County jail about 9 a.m. Wednesday after his arrest by school police.
The biggest challenge facing the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office as it merges with the Macon Police Department is inequity of pay, Sheriff David Davis and Cara Cotton, the sheriff’s director of strategic management, told most of the incoming Macon-Bibb County Commission on Wednesday morning.
Some of Bibb County’s department heads had to give some good-natured ribbing Tuesday to Bibb County Parks & Recreation Director Dale “Doc” Dougherty.
In a show of unity, the Houston County Commission honored longtime Bibb County Commission Chairman Sam Hart at its meeting Tuesday.
Consolidation for Macon and Bibb County was decided in the 2012 election cycle, but Monday night, Mayor Robert Reichert sat down with people in Payne City to discuss the possibility of merging into the new government.
After an hourlong wrangle Monday, a Macon City Council committee agreed a consent order to swear in the new Macon-Bibb County consolidated government on Dec. 31 should be forwarded to the full council for a final vote Tuesday night.
There’s been a wrinkle in the murder case against a pair of Bibb County Eagle Scouts accused of luring a man to a shack in the woods and killing him.
The Design Review Board of the Macon-Bibb County Planning and Zoning Commission said Monday that they do not support plans to demolish the historic Tremont Temple Baptist Church at 860 Forsyth St. in downtown Macon.
Macon Bibb-County Fire Department firefighter Terrell Smith listens to a call from headquarters using one of the new radios assigned to every member of the department.