Restaurant News & Reviews
Macon's Stanley Rodgers kicked off the giving season donating his 200th pint of blood for the American Red Cross on Nov. 25, 2017.
In the first of our holiday-fundraiser Reindeer Gang features, Latasha Johnson's kids share heartfelt words about their mom who is dying of cancer.
The Rescue Mission of Middle Georgia prepared over 1,000 meals for the needy and shut-ins for Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 23, 2017. The mission cooked 150 turkeys starting on Monday and finished up Tuesday night.
The Torres/Sanroman family was chosen for one of The Telegraph's 2017 Reindeer Gang features. The family of six is in need of bunk beds, school uniforms, shoes, coats and money for rent and car repairs.
Cooking your Thanksgiving turkey in a deep fryer can be delicious — and dangerous. The Boise Fire Department offered these tips for cooking your holiday meal safely.
A 15-year-old was shot Nov. 21, 2017, inside an apartment at Cherry Blossom Hill Estates on Mercer University Drive.
This episode of the Cop Shop Podcast, our audio journey into Macon-area police report oddities, includes the story of a vodka-stealing shoplifter. This episode also features the tale of how a cop kept the peace. Another segment includes details of a strange 911 call.
The homeless and needy enjoyed a turkey dinner and all the fixings Tuesday at Overtyme Bar and Grill at the Taking Care of Each Other Project. The feast was hosted by restaurant owner Charity Harris. Harris said "This is just one of the ways we give back to the community." Everyone in attendance also had an opportunity to get a haircut, blood pressure screening, dental hygiene screening and a goody bag.
A University of Georgia student was arrested Nov. 16 after a high-speed chase through Athens during which, police said, he was posting updates to Snapchat. Athens-Clarke County police released bodycam footage of the 110 mph pursuit, which ended in the student’s pickup running off the road and crashing into a number of parked vehicles. Police said Hunter Ty Wilkerson, 19, stole five traffic signs from the UGA campus before the pursuit. He faces 25 charges, including reckless driving, fleeing an officer and driving under the influence.''
A multi-car accident on I-75 south just north of Bass Road blocked both lanes of traffic southbound for about than an hour Tuesday morning.