Richard Brent, director of collections and merchandise for the Big House -- the Allman Brothers Band's former home on Vineville Avenue in Macon -- describes activities planned for the sell-out crowd in town for the 25th annual Georgia Allman Brothers Band Association's festival.
Miss America 2016 Betty Cantrell debuted her first album at the Cox Capitol Theatre in downtown Macon Sept. 22, 2017. The Middle Georgia native is pursuing a country music career in Nashville and wrote the title song "Nicotine" and "Sway" for her fiancé and manager Spencer Maxwell.
The Georgia Department of Natural Resources planted aquatic plants along the shore of Lake Sinclair Friday morning in a continued effort to support the fish habitat of Georgia lakes. Yamaha Marine Group helped provide financial support in the building of a new DNR greenhouse to grow aquatic plants to be placed throughout Georgia's waterways.
Peach County Sheriff Terry Deese explains how difficult it was to cope with the shooting deaths of two deputies in November of 2016. Deese, the Georgia Sheriff of the Year, was honored Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017, at the 5th annual Salute to Georgia Sheriffs hosted by Jones Sheriff Butch Reece at the Walnut Creek Shooting Preserve.
Jacques Houston, shot and seriously wounded in December 2015, testifies in court on Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017, in a court case where his friend, Rayshad Durham was on trial. The shooting happened on Atagahi Trail in the Lake Wildwood community.