Leah Duval, a sophomore at Howard High School, leads Gifted Harmony in the singing of Amazing Grace. Duval started the choir for citizens with special needs and they had their first concert a few weeks ago at First Baptist on New Street.
Charles Dewberry, 74, recalls the Hughes family wouldn't let Gavin Williams in their home, but he says they were kind to him. Williams attacked the elderly couple at their Lizella home. He was killed in a standoff with the SWAT team on Moncrief Road on April 25, 2017.
This episode of our audio journey into Macon-area police report oddities includes items about a man who claimed his ex-girlfriend stole his motorcycle helmet from a bar; an apparent sock thief pitching a fit; and the always popular sounds of things overheard on our police scanner.
Have you ever wondered what is behind the creaky doors of the old southern mortuary? Step inside this historic funeral home in Macon, Georgia and hear what it is like to be the director of what is usually a misunderstood establishment in Southern society.
Have you ever wondered what goes on behind the scenes at your favorite museum? Dale Lanier is the facilities manager at the Museum of Arts and Sciences. His job includes everything from maintenance of the facility to exhibit case construction.
Christ Episcopal Church on Walnut Street is almost as old as Macon itself. Founders Ambrose Baber, Edward Tracy, Christopher Strong and several others started the congregation in 1825. The chapel was later built in 1851.
A man who had barricaded himself inside a Lizella house Tuesday afternoon was shot and killed as Bibb County sheriff’s deputies closed in on him after a two-hour standoff. Bibb sheriff’s Col. Aubrey Evins speaks to media on the scene.
Bridgett Marcus spoke April 25, 2017, opposing bond for Elizabeth Cannon, the woman accused of shooting Marcus' 15-year-old son Vernon in the head Jan. 6, 2017, outside Cannon's Bloomfield Drive home in south Macon, Ga. Marcus spoke about her son's injuries and his recovery, saying, "I want justice."
Azalea Jenkins, 11, and Aleigha Soriano, 8, were last seen walking home from Russell Elementary School Tuesday afternoon, according to the Warner Robins Police. They were found safe at dusk at an abandoned car wash on Watson Boulevard at Corder Road about dusk after apparently walking the more than 3 miles there.
Macon's Pleasant Hill neighborhood, split by the construction of Interstate 75 decades ago, is celebrating a renaissance anchored by the old Little Richard Penniman house, which was moved April 25, 2017, for highway expansion. The house will become a place for the neighborhood's history to be stored.
The Houston County Friends of the Library Old Book Sale at the Georgia National Fairgrounds and Agricenter on Thursday through Saturday will feature approximately 90,000 books, including many classic volumes.
The Pleasant Hill neighborhood, split by the construction of Interstate 75 decades years ago, is celebrating a renaissance anchored by the old Little Richard Penniman house, which was moved April 25, 2017, for highway expansion.