Before performing at the 2017 Macon Arts Advocacy Breakfast, violinist Amy Schwartz Moretti spoke of the lasting impact of art. "We know the history of wars and the terrible things, but it's art that survives." Moretti and husband, Steve Moretti, played together on the Douglass Theatre stage.
Georgia College has partnered with Georgia Film Academy to offer the introduction to on-set film production course. Students can continue their film education with classes from the Georgia Film Academy at Pinewood Atlanta Studios, and they earn their Georgia Film Academy Certification once they’ve completed 18 hours worth of film courses. This video from the Georgia Film Academy gives more details on the program.
Funeral services for Sgt. Chris Monica were held Tuesday afternoon in Milledgeville. He and Sgt. Curtis Billue, both Georgia Department of Corrections officers, were killed June 13 during a prisoner transfer.
Emergency room nurse Cody Padilla crawled out of his overturned Ford Mustang after a rollover crash just before 10 a.m. On Tuesday, June 20, 2017. The driver of a GMC Yukon, Tequandra Singleterry told Bibb sheriff's deputies she was trying to turn around and hit Padilla's car.