Winter 2017, we hardly knew you. With warm weather seemingly set in for good, winter's chill seems but a memory for Middle Georgia. These scenes were recorded on the Mercer University campus in Macon on Feb. 16, 2017.
Above average temperatures are expected this winter in the southern part of the United States, the Rockies and Hawaii as well as western and northern Alaska and northern New England. But some areas will see below average temperatures.
The readers of The Telegraph and Macon.com have voted Northside kicker Cory Munson as the player of the week. Munson hit a game tying 59-yard field goal in the Eagles game against Lee County last week. Northside eventually lost in overtime 16-13.
This episode of the Cop Shop Podcast, our audio journey into Macon-area police report oddities, includes items about a Bloomfield Drive woman's reportedly racist cursing tirade to 911 operators. This episode also features a report of "a huge amount of blood" found behind a Macon nightclub. Other segments include mention of a "very talkative" naked man.
Macon dance studio put together an event with ten other dance studios from around Georgia to help raise money for the Jay's HOPE Foundation. The event hosted by Dance Dynamics Studio held last month at Wesleyan College raised over $5,000.
Norfolk Southern’s safety train offered Rail Safety & Emergency Response training classes to first responders. The train is part of the Norfolk Southern’s Operation Awareness & Response program, which provides free, hands-on training directly to emergency responders in communities along our rail lines.