Self-described Appalachian soul singer Drake White talks about his upbringing, career and coming appearance at the Cherry Blossom Festival while walking around a European city. He’s got a couple Garth Brooks things to say, too.
This year’s Cherry Blossom Festival gala ball is “Bollywood Ball” in Macon GA and is India-theme to salute one of the festival’s feature nations. It includes food from Cast Iron Catering and decoration by Canaan Marshall.
Kemba Walker scored 31 points, rookie Miles Bridges had 11 points and 12 rebounds for his first career double-double, and the Charlotte Hornets handed the Minnesota Timberwolves their fifth straight loss 113-106 on Thursday night.
The Macon-Bibb Fire Department has the record for winning the Cherry Blossom Festival Bed Race. Reco Stephens, the training chief of the department, talks about how he gets his firefighters ready for the race.
The Cherry Blossom Festival parade in downtown Macon will have a new route this year. It will start on Cherry Street,turn on First Street and end on Mulberry Street. The parade begins at 4 p.m. Sunday.
In this episode of Macon It, Liz Fabian talks with Louise Barfield, the founder and director of the Little Carnegie of the South, about the concert hall and why she decided to restore the houses involved. The next concert will be March 25.