All the best events being held at the 2019 Cherry Blossom Festival in Macon GA, including tributes to Prince, Fleetwood Mac and Tina Turner, wiener dog races, arctic diving, ice skating a hypnotist, food, rides and more.
University of Georgia hosted NFL scouts on Wednesday as part of the football program’s pro day. Mecole Hardman was seen briefly speaking with the Atlanta Falcons general manager. The draft begins on April 25.
Two Rutland High School students represented Bibb schools at the third annual Farm to School Student Chef Competition at Helms College in Macon, Georgia. Their curried Jamaican beef patties were a hit.
Mercer’s Susie Gardner, a former University of Georgia basketball player and Arkansas Razorback head coach, has engineered a major turn around in her nine years with the Mercer women’s basketball program.
Bibb County and Macon Water Authority will begin work on an agreement for a stormwater program that could lead to a new monthly utility fee. An estimated $5.75-$7 monthly fee would be charged to residents.
The 2019 Cherry Blossom Festival in Macon, Georgia, features many events including parades, wiener dog races, food trucks, movie screenings and more. Visitors can of course enjoy the beautiful cherry blossoms.
As spring practice heats up for the University of Georgia, quarterback Jake Fromm is excited to work with new offensive coordinator James Coley. Coley’s was hired shortly after Jim Chaney returned to Tennessee.
Strength-and-conditioning coach Scott Sinclair plays a crucial role in preparing University of Georgia football players for spring practice by getting them trained up after time off. Scott is in his 4th year at UGA.
Jace Jenkins, the killer of Stewart Leslie Gordon Jr. on Halloween night in Macon in 2017, pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter Tuesday in Bibb County Superior Court. Jenkins, 22, had faced murder charges.
As the push for marijuana legalization reaches the Deep South, expanding legal pot in places like Mississippi and Georgia are led mostly by conservative white men. African-American, black voices are missing from the effort.
Peter Givens and Naomi Johnson were both born and raised in Pleasant Hill. They've watched their neighborhood struggle over the years, but they're determined to give back to the community that made them who they are.
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.
Find out how much it costs for admission to Central City Park, read about the Cherry Blossom Festival pin and fine art print, find out where to park and discover the history of the trees and festival right here.
Robins Air Force Base is on track to meet its goal of hiring 1,200 people in 12 months, Brig. Gen. John Kubinec said Tuesday, March 19, 2019, in the annual State of the Base luncheon at the Museum of Aviation in Warner Robins, Ga.
Susan Gordon, the mother of Stewart Leslie Gordon Jr., who was shot and killed on Oct. 31, 2017, in Macon, spoke at a hearing for her son's killer on Tuesday in Bibb County Superior Court. Jace Jenkins pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter.
Logan Nettles pleaded guilty to aggravated assault and gang charges and was sentenced to a year behind bars on Monday, March 18, 2019, for the July 2017 pistol-whipping of his father at their Lizella home.