Macon's Urban Development Authority has contracted with Lanier Parking Meter Services to install parking meters and manage and enforce all downtown parking. The meters are expected to be installed by the end of May 2018.
Central High School is one of three schools in the Bibb County district that is piloting a "bring your own device" policy. The district is working on a district-wide initiative, which would allow students to use their personal electronics when teachers' lesson plans call for them.
Macon-Bibb County Commissioner Al Tillman speaks to the media at an OLOST press conference Monday after noon at the Macon-Bibb County Government Center. Tillman along with commissioners Elaine Lucas, Larry Schlesinger and Virgil Watkins pleaded Monday for the local state leaders to agree on legislation that would enable residents to vote on a 1 percent other local option sales tax.
Jamal Chris Rowe is charged with kid napping, burglary and five counts of rape in connection with two women who were sexually assaulted at their homes in east Macon within a day of each other in February 2018, Bibb County Sheriff's investigators Michael Wilson.
Uche Onungwa has lived in Macon, Ga., since he was in kindergarten, but without the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, he could be sent back to live in Nigeria, a country he knows little about.
The NAACP said the make up of Navicent Health’s executive and management level positions should more closely reflect Macon’s demographics. The organization held a news conference Friday, March 16, 2018.
Sheddrick "Spoon" Risper, head football coach at Westside High School, is competing for a chance to appear in Season 10 of "American Ninja Warrior." Risper has been training for two years and has lost 20 pounds in preparation of his opportunity next month in Miami.
This episode of the Cop Shop Podcast, our audio journey into Macon-area police report oddities, includes a DUI suspect peeing his pants, a Rite Aide shoplifting, and a brass-knuckle brawl. Narrated by Telegraph reporter Joe Kovac Jr. March 16, 2018.
Central City Park will be open March 16-25, 2018, as part of the International Cherry Blossom Festival in Macon, Georgia. Shows include: a human cannonball, motorcycle stunts, and stilt walkers. Shows are free with park admission.