U.S. Sen. David Perdue introduces retired Maj. Gen. Robert McMahon during his confirmation hearing Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018, in front of the Senate Armed Services Committee. McMahon is nominated to be assistant secretary of sustainment.
An explosion and fire destroyed the Coffee Corner shop in Homerville, Georgia, on Friday, Aug. 17, 2018, injuring three people. A construction crew installing fiber optic cable struck an underground gas line, the Associated Press reported.
Tommy Sadler, owner of Tommy's Bakery and Cafe, created the Tommy's donut burger for Macon Burger Week August 20-26. The burger features a beef patty between a glazed donut with candied bacon, fried egg, grilled onions and homemade boursin cheese.
Surveillance video from an Aldi grocery store in Cooper City shows an elderly woman shopping while her purse sits just inches away from her in a shopping cart. The thief reaches into the victim’s purse, grabs the victim's wallet and flees the store.