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Macon Entrepreneur Making Fashion

Aaron Brown is the owner of BowFRESH BowtieS and grew up with a mother and father who both sew. So when he lost his job at a department store he turned to his sewing machine and bow ties to make ends...

July 26, 2016

It's Raining Kittens

There are certain seasons we celebrate, the holiday season, peach season, and ski season to name a few. But kitten season is no cause for celebration. Kitten season generally begins in the spring,...

July 18, 2016

Two Way Street Goes To The Dogs

Don't forget to tune in to Two Way Street this weekend. It's all about dogs. First host Bill Nigut chats with author Bronwen Dickey whose book, "Pitbull: The Battle over an American Icon" examines...

July 14, 2016

Collars And Tags People

Every day I see lost and found pets posted on social media. I get it. Our dog Duncan (aka Houdini) looks for every opportunity to bolt out the front door so no judgement here. Accidents happen and...

March 29, 2016

Au Revoir Michelangelo

When I heard about events in Paris my thoughts turned to a Chihuahua from Macon and the French animal rescue there that welcomed him with open arms and found him a new home. Josephine Bennett...

November 19, 2015

Dear Adopter Of A Shelter Animal

Dear adopter of a rescue dog or cat, First let me say, thank you. Before you take your new family member home I want you to remember a few things. This sweet animal has recently come off the...

September 23, 2015

Does your voice matter? Of course it does...

(This story also appears on Medium.) GPB News wants to marshal its reporting power to tell a series of stories on transportation.What's that mean? Road conditions, traffic, mass transit, bike...

September 23, 2015

Macon's Midnight Miracle

On Friday around 4:15 I was wrapping up a few loose ends at work before the Labor Day weekend. I was looking forward to staying home, getting things done around the house and using up the last of my...

September 10, 2015

I'm Sorry Duke the Boxer

I’d like to introduce you to our current foster dog, Duke. Duke showed up in our lives via Facebook. I get tagged in a lot of posts about animals needing help. Duke had a fairly typical story. From...

July 30, 2015

Here Kitty Kitty

Meet Zella, our completely unintentional cat. Last week Meg, my friend and neighbor, called to ask my advice about a very young kitten she spotted on the sidewalk. When I walked up with her to take a...

June 15, 2015

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