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  • GPB Radio | Macon

    WMUM-FM 89.7 FM

    (478) 301-5761






    Click here for more station information

  • GPB Radio | Macon

    WMUM-FM 89.7 FM

    (478) 301-5761






    Click here for more station information

  • GPB Radio | Macon

    WMUM-FM 89.7 FM

    (478) 301-5761






    Click here for more station information

Latest Macon News

Former CNN President Tom Johnson On A Lifetime In Journalism

I’m really thrilled about this edition of “Political Rewind.” For some time, we’ve hoped to coax into our studio a man who became one of the important leaders of print and broadcast journalism in the 20th and early 21st centuries. We finally persuaded Tom Johnson to join us and share stories about his life and career.
May 26, 2017

Is The Media Giving Trump A Harder Time Than Previous Oval Office Occupants?

Today on “Political Rewind,” we explore President Trump and the media. It has been a fractious relationship for decades, but has greatly intensified with Trump in the Oval Office. Is the "mainstream media" giving Trump a harder time than previous occupants of the White House?
May 24, 2017

Georgia Likely To Feel Effects Of Proposed Cuts To EPA

President Donald Trump’s 2018 budget proposal makes drastic cuts to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency that will likely be felt in Georgia. The Trump administration wants agencies like the state’s Environmental Protection Division to take on the work of protecting air and water.
May 24, 2017

Veterans Return Home, Find Comfort On The Farm

For many veterans returning from war, it can be difficult to adjust to civilian life. A new documentary premiering on PBS on Memorial Day tells the story of one veteran who has suffered emotionally and physically from war, only to return home as a farmer where he’s trying to find peace. The film previously ran at the Macon Film Festival last summer. We talk with filmmaker Alix Blair about her documentary, " Farmer/Veteran ." We also hear from Jon Jackson, a Georgia veteran who started a farm in Milledgeville . Jackson is now working with other veterans adjusting to life after war. And for more on how exactly farming can help those with post-traumatic stress disorder, we hear from Melinda Paige, who teaches clinical mental health counseling at Argosy University in Atlanta.
May 24, 2017