Wed., June 12, 2013 12:01am
Bibb County's Attorney, Virgil Adams, has requested the Department of Justice render a decision about the consolidated Macon/Bibb County elections by Monday. Lawmakers passed local legislation during the 2013 session to change the area’s elections from partisan to non-partisan as voters elect their first consolidated government.
Wed., May 29, 2013 6:21pm
The role African Americans played in the Civil War is the subject of a new historical marker in Macon.
Mon., May 20, 2013 3:26pm
Macon's Art&Culture Scene About To Get Bigger
Fri., May 10, 2013 2:39pm
Mandarin Chinese most likely to coninue being taught in Bibb County Schools.
Thu., April 25, 2013 9:39am
Three seniors at Central High School in Macon have each been awarded a $250,000 scholarship from the Gates Millennium Scholars program. The Gates Millennium Scholars program is funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.
Mon., April 22, 2013 7:29pm
A 5-year-old girl has been critically injured in a school bus accident. Macon Police Crime Lab Sgt. Melanie Hofmann says the child was hit by the rear tire of a school bus Monday and has been taken to a local hospital.
Sun., April 14, 2013 2:00pm
A candidate for the Macon-Bibb County commission says he won't leave the race following the disclosure that he was arrested on a misdemeanor marijuana possession charge.
Wed., April 10, 2013 7:10pm
In two months the control towers at 149 small and medium size airports across the country will close, five in Georgia. It’s part of cuts due to sequestration.
Wed., March 20, 2013 3:41pm
The state Senate tabled a bill Wednesday that would change the makeup of the Fulton County Commission. Democrats argue the measure is part of a wider GOP effort to assert more control over districts with predominantly black voters.
Mon., March 11, 2013 9:02am
The Tubman African American Museum in Macon paid tribute to Harriet Tubman's legacy Sunday with special tours, a reception and a re-enactment. An escaped slave herself, Tubman is credited with helping at least 300 slaves escape to the North using the network of safe houses known as the Underground Railroad.