Thu., August 23, 2012 12:12pm
A central Georgia animal shelter is closed as investigators look into two cases of parvo, an often-deadly virus that attacks dogs.
Tue., August 14, 2012 1:00pm
Macon police say they've completed an inventory of the department's crime lab and found that no evidence is missing. An earlier review of the Macon Police Department's evidence room found there was no way to tell who had been in the room or if anyone had changed the evidence record.
Wed., August 8, 2012 7:05am
A leading organization for older Americans is designating Macon and surrounding Bibb County as an "age-friendly" community. AARP will make the announcement during a news conference Wednesday in Macon.
Tue., August 7, 2012 3:23pm
The City of Macon is tearing down more blighted homes. The goal is 100 homes a year. Officials hope people will return and rebuild in blighted neighborhoods.
Tue., August 7, 2012 11:02am
Construction is under way on a farm equipment company's distribution center in central Georgia. Tractor Supply Co. executives have said the 650,000 square-foot distribution center in Macon will employ more than 200 workers.
Mon., August 6, 2012 3:01pm
Sgt. Thomas Jefferson Barksdale of Macon died on the battlefield in Korea 62 years ago. His remains have finally made their way home, thanks to advances in DNA testing.
Wed., July 4, 2012 2:00pm
It’s a concept with roots outside the United States but now Macon business owners have new options for borrowing money. To qualify for the so-called “micro-loans” downtown Macon business owners will have to provide a 50-percent match. The interest free loans range between 500 and 1,000 dollars.
Wed., June 27, 2012 3:46pm
One in five people is HIV positive and does not know it. Georgia is number six in the country for people with AIDS. Rates of HIV infection are growing fastest in Southeast.
Mon., June 25, 2012 3:39pm
Tractor Supply is locating new distribution center in Macon. The facility will employ 200 people. Company says it will be open by the end of 2013.
Tue., June 19, 2012 3:31pm
The Georgia Food Policy Council is gathering in Macon. They plan to propose policies aimed at improving Georgia's food and agricultural system.