Mon., May 20, 2013 3:26pm
Macon's Art&Culture Scene About To Get Bigger
Sun., May 12, 2013 10:40pm
Musician Little Richard Penniman received an honorary degree from Mercer University in his hometown of Macon, the same weekend he learned that his boyhood home there will be preserved.
Tue., April 2, 2013 3:51pm
The largest of several downtown Macon loft conversions now underway has its first major tenant — a health club will fill a space vacated in the 1960s by the Dannenberg Department Store.
Wed., February 27, 2013 7:45pm
10th-graders at Bibb County Central High School say the year-round academic calendar that district officials are considering would benefit them academically.
Wed., February 13, 2013 5:43pm
The selection of conservative pundit Erick Erickson to speak at Mercer University's annual Founders' Day celebration has divided the campus community.
Mon., February 11, 2013 6:31pm
A piece of Georgia music history hits stores Tuesday — a legendary Allman Brothers Band live recording from the Macon City Auditorium is getting its first wide release.
Fri., November 9, 2012 5:21pm
Mercer University’s McDuffie Center for Strings will have a new home inside a Civil War-era mansion in Macon, thanks to a new grant announced Friday. $1.5 million from Atlanta’s Robert W. Woodruff Foundation will help convert the massive, white-columned Bell House into practice rooms, rehearsal spaces, and a chamber music hall for young musicians.
Thu., November 8, 2012 5:27pm
Former President Jimmy Carter is joining the board of trustees at Mercer University in Macon. He is one of 10 new trustees who will be elected at the board’s meeting Friday morning.
Wed., November 7, 2012 9:14am
Mercer University associate professor of political science Chris Grant says 2012 may be the high water mark for the GOP in Georgia, as he analyzes general election results from across the state.
Mon., November 5, 2012 9:46am
High youth turnout played a big role in Barack Obama’s win four years ago, but a recent Gallup poll found that far fewer voters age 18 to 29 are planning to vote this time around. Students from the Center for Collaborative Journalism talked to their classmates at Mercer University and at other Middle Georgia colleges to find out why.