Fri., June 7, 2013 2:00am
Macon To Woo Musicians With History
Few places can lay claim to as much rock and soul music heritage as Macon. But the city has struggled to get on the musical map with the likes of Nashville, Memphis, or even Athens, home of REM.
Sun., May 12, 2013 6:40pm
Little Richard Gets Hometown Honors
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.
Mon., October 22, 2012 12:17pm
State Hopes To Buy Little Richard's Boyhood Home
The Georgia Department of Transportation is moving to purchase and preserve the boyhood home of rock n' roll pioneer "Little Richard" Penniman in Macon, one of dozens of properties GDOT is buying up to make way for the widening of Interstate 75.
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