Wed., December 4, 2013 4:42pm
Twelve organizations are uniting their efforts to restore longleaf pine forests in Georgia. The forests are seen as critical for wildlife. They...
Wed., May 8, 2013 3:24pm
It’s been five years since a tornado robbed what was then called Macon State College of nearly all its trees, but now the campus canopy is on the...
Tue., January 8, 2013 4:46pm
Lawyers for the city of Columbus Tuesday asked the State Supreme Court to block a law allowing billboard companies to clear cut trees obscuring their...
Mon., November 19, 2012 7:00am
While 40 percent of Georgia remains in a state of "extreme" or "exceptional drought," Macon is seeing some of the worst of it, as...
Wed., June 6, 2012 5:30pm
It’s been nearly a year since Georgia enacted one of the nation’s toughest immigration crackdowns. And it’s had an impact on some small businesses,...
Fri., March 30, 2012 10:34am
Hundreds of trees have been planted in an attempt to soak up the pollution from a contaminated industrial site in Macon. Experts say 376 trees were...
Fri., September 23, 2011 4:06pm
Business owners in North Georgia are preparing for the start of leaf season.
Fri., May 13, 2011 1:23pm
Companies will soon be able to clearcut trees in front of billboards via a new law the governor signed off on Thursday.
Wed., April 27, 2011 1:49pm
Several cities across the state are urging the governor to veto a bill that would allow the clear-cutting of trees around billboards. They say the...
Thu., February 24, 2011 5:35pm
The state house passed a bill that would allow the clear-cutting of trees in front of billboards. It's a measure bill board companies have been...