Liz Fabian is the senior civic reporting fellow for The Macon Newsroom, which operates out of Mercer University's Center for Collaborative Journalism.
The Department of Defense is phasing out JSTARS, the Joint Surveillance and Target Attack Radar System, which means changes in mission are coming and local leaders recognize the Robins Air Force Base workforce must adapt.
A Hollywood production team is setting up temporary offices in downtown Macon to film a major motion picture backed by big names and benefactors that bankrolled the $8.5 million project.
Superior Court judge asked to block Macon Mayor Lester Miller’s plan to select supervisor candidate through a bi-partisan committee of commissioners.
Macon Mayor Lester Miller leads local delegation to meet with state transportation officials over pedestrian safety issues.
The United States is marking the nation’s first Juneteenth federal holiday this year, but Macon has been celebrating the event for 30 years.