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Monday, May 18, 2015 - 11:28am

Macon&Eggs: A Former Bibb County Sheriff Laid To Rest & Advice For Class of 2015

Each week journalists Leah Fleming of GPB and Charles Richardson of the Telegraph get together to talk about issues on the minds of Middle Georgians.
Scroll down to watch the video of the discussion. Here is a summary of what they covered.

Hot topic #1
Jerry Modena will be laid to rest today (Mon). The former Bibb County Sheriff died last week at the age of 73. He’s being remembered as firm but fair man.

Hot topic #2
Pomp and Circumstance has been played in graduation ceremonies all over Middle GA as college graduates receive those hard earned diplomas. Charles shares this advice to the class of 2015: “Live your passion!”

Hot topic #3
Macon Bibb Mayor Robert Reichert's budget will count on early retirements as part of the plan to meet a five percent spending reduction. The Mayor released his $148 million spending proposal last week. Charles says the mayor is headed in the right direction.