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Summer break is officially here! With the unknowns surrounding typical summer activities and experiences, we are sharing DIY crafts that kids can do at home.
High school sports activities will resume in Georgia June 8th.
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Wed., August 21, 2013 10:33am
Mercer Football Fans Demand More Tickets
To accommodate more fans at next Saturday's season opener, Mercer University athletic director Jim Cole says they're going to put 500 standing-room-only tickets on sale Thursday morning at 10:00.
Tue., August 6, 2013 12:08pm
First Look At New Mercer Football Team
The NCAA Division I Bears are scheduled to play Reinhardt University at the end of the month in what will be their first game since Mercer put football on hold for World War II.
Fri., May 31, 2013 7:57am
Macon Launches Anti-Bullying Program
Volunteers are putting on a series of summer programs in Macon aimed at helping kids cope with bullying.
Thu., May 30, 2013 1:47pm
Mercer Will Join Southern Conference
Mercer University's athletic teams will compete in the Southern Conference starting in the fall of 2014, meaning the school will be able to start offering athletic scholarships.
Mon., May 27, 2013 8:12am
Mercer University's Modern Approach To Chapel
Mercer upgrades the Chapel experience for today's students.
Mon., May 20, 2013 11:26am
Mercer University Receives Grant To Create New Arts Center.
Macon's Art&Culture Scene About To Get Bigger
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.
Tue., April 2, 2013 11:51am
Tenant Announced For Downtown Renovation
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 2:45pm
Students Open To Year-Round School
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 12:43pm
Mercer Students Split Over Pundit's Talk
The selection of conservative pundit Erick Erickson to speak at Mercer University's annual Founders' Day celebration has divided the campus community.