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Macon’s Got Curves: American Victorian Edition

Macon’s Got Curves: American Victorian Edition

Elliot James, Contributor

February 17, 2018


Filed under A&E, Local, Showcase

Here are eight of our favorite downtown Macon homes and commercial structures exemplifying this quintessential style, in no particular order:

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10 Reactions to Super Bowl LII from an Eagles Fan

10 Reactions to Super Bowl LII from an Eagles Fan

Ryan Weaver, Contributor

February 9, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

It has been 14 years since the Eagles were in the Super Bowl. It wouldn’t be a stretch to say that the only people remaining in the organisation are the Lurie’s, who own the Eagles, and maybe some front office executives.

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Five Ways To Fight Off The Flu

Five Ways To Fight Off The Flu

Devyn Mode, Contributor

February 9, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle, Showcase

If your classrooms and offices are half-empty and half-full of sniffling peers, do not distress. Here are five simple ways to avoid contracting the flu.

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Just Curious: What are Macon’s lowest and highest recorded temperatures?

Just Curious: What are Macon’s lowest and highest recorded temperatures?

Thais Ackerman, WMAZ Intern

February 8, 2018


Filed under Just Curious, More Student Work, Showcase

Temperatures are getting back to normal January weather in Macon after a week of shifting conditions.

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Listen: Karaoke Night at the Hummingbird

Listen: Karaoke Night at the Hummingbird

Taylor Drake, Contributor

February 8, 2018


Filed under A&E, Local, Showcase

Every Wednesday, the Hummingbird Stage and Taproom hands the mic over to Maconites for karaoke night. Listen to this sensational rendition on John Denver's hit song, "Take Me Home, Country Road."

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Rare piece of Macon’s famed Hay House returns soon

Rare piece of Macon’s famed Hay House returns soon

Drew Daws, Telegraph Intern

February 8, 2018


Filed under Local, Showcase

The house, on Georgia Avenue, has one of the oldest stained-glass windows in Georgia. Strong winds damaged the 15-by-6-foot window during a summer storm.

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Homeport: For Veterans By Veterans

Homeport: For Veterans By Veterans

Cheyanne Reyome, Contributing Writer

December 5, 2017


Filed under Local, Showcase, Uncategorized

Off Eisenhower Pkwy in Macon, Ga is an old hotel that has been renovated to transient housing for homeless veterans. The initiative known as “Homeport” opened in 2016 and has been expanding ever since.

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Did You Know? Public Art in Macon Edition

Did You Know? Public Art in Macon Edition

Adelia Henderson, Contributing Writer

November 15, 2017


Filed under Local, Showcase

Over the past eight years Macon has seen a push to revitalize its streets through public art, mainly due to neighborhood grants and projects.

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Ancestral Reburial A Bittersweet Homecoming For Muscogee

Ancestral Reburial A Bittersweet Homecoming For Muscogee

Katie Atkinson, GPB Intern

November 1, 2017


Filed under Local, More Student Work, Showcase

In the 1930s, archeologists unearthed millions of objects from the site, including the remains of the people who were buried there. Now some of those people have been brought back home.

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Macon’s Habitat For Humanity

Macon’s Habitat For Humanity

Cheyanne Reyome, Contributing Writer

November 1, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Video

Listen to Ivey Hall, Executive Director of the Macon Area Habitat for Humanity speak about the current project that Habitat is working on, plans for the future of Macon and her personal hopes for the project.

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Macon a Change: The Rescue Mission

Macon a Change: The Rescue Mission

Cheyanne Reyome, Contributing Writer

October 15, 2017


Filed under Local, Showcase

The future of the city and transforming it into a better place is also one of the main focuses of the mission,. The investment they make in the individuals enrolled in the program is how they plan on uplifting the community and reshaping the way people go about their day-to-day lives.

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Open Streets Macon Advocates For More Accessible Streets

Open Streets Macon Advocates For More Accessible Streets

Vanessa Alva, Contributing Writer

October 11, 2017


Filed under A&E, Local, Showcase

Open Streets Macon organized by Bike Walk Macon held its second event on Sunday afternoon for community members to enjoy the streets of Macon and ride their bikes, roller skates or walk without cars.

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