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Apr 22, 2015 at 5:35 PM EST

Speculation continues to grow over the potential candidates for state offices and the Macon-Bibb county government seats up for election next year.

The consolidated government began operations in January...
Mar 9, 2015 at 6:38 PM EST
People in West Macon are coming together to pick up trash and clean up their streets.
Nov 27, 2013 at 2:53 PM EST

It will probably be January before the court-ordered election is held to settle the District 2 seat on the Macon Bibb Commission.
In an October runoff, Larry Schlesinger defeated Henry Ficklin by 26 votes. But more than 50 voters in an...
Apr 25, 2013 at 11:53 PM EST

In the months since the police-involved shooting of Sammie Davis, Jr. by Macon Police Officer Clayton Sutton, some in the public have responded by marching, holding protests, and having groups like the NAACP get involved to try and fix what...
Oct 30, 2015 at 7:08 PM EST
The Macon-Bibb Fire Department held a ceremony for dozens of retiring employees.
Mar 17, 2014 at 3:42 AM EST
Bears rock Hawkins arena on Selection Sunday
Jun 20, 2016 at 5:46 AM EST

You start walking your way, I start walking mine. We’ll meet in the middle, ‘neath that old Georgia Pine. We’ll both gain a lot, if we each give a little. Ain’t no road too long, if we meet in the middle!”
Mayor Robert Reichert used the...
Jun 14, 2016 at 5:06 PM EST
Macon-Bibb is getting its first-ever brewpubs (Piedmont Brewing and Ocmulgee Brewpub), and the Commission updates its Code of Ordinances so they could operate. Details on licensing and fees can be found be by copying and pasting this link into your...
Jun 14, 2016 at 5:05 PM EST
At its June 7 meeting, Mayor Robert Reichert announced that May 20 had been proclaimed Education Support Professionals Day in Macon-Bibb County in conjunction with the Bibb Association of Educators Awards. The Commission took time that evening to...
Apr 22, 2016 at 5:10 PM EST

In Early March, Macon-Bibb E-911 began using a new Computer-Aided Dispatch system that came with New World’s public safety software that was purchased as part of consolidation. The entire New World system cost approximately $2 million in...
Apr 22, 2016 at 5:09 PM EST

March 2016 in Macon-Bibb County was Women’s History Month, and at the March 1 Commission Meeting, Mayor Robert Reichert and Commissioners invited all the women in attendance forward to be recognized for their contributions to the community. The...
Apr 22, 2016 at 5:10 PM EST

The United States Department of Justice has designated April 24 – 30, 2016 as National Reentry Week. Major steps have been taken to make the criminal justice system just, fair, and effective at reducing recidivism. In recognition of National...
Oct 9, 2008 at 12:00 AM EST
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Mar 14, 2016 at 5:56 AM EST

At the 2016 Greater Macon Chamber of Commerce State of the Community Luncheon, a theme resonated with multiple people: Macon-Bibb County has great momentum when it comes to moving the community forward. 
The event on February 4 at the Macon...
Mar 14, 2016 at 5:56 AM EST

March 2016 was officially proclaimed as Women’s History Month at the Commission Meeting on March 1. Mayor Robert Reichert and Commissioners invited all the women in attendance forward to be recognized for their contributions to the community...