COMMUNITY NEWS

Staff Spotlight: GSAR Team Members

Staff Spotlight: GSAR Team Members

There’s a highly trained and skilled group of Macon-Bibb firefighters who have spent countless hours learning and practicing to perfect search and rescue operations in any scenario which may come their way. Last week, they were met with a new challenge and tackled it...

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January recognized as National Mentoring Month

January recognized as National Mentoring Month

At a Proclamation Ceremony last week, Mayor Lester Miller declared January National Mentoring Month. Najiva Timothee operates the Girls Dig Deeper initiative, a mentoring program funded through the Community Foundation of Central Georgia and the Macon Violence...

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Plans to be unveiled for On the Table 2023

Plans to be unveiled for On the Table 2023

On Monday, January 30 at 10:30 a.m., the Community Foundation of Central Georgia will announce the 2023 plans for On The Table Central Georgia — a community-wide event aimed at engaging residents and community leaders in discussions about the needs and priorities of...

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Cliffview Lake beautification project begins

Cliffview Lake beautification project begins

A major beautification project for Cliffview Lake off Antioch Road is ready to begin, thanks to the voter-approved Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (SPLOST) and the Public Works and Parks & Beautification Departments.  Mayor Lester Miller, Parks &...

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Construction begins on airport runway extension

Construction begins on airport runway extension

A long-awaited project in our community has officially taken off! The Middle Georgia Regional Airport (MCN) is extending Runway 5, and County, airport, regional, and state leaders held a groundbreaking ceremony on Tuesday, January 24 to celebrate the start of...

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Students participate in MLK Oratorical Competition

Students participate in MLK Oratorical Competition

Students from across Macon-Bibb County spent their Saturday reciting their speeches in the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. student Oratorical Competition at the Elaine H. Lucas Senior Center. This year’s theme was a quote from Dr. King which states, “The difference...

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