COMMUNITY NEWS

World Hepatitis Day in Macon-Bibb County

World Hepatitis Day in Macon-Bibb County

Mayor Lester Miller and Dr. Henry Ficklin presented Atrium Health Navicent with a proclamation to recognize July 28, 2022, as World Hepatitis Day.  2.4 million Americans are impacted by the hepatitis A virus, hepatitis B virus, and hepatitis C virus, which cause...

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Mayor Miller declares UV Safety Awareness Month

Mayor Miller declares UV Safety Awareness Month

Throughout July, Mayor Lester Miller and Atrium Health Navicent want to remind you to protect yourself against ultraviolet (UV) light. Mayor Miller proclaimed July 2022 as UV Safety Awareness Month in the County.  UV is an invisible type of radiation that comes from...

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Bragg Jam Concert Crawl returns Saturday

Bragg Jam Concert Crawl returns Saturday

Are you ready to ROCK this Saturday? Middle Georgia’s hottest Concert Crawl, Bragg Jam, is returning to Downtown Macon this Saturday, July 30. It kicks off with a family-friendly event in front of the Georgia Sports Hall of Fame (301 Cherry Street).   Before dropping...

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Macon Youth Baseball team wins 2022 USSSA World Series

Macon Youth Baseball team wins 2022 USSSA World Series

Our Commission Meeting on Tuesday, July 19, had an audience filled with champions! Commissioners recognized the Macon Youth Baseball Legends 14u All-Star Team, who recently traveled to New Orleans, Louisiana where they won the 2022 USSSA World Series Championship! The...

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Teens Interview Seniors for Project on Race

Teens Interview Seniors for Project on Race

“Were people separated when you were a kid?”  “Why do you think racism exists?”  “What would be the solution to racism?”    The Macon-Bibb Teen Communications Program is learning about journalism through hands-on experience, and these heavy questions are part of that....

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Historic Macon Camp visits City Hall

Historic Macon Camp visits City Hall

Kids participating in the Historic Macon Foundation’s camp this summer got an exclusive tour of City Hall and the opportunity to hear from our county leaders, including Mayor Lester Miller.  The Box City Summer Camp introduces campers to urban design and historic...

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