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A day before grand re-opening, Memaw’s announces new partnership with Goodwill

Macon native Alfreda "Memaw" Lockette's famed restaurant in Bellevue is preparing to open its doors for the first time since her passing.

Local restaurants battle it out for best burger in Macon this week

It's the battle of burgers this week for restaurants in Macon. Local restaurants are partnering with Visit Macon to celebrate Macon Burger Week.

Macon-Bibb Senior Center to host Juneteenth event today honoring last freed slaves

Macon Bibb County's Senior Citizens Center is celebrating in honor of Juneteenth, the holiday recognized by many as the day the last slaves were freed.

Bragg Jam announces first wave of performers for 2018 concert crawl

Bragg Jam Festival organizers announced the first wave of performers for the concert crawl scheduled for later this summer.

With attendance down due to weather, CBF organizers hopeful for this weekend

Cherry Blossom organizers are disappointed with turn out to the festival this week. With many of the events taking place outside, they say they blame high powered winds and chilly temperatures over the last few days and nights for the drop in attendance compared to previous years.

Cherry Blossom organizers highlight new events this year

The Pinkest Party on Earth is in just a few days and organizers say this year's International Cherry Blossom Festival you won't want to miss.

Forsythia Festival organizers announce two new acts for blues concert

With the Forsythia Festival just days away, organizers are getting ready to kick it all off with the second annual Forsythia Blues concert.

Bibb Co. teacher to give away hundreds of donated prom dresses

A local teacher in Bibb County is trying to make prom night one to remember for local teens across Middle Georgia. She's collecting prom dress donations for underprivileged young women.

Grant’s Lounge in downtown celebrates 47 years in business

A staple business in Macon is celebrating 47 years being open. Grant's Lounge in downtown has been in operation since February 16, 1971.

Milledgeville’s first African American female mayor to be sworn in Friday

A woman of color and a new comer to politics, Mayor-Elect Mary Parham Copelan has changed the course of history in her own home town.

Dublin’s old Martin Movie House to host first screening in 40 years

Theatre Dublin organizers are preparing for the opening night of their first movie screening in nearly a half century on its new retractable movie screen.

Layaway Santa kicks off fundraiser campaign with $1k raised

Layaway Santa is back for the upcoming holiday season and aiming to get raise more money toward layaway funds this year than last