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Bear Bites: H&H Restaurant doesn’t disappoint

Bear Bites: H&H Restaurant doesn’t disappoint

At 807 Forsyth St., sits an institution that is uniquely Macon. Here, civil rights activists and the NAACP held meetings. Members of the Allman Brothers, Molly Hatchet, and Wet Wille came to eat. Steeped in history and tradition, H&H restaurant is a revered place on the Macon food scene. Despite its importance, financial troubles forced owner Mama Louise to close[Read More...]

by Oct 23 0 comments City, Local, News
Mulberry Market is “moo”ving to Tatnall

Mulberry Market is “moo”ving to Tatnall

Photos by Carina Plasencia Fresh, locally grown food is now accessible to a larger and more diverse portion of Macon’s population.The Mulberry Market, a local producers-only farmer’s market, has outgrown their original location on Mulberry Street and will move to Tattnall Square Park on Oct. 15. The move came as little surprise to those involved. “We realized about two years[Read More...]

by Oct 23 0 comments Campus, City, Local, News
“Government belongs to us”

“Government belongs to us”

The Georgia College Press Association and Mercer University’s Center for Collaborative Journalism teamed up to provide concerned citizens, lawmakers, students, and members of the media with insight into government transparency protocols. “It’s important to educate students,” said Jessica Farmer, Coordinator for the Georgia College Press Association. The event on Oct. 17 had presentations from Jim Zachary, Director of the Transparency[Read More...]

by Oct 23 0 comments City, Local, News, State
Athlete Spotlight: Sommer Walker

Athlete Spotlight: Sommer Walker

The Mercer community takes pride in the Bears’ numerous sports successes. From Mercer Madness to homecoming, weekends are always full of various events, and there is always a reason to wear orange and black. Weekends for Mercer junior Sommer Walker, however, look a little different. Walker studies communications at Mercer, but in her spare time, she is dedicated to her[Read More...]

by Oct 22 0 comments Sports
Fan of the week: David Newberry

Fan of the week: David Newberry

Mercer Alumnus David Newberry has been a huge fan of Mercer’s athletic teams since his arrival in Macon as a freshmen in fall of 2008. Newberry, even after his graduation from Mercer, has continued to be a dedicated Mercer fan. From an early age, Newberry has been involved in athletics and participated in sports. His love for sports began early[Read More...]

FCA makes big impact on Mercer’s campus

FCA makes big impact on Mercer’s campus

Fellowship of Christian Athletes, known as FCA, is gaining momentum on Mercer’s campus. It is an organization that began in 1954 in Kansas and has a faith-based mission targeting coaches and athletes. The mission of FCA is “To present to athletes and coaches, and all whom they influence, the challenge and adventure of receiving Jesus Christ as Savior and Lord,[Read More...]

by Oct 22 0 comments Sports