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Voicebox: What do you think about Mercer's changes?

Voicebox: What do you think about Mercer's changes?

Conner Wood

November 20, 2014

A buzz of positivity has followed the announcement of a coming-soon residential, retail and commercial development on Mercer University’s campus. Autumn ushered in news of an address change and the proposed plans for new Loft developments along with new campus restaurants and lodging accommodations. Several...

Maker culture soon to be permanent fixture in Macon

Maker culture soon to be permanent fixture in Macon

Conner Wood

November 12, 2014

All that innovation needs is a spark of creativity, a spark of entrepreneurial spirit. SparkMacon LLC hopes to create that exact environment with its new “maker space,” a physical place where artisans, crafters and engineers can use the provided equipment and resources to share ideas, network...

Reduce, reuse, recycle: keep our campus clean

Conner Wood

November 12, 2014

Reduce, reuse and recycle are practically synonymous with the three green arrows dancing in a triangle. Both represent the friendly reminder to take care of our shared Earth, but are you doing all that you can to help? Many environmentalists, almost always on accident, use scare tactics to manipulate people...

Two-car accident leaves one seriously injured, other in jail

Two-car accident leaves one seriously injured, other in jail

Conner Wood

November 6, 2014

A Mercer University student remains in jail after a two-car accident left 23-year-old Gerald Butler in critical condition. The Bibb County Sheriff's office says David Michael Teasley, 24, was driving a Ford Sport Track when his vehicle collided with Butler's Ford Taurus. The collision happened at ...

Blight affects every single person

Blight affects every single person

Conner Wood

October 20, 2014

Blight is the vacant lot next door with a couch and litter strewn around. Blight is condemned buildings, and blight is uncondemned buildings. Blight is an overpopulation of stray cats and dogs. Blight is a weedy lawn that has not been mowed in months. Blight is unsightly, ugly and unprepossessing. Blight...

ESPN finds news home right here at Mercer

EMILY FARLOW / EDITOR IN CHIEF

Conner Wood

August 27, 2014

WMUB, Mercer University’s television station, is streaming now on Cox Channel 112, but the content is neither local nor live coverage… yet. In April, former State Sen. Cecil P. Staton Jr. and neurosurgeon Dr. Joe Sam Robinson donated the studios of WRWR, an independent television station based ...

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