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The Blane Dunnam Band sets up before their concert Sept. 11.

Macon Artist: The Blane Dunnam Band adapts to performing during a pandemic

Keith Holmes Jr., Contributing Writer October 1, 2020
Blane Dunnam is a solo artist and fronts the Blane Dunnam Band, During the COVID-19, Dunnam and the band had to adjust to performing during a pandemic.
Mercer’s Young Life organization goes to schools in Bibb County to be Christian mentors for the students of Macon.

Young Life seeks to serve high schoolers

Emma Peel, Staff Writer April 14, 2016

Imagine yourself trying to break through to a 16-year-old high school student on an emotional and spiritual level. A kid who has turned to partying, drinking and other destructive habits to handle the...

Tonia Wilkes, who works dispatcher for Mercer Police, answers the phone to handle a student complaint. She said she tries to maintain a calm and soft tone whenever she answers the phone.

MerPo dispatcher writes book on ministry

Marin Guta, Digital Editor March 17, 2016

Tonia Wilkes faces high-stress situations working as a Mercer Police dispatcher, but her own life experiences have taught her how to cope with crisis. Wilkes opened up about the most difficult thing...

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