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Fire destroys inside of Nu-Way Wieners, plans for repair in works

Macon-Bibb firefighters attempt to hold back the blaze that took down the historic Nu-Way Weiner restaurant in downtown Macon.

March 14, 2015

Jim Cavacias and Spyros Dermatas stood watching 99 years burn. Aside from shedding tears, it was all the owners could do as Macon-Bibb firefighters worked to extinguish the flames engulfing Nu-Way Wieners early Friday morning. The broken storefront windows deceive those who pass by 430 Cotton Avenue,...

Historic downtown church could be replaced by a Dunkin' Donuts

Rachel Paul

November 12, 2013

Downtown Macon's historic Tremont Temple Missionary Baptist Church could potentially be demolished in preparation for the construction of a new Dunkin' Donuts. The Macon-Bibb Planning and Zoning Committee is set to discuss the proposal for these plans on Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. at City Hall. Congregan...

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