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The exterior of Blue Moon Package Store on Pio Nono Avenue. Blue Moon is a student favorite for purchasing alcohol.

Macon-Bibb County cracks down on security for alcohol vendors

Henry Keating, State & Local News Editor September 12, 2021

Macon-Bibb County is now requiring all nightclubs, bars and “PTG License Holders” to upgrade security, including state-certified armed security and installing hi-def cameras. The Macon-Bibb County...

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BREAKING: Macon mayor vetoes county mask mandate

Lars Lonnroth, News Editor July 27, 2020
Macon Mayor Robert Reichert vetoed on July 27 a measure passed by the city commission that would mandate masks in Macon-Bibb County.
The Macon mayoral election will be different this year. Here’s how

The Macon mayoral election will be different this year. Here’s how

Phoebe Monsour and Elizabeth Tammi April 28, 2020
The deadline for voter registration in Macon-Bibb County is on May 11. As we gear up for the mayoral election, here are some things you might want to know.
The Delores A. Brooks Recreation Center benefits from SPLOST funds.

SPLOST funds for Macon-Bibb County distributed

Samantha Homcy, Staff Writer March 24, 2020
Over $16 million of Macon-Bibb SPLOST funds from 2016-2018 will be divided among several projects scheduled in 2020.
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...

Environmental Health Class Visits Macon Landfill

Environmental Health Class Visits Macon Landfill

Mary Lathem October 9, 2014

A Mercer University environmental health class recently took a field trip to the Macon landfill to learn about the management of landfills and the environmental impact of human waste. The class, taught...

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