The Macon Newsroom

Staying active during a pandemic
The new normal; Mercer and masks
Covid-19 and student athletes; a different kind of struggle
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The Macon Coliseum will host a new reality TV daredevil competition in September with a tailgating audience in the parking lot.
Paid drive-in audience needed for daredevil TV show at Macon Coliseum
Liz Fabian, Civic Reporting Senior Fellow • August 20, 2020

If you’ve ever wanted to see a blindfolded person walk across a pit of alligators, Monster Trucks leaping into the air or amazing sword-swallowers, a great opportunity awaits. A...

Woman becomes first Black chief medical officer at Coliseum Health System
Woman becomes first Black chief medical officer at Coliseum Health System
Amyre Makupson July 29, 2020

Dr. Corbi Milligan makes history as the first Black woman to be named chief medical officer of Coliseum Health System. LaGrange native Dr. Corbi Milligan is the lead physician...

Muriel Jackson said it is important to make digital copies of your family
Preserving family history starts with you
Rylee Kirk, Couric Fellow Intern • July 28, 2020

As the pandemic has wound its way into the spring and then summer many families gave their home a spring cleaning. Sorting through closets, boxes, and even the attic often...

A Wonderful Variety- A Southern Souls Story Pride Edition
A Wonderful Variety- A Southern Souls Story Pride Edition
Aliyah Dorsey, Couric Fellow Intern • June 30, 2020

Rachel, 53- Atlanta, GA Southern Souls is a story-telling series that offers a personal look into the lives of people around us, showing that all souls can relate to one...

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The Macon Newsroom features work from the collaboration among Mercer's Center for Collaborative Journalism, 13WMAZ, Georgia Public Broadcasting and The Telegraph
The Macon Newsroom features work from the collaboration among Mercer's Center for Collaborative Journalism, 13WMAZ, Georgia Public Broadcasting and The Telegraph