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Sat, 05 Nov 2016 02:17:14 GMT

Macon has Northwest CC defensive line playing well  -  Starkville Daily News
Travis Macon's defensive line has helped the Northwest Mississippi Community College Rangers back to the MACJC playoffs. The unit has responded for the Starkville native once again this season. Of the 37 sacks for the Rangers, 27 ½ of those have come ...
Sat, 05 Nov 2016 02:11:31 GMT

Hogs cruise past Emporia State in final exhibition game  -  NWAOnline
FAYETTEVILLE — Arkansas' final exhibition game of the preseason went as planned. The Razorbacks used a 17-0 run to take command in the first half and easily beat Emporia State 94-44 at Bud Walton Arena. Daryl Macon made 7 of 8 field goal attempts ...
Sat, 05 Nov 2016 01:10:29 GMT

Help sought in identifying suspect in armed robbery at Burger King in Macon  -  The Telegraph
A man used a handgun to rob a Burger King on Pio Nono Avenue in Macon on Friday night, according to a news release from the Bibb County Sheriff's Office. The release stated that the suspected brandished a gun inside the restaurant at 3025 Pio Nono Ave.
Sat, 05 Nov 2016 01:09:57 GMT

Thumbs up, thumbs down! Week of Oct. 28-Nov. 4  -  Herald & Review
More voting precincts have been consolidated in Macon County, leaving some voters to change habits or try to find their new balloting space. At least those voters have plenty of advance notice that their places have changed. (For full election ...
Sat, 05 Nov 2016 00:15:13 GMT

Clinton or Trump? From 'bag of poop' to 'ain't no woman' winning, we heard it all  -  The Telegraph
Sheila Merriweather may live on Donald Avenue in east Macon, but she says few of her neighbors are excited about Donald Trump's candidacy. She said that she and most everyone in her neighborhood favors Hillary Clinton. Beau Cabell bcabell@macon.
Fri, 04 Nov 2016 23:34:09 GMT

Macon-Bibb hospitals see increase in patients using 'fake' marijuana  -  13WMAZ.com
The Coliseum Medical Center Director, Nicole Haig Jasper, said their hospital takes in about 7-10 people a week who come in due to a bad reaction to the drug. A Facebook post by Monroe County Emergency Management Agency director Matt Perry caught ...
Fri, 04 Nov 2016 23:21:54 GMT

Southern Illinois murder suspect arrested in Decatur  -  Herald & Review
Juwan Jackson, 26, was arrested on multiple felony charges, after Special Deputy U.S. Marshals Lorne Sturdivant and Adam Walter received information from police in Murphysboro that he was possibly in Decatur, said a news release from the Macon County ...
Fri, 04 Nov 2016 23:15:37 GMT
Historic Macon's 39th Annual Flea Market  -  41 NBC News
The Historic Macon Foundation's mission is to revitalize and preserve historic Macon. They host the event every year, but this year they are in a new and more permanent location. Emily Hopkins, Special Events and Marketing Coordinator is excited to ...
Fri, 04 Nov 2016 22:44:09 GMT

US Congressman, Houston Co. GOP Chairman encourage voters  -  41 NBC News
MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – “This election is about the future of our young people,” said U.S. Congressman John Lewis. “What's going to happen in this election will help shape what's going to happen in this election for the next 12 to 25 years,” said ...
Fri, 04 Nov 2016 22:41:20 GMT

Longtime downtown business moving to Ingleside Village  -  The Telegraph
Pam Pearson knew she would need to move her business from a rental spot on Poplar Street in downtown Macon because of a planned development. But she ended up moving a little sooner than expected. Pearson has owned Georgia Market House at 612 ...