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Blighted Housing (2:42)
Macon-Bibb Mayor Robert Reichert explains his continuing commitment to removal of neighborhood eyesores. Check out the speedy demolition by the super-charged excavator resembling a dinosaur.
Macon Downtown Fam Tour (2:43)
Macon transplant Koryn Young takes umbrage with criticism of her adopted home town and vows to wow her critics – whether newbies or long-time Maconites. Ride along and see the fun!
MLK Day March & Ceremony (7:30)
Catch the spirit of the diverse Macon-Bibb community as the huge crowd honors the life and legacy of the slain civil rights champion.
Shield Club 2014 (24:16)
Watch Macon-Bibb’s local heroes honored by The Shield Club, now in its 46th year. Founded by visionary businessman Peyton Anderson, the club provides financial assistance for first responders killed or injured in the line of duty and academic scholarships for these local heroes and their immediate family.
AC Pup Fest (2:48)
Central Georgia CARES throws a grand party to celebrate the 5th birthday of Macon’s rescue rock star. Watch the fun from the Children’s Industrial Home, including the wildly popular Doxie Derby and mascot dance-off.
Health & Safety Fair (3:10)
The United Way, 100 Black Men and Macon’s Promise Neighborhood step up to the plate to address health and safety in Macon-Bibb, and bring back a shining star among Southwest High School graduates for the keynote – the first black woman set to lead a free standing medical college.
Despite growth and prosperity in Macon-Bibb, 24% of local families live below the poverty level and 78% of public school children qualify for free or reduced breakfast and lunch. Mentors Project Executive Director June O’Neal fights to feed families in need.
Relationship violence can be a killer. Since 2003, 1,203 Georgia women died at the hands of their abusers – 32 in Bibb County. The best hope is prevention through education. Local advocacy groups collaborate to teach teens and parents how to recognize unhealthy relationships and to seek help and resources if needed.
Main Street Matters – Benjamin Moore Paints the Town
20 American cities win Benjamin Moore’s national online contest, and Macon is among them. 35 buildings in a two-block stretch of Downtown Macon get a makeover courtesy of the iconic paint maker.
Taste of Macon 2014 & Chatting with the Bibb Delegation – Yum & Fun!
The Greater Macon Chamber of Commerce partner with local restaurateurs to host Georgia lawmakers and Maconites at the annual Taste of Macon event. The best vittles from some of Macon’s finest and most popular eateries, and a peek at what’s cooking during the 2014 legislative session.
Cherry Blossom Festival – 2014
There’s no more beautiful or happy time in Macon than when the city is awash in pale pink blossoms. Enjoy festival highlights from the MaconBibbTV team.
Macon-Bibb Commission Community Forums
Our commissioners roll up their sleeves and meet with constituents to listen and learn their needs and concerns.