CCJ Reports

5 questions with Three17

5 questions with Three17

Victoria Whitehead, Contributing Writer

April 29, 2019


Filed under A&E, EngageCCJ, Lifestyle, Local

Who is Three17? Three17 is local worship band in Macon. The band consists of Justis Ward as a vocalist playing rhythm and acoustic guitar, Matthew Harris on piano, Darice Cudjoe as a vocalist, Mark Harris as bass guitarist, Earl Bush as Lead Guitarist, Tionna Harris as a vocalist and Mark Harris as t...

What’s your perfect summer destination?

What’s your perfect summer destination?

Addison Robinson, Contributing Writer

April 28, 2019


Filed under A&E, EngageCCJ, Lifestyle, Local, Quizzes

As summer approaches, many people are finishing up finals, starting a new job, moving or just excited for the warm weather. Regardless, everyone deserves a fun, relaxing getaway trip. A tip to traveling while on a budget is to just pick a place with a cheap flight and then plan afterward. After all,...

Public history proposals at Washington Memorial Library

Public history proposals at Washington Memorial Library

Addison Robinson, Contributing Writer

April 28, 2019


Filed under A&E, Audiograms, EngageCCJ, Lifestyle, Local

Public history is the medium that allows historical knowledge to reach the public. Mercer University Africana studies professor, Matthew Harper, created an event in which public history proposals would be presented to Mercer community members at Washington Memorial Library on April 25. Presentations ...

For the barbecue lovers

For the barbecue lovers

Addison Robinson, Contributing Writer

April 28, 2019


Filed under A&E, EngageCCJ, Food, Lifestyle, Local

Only real barbecue eaters understand that barbecue doesn’t all taste the same. In fact, some barbecue gurus have wondered how some of the barbecue they have eaten was even worthy enough to be classified as barbecue. So, if you want to try some real barbecue in Macon, I’ve compiled a list of the...

Macon Storytellers at Grant’s Lounge

Macon Storytellers at Grant’s Lounge

Victoria Whitehead, Contributing Writer

April 28, 2019


Filed under A&E, Audiograms, EngageCCJ, Food, Lifestyle, Local

Storytelling is the art of captivating an audience’s attention by taking their imagination on a joyride through spoken words. While storytelling isn’t a new pastime, it has evolved. The old tradition has been given a new life. Macon Storytellers is working to keep the rhythm of group storytelling alive...

How well do you know Georgia history?

How well do you know Georgia history?

Lindsey Farni, Contributing Writer

April 28, 2019


Filed under A&E, EngageCCJ, Lifestyle, Local, Quizzes

Netflix vs. Hulu

Netflix vs. Hulu

Addison Robinson, Contributing Writer

April 27, 2019


Filed under A&E, EngageCCJ, Lifestyle, Lists, Local

In today’s economy, no one is ever opposed to saving money. New hacks are being discovered each day. One really cool one is saving money by using a streaming service rather than paying for cable. A lot of people can relate to this, especially college students and young adults with no children. The im...

Feels Like Summer: A Vacation Playlist

Feels Like Summer: A Vacation Playlist

Aliyah Dorsey, Contributing Writer

April 27, 2019


Filed under A&E, EngageCCJ, Lifestyle, Local, Playlists

The warmer months are upon us! This summer lay back and chill on a hot day with some cool bops that will keep you grooving!

Macon a Vacation: Claystone Park

Macon a Vacation: Claystone Park

Cheyenne Hines, Contributing Writer

April 25, 2019


Filed under A&E, EngageCCJ, Lifestyle, Local

Between camping, boating, swimming and anything else you can think of, local Maconites have an amazing vacation spot right in the city! Claystone Park is one of three parks located at Lake Tobesofkee in Macon. This park features several amenities for visitors and gives them space to entertain thems...

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