CCJ Reports

On the Table Macon group discusses homelessness

On the Table Macon group discusses homelessness

Jiali Chen, for Georgia Public Broadcasting

November 1, 2018


Filed under Audiograms

On the Table Macon is a city-wide event that took place on Wednesday, October 17. Thousands of people came together at tables across the city to share food and ideas about community issues. The topic of a table at Lanford Library was homelessness. Jiali Chen has the story.

RIP Nevermore Hills Haunted Trail

RIP Nevermore Hills Haunted Trail

Marianna Bacallao, for Georgia Public Broadcasting

October 25, 2018


Filed under Audiograms

  This Halloween is Nevermore Hills Haunted Trails’ last year open. Located near the Warner Robins Air Force Base and funded by the Museum of Aviation, the trails have gained local popularity during their six years in operation. Marianna Bacallao has the story. https://media.sparemin.com/embed-video/videos/48/9c/16/9c/489c169c-f5e4-4b7b-a95b-f7b4569b678c_150394.mp4

Audiogram: Tropical Smoothie Cafe

Audiogram: Tropical Smoothie Cafe

Camryn Jackson, Contributing Writer

September 30, 2018


Filed under Audiograms, EngageCCJ, Food, Local

Tropical Smoothie Cafe is a great place to stop in and cool down from the scorching Macon heat. Take a listen to the sounds of the cafe located on Tom Hill Sr. Boulevard:

Audiogram: Z Beans Coffee

Audiogram: Z Beans Coffee

Ryan Weaver, Contributing Writer

September 29, 2018


Filed under Audiograms, EngageCCJ, Food, Local

In August, Z Beans Coffee opened in Mercer Village. Listen as Z Beans General Manager, Alonso Ampuero talks about how the opening of Z Beans has been met with mixed reactions. https://youtu.be/eBobhmksmtg    

Audiogram: Rain in Macon

Audiogram: Rain in Macon

Mahima Sultan, Contributing Writer

September 28, 2018


Filed under Audiograms, EngageCCJ, Local

Many people have a love/hate relationship when it comes to thunderstorms. Whether you love falling asleep to rain, or hate driving in it, Maconites can agree that it seems like it’s been a while since the last time we had rainfall. The last reported date of a storm in the Macon area was Aug. 18. Take...

Audiogram: Macon Traffic at Night

Audiogram: Macon Traffic at Night

K.J. Lemoine, Contributing Writer

September 27, 2018


Filed under Audiograms, EngageCCJ, Local

After heavy rush hour traffic, the roads of downtown Macon become much quieter. Here is what the intersection of Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and Poplar Street sounds like at night: ...

Audiogram: Scott Mitchell from Travis Jean Emporium

Audiogram: Scott Mitchell from Travis Jean Emporium

Aliyah Dorsey, Contributing Writer

September 26, 2018


Filed under Audiograms, EngageCCJ, Local

Listen as Scott Mitchell discusses his story and pride in being a business owner in Macon. Mitchell is the owner of Travis Jean Emporium on Cherry Street. On Sundays, he often has musical performances outside his store. https://youtu.be/OtwHBi2KgmA

Audiogram: Macon Dog Park

Audiogram: Macon Dog Park

Chas Pridgen, Contributing Writer

September 25, 2018


Filed under Audiograms, EngageCCJ, Local

Who doesn’t love dogs? Sometimes, all a person needs to feel calmer is to spend some time with their lovely pets. The Macon Dog Park is a great place to go find some peace and relaxation. https://youtu.be/--1HMACDBgE

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