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9 No-Fail Christmas Gifts

9 No-Fail Christmas Gifts

Camryn Jackson, Contributing Writer

December 5, 2018


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

Christmas is a joyful time of the year, but it’s also a time when procrastination gets the best of some people. While buying holiday gifts can be fun for some, for others it can be a horrendous task to complete. For those of us who struggle with finding the right gift or just don't have the time to...

The 10 Absolute Worst Christmas Songs Ever

The 10 Absolute Worst Christmas Songs Ever

Aliyah Dorsey, Contributing Writer

December 5, 2018


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

Christmas is a beautiful season with many tunes to help us make our days merry and bright. However, the holidays can sometimes be a mess. Much like a stressful Christmas dinner, these songs are neither holly or jolly. It can be said that these songs are a disgrace to the Christmas season. But don’t w...

Five must-have games for the sports gamer

Five must-have games for the sports gamer

K.J. Lemoine, Contributing Writer

November 30, 2018


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

Not everyone’s an athlete, but sitting down in front of a video game box with your favorite sports-themed video game is a good backup. The sports fan in you that is craving to get you as close to the real thing as possible can turn to a good sports themed video game to put you on the playing fiel...

Five shows to binge over Thanksgiving weekend

Five shows to binge over Thanksgiving weekend

Chas Pridgen, Contributing Writer

November 21, 2018


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

It's great to spend time with family especially at Thanksgiving. But sometimes you just need a break. Binge watching a show is a great way to escape all the holiday fuss and get some much-needed rest. Here are five shows to binge over the Thanksgiving holiday. 1. "The Dragon Prince"  A lovely children’s ...

Three foods you should always have in your kitchen

Three foods you should always have in your kitchen

Camryn Jackson

September 13, 2018


Filed under Food, Lists, Uncategorized

Everyone has those days. You know, the days where you're rummaging through the refrigerator trying to figure out what exactly you should eat for dinner. While we can't resolve the issue of not being able to make up your mind about what you should eat, we can help you make sure you always have something to eat. If you make sure to always have these three staple food items in your kitchen, finding something to munch on will be a lot easier.

Five bizarre last meal requests of death row inmates

Five bizarre last meal requests of death row inmates

Mahima Sultan, Contributing Writer

September 13, 2018


Filed under Food, Lists

We’ve all wondered what our last meal would be if we were placed on death row. Some people opt for a five-course meal, fast food or even their own mother’s cooking. So, if these are the norm, what are the weirdest or craziest last meals that have been requested while on death row?

What foods pair well with chocolate?

What foods pair well with chocolate?

Chas Pridgen, Contributing Writer

September 13, 2018


Filed under Food, Lists

Sometimes, you need to be adventurous in the kitchen. But maybe you don’t always feel like looking up and following an entire recipe, so you just start dipping things in melted chocolate against your better judgment.

Five must-have foods for your tailgate this fall

Five must-have foods for your tailgate this fall

Ryan Weaver, Contributing Writer

September 13, 2018


Filed under Food, Lists, Sports

Everybody has their own special take on what makes good tailgate food. But what about putting together a spread that appeals to everyone? It’s not that easy. There are so many choices, but here are five options that are guaranteed to leave everyone satisfied and full.

Three of the best cheeseburgers in Macon

Three of the best cheeseburgers in Macon

K.J. Lemoine, Contributing Writer

September 13, 2018


Filed under Food, Lists

Is anybody up for a burger? Everybody has a craving sometimes for that comfort food with a thick, juicy layer of meat slathered with cheese. Macon has its fair share of restaurants that serve up a satisfying burger. But here are three must-try burgers if you are in Macon.

Seven Misconceptions About Black History

Seven Misconceptions About Black History

Kianna Lanier, Contributor

February 26, 2018


Filed under Lists

Many black leaders or events are misunderstood. It is important to understand the intentions behind different movements in order to fully grasp the motives of different personalities in black history.

Six things to do in Macon this weekend

Six things to do in Macon this weekend

Devyn Mode, Contributing Writer

September 28, 2017


Filed under Lists, Local

As fall approaches, Macon has no shortage of festivals, football games and events. Your only problem might be deciding which one you want to go to most. Here’s a list of six festive and fun things to do this weekend in Macon.

Five Fall Events to Look Out for in October

Five Fall Events to Look Out for in October

Adelia Henderson, Contributing Writer

September 22, 2017


Filed under Lists

Temperatures are (slightly) cooler, the days are getting shorter and leaves are beginning to change colors - happy fall, y’all! To get into the autumn spirit, here are five fall events in Macon and Middle Georgia to add to your calendars.

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