CCJ Reports

African drum lessons teach kids an important history lesson

African drum lessons teach kids an important history lesson

Madilyn Harrell, Student Journalist

February 22, 2019


Filed under Audiograms, More Student Work, Showcase

Brother Kwame teaches kids how to play the African drums once a month on Saturdays at the Tubman Museum in hopes of preserving tradition.

Children across Macon are food insecure. One organization is keeping them fed

Children across Macon are food insecure. One organization is keeping them fed

Yasmeen Hill, CCJ Student Journalist

January 24, 2019


Filed under Macon Food Story, More Student Work, Showcase, Video

Pencils, paper, notebooks and homework are all things that can be found in child’s backpack, but in recent years the Backpack Ministry has turned this grade school essential into a solution to community-wide food insecurity. Macon-Bibb has the third highest rate of concentrated poverty in the nation, which has resul...

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