CCJ Reports

Seven places to get the best wings in Macon

Seven places to get the best wings in Macon

Cheyenne Hines, Contributing Writer

February 4, 2019


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

When I was younger, I didn’t appreciate a good chicken wing. Now that I’m older, I’m making up for lost time by eating at as many wing restaurants in Macon as possible. During my journey, I have discovered that some eateries remain superior to others. I’ve listed my top seven favorite wing rest...

Vegan dining in Macon

Vegan dining in Macon

Victoria Whitehead, Contributing Writer

February 1, 2019


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

On the quest for vegan restaurants in Macon, many restaurants I visited offered vegan and vegetarian options. However, most options were limited to salads, rice or potato dishes. Several servers did not know the difference between vegan and vegetarian. This is not completely uncommon in a culture and...

These breweries are in the middle of nowhere Georgia, but totally worth the drive

These breweries are in the middle of nowhere Georgia, but totally worth the drive

Jenna Eason, Telegraph staff writer

September 27, 2018


Filed under Macon Food Story, Showcase

Roll down the windows and enjoy Georgia’s warm breeze on your way to these breweries and a distillery in the middle-of-nowhere. After driving on bumpy roads with an endless supply of trees, muscadine grape vines come into view in front of an abandoned school building in which a brewery was built....

7 must-have foods for a Southern cookout, according to Food Network chef coming to Macon

7 must-have foods for a Southern cookout, according to Food Network chef coming to Macon

Justin Baxley, Telegraph staff writer

September 14, 2018


Filed under Uncategorized

Celebrity chef Jernard Wells is considered one of America’s top chefs, appearing on the Food Network and opening multiple restaurants around the country. A Mississippi native, Wells is true to his Southern roots. His fifth cookbook, “Southern Modified,” written with Denise Boutte, focuses o...

7 soul food restaurants in Georgia that serve more than chicken and mac & cheese

7 soul food restaurants in Georgia that serve more than chicken and mac & cheese

Justin Baxley, Telegraph staff writer

September 13, 2018


Filed under Engagement Projects, Macon Food Story, Showcase

Finding good soul food can be a tough task. There are plenty of places that serve your standard fried chicken and mac and cheese. While good, those don’t appeal to everyone. Here is a list of seven soul food restaurants in Georgia that will leave you wanting more. 1. H&H (Macon) This restaurant is a Macon staple serving...

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?

food lists