Sandy Beach Water Park good, clean fun

Sandy Beach Water Park opened at Lake Tobesofkee in July 2015. Last year's mid-season opening meant that many Macon-Bibb residents missed their opportunity to visit the park. Don't make the same mistake this year. Admission to Sandy Beach Water Park is $12.50 for most visitors, but discounts are available for children under 42 inches tall, [...]

What is Macon Community News?

After getting back into the flow of writing articles since our re-launch on Saturday July 9, 2016, I wanted to write something about my goal for this online new blog and the background of why we started it. To put it quite frankly, the Macon Telegraph is horrible. Much of the division in our community [...]

Macon Community News looking for writers

Macon community news is looking for writers and content. If you would like to see the things that interest you get more publicity, we'd love to host your story and share it with the rest of Middle Georgia. Our model is to focus on local news and information that you cannot easily find online. We [...]

Amazon Prime Day deals keep coming

Today is Amazon Prime Day, a day when Amazon Prime members get ridiculous discounts on everything from electronics and jewelry to clothing and accessories. Admittedly, last year's Prime Day was a bit of a disappointment. This year, though, Amazon has clearly stepped up their game. Amazon products, like the Kindle, Echo, and FireTV are available [...]

Over-criminalization described in one minute

Recently, the issue of over-criminalization has become a hot issue among civil libertarians. According to Harvey Silverglate, author of Three Felonies a Day, the average American commits Federal Crimes every day without knowledge and intent. Crimes meant to combat some public ill in one area are then stretched to cover some completely unrelated activities that [...]