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Friday the 13th

Friday the 13th

Has anything weird ever happened to you on Friday the 13th?

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New Year's in Milledgeville

New Year's in Milledgeville

What is the best thing to do on New Year's Eve in your community?

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Free Weekend Christmas Events

Free Weekend Christmas Events
  • Downtown Macon's Friday Fest 2nd Annual Christmas Caroling. Anyone can participate! Meet in Third St. Park at 6 p.m.
  • Tennille Christmas on the Square, Friday Dec. 9 at 5:30 p.m.
  • Eastman Christmas Parade starts Saturday, Dec. 10 at 1 p.m.
  • Gray Second Saturday Fest until 7 p.m. Santa is at the Carriage House from 2-7 p.m. Saturday.
  • Drive-thru nativity scene at Riverside UMC in Macon, open from 6:30 p.m. until 9 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday [free admission]
  • Drive-thru nativity scene at Lighthouse Baptist Church on Sardis Church Rd. opens 6:30 p.m until 8 Friday and Saturday [free admission]
  • Drive-thru Bethlehem in Cochran, 6-8 p.m.Dec. 9, 10 & 11 [free admission] Bethany Baptist Church, 608 Ga. Hwy.

Local Catches 36 lb. Fish in Lake Sinclair

Local Catches 36 lb. Fish in Lake Sinclair

Buck Eubanks, from Milledgeville, caught a flathead catfish in Lake Sinclair.

 

The fish was caught Saturday, 11/12/11. Was weighed on certified scales - 36lbs 11 oz.

Witness signatures obtained and paperwork will be submitted to G.O.N.

 

First Friday: Give Thanks Downtown

First Friday: Give Thanks Downtown

 

Downtown Milledgeville hosts First Friday, November 4 with the  theme, "Give Thanks."

Attendees will have the opportunity to listen to Jerry Atkins playing the guitar and the 128/80 Band featuring Randy Newton.

The featured artist of the month is Crystal Wagner featuring her formal approach. A combination of drawing, printmaking, collage and sculpture, and an appreciation of the idea of context as it relates to form. Her work and more detailed information about her can be found on her website, crystalwagner.com.

Kids will also have several activities at Give Thanks Downtown to keep them entertained.

The R. Stanley Sketchbook Activity Corner for Kids will be offering a coloring contest, candle bag decorating, and ‘I am thankful for’ feather decorating.

Distilling Company Announces Products

Distilling Company Announces Products

Georgia Distilling Company is set to announce their two new products in an Atlanta news conference Tuesday.

This comes after the company recently claimed its home on Blandy Way in Milledgeville.

The new products are called "Goodtime Moonshine": one is vodka, one is moonshine.

According to a news release, country musician Colt Ford will be promoting Goodtime Moonshine in albums and on tour.

Ford is from Athens, Ga.

You Don't Have to Wonder What to Do This Weekend

You Don't Have to Wonder What to Do This Weekend

 

Lots of fun, and hauntful events going on this weekend.

 

Check it out:

 

Friday:

 

Friday Fest, Gospel Fest in Downtown Macon at Third St. Park

Tennille BBQ Blast in Downtown Tennille

Haunted Trail at Peach County Fire Department, Station 1

Halls of Havoc in Lizella

The Perry Haunted Barn

Rock the Race at the Hummingbird in Downtown Macon

The Shadow Behind the Flame: The Anjette Lyles Story at Macon Little Theatre

Lake Joy Trail of Terrors in Warner Robins

Georgia National Fair in Perry

 

Saturday:

 

Susan G. Komen Central Georgia Race for the Cure at Central City Park in Macon

Friends of the Library Book Sale at the Cochran-Bleckley Library

Tennille BBQ Blast

Monroe County Hospital Relay for Life Yard Sale, 7 a.m. until 3 p.m.