It's Fat Tuesday and local restaurants in downtown Macon are bringing the Bourbon Street atmosphere to Cherry Street. "Several business owners got together and decided they wanted to do something to celebrate Mardi Gras. It was lead by Parish on Cherry St. and Travis Jean," said Main street Macon Manager Steven Albright.
Georgia's Old Capital Museum in Milledgeville has a new location. They're renovating a part of Georgia's history to show off another part in the exhibits. Georgia's Old Capital Museum has something new to look forward to.
NASA astronaut Sally Ride in the interior of the Challenger space shuttle during the STS-41-G mission on Oct. 1, 1984. Getty Images “That’s really going to be addressed by my administration over the years with more and more of these bills coming out and address the barriers faced by female entrepreneurs and by those in […]
MILLEDGEVILLE, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – With the support of its community, Milledgeville-Baldwin Habitat for Humanity is building its first home in nearly a decade – the latest success in a string of initiatives for the non-profit. The group has chosen a single-mother with children as the deserving recipient. Katherine Lacksen, Community Outreach Coordinator, says its an […]
U.S. President Donald Trump talks to the media after signing the water executive order at the White House, in Washington, DC, U.S. February 28, 2017. YURI GRIPAS / Reuters “Protecting clean water is about protecting public health,” Kelly told NBC News. “This executive order is putting our water at risk and putting special interests ahead […]
Sebastian Gorka, the White House foreign policy adviser who works for strategist Steve Bannon, has been crowing about three words Donald Trump uttered in his speech to Congress Tuesday: “Radical Islamic terrorism.” “After 8 years of obfuscation and disastrous Counterterrorism policies those 3 words are key to Victory against Global Jihadism,” Gorka tweeted Tuesday. Gorka […]
Marie Collins resigned from a panel established by Pope Francis to address clerical sexual abuse, accusing senior Vatican officials of “shameful” resistance to the group’s work. Tiziana Fabi / AFP – Getty Images, file The commission is a key plank of the Pope’s strategy to protect children and vulnerable adults from clerical sexual abuse, according […]
Jack Willis, center, Nolan Willis, right, and Max LeClaire, bottom, have Duchenne muscular dystrophy. They attended the opening for Sarepta Therapeutics new global headquarters in Cambridge on June 2, 2014. Boston Globe / Boston Globe via Getty Images “What you’re doing is robbing my insurance company,” said Dana Edwards, a mother from New Jersey whose […]
Severe storms that raked parts of the Midwest, spawning nearly two dozens tornadoes — and killing at least three people — are rolling through the Southeast and East Coast on Wednesday, putting about 95 million people in harm’s way. The hail and high winds from Tuesday’s storms are being linked to one death in northern […]
Residents walk through the destruction in the once rebel-held Salaheddine neighborhood of eastern Aleppo in January. Hassan Ammar / AP Similarly, the report said that that Syrian “and/or” Russian forces used cluster bombs — although it could not conclusively say which military force had used these weapons. Nevertheless, the report agreed that “government forces and […]
White House adviser Kellyanne Conway takes a group photo of President Donald Trump and leaders of historically black universities and colleges in the Oval Office of the White House on Feb. 27, 2017 in Washington. Brendan Smialowski / AFP – Getty Images “I was being asked to take a picture in a crowded room with […]