Macon Pickers

Tuesday, November 22, 2016 8:00 AM by Stacey Norwood

On almost any given Saturday in Macon, when the weather is good, you can cruise down Vineville Avenue and spot at least one estate sale sign nailed or stapled to a utility pole. You can practically set your watch by it.

Brush Up On Your Mercer Trivia!

Thursday, November 3, 2016 8:00 AM by Stacey Norwood

As Mercer University wades knee-deep into 2016  Homecoming festivities , it seems only fitting to honor the oldest private university in all of Georgia with a top 16 list #MercerHC16. Here’s a few facts and bits of trivia you may not know about Mercer for #MUhomecoming:

Step Into "The Past" Outside My Front Door

Monday, October 31, 2016 7:00 AM by Stacey Norwood

Ever since I’ve moved to the College Hill Corridor this past summer, I’ve developed a growing flirtation with the idea that Macon needs a book and I need to write it. As a ghostwriter, I’ve actually written 5 books, but never anything under my own name or about a subject I am particularly passionate about.

10 Reasons to Get Lost in Lane's Corn Maze

Tuesday, October 25, 2016 8:00 AM by Stacey Norwood

If someone had taken me aside 10 years ago and told me how much I would enjoy getting lost in a 7-acre corn maze in Fort Valley, Georgia, I would have told them they were nuttier than a Georgia pecan. I was, after all, a former lead singer in a rock and roll band, a crime reporter turned lifestyles magazine writer, carefree, and single. In other words, I was cool .