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Little Richard has died at 87. The “Tutti Frutti” hitmaker — who is widely regarded as the pioneer of rock ’n’ roll — has passed away, his son Danny Jones Penniman has confirmed. According to Rolling Stone, it is not known what the cause of his death may be. Little Richard — whose real name…

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Iconic musician and father of Rock & Roll, Little Richard is believed to be in serious medical distress. Over the past few years, Little Richard has suffered from a stroke, hip surgery and most recently a heart attack that has seen him become even more reclusive in his Macon, Georgia home. But a recent tweet from…

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Tell us a little about yourself. My name is Jeff Bruce, I’ve been here since 2002 as curator or what we call Director of  Exhibitions. I came here from Hampton University Museum in Hampton, Virginia. I moved to Macon, GA to specifically take this job as curator here at the Tubman. I got my MA…

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Record breaking arrests have been made in what is being called the largest case of food stamp fraud ever seen in the history of the program. Federal and state authorities have arrested a husband and wife team, Brandon and Kimberly Sapp, and charged them with being the ringleaders of the crime spree. The couple set…

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Former Macon, Georgia City Council President Miriam Paris was elected Tuesday, Aug.16, as the first African American woman to represent Middle Georgia in the state senate. Winning with 56 percent of the vote, Senate-elect Paris beat former Georgia State Rep. David Lucas in the District 26 special election runoff. Paris will be the eighth female Democrat senator.…

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