macon macon  /ˈmeɪ kən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a city in central Georgia to the southeast of Atlanta
  2. (n) fine Burgundy wine usually white and dry

Usage(s):

  • macon compass originally developed by gerhard fisher research engineer federal telegraph co.

News

  1. Macon fire claims lives of mother, 3 children

    MACON, Ga. (AP) An early-morning fire swept through a duplex in Macon, killing a mother and three of her girls on Thursday. Fire officials say the blaze was reported shortly after 2 a.m. Thursday on Carmen Place in the central Georgia city.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: AccessNorthGa.com

  2. Macon council works to trim budget

    Macon City Council members worked to trim and shift funds from Mayor Robert Reichert’s proposed city budget Wednesday.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Macon Telegraph

  3. Macon police release photos of man wanted in attempted hotel robbery

    Macon police have released photos of a man who allegedly tried to rob the Palm Tree Extended Stay hotel, 2690 Riverside Drive, Monday night.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Macon Telegraph

Quotes

  1. "I have no doubt in my mind this community will come back better than before," Bush told residents of the poor, tobacco-farming area near the Kentucky border. "Macon County people are down to earth, hardworking, God-fearing people, who if...
    on Feb 8, 2008 By: President Bush Source: USA Today

  2. "Renewable, homegrown fuels are a key part of our strategy for a clean energy future - a future of new industries, new jobs in towns like Macon and new independence," Obama said.
    on Apr 28, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: Quincy Herald Whig

  3. "Want to thank all you fans. We are here to help you guys" Wallace told the crowd. "I could have been at my own track tonight in Macon, but we came here to support Kasey, Tony (Stewart) and all you fans."
    on Jul 9, 2010 By: Kenny Wallace Source: LaSalle News Tribune

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