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PHOTO OF THE DAY: Soggy Ducks

PHOTO OF THE DAY: Soggy Ducks

Even the ducks are sick of the rain!

Doraine says they're much happier today!

Share your "sick of the rain" photos with us by emailing whereyoulive@13wmaz.com 

How to Write for 13WMAZ's Where You Live

How to Write for 13WMAZ's Where You Live

Where You Live is WMAZ's hyperlocal feature. This means that we are helping bring you more community-specific news more often.

We have websites for these communities:

Dooly-Macon County
Hancock-Putnam
Bleckley-Dodge-Pulaski
Twiggs
Sandersville
Milledgeville
Peach-Crawford
Gray-Jones
Forsyth-Monroe
Dublin
Perry 
Warner Robins
Macon
R
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These community websites are a place for you and your community members to share information.

To join our team and share with folks just like yourself, all you have to do is email us your email address and name whereyoulive@13wmaz.com

From there, we set up an account for you. This account lets you log in to your community site and post photo galleries, concerts, community events, 100th birthday parties, your concerns, latest creative projects, how-to advice and anything else you want people in your area to know.

Once you have an account, here are some examples of how you can stay involved Where You Live:

(These are just ideas to get you started. Feel free to come up with your own blog ideas!)

  • Post about your hobby: 
    Exercise 
    Photography 
    Scrapbooking 
    Hunting 
    Fishing 
    Couponing 
    Music reviews 
    Movie reviews 
    Local fashion

 

  • Are you that person who always takes photos at the high school's football games or at community festivals?  You can log in with your new account and create a gallery to show off your photos on our site.
  • Have a story idea that may need a reporter in our newsroom? Send us a news tip by emailing eyewitnessnews@13wmaz.com
  • Where You Live is your space for public conversation.  Feel free to comment on others' articles. New ideas can crop up just from simple conversations with others.
  • See something bizarre around town? Take a (cell phone) photo and post it to your community site! Maybe someone else will know the background story.
  • Add an event to our community calendar. Click "Add an Event"  on your community site's event section.
  • Like" us on Facebook to include your local news, breaking news and weather warnings and watches in your Facebook feed.
  • Follow us on Twitter for breaking news and weather updates.

Pet of the Week: Meet Elroy

Pet of the Week: Meet Elroy

This domestic long hair orange cat needs a home!

The four-month-old Elroy is currently hanging out at Animal Rescue Foundation in Milledgeville.
Reach them at 478-454-1273.

Pet Plantation Funeral Homes Joins Perry Chamber

Pet Plantation Funeral Homes Joins Perry Chamber

 

PERRY- The Perry Area Chamber of Commerce held a Ribbon Cutting on October 3, 2012 to celebrate the opening of Pet Plantation Funeral Home & Crematory.  In attendance were Perry Chamber Chairman Rob Brooks, Mayor Jimmy Faircloth, City of Perry Economic Development Coordinator Mary Beth Chew as well as other Perry area business leaders and Perry Chamber President & CEO Stacy Campbell.  The Ribbon Cutting was followed by refreshments at the new Perry location at 1013 Jernigan Street, Perry, GA 31069.

When a beloved pet has passed on most people find they do not know what options are available for a dignified way to say goodbye. At Pet Plantation Funeral Home & Crematory they are dedicated to helping with the grieving process. They operate a state of the art crematory on site. Staff can also help with pre-arrangement decisions. They treat your pets with the care and respect they deserve.