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Nominate A Music Teacher for a GRAMMY Music Educators Award

Nominate A Music Teacher for a GRAMMY Music Educators Award

The Recording Academy announced a new award Sunday on The 55th GRAMMYs Award Show.

Students can nominate teachers for the "GRAMMY's Music Educators Award."

Fill out this form, telling the Recording Academy who it is and where to reach them.

Click here If you're a music teacher reading this and want to nominate yourself.

If you're a school administrator nominating a music educator, use this form.

The deadline is April 15, 2013. The form says that the teacher will then have to fill out an application after your nomination. Be sure to give teachers plenty of time before the April 15 deadline.

Georgia's Longest Yard Sale Returns in March

Georgia's Longest Yard Sale Returns in March
Middle Georgia Events: Peaches to the Beaches Yard Sale, March 8-9, 2013

Original Dukes of Hazzard Cast to Appear for Byron Concert

Original Dukes of Hazzard Cast to Appear for Byron Concert

Make your plans now for the three-day classic car show and music festival featuring the original 'Dukes of Hazzard' TV series cast.

Peaches to the Beaches Annual Yard Sale Urges Official Participation

Peaches to the Beaches Annual Yard Sale Urges Official Participation

January 10, 2013

We are writing this letter with the hope that an annual event that brings thousands of visitors each year to Dodge County can be saved.

Since 2005, Golden Isles Parkway Association has sponsored the Annual Peaches to the Beaches Yard Sale the second Saturday of March each year with the goal of promoting tourism and economic development to the communities located along Highway 341.  Golden Isles Parkway Association (GIPA) utilizes a vast advertising campaign to promote Peaches to the Beaches Yard Sale. This campaign includes print, radio, digital, and direct mail advertisements aimed at tourists across the United States.

Peach Valley Winery Opens in Byron

Peach Valley Winery Opens in Byron

A second winery opened its doors in Byron just before 2012 ended.

Peach Valley Winery is located at 311 Highway 49 North, Suite 16 in the Peach Shops at Byron.

Peach Valley Winery is available for special events & receptions.

They are open seven days a week.

They offer wine tastings of fine vinifera wines like Cabernet Savnignon, Merlot and Pinot Grigio and also many of the finest, healthful red and white Georgia muscadine wines.

Meiko to Perform at Cox Capitol Theatre Saturday

Meiko, the rising pop star from Roberta performs at Cox Capitol Theatre on December 22. Tickets are $10 and benefit five-year-old Kade Howard who has brain cancer. Doors open at 7 p.m.

Read on for 13WMAZ's interview with Meiko from her album release.

Meiko (pronounced Mee-ko) is a Roberta-native whose second major label record release, “The Bright Side," is getting a lot of attention. The album, on Meiko's Fantasy Records/Concord Music Group label, blends a folk-pop approach with fluid interjections of electronic beats. You may have already experienced Meiko's music in shows like "Grey's Anatomy," "One Tree Hill" and "Pretty Little Liars."

13WMAZ’s Jacqueline Harnevious caught up with Meiko by phone to talk about music and her roots in Central Georgia.

Roberta Christmas Parade Set for Saturday

Roberta Christmas Parade Set for Saturday

The Roberta Christmas Parade is set for Saturday at 4 p.m. in downtown Roberta.