Entries by Powers Law Group

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Book ‘Em Takes It to the Streets in Macon

June has been a busy month for Book ‘Em. They delivered 100 books to The Mentor’s Project of Bibb County so that the 50 students taking part in their summer program could select two books to keep. They continued to supply books to the BCSO patrol headquarters downtown for patrol deputies to distribute. The Weekend […]

Supporting our local youth on a Tuesday afternoon…

It was just another busy Tuesday afternoon at Powers Law Group until we received a surprise visit from one of the boys who was a member of Bloomfield Youth Baseball’s 6U World Series team. He and his mom both remembered that we had helped his team make it to Gulfport, Missisippi in June for the World […]

Proud Supporter of Book ‘Em to Improve Childhood Literacy

We are proud to support Book ‘Em’s efforts, in partnership with the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office, to improve childhood literacy rates in Macon-Bibb County! Bibb County Sheriff’s Office deputies spent the morning with our partner Book ‘Em, at the Rescue Mission of Middle Georgia, Inc. Deputies helped hand out books and coloring books to children. […]

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3rd Annual Santa in the Park Hosted by Book ‘Em

Book ‘Em was thrilled to participate in their 3rd “Santa in the Park,” event which is an annual outreach project of the Bibb Sheriff’s Office. Each year the Sheriff’s Office selects a public park to be the site of a pre-Christmas gift-giving event for children who might not otherwise receive any gifts on Christmas day. […]

Lauren Giddings 5K

The Association of Women Law Students at Mercer University School of Law hosted the inaugural Lauren Giddings 5K yesterday during Mercer’s Homecoming weekend. The race took place at the Ocmulgee National Monument in Macon, GA. Powers Law Group was one of the sponsors of this event All money raised will go towards the Lauren Giddings […]

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Victory for Personal Injury Client in a Jury Trial

  Powers Law Group represented a personal injury client in a jury trial this month in Forsyth County. The insurance company denied responsibility for our client’s injuries.  The jury was very conservative. Forsyth County residents are known for being some of the most conservative in the state of Georgia. The law requires that the case […]

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Bowl-a-Thon Fundraiser for Mentor’s Project

Powers Law Group is very proud to be a silver sponsor for The Mentor’s Project of Bibb County’s annual fundraiser, Bowl-a-Thon. This year’s Bowl-a-Thon will take place on Saturday, September 17th at 1:00 pm at the Gold Cup Bowling Center, located at 3720 Pio Nono Avenue, here in Macon. The Mentor’s Project is still in […]

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Arbitration: A privatization of the justice system

Deborah L. Pierce, an emergency room doctor in Philadelphia, was optimistic when she brought a sex discrimination claim against the medical group that had dismissed her. Respected by colleagues, she said she had a stack of glowing evaluations and evidence that the practice had a pattern of denying women partnerships. She began to worry, though, […]

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Woman and Three Others Injured by Tractor-Trailer

A Cartersville couple — on a furlough from mission work in Italy — were on their way home when a tractor-trailer crashed into them Thursday night. Kyra Karr, 30, died at the scene of the wreck. Her two young children and husband were injured when the tractor-trailer pinned their pickup truck against a guard rail, […]