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Bibb County (GA) leaders took a tour of historic Luther Williams Field Thursday to see the new plans for their $2.5 million renovations. The project will update 10 areas in the stadium, starting at the entrance. There will be more than 30 places to buy food, souvenirs, and more, and a 2,000-square-foot beer garden will offer local brews. Read more and watch news report here. View renderings here.
Officials representing the new Coastal Plain (Summer Collegiate) franchise setting up shop at Luther Williams Field in Macon (GA) have announced details about season ticket packages, which include all-you-can-eat food and drinks and in-your-seat wait service. Luther Williams stadium is slated to receive as much as $2.5 million in upgrades in preparation for the new team. Read more here. As we previously posted, the possible nicknames for the team are Soul, Bacon, Hits, Heat, and Noise.
The contest to choose a name for Macon’s new baseball team is going into extra innings. A deadline of Monday, July 31, was set, but the team has given fans an extra 48 hours to chime in. The five finalists include: Macon Soul, Macon Bacon, Macon Hits, Macon Heat, and Macon Noise. Read more here. View contest here.
Jesse Cole likes to do things his way, but a trio of legendary promoters overlooking his desk inside Grayson Stadium might have had issue with the perceived originality. His vision has been extracted from Walt Disney, Bill Veeck and P.T. Barnum, whose posters line his office wall. Read more here.