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Ice Skating Rink Open All Day for Veterans Day

Ice Skating Rink Open All Day for Veterans Day

Ice skating is open all day for  the federal observance of Veterans Day, Monday, November 12.

The Macon Centreplex is open from 11 a.m. until 7:30 p.m.

Active military and veterans can skate for $6 with military ID.

Head over to Macon Centreplex's website to see the full ice skating rink schedule for this fall/winter.

Coach Comforts Youth Athlete

Coach Comforts Youth Athlete

Despite playing his heart out, the team lost during a youth championship.

 

After the White Team was eliminated in the Tattnall Square Football League playoffs Tuesday, this player's heart broke and Coach Scotty Brown was there to comfort him.  

Mount de Sales Academy Cross Country Team Claims GISA Region Title

Mount de Sales Academy Cross Country Team Claims GISA Region Title

Members of the Mount de Sales Academy  varsity cross country teams competed in the GISA region meet on Wednesday, October 17 at the Georgia Children's Home. The varsity boys claimed the first place region win with the five top 10 finishers, including the first through fourth place finishers! This represents the fourth consecutive GISA region title for the MDS varsity boys team. The varsity girls finished in second place with four top 10 finishers. MDS cross country coach Jeff Dobias was awarded the 2012 GISA Region Coach of the Year.

 

Boys Top 10 Finishers                                                    Girls Top 10 Finishers

Macon State Football Club to Play Columbus State

Macon State Football Club to Play Columbus State

 

The Macon State football club (currently 4th in National Club Football Association rankings) takes on the Columbus State University club at 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 20, at Ed DeFore Stadium in Macon. The Blue Storm is 4-1 on the season.

Admission is $3 for students with ID, $5 for the general public. Kids ages 10 and younger get in free. Concessions will be available.

You can watch the game live online at www.ustream.tv. Search for MSC vs CSU.

Macon State Football Club Takes on Fla. Christian Prep This Saturday

Macon State Football Club Takes on Fla. Christian Prep This Saturday

The Macon State College football club will take on Florida Christian Prep at 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 6, at Ed DeFore Stadium,  2851 Heath Road. General admission is $5 per person, $3 for students with ID. Kids 10 and younger get in free. Concessions will be available.

Macon State’s football club, 2-1 for the season, is a member of the National Club Football Association. The season schedule is at http://bluestorm.maconstate.edu/?page_id=2068.

Watch the game by going to www.ustream.tv and search for MSC vs FCP.  Broadcast will begin at 12:50 p.m.

For more info, call the Macon State Recreation and Wellness department at 478-757-3620 or email James Hagler, Recreation and Wellness director, at james.hagler@maconstate.edu.

Lumberjack Day, Family Fun at The Rock Ranch

Lumberjack Day, Family Fun at The Rock Ranch

Fall is here and so is Lumberjack Day.

It's a day of chainsaw carving competitions, archery lessons for kids, and treetop zip lines.

This Saturday, you can see UGA, UF and Clemson compete in timber sports. They'll compete in events like the pole chop, pole climb, two man cross-cut saw, log chopping, rolling and burling as well as ax throwing.

Fall Fun Days has kicked off at The Rock Ranch in The Rock, Ga. outside of Forsyth and Macon.

For more events and family fun, check The Rock Ranch website.