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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.

WATCH: "42" Trailer Released

The story of the Georgia-born baseball legend Jackie Robinson had film locations in Macon and Jones Counties.

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Roberson Excited About Coaching at Westside

Roberson Excited About Coaching at Westside

Westside High School's new girls varsity basketball head coach, Candice Y. Roberson, understands the struggles of balancing a rigorous academic workload while accumulating points on the basketball court.

The former professional basketball player, who was a scholar athlete while at the University of Cincinnati, was appointed head coach during the August Board Meeting. To read more, click here.

Macon Driver Leads Points Standings in American Dirt Series 2012

Macon Driver Leads Points Standings in American Dirt Series 2012

 

Bourn, McCann, Uggla Benched For a Night

Bourn, McCann, Uggla Benched For a Night

Dan Uggla is in a slump of historical proportions.  Brian McCann is probably having the worst month of his career.  And Michael Bourn is definitely having the worst month of his brief Braves career.

What else do they all have in common?  Wednesday, for the first time all season, all three of them are on the bench.

Let's look at their recent slumps more closely.