Macon-Bibb County



  • Macon-Bibb, Recreation advocates to celebrate major improvements at West Macon Park
    Macon-Bibb County celebrated the completion of major improvements at West Macon Park ( 5018 Mercer University Drive, behind Harley Davidson of Macon and Olympia Family Fun Center) with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Wednesday, May 8. “I am proud to have been involved with this park and this community for the past several decades, and now […]

    May 8, 2019 published by Edna Ruiz

  • Recreation Department to hold free baseball camp
    The Macon-Bibb County Recreation Department and Macon Bacon will hold a free, one-day baseball camp on Saturday, July 14 from 8:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at Historic Luther Williams Field. Children ages 8 – 16 will work with Macon Bacon players and staff from the Recreation Department on pitching, catching, hitting, and infield and outfield […]

    July 11, 2018 published by Edna Ruiz

  • Renovations for Historic Luther Williams Field unveiled
    Macon Baseball 2018 and Macon-Bibb County on Thursday are unveiling planned renovations to Historic Luther Williams Field in preparation for the launch of a new Coastal Plain League expansion team in 2018.The renovations consist of three key phases, all to be completed prior to the start of the 2018 Coastal Plain League season. Phase I […]

    August 25, 2017 published by Edna Ruiz

  • President named for new Macon Baseball team
    [iframe src=”″ width=”100%” height=”360″] Todd Pund has been named President of the new baseball team coming to Macon-Bibb! He’s got more than 15 years of experience in minor league baseball, and for the last three years, Pund was the Director of Ticket Sales for the Gwinnett Braves. You can read his complete bio by clicking […]

    July 7, 2017 published by Edna Ruiz

  • Parks & Rec, United Way hosting RBI Summer Baseball Camp
    [vc_row 0=””][vc_column][vc_column_text 0=””]As part of Major League Baseball’s Reviving Baseball in Inner Cities (RBI) program, the Parks and Recreation Department, United Way, Boys and Girls Club of Central Georgia, and the U.S. Conference of Mayor’s Play Ball initiative are partnering to host a one-day Summer Baseball Camp as part of national initiatives to get more […]

    June 5, 2017 published by Chris Floore

  • SPLOST improvements at and dedication of Theron Ussery Park celebrated Friday
    Macon-Bibb County will celebrate the completion of a $425,000 improvement project at Theron Ussery Park on Friday, March 10 at 10:30 a.m. The Park will also be officially dedicated as Theron Ussery Park. It was previously known as North Macon Park before the Commission approved the name change to recognize former Macon City Councilmember and […]

    March 9, 2017 published by Chris Floore

  • East Macon Park improvements celebrated
    The East Macon Youth Baseball League and Macon-Bibb County will celebrate the completion of improvements at East Macon Park (3326 Ocmulgee East Boulevard) on Saturday, April 23. The Park received new sidewalks, a new t-ball field, a rebuilt concession stands, new fencing, and upgrades to the storm drainage system and the scoring boxes. This phase […]

    April 18, 2016 published by Chris Floore

  • Eagle Scout project honors Negro National League baseball players from Macon
    On Saturday, February 6 at 11:00 a.m., plaques at Luther Williams Field in Central City Park will be unveiled honoring the four Maconites that played in the Negro National League: Lemuel Hawkins, Marion Cain, Ernest Fann, and Robert Scott. Following the ceremony, there will be a reception in the Round Building where people can speak with […]

    February 4, 2016 published by Chris Floore

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