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  1. MY HOMETOWN BY: ART BILLINGSLEA COMM.115 DUE: 20 October 2010 Art Billingslea

  2. HERE!!! MACON, GA Art Billingslea

  3. location • Macon is located an hour and a half away from Atlanta and is almost centered right in the middle of Georgia. • It is so close to the center of Georgia that it is nicknamed the, “Heart of Georgia.” Art Billingslea

  4. Population • Macon is the sixth largest city in Georgia, right after Athens. • The population of Macon in 2010 is 97,255 • Downtown Macon during the early 1900’s Art Billingslea

  5. Sports Teams in Macon Macon Music (baseball) Macon Giants (baseball) Macon Pinetoppers (baseball) Art Billingslea

  6. Places to Eat in Macon • Some of my favorite places to eat in Macon were at: • Zaxby’s • McDonalds • Taco bell • Nu-Way Weiners *Zaxby’s and Nu-Way are mostly located in the South. Art Billingslea

  7. Festivals There are a number of great festivals in Macon through out the year such as: International Cherry Blossom fair The Georgia State fair Pan African Festival To name a few. Art Billingslea

  8. Nightlife • Macon is a medium sized country town by day but at night there are plenty of big city places to go to and shake a leg.Such as: • The Scarlet Carson • The Whiskey River • Olympia skating rink • Studio 32 Art Billingslea

  9. Colleges and Universities • Macon has a variety of colleges and universities, such as: • Mercer University • Macon State College • Wesleyan University Art Billingslea

  10. Why I Macon The reason I love Macon is because it is a medium sized town where everyone knows each other and you can make friends that last a life time. It is not hard to get around at all and is a very clean city. I love the south and I am proud to be a Maconite. Art Billingslea

  11. Pictures • Slide 2. http://www.merriam-webster.com/maps/images/georgia_us_map.gif • Slide 3. http://www.heartga.com/images/southeastern-states.gif • Slide 4. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Macon,_Georgia • Slide 5. http://ic2.pbase.com/o2/14/465914/1/113528505.fIQ0Vk1r.MaconGiants.jpg • http://www.realestateprofessionalsga.com/accounts/2294/images/MaconMusicBaseball.jpg • http://ballparkbiz.files.wordpress.com/2010/03/macon-pinetoppers-logo.jpg • Slide 6. http://pfoody.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/10/NW-Meal.jpg • http://everyfranchise.com/franchise-news/wp-content/uploads/2009/11/zaxbys.jpg • Slide 7. http://notionscapital.files.wordpress.com/2008/03/pink-poodles-and-cherryblossoms.jpg • http://2.bp.blogspot.com/_OLc2TjnHOgQ/S3QuyyAAa6I/AAAAAAAAb6g/_zezYSaGfSE/s640/Georgia+State+Fair,+Macon+Georgia+Central+City+Park+.JPG • Slide 8. http://static.eventful.com/images/block250/I0-001/003/449/733-4.jpeg • http://media.photobucket.com/image/Studio%2032%20macon%20ga/spndoctr/website%2520graphics/Studio32.png • Slide 9. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Macon,_Georgia • Slide 10. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Macon,_Georgia Art Billingslea