7:34 am, 56 degrees: Enticed by the smell of Waffle House “scattered, smothered and covered” hash browns just outside his mansion door. General Beauregard Lee awoke to a balmy 56 degree morning as a heavy fog lay across the Game Ranch. He did not see his shadow, foretelling an early spring for the Sunny South.
Beau’s distant cousin, the Gwinnett Braves’ ‘Chopper,’ helped to interpret Beau’s prognostication. Waffle House also provided complimentary coffee and hot chocolate for Beau’s supporters.
The Yellow River Game Ranch is in its 54th year of providing ‘nose to nose’ interaction with Georgia wildlife.