Couple Discovers Their Paths Crossed at a Waterpark as Children

A New Jersey couple were shocked when they discovered they had crossed paths 16 years before they had even met. Jourdan and Ryan Spencer were watching Jourdan’s childhood home videos of her family’s July 1988 trip to Sesame Place in Langhorne, Pennsylvania a few years ago when something surprising came across the TV screen. Source: coaster-net.com

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Joel Manby Selected as New CEO of SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment

SeaWorld Entertainment named a longtime entertainment and theme park executive as its new chief executive officer Thursday. Joel Manby, 55, was appointed to the top position in an announcement to the entertainment company’s board of directors. He will fill the role beginning April 7. Manby has more than 20 years experience in the entertainment and theme-park industry. Source: coaster-net.com

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Film Crews at Joyland Shoot Trailer for Zombie Project

Film crews from Georgia were at Joyland Amusement Park on Thursday and Friday shooting a trailer for an upcoming zombie project, Joyland owner Margaret Spear confirmed. Spear said she was initially contacted by the group because it was looking for an amusement park “in bad shape, because it was to be a horror film.” “They wanted an amusement park that …

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Movie World Green Lantern Ride Checked Twice Before Mishap

The Green Lantern ride at Movie World on the Gold Coast was checked twice on Sunday morning before it malfunctioned, forcing 13 people on two separate cars to be rescued, Movie World general manager Greg Yong says. Movie World has launched an investigation into what caused “an issue with a wheel” on the ride just before 12.45pm Sunday, trapping six …

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Six Flags Over Georgia Opens with Batman Backwards

Six Flags Over Georgia is now open for 2015! And to celebrate another season, for the first two months of the season, park attendees can ride Batman backwards. “We expect this season to be an incredible year for our guests,” Six Flags Atlanta Properties park president Dale Kaetzel said.” The season starts with Batman the ride backwards and also includes …

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