Ladd-Peebles Stadium and Entertainment Complex has a nice ring to it.
The name change is just one part of a recent proposal being discussed for Ladd-Peebles Stadium, the 70-year-old Mobile landmark located on Virginia Street.
The proposal – which is still in the fact-gathering and information-collecting stage – includes renovating the stadium seating in the north end zone to include a “built-in” stage in hopes of acquiring entertainment acts to the facility, according Ladd-Peebles Stadium board member Reggie Copeland.
Copeland added the proposal calls for a “couple of buildings” or structures, which could perform multiple functions.
“I’m very proud to be a part of it,” . ”It’s an ambitious plan that I am 100 percent for.”
The proposal is one of many ideas the Ladd