From the Locals - Andrea Collins (Thomasville) Thomas County Chamber of Commerce Executive Director "Thomasville exudes historical preservation yet manages to keep up with the progressive nature of business. Really, this town offers the best of both worlds, old and new. I moved to Thomasville in April of 2017. In just one short year, I…
From the Locals - Ann Barfield (Hahira) Mrs. Barfield is a “Hahira lady” even though she was not born and raised here. Born near Elko, Georgia, in Houston County, she chose to attend Andrew College in Cuthbert, Georgia. With a degree in-hand, Miss Ann came to Hahira to teach school and never left. When asked…
From the Locals - Sandy Sanders (Lakeland) Executive Director, Development Authority of Lanier County "I remember riding my bicycle around Lakeland as a child; joining up with friends and riding the streets. Much has changed over the past sixty years. Today, McDonald’s arches stand in the horizon next to a large gas complex with more…
From the Locals - Mary Sue Ward (Adel) "For over 40 years, I have enjoyed living in South Georgia for many reasons: it is a slower-paced lifestyle, proximity to large cultural centers, crops in the fields, and front-porch swings. If you are a new resident or visitor, I would recommend that you visit the Welcome…