Today, December 14...

In Georgia History

Twiggs County Created

Gov. David B. Mitchell signed an act creating Twiggs County as Georgia’s 37th county. Created from portions Wilkinson County, the county was named for Revolutionary War general John Twiggs.
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In Their Own Words

Sherman Established Supply Line by Water

From General Sherman’s memoirs for this day: “We still had in our wagons and in camp abundance of meat, but we needed bread, sugar, and coffee, and it was all-important that a route of supply should at once be opened,...
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