Today, October 26...

In Georgia History

Jones Won Hank Aaron Award

Atlanta Braves center fielder Andruw Jones was named National League winner of the Hank Aaron Award, given annually to the top offensive player in each league.
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In Georgia Civil War History

Army of the Potomac Crossed into Virginia

The Army of the Potomac, which had done virtually nothing since the Battle of Antietam over a month earlier, finally began to cross the Potomac into Virginia. President Abraham Lincoln was happy to see the army moving, seen in this...
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In Their Own Words

Letter from Civil War Camp Near Savannah

After the death of his wife and first daughter in July 1861, lawyer and Savannah mayor Charles C. Jones Jr. decided not to run for reelection. Instead, he left his surviving daughter with his parents and joined the an artillery...
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