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In Georgia History

Leah Ward Sears Elected

Leah Ward Sears became the first woman elected chief justice of the Georgia Supreme Court, and the first African-American state chief justice in the country.
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In Georgia Civil War History

Battle of Waynesboro

The Battle of Waynesboro took place in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia. Confederate General Jubal Early lost almost his entire force, most of them surrendering - thus leaving the Union in control of the entire valley and freeing Union General...
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In Their Own Words

Whitfield Preached Often and with Vigor

William Stephens wrote - as he frequently did - about the fervor with which George Whitfield preached; even his own brethren could be an object of his sermons : “…Mr. Whitfield went on without slackening his Rate of four Times...
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