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Stephanie Green, FNP-C: Making a Positive Impact

ST. MARYS, Georgia: July 29th, 2021 – Coronavirus impacted millions of lives around the world. From entire industries to individual employees, COVID-19 changed the way…

What is symmetrical internet and how does it impact you?

                What is symmetrical internet and how does it impact you? With all the technical jargon that comes…

Cyndy Horne, R.N.: Living to Save Lives

June 29, 2021 – ST. MARYS, Georgia: Of all the departments at Southeast Georgia Health System, the Emergency Care Centers are unique in that they…

U-Pick Farms of Southern Georgia

Please enjoy and download your Southern Georgia U-Pick Farm Itinerary by clicking the button below. How to make sure you have the freshest produce? You…

Stacie Conley, BSN, R.N. : Following Family Footsteps

May 28, 2021 – ST. MARYS, Georgia: While every department within Southeast Georgia Health System plays a vital role in serving the community, the Camden…

Catherine Coop, MT: Running the Well-oiled Machine

April 24, 2021 – ST. MARYS, Georgia: A hospital is comprised of many departments and team members, from medical staff such as doctors, nurses and…

Officer Wesley Mitchell: A Beacon of Safety

March 24, 2021 – ST. MARYS, Georgia: In trying times, safety can seem elusive, which makes it all the more precious. Fortunately, people like Security…

Vernon Square

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Captain Gabby Charters

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The Studio

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Darien Waterfront Park and Docks

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Holly Gismonde, MPT: Healer, Helper, Homesteader

February 25, 2021 – ST. MARYS, Georgia: Holly Gismonde, MPT, could not have picked a more challenging year to begin working at Southeast Georgia Health…

BEHIND THE MASK: Dr. Jelisa Carroll, DO: Fighting for the Dream

January 23, 2021 – ST. MARYS, Georgia: There is no denying the natural beauty of McIntosh County, Georgia. The rural region is dotted with islands,…

Get better Wi-Fi coverage with TDS Wi-Fi+

Get better Wi-Fi coverage with TDS Wi-Fi+ With the popularity of video streaming, online gaming, and the Internet of Things, the number of connected devices…

THIRSTY THURSDAY: Champagne Jell-O Cups

Champagne Jell-O Cups Who would have thought that the ULTIMATE New Years Eve drink would have Jell-O?? Okay some might have something similar in the…

THIRSTY THURSDAY: Holly Jolly Christmas Citrus Cocktail

Holly Jolly Christmas Citrus Cocktail Fresh squeezed winter citrus juice? Yes, please! Don’t ask me if I enjoy this mixture by the glass or by…

BEHIND THE MASK: Jessica Lamb, CNA

ST. MARYS, Georgia: December 22, 2020 – This past year, the coronavirus pandemic has affected nearly every aspect of our daily lives. Nowhere is that more apparent than on Southeast Georgia Health…

Spice Up Your Gift Wrapping With These Simple Add-Ons

Pine Cones Cheap and easy to find, it's easy to see how pine cones make such a beautiful Christmas gift topper. You can even make…

THIRSTY THURSDAY: Christmas Mistletoe Margaritas

Christmas Mistletoe Margaritas A merry margarita to you! Enjoy this festive cocktail while you’re wrapping presents, watching your favorite Hallmark, or even decorating your Gingerbread…

THIRSTY THURSDAY: Boozy Frozen Hot Chocolate

Boozy Frozen Hot Chocolate Hot chocolate! My favorite winter indulgence. Enjoy the hot chocolate flavors you love but with an even COOLER spin. Not to…

Obediah’s Okefenok Swamp Pioneer: Clubs The Bear Story

There are many stories about Obediah Barber and his adventures with the elusive black bear. All of them are very interesting, but the best known,…

THIRSTY THURSDAY: Cranberry Vanilla Coke-tail

Cranberry Vanilla Coke-tail I think everyone in South Georgia can agree Coca-Cola® is, dare I say it, but a staple part of the Southern culture.…

BEHIND THE MASK: Herman Levy, M.D.

ST. MARYS, Georgia: November 25, 2020 – Children visit pediatricians and adults visit primary care or family medicine providers, but patients in good health rarely…

THIRSTY THURSDAY: Spicy Pomegranate Moscow Mule

The Black Goblin This elevated take on the classic Moscow Mule is an amazing elevated transformation Spicy Pomegranate Moscow Mule. The flavors in this drink…

THIRSTY THURSDAY: Thanksgiving Margarita

Thanksgiving Margarita If you know anything about me it’s that margaritas are my go-to adult drink! As we are approaching Thanksgiving it only seems appropriate…

Woodpeckers of The Okefenokee Swamp

Pileated Woodpeckers If you’re strolling, kayaking, or biking through the Okefenokee Swamp and hear a slow hammer knocking or find a pile of wood chips…

LOCAL BUSINESS: KD’s Cafe

KD’s Cafe is a multi-cuisine restaurant that has more personality than its brightly colored walls! For the last twenty-five years, KD’s has been providing great…

THIRSTY THURSDAY: Thanksgiving Vanilla Bean Caramel Apple Cider Sparkling Cocktail

Thanksgiving Vanilla Bean Caramel Apple Cider Sparkling Cocktail I think we can all agree there is something about the holidays that just makes you want…

The Swamp Lady: A Chesser Descendant

With the Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge covering nearly a half-million acres, it can be a little intimidating knowing where to start exploring but if you…

Financial Moves For Life’s ‘Inflection Points’

You’ve probably heard or read about inflection points. The term has a specific definition in mathematics, but it’s also used widely to describe historical or…

Obediah’s Okefenok Swamp Pioneer

Obediah’s Okefenok began in 1989 after the restoration of the 127-year-old cabin built by swamp legend, Henry Obediah Barber. Named Obediah’s Okefenok by the property…

Carnivorous Plants of the Okefenokee Swamp

Animals eating plants? No big deal. Plants eating animals? Tell us more! The Okefenokee Swamp is widely known for its hungry alligators, but the carnivorous…

THIRSTY THURSDAY: “Hallowine” Sangria

"HALLOWINE" SANGRIA The sangria you have been waiting all year for is finally here! I love this recipe because it is super easy to make…

BEHIND THE MASK: Dr. Damon Brantley

ST. MARYS, Georgia: October 26, 2020 – Between politics and a global pandemic, people have no shortage of polarizing topics to debate. Whether you’re a…

THIRSTY THURSDAY: Caramel Apple Cocktail

Caramel Apple Cocktail Your fall favorite childhood treat, all grown-up! I love how caramel sauce is actually used to rim the glass, and the thin…

THIRSTY THURSDAY: The Black Goblin

The Black Goblin If a drink titled “The Black Goblin” doesn’t get you in the spooky spirit, NOTHING WILL! A warmer spin-off a White Russian,…

BEHIND THE MASK: Angelita Frazier, R.N.: Welcoming New Life is “Old Hat”

ST. MARYS, Georgia: September 28, 2020 –The coronavirus pandemic has affected nearly everyone and every industry. Many people have experienced the uncertainty of loved ones…

BEHIND THE MASK: Mylekia Ambers, CNA: the Mother Behind the Medicine

ST. MARYS, Georgia: August 24, 2020 – Hundreds of people in our community visit the Southeast Georgia Health System Camden Campus every day. Doctors, nurses…

Southern Buttermilk Biscuit Recipe

Buttermilk Biscuits Learn the secrets of making southern-style buttermilk biscuits that bake up tall, fluffy, and light as a cloud in 20 minutes or less!…

LOCAL BUSINESS: Burly Man Tactical

Photography by Miranda Danielle Photography The Mountaineer or Appalachia: there is a single sun ray breaking over the top of the peak. The cold wind…

CHEF SPOTLIGHT: Wanda Clark

Interview & Photography by Faythe Hall Ever since I can remember I have always loved being in the kitchen. The sounds, emotions, and oh the…

CAMPING IN CAMDEN: The Perfect Outdoor “Stay-cation”

Photography by Miranda Danielle Photography Featuring Jacksonville North / St. Marys KOA Holiday Just around the bend off exit one, along the Georgia-Florida border is…

THE LOCAL FISHER WOMAN: Oysters From Our Rivers

Photography by Miranda Danielle Photography Owner of WhiteHouse Seafood, Karen met her husband when he moved next door to her off exit 7. Thinking he…

Helping Hands

Photography by Miranda Danielle Photography It may sound odd but Carrie Lewis has been involved in caregiving since she was in high school. Her paternal…

Preston and The Pups

Written by Preston Photography by Miranda Danielle Photography A year before, I started looking for another four-legged companion after I lost my service dog, Georgia.…

Adopt, Don’t Shop: A Phrase Worth Thousands of Lives

Have you heard the latest catch-phrase, “Adopt, Don’t Shop?” If so, you might be wondering what it means. Adopt, Don’t Shop is a campaign slogan…

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