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Behind the Masks: The Friendly Faces of Wound Care

ST. MARYS, Georgia: March 24, 2022 – It takes dedication and fortitude to open a health care facility in the middle of a global pandemic,…

Behind the Mask: A Heart for Health Care: Ashton Foster, RDCS

ST. MARYS, Georgia: February 24, 2022 – When Ashton Foster, RDCS, finishes an echocardiogram and prepares to leave the patient’s bedside, she always asks, “Do…

Romantic Date Ideas in Southern Georgia

Romantic Date Ideas in Southern Georgia Valentine's Day is portrayed in movies as a day that is planned months in advance with every detail accounted…

All-Star Gameday Recipes

All-Star Gameday Recipes We are now a month into the new year, and some of us are still going strong with our resolutions. However, right…

Celebrating Camden County’s Black History: The Reeds

In 1920, a man who would leave a strong legacy was born in Camden County, Georgia, to Willie and Mary Street Reed. The 5th child…

Behind the Mask: Medical Records “A Team” Serves Behind the Scenes

ST. MARYS, Georgia: January 28, 2022 – Some people who impact the community’s health remain behind the scenes rather than provide direct patient care. The…

Southern Georgia Hiking Trails Part I

Southern Georgia Hiking Trails Part I The most popular New Year’s resolution is to be more active. For most, this means buying a gym membership,…

Must Visit Southern Georgia Historical Sites Part I

Must-Visit Southern Georgia Historical Sites Part I The rich history of the south has deep roots in this part of Georgia. With the State being…

5 Must See Public Art Pieces in Southern Georgia

5 Must-See Public Art Pieces in Southern Georgia From the towering oaks of Darien to the waterfront views of St. Marys, Southern Georgia wears its…

5 Southern Georgia Experiences Under $100

5 Southern Georgia Experiences Under $100 One of the best parts about the Christmas season is the quality family time that everyone gets to share.…

Behind the Mask: The Road Less Travelled: Kim Baird, FNP-BC and Nicole Hiller, FNP-C Care for Rural Woodbine

ST. MARYS, Georgia: December 20, 2021 – Small town residents know the joys and difficulties of rural life. There’s the joy of living in a…

Revive You Tarnished Silver

Revive Your Tarnished Silver   The unmistakable look and unparalleled utility of cast iron make it a mainstay in most southern kitchens. Some would go…

Christmas Traditions and Their Origins

Christmas Traditions and Their Origins For many families, traditions play a large part in defining who they are. It is what makes them unique and…

The Top Christmas Events In Southern Georgia

The Top Christmas Events In Southern Georgia With the winter weather finally here to stay, our families are eager to embrace the holiday spirit. Wreaths,…

Behind the Mask: Healing Big Wounds with a Small-Town Touch

ST. MARYS, Georgia: November 24, 2021 – Amidst a global pandemic, Camden County made a healthy leap forward. Southeast Georgia Health System opened a Wound…

Southeast Georgia Health System Cancer Care Center Provides Hope and Healing to Camden County

ST. MARYS, Georgia: October 27, 2021 – Hearing the words, “You have breast cancer,” is a terrifying moment, but with a dedicated and talented health…

Scary Halloween Things To Do in Southern Georgia for Adults

For many October is the best time of year. The weather begins to get cooler (sometimes), kids are back in school, and of course, Halloween.…

Pumpkin Carving tips

Pumpkin carving is maybe the most iconic Halloween tradition. There's something about carving a face into the unofficial fruit of fall that seems to put…

The Sporting Life

ST. MARYS, Georgia: September 27, 2021 – They may wear lab coats, but Christopher Yonz, M.D., Lindsey Sweat, M.D., CAQSM, and Frank Clements, PA-C, CAQ-OS,…

Cynthia Oakes, BSBA: Smooth Sailing Through the Storm

ST. MARYS, Georgia: August 23, 2021 – When COVID-19 spread across the globe, no one could have predicted the impact it would have on our…

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…