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Famous Georgians Museum

On Tuesday, May 18, MAJ Karen Grimes’ 8th grade class presented a Famous Georgians Museum in the New Academic Center atrium. Students dressed as their favorite Georgian and stood beside displays they created to describe the significance of each famous person in Georgia’s history. The projects included: 1. Lewis Grizzard by Will Applebury 2. Rosalyn Carter by Kayla Dubay 3. Margaret Mitchell by Katlyn Criswell and Taylor Sinclair 4. Joel C. Harris by T. J. O’Donnell 5. Alice Walker by Tamber Taylor, Zoya Mason and Camille Brown 6. John Pemberton by Kaiten Kala 7. Herschel Walker by Josh Brown, Jamarcus Jarrett and Delarrion Milner 8. Ty Cobb by Lauren Pearson, Zack Phillips and Dalton Skaggs 9. Hulk Hogan by Gage Clay and Brandon Pressley 10. Bobby Jones by Logan Mason 11. Evander Holyfield by Ian Bailey, Hunter Harding, Jared Sowell and Latharreo Womble 12. Teresa Edwards by Taylor Wooden 13. Hank Aaron by Michael Gilbert, Austin Spear and Dalton Threat 14. Jackie Robinson by Malik Bradley and Ben Jackson 15. Julia Roberts by Madison Brown, Shelby Giddens, Sara J. McCollum, Julia Rice, Meredith Riner and Anna Tamayo 16. Burt Reynolds by Austin Duckworth 17. Dakota Fanning by Megan Bache, Katie Bershadsky, Tina Crews, Chastity Price, Pricsa Ubah and Shekinah Umuna 18. Jeff Foxworthy by Caleb Brown, Tristan Butler, Hunter Estes, Leigh Grimes, Wyatt Medlin, Kevin Myers, Will Oakes and Nathan Torrance 19. Paula Deen by Kailey Calhoun, Jamie Griffin and Stephanie Somers 20. Nancy Grace by MaRae Callaway, McCall Jones, Kearah Rambo and Caroline Robinson 21. Gladys Knight by Shay Butts, Keondra Goddard and Jasmine Mack 22. Bobbie Eakes by Dakota Amerson, Courtney Crowe, Jenny Dillard, Maya Mapp and Vanna Ruth Stone 23. Amy Grant by Jenna Bethea and Kassie Kotrick 24. Otis Redding by Deshavon Edmonds 25. Trisha Yearwood by Hannah Brown, Danielle Easterly and Hallie Richards 26. Ray Charles by Ben Shumate and Dalton Wood 27. Nancy Hart by Alyssa Turner 28. Doc Holiday by Will Blackwell, Bryce Blount, Jackson Dennis, Chad Freeman and Kaleb Litke 29. Mary Musgrove by Jamaica Humphrey 30. Tomochichi by Ryan Patrick and Meikel Yearwood 31. Truett Cathy by Chandler Pennington 32. Virginia Callaway by Lily Edmonson and Katie Anna Thighpen 33. Charlayne Hunter by Jalessia Clark and Macie Lee View photos of the Famous Georgians Museum here: