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Author Mark Watkins

  • Mark Watkins

    News Intern

    Mark Watkins is news editor at Georgia College and State University's award-winning student newspaper, The Colonnade, and a senior double-major in Mass Communication and English. He also contributes photos and writing to Lake Oconee Living Magazine in Madison, Georgia.


Milledgeville: Hang out on Georgia College's front yard

The school's campus becomes a frisbee-throwing, sun-lounging haven. Plus, find the best of everything.

Truth is, most of downtown Milledgeville is on a few blocks off the main drag, West Hancock Street. There are the antebellum houses straight out of a Flannery O’Connor story, the grass carpet rolled out as Georgia College’s front lawn, the bars and restaurants lining the street, and the Gothic Revival spires of Georgia Military College in the distance. Read more...