From the August 31, 1961 edition of The Forest-Blade: GEORGIA’S FIFTH ANNUAL
NEW SHS FACULTY MEMBERS
Six new faculty members reported for the 1961-62 term at Swainsboro High School. They were Jerry Warren, Mathematics; Mrs. Mary Guthrie, English and PE; David Cowart, Natural Science; Mrs. Mary Frances Brandon, English; Thomas Durden, Music; and Mrs. Cherry Curry, Social Science.
Georgia’s 5th Annual Statewide Junior Fire Marshals’ Conference, founded and sponsored by Comptroller-General and Safety Fire Commissioner Zack D. Cravey and only week-long assemblage of young fire safety officers held in the nation, took appx. 500 honor high school students to the beautiful FFA camp at Lake Jackson. Shown with Commissioner Cravey are Emanuel County delegates, Walt Yeomans, Swainsboro; Mary Lynn Johnson, Garfield; and Martha Johnson, Garfield.