Senator Billy Hickman recognizes Louise Wilkerson for her contributions

Last Thursday, Georgia Senator Billy Hickman made his first appearance on the Senate floor since being elected. Hickman used his opportunity to speak to recognize who he called, “A great Georgian and resident of Claxton for her contributions to our area – Louise Wilkerson.

“Louise Stewart Wilkerson is a native of Evans County,” said Hickman. “She is a 1958 graduate of Evans County High School, and a 1962 graduate of Savannah State University, earning advanced degrees from Armstrong State University and Georgia Southern University.

“She began her teaching career…

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By Julie Braly, Editor