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Turner County News & Events

Turner County is known for having the world's largest Peanut Monument, the Fire Ant Festival, the Crime & Punishment Museum, the Sausage and Music Festival, and some of the best hunting and fishing in Georgia! South Georgia Banking Company is proud to be a part of the businesses and events in Turner County!

Registration Form 

Name: ___________________________________________________ 

Address: _________________________________________________ 

Phone: ___________________________________________________ 

Age Category: Under 18 ( ) 18 & over ( )

Title of Photograph: _____________________________________________________ 

Choose the Appropriate Category: People ( ) Animals ( ) Landscape ( )

An impartial judging committee will judge the photographs on composition, clarity, use of subject and conveyance of theme. 

Rules: Amateur photographs only. Professional photos will not be accepted. 

All photographs must be submitted as 8 x 10’s. They may be in color or black and white. They must be matted or mounted for display. NO frames.

Limit 2 photographs per person per category. 

One Registration Form is required for each photograph. 

Photographs are due no later than 5:00 P.M. on FRIDAY March 17th at South Georgia Banking Company in Ashburn to the attention of Donna NeSmith. 

Photographs will be on display at South Georgia Banking Company, Ashburn, during the week of the festival, March 20-24. 

The Photography Show will be displayed on Saturday at the Fire Ant Festival at a location later announced. 

Contact Donna NeSmith with questions: Phone: 229-567-9686 Email:

Life’s is a beach in Ashburn ... or at least, it was for a day. Customer Appreciation Day was enjoyed by customers and employees alike. All we were missing was the salty beach breeze!