October 2018

Milledgeville Matters | Building A Public Pool In Baldwin County

Oct 05, 2018
Members of the Baldwin County Public Pool Committee Tour a Pool in Another Georgia Municipality

The Baldwin County Commission charged a committee of residents with developing a recommendation about whether or not to build a public pool for the community.

State Court Solicitor General Maxine Blackwell 1959 - 2018

Oct 05, 2018
Maxine Blackwell served as State Court Solicitor General for 25 years.

State Court Solicitor General Maxine Blackwell has died.


A life-long resident of Baldwin County, Blackwell served as Solicitor General since 1992. Governor Zell Miller appointed her to the position.


In her role as Solicitor General, Blackwell prosecuted misdemeanor cases and violations of the county code, but over the course of her 25 years in the position, she developed a legacy of advocating for victims of domestic violence and searching for ways to help the people who came before her office.