USS GEORGIA (SSGN 729)

Return to Service

2 subs pegged for Georgia base (Georgia Times-Union, May 24, 2003)

New mission at Kings Bay (Georgia Times-Union, September 24, 2004)

USS Georgia anchors at Kings Bay (Tribune & Georgian, November 11, 2004)

USS Georgia docks in Kings Bay (Georgia Times-Union, November 11, 2004)

New sub will be based at Kings Bay (Georgia Times-Union, July 28, 2006)

Perdue says 24-hour sub ride was an 'awesome experience'  (Georgia Times-Union, September 1, 2007)

Immense Local Effort Helps Bring USS GEORGIA Home (Tribune & Georgian - November 13, 2007)

The USS GEORGIA (SSGN 729) is Coming Home (USS GEORGIA Return to Service Committee Press Release, November 23, 2007)

Welcoming the GEORGIA (Georgia Trend, November 2007)

USS GEORGIA arrives at Kings Bay (Georgia Times-Union, December 18, 2007)

USS GEORGIA home at Kings Bay (Georgia Times-Union, December 19, 2007)

USS Georgia arrives at Kings Bay (Savannah Morning News, December 19, 2007)

State flag for submarine to pass through county (Forsyth County News, December 30, 2007)

Georgia Top Stories of 2007: USS Georgia arrives home, ready for mission  (Georgia Times-Union, December 31, 2007)

Board of commissioners proclaims March 28th as USS GEORGIA Day (Dawson Community News, January 2, 2008)

Forsyth County Board of Commissioners Proclamation (January 3, 2008)

Traveling flag will welcome submarine home (The Gainesville Times, January 8, 2008)

USS GEORGIA coming home (The Dahlonega Nugget, January 9, 2008)

Flag passes through Franklin (Franklin County Citizen, January 10, 2008)

Commission lends sub support through Georgia flag project (White County News, January 10, 2008)

Towns County signs Proclamation to honor the USS Georgia Submarine (Towns County Herald, January 10, 2008)

Flag for USS Georgia honored (The Toccoa Record, January 10, 2008)

Special Flag Ceremony (The Clayton Tribune, January 10, 2008)

USS Georgia Flag Project Begins State Tour (Governor Purdue Press Release - Jan. 14, 2008)

Sub's Return to Service commemorated (The Northeast Georgian, January 15, 2008)

Flag makes stop in Banks (The Banks County News, January 16, 2008)

Georgia flag comes through Union County on journey to USS GEORGIA (SSGN 729) (North Georgia News, January 16, 2008)

USS GEORGIA (The Hartwell Sun, January 17, 2008)

Unusual road trip for a flag (Georgia Times-Union, January 23, 2008)

Navy Announces Return to Service of Submarine Georgia (Commander, Submarine Group 10 Press Release, January 2008)

"Leadership" - Segment from Jan. 2008 edition of All Hands video magazine published by USN.  Features CMC Brett Prince, USS GEORGIA COB (Blue).  Outstanding story and video of the ship and the crew in action.

Traveling flag will welcome submarine home (Gainesville Times, January 8, 2008)

Special flag ceremony (The Clayton Tribune, January 10, 2008)

Flag for USS GEORGIA honored (The Taccoa Record, January 10, 2008)

Legendary cartoonist christens USS GEORGIA with drawing (Tribune & Georgian, January 9, 2008)

Towns County signs proclamation to honor the USS GEORGIA submarine (Towns County Herald, January 10, 2008)

Georgia Flag Makes Way Toward Namesake Submarine (Macon Telegraph, Feb. 1, 2008)

USS Georgia flag makes stop in Baldwin (The Union-Recorder, February 6, 2008)

State Flag Visits Bibb County (WMAZ-TV news report, Feb. 6, 2008)  Watch the video [link no longer active; I contacted WMAZ to get new link or digital copy]

USS GEORGIA Makes Stop in Wilkes County (Washington, GA, News Reporter, Feb. 7, 2008

USS  GEORGIA's Flag Stops in Butts County (Jackson Progress-Argus, Feb. 8, 2008)

Ceremony Honors USS GEORGIA (Fort Gordon Signal, Feb. 15, 2008)

Local ceremony will consecrate flag to be flown on USS GEORGIA (Savannah Morning News, March 20, 2008)

Flag for submarine visits area counties (Savannah Morning News, February 21, 2008)

Georgia flag to pass through county on way to naval base (Savannah Morning News, March 4, 2008)

Keeping the GEORGIA in mind (Georgia Times-Union, March 15, 2008)

Flag takes county-by-county tour (Georgia Times-Union, March 22, 2008)

Flag makes stop in Effingham on its way to sub at Kings Bay (Savannah Morning News, March 23, 2008)

USS GEORGIA Return to Service Flag Project set to complete last county visit March 27 (Navy League of the United States, Council News)

Under the Sea (Georgia Times-Union, March 24, 2008)

Crew Lauds GEORGIA's $1B Conversion (Navy Times, March 25, 2008)

Latham: Navy League says 'welcome back' (Savannah Morning News, March 27, 2008)

Submarine's return is the fruit of Camden's labor (Tribune & Georgian, March 28, 2008)

Newly-converted submarine returns to namesake state (Tribune & Georgian, March 28, 2008)

All 159 counties sign pledge: 'We're with you, USS Georgia'  (Georgia Times-Union, March 28, 2008)

Hart County and City of Hartwell Proclamation (March 28, 2008)

Banks County Board of Commissioners Proclamation (March 28, 2008)

The refitted sub has a new role in national defense (Georgia Times-Union, March 29, 2008)

USS Georgia brought back to life (Savannah Morning News, March 29, 2008)

Welcome back: Midnight sub to Georgia (Savannah Morning News, March 31, 2008)

Georgia's flag comes home to Kings Bay (The Kings Bay Periscope, April 3, 2008)

Thousands celebrate at submarine ceremony (Tribune & Georgian, April 4, 2008)

Student honored for USS Georgia artwork (Tribune & Georgian, April 11, 2008)