Our Team

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Russ Rhoden

Owner and Publisher

Russ Rhoden purchased The Tattnall Journal in 2000 from his family. The Rhoden family has continuously owned and operated the Journal since 1915. In 2016, Russ expanded the paper by purchasing The Glennville Sentinel, thereby uniting Tattnall County with one weekly newspaper, the Tattnall Journal Sentinel. Russ is a graduate of Georgia Southern University and has a degree in Print Management. In addition to the newspaper, he operates a successful printing company, Tattnall Printing, as well as an election ballot printing company and archival scanning company, all housed at the office in Reidsville. He and his wife, Dawn, and one son reside in Reidsville.

Russ Rhoden purchased The Tattnall Journal in 2000 from his family. The Rhoden family has continuously owned and operated the Journal since 1915. In 2016, Russ expanded the paper by purchasing The Glennville Sentinel, thereby uniting Tattnall County with one weekly newspaper, the Tattnall Journal Sentinel. Russ is a graduate of Georgia Southern University and has a degree in Print Management. In addition to the newspaper, he operates a successful printing company, Tattnall Printing, as well as an election ballot printing company and archival scanning company, all housed at the office in Reidsville. He and his wife, Dawn, and one son reside in Reidsville.

Allison is the Editor of the Tattnall Journal Sentinel. She has been employed with The Tattnall Journal since 2000 and is a former employee of The Glennville Sentinel from 1993-2000. Allison resides in Glennville and also owns a small photography studio, Photo Shop by Allison. In addition to photography, she enjoys various computer programs in photography and layout design, website design, traveling, and peanut butter & jelly sandwiches. She believes a positive attitude and a smile go a long way.

Allison is the Editor of the Tattnall Journal Sentinel. She has been employed with The Tattnall Journal since 2000 and is a former employee of The Glennville Sentinel from 1993-2000. Allison resides in Glennville and also owns a small photography studio, Photo Shop by Allison. In addition to photography, she enjoys various computer programs in photography and layout design, website design, traveling, and peanut butter & jelly sandwiches. She believes a positive attitude and a smile go a long way.

Russell J. Rhoden – Publisher/Owner

Allison Cobb – Editor

Lillian S. Durrence – General Manager

Pam Waters – Ad Manager/Staff Writer

Julie Braly – Layout and Design

Robin Poole – Graphic Designer

Michele K. Rapp – Copy Editor/Staff Writer

Harriet Carey – Copy Editor

David Avery – Staff Writer

Ronald E. McCall – Staff Writer

Charles Barnard – Sports Writer

William Carwell – Sports Writer

Cyndy Hadnot – Accounting

Shaun Edwards – Photographer

Kadee Dasher – Photographer

Lavene Bell – Distribution/Ad Sales

Judy Watson – Distribution

Betty Addis – Distribution

Dub Bell – Distribution

Michael Keyfauver – Distribution

Jimmy Kirkland – Distribution

Betty Mincey – Distribution

Doris Durrence – Distribution

David Sapp  – Student Worker