Home - News - Classifieds - Photo Galleries - Opinion - Legal Notices - Subscriptions - Advertising - Links of Area Interest
The Journal
Weekly Newspaper covering Marion, Schley, Chattahoochee, Webster, and Stewart Counties.
71 Webb Lane, Buena Vista, GA 31803 • Phone & Fax: 229-649-6397 • Email: tjournal@windstream.net

Sponsored Links

Los Aztecas Mexican Restaurant

Murray Landscaping


Buena Vista Insurance

Broadmoor Realty

Sunny Acres Gallery

Britton Land


Like The Journal
on Facebook!
From Ellaville to Nashville
and back 'Down Home'
search this site the web
site search by freefind

Learn how to Subscribe to The Journal.
Subscriptions start at only $20 per year!
(Or add online access to an existing subscription for only $5!)
Top Local
Stories of 2015!


Favorite Photos of 2015
Brent Cobb, on the cusp of country stardom, will headline Springtime Ellaville Festival

From the April 6, 2016 issue of The Journal
By Richard Harris
   Ellaville native Brent Cobb will be coming home to perform this Saturday, April 9 at "Springtime Ellaville". The hometown boy has been pursuing a career in music for a decade now and may very well be on the cusp of a real breakout.
   "There's an old saying that it

takes 10 years to become an overnight success in this business," he said. "I left Ellaville and spent two years in LA and now I've been in Nashville for eight years, so maybe I'm about ready."
   There have been plenty of times when he wondered if he was doing the right thing. As mainstream country musicians kept cranking out hits with "bro country" songs, he ... The rest of the story.