"two roads diverged in a wood, and I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference." ~ Robert Frost


During the Civil War, the county was the main producer of food for the confederacy and became known as the "Breadbasket of the South."


Welcome to Brooks County, Georgia

Brooks County government, in cooperation with the community and local government units, strives through a planned process to deliver quality services that address public needs.

Brooks County Recreation Department... To offer diversified and efficient recreational programs, as well as activities that build self esteem, develop positive character, provide physical, mental and social benefits to our youth, adults and senior citizens. That enriches their quality of life while maintaining our parks and facilities, thus providing a clean, safe and enjoyable environment for all the citizens of Brooks County.