How did the state of georgia get its nickname?
The nicknames for Georgia these days are The Empire State
of the South (originally used in the mid 19th century, but
since then has been hotly disputed by Taxes), and the name that
appears on license plates, The Peach State (the peach
being the official state fruit since 1995). However, Georgia's
legislature has not designated an official nickname for the
because of the peaches that thatr grown there