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Georgia has the eighth highest teen pregnancy rate in the nation and Dougherty County leads Southwest Georgia Read more: Local, Health, Network of Trust, Phoebe, Teen Pregnancy, Southwest Georgia, Albany Georgia, Teenage Pregnancy, How many Pregnant Teens are in Albany, Jayda Robinson, Elisa Bell Hudson, Abstinence, Help for Pregnant Teens ALBANY, GA. -- Jayda Robinson is a 14-year-old high school freshman, professional speaker, and author of ‘20 Reasons not to Have Sex Before Marriage’. Jayda says she learned information in school about sex, but her real education came from her mother, grandmother, and church. The book transpired from a bet. Her grandfather challenged her to give him 20 reasons to remain a virgin until marriage and explain why. After careful thought and consideration she gave him her reasons…and now uses her book as a platform to encourage other teens not to have sex. “My book can be used as a tool to help other teens gain the same knowledge that I've gained. Physically you can get pregnant, std's, or you just clearly different from after you have sex. I want them to gain the knowledge of not having sex before marriage and the consequences that come with having sex” says Robinson. Jayda Robinson’s experiences are opposite from Elisa Bell-Hudson who got pregnant at 16 and had her baby at age 17. Bell-Hudson says everything went downhill with her already unstable household situation. Elisa’s a part of Network of Trust – a school health program that helps teenage mothers in Calhoun, Dougherty, Lee, Terrell and Worth counties. Network of Trust says their first priority is to make sure the teenage mothers have a healthy baby and to connect them to community resources. Their second priority is making sure the mothers graduate with a high school diploma. Teenage mothers are required to maintain a “C” academic average.