May 25, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Hospital Celebrates National Hospital & Nursing Home Week

During the First Friday Breakfast this month, the Hospitals CEO Ms. More...

Community

First State Bank Honors Salutatorian

Each year First State Bank honors the MCHS class salutatorian with a check in the amount of $500.00. More...

Ameris Bank Pays Tribute to Local Police Officers During National Police Week

“Again this year, communities across the United States came together during National Police Week — May 15 to 21 — to honor and remember those law enforcement officers who made the ultimate sacrifice, as well as the family members, f More...

Why Go To Church?

If you're spiritually alive, you're going to love this! If you're spiritually dead, you won't want to read it. If you're spiritually curious, there is still hope! More...

School & Sports

Twenty-five GED graduates receive diplomas

Bainbridge State College Adult Education was pleased to honor 25 GED graduates on Tuesday, May 17, at the Charles H. Kirbo Regional Center during the annual GED graduation ceremony. More...

Landon and Jack Compete in Karate Tournament

Jack Hall and Landon Wood from Colquitt attended a tournament in Tallahassee. They, with Dylan Harden of Jack’s Karate in Cuthbert, represented Jack’s Karate as members of their Competition Team. More...

Box Tops for Education

During the month of April, Miller County Elementary School participated in a contest to see which class would bring in the most Box Tops. The class that won the competition was Mrs. Mandy Roland’s class. Mrs. More...

Obituaries

KATHALEEN MCKENNEY

Mrs. Kathaleen McKenney, age 83, of Colquitt died Tuesday, May 17, 2016, at Miller County Hospital. Graveside funeral services were held Thursday, May 19, 2016, at 4:00 p.m. at Sheffield Cemetery with Rev. Tony Mock officiating. Mrs. More...

SUSAN HAYNES JOHNSON

Susan Haynes Johnson, 64, of Bainbridge passed away Friday, May 20, 2016, at her residence. Funeral services will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 24, 2016, at First Baptist Church with Rev. Stephen Webb officiating. More...

JOHN MIDDLETON SIMMONS

John Middleton Simmons, age 78, of Bainbridge passed away peacefully Thursday, May 19, 2016, after a long struggle with Alzheimer’s. A memorial service celebrating John’s life will be held at 11 a.m. More...

GA State Patrol Stepping Up Patrols for Memorial Day Weekend

Memorial Day is Monday, May 30, and Georgia and Alabama police will be out in full force for the holiday weekend. More...

Miller County's Finest Just Prior to a Fry

Wayne Garney dropped by the Liberal last week to show 15 or 20 of Miller Counties's finest eating if fried properly. More...

65 MCHS Graduates Look to the Future

The Miller County High School Pirate Gymnasium was completely filled with parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles, and friends of the 2016 Miller County High School graduates on Friday evening, May 20, 2016. More...

Religion

‘Running at Sun-Up’

Inspiration

I read of an African parable that conveys this message: Every morning in Africa, a gazelle wakes up. It knows that it must run faster than the fastest lion or it will be killed. Every morning a lion wakes up. More...

God must love a drunk

A man and his wife were awakened at 3:00 a.m. by a loud pounding on the door. The man gets up and goes to the door where a drunken stranger, standing in the pouring rain, is asking for a push. More...

Death, what a wonderful explanation

This really is the most beautiful explanation of death I've ever heard. A sick man turned to his doctor as he was preparing to leave the examination room and said, ”Doctor, I am afraid to die. More...

Living & Style

Colquitt Garden Club has Annual Salad Luncheon

The Colquitt Garden Club had its annual Salad Luncheon at "The Lily Pad" Pond House of Karen and Owen Tabb. On Tuesday May 10, 2016, at noon. Karen Tabb treated everyone to beautifully decorated tables and pretty coordinated tableware. More...

Prince Neglected A Crucial Part Of His Legacy – But You Shouldn’t

In the wake of Prince’s death, it has been called “the worst estate planning sin a wealthy artist could commit: leaving no will at all.” More...

As we age - things change

Romance Barbara was lying in bed one night. Fred was falling asleep, but Barb was in a romantic mood and wanted to talk. More...

Opinion

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Up The Creek Without A Paddle

What has happened to our nation?

What in God's name have we let happen? You know the God that we used His Book to start this nation. In the beginning, in 1776 and some before, God gave us patriots to give their very all so that these United States of America could be formed. More...

BACKROADS AND BOBTAILS

Bad neighborhoods know no boundaries

Years ago I took a wrong exit off I-85 in Atlanta and wound up in an inner-city area that was quite unwelcoming and inhospitable. More...