February 22, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

The Circus is Coming

The Colquitt Miller County Chamber of Commerce will be welcoming the “big top” to Colquitt on February 23-24. A circus will be in town for our community to enjoy! More...

Community

Georgia Wins in Water Wars

“I recommend that the Court deny Florida’s request for relief.” With that recommendation to the U. S. More...

Senior Center Crowns Valentine King and Queen

What a wonderful January we had! We shared Ms. Wattie Hays’ 100th birthday. Then we had a triple birthday celebration for Ms. Mable Thomason, her daughter Gail Morris and Gary Morris, her son-inlaw. More...

Area News Around Us

Bainbridge - Tonya Mc- Millian turned herself into the Decatur County Jail in the company of her attorney on Thursday afternoon around 2 p.m. according to Decatur County Sheriff’s Deputy Jason Williams.  More...

Living & Style

Colquitt Garden Club Meets

The Colquitt Garden Club met recently with Mary Fudge, Tina Grimsley, and Suzie Wilkin serving as hostesses. More...

Let's go to the Movies

‘The LEGO Batman Movie’

Last year, when I saw “Batman v. More...

Guys and Dolls Easter Parade

On Sunday, April 9, 2017, the Colquitt Miller County Chamber is hosting the Guys and Dolls Easter Parade! Last year was the first time in many years that Colquitt has had this event, and we are looking forward to continuing it this year! More...

Popular CMAC Shows Returns

The Colquitt Miller Arts Council presents “Through Her Eyes” this weekend only at Inter- ACT. More...

Two Vehicle Accident

On Friday, February 17, 2017, a call went out from dispatch that an accident had occurred at 866 Bellview Road.  More...

Mary C’s Antiques and Wagon Wheel Photography hold Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Thursday

Mary C’s Antiques and Collectables along with Wagon Wheel Photography celebrated their grand opening and ribbon cutting on Thursday, February 16, on the square in Colquitt. More...

Religion

‘Cleaning the Dirty Glass’

Inspiration

All the ladies and at least some of the men are aware that housekeeping is a never ending effort. As soon as one pile of dirty dishes is cleaned and put away, a new batch of dirty ones is already being generated. More...

Pastor's Viewpoint•••••

It was Paul Brand who said, “We are fearfully and wonderfully made” in a book by that title. In that same book, he compares the human body with our relationship to God. More...

Public Safety

COLQUITT POLICE REPORTS

INCIDENT REPORTS  ENTERING AUTO  On Sunday, February 12, 2017, Officer Chance Abbott responded to 202 North MLK Jr. Street in reference to money being stolen from a car.  More...

Obituaries

SAM SCOTT SHEFFIELD

Sam Scott Sheffield passed away peacefully on February 12, 2017.  More...

WILLIE JOE "AMOS" GEORGE

Mr. Willie Joe "Amos" George, age 82, of Colquitt died Sunday, February 19, 2017, at Miller Nursing Home.  More...

DELORIS ANN MUSGROVE

Ms. Deloris Ann Musgrove, age 70, of Colquitt died Wednesday, February 15, 2017, at Miller Nursing Home.  Graveside funeral services were held Friday, February 17, 2017, at 3:00 p.m. at Colquitt City Cemetery with Rev. More...

Opinion

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Up The Creek Without A Paddle

This crud is tougher than you -

Betty Jo didn't have a very good birthday this year, at the ripe, age of 81. I've about decided not to expect better, just be thankful if it gets better. More...

BACKROADS AND BOBTAILS

WHERE I’D LIKE TO GO

It is said by some that God does not deduct from one’s lifespan those days he spends hunting and fishing. If that’s true, then there must also be a special part of heaven reserved exclusively for hunters and fishermen.  More...