June 29, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Another crash on city square

A two vehicle accident occurred Friday morning, June 24, 2016, at approximately 6:30 a.m. on two of the most dangerous intersections around Colquitt. More...

Community

Area News Around Us

Bainbridge - Bainbridge Public Safety officers and Decatur County Fire and Rescue responded to a call for a structure fire at 514 Campbell Street on the night of Friday, June 10. More...

BSC faculty members receive tenure

Bainbridge State College was pleased to honor five faculty members on Tuesday, June 21, with a reception held at the Charles H. Kirbo Regional Center, for receiving tenure. More...

LIBRARY NEWS

Closed for 4th of July More...

Living & Style

The Last Ones

This is a tribute to our childhood and memories of days many of our children and grandchildren would not believe or understand. CHILDREN OF THE 1930s and 1940s – “THE LAST ONES” More...

Shadow Bass now eligible for state record: New record catch from Flint River

Here is hoping that angler Kristen Brown is twice as excited over her catch of June 1, 2016. More...

Let's go to the Movies

‘ Finding Dory’

Pixar has an excellent track record when it comes to sequels, but for a minute there it looked like “Finding Dory” wasn’t going to work. More...

Opinion

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Up The Creek Without A Paddle

‘Armageddon’ in America?

Last Friday, "first wife" and "ye scribe" travelled to Tallahassee, FL, to take me to my eye doctor to see if it was time for me to have an oil change in my eye. More...

BACKROADS AND BOBTAILS

Call “em what you will

Crappie fishermen are strange animals. I say that knowing there are thousands of anglers who might take offense. More...

GA State Patrol Prepare for Holiday Weekend

ATLANTA — State agencies like the Georgia State Patrol and Department of Transportation are making plans to encourage highway safety over the Independence Day weekend. The July Fourth holiday travel period will begin at 6 p.m. More...

Gather at the Pole and Spring Creek Park, Friday, July 1

The people in this area of Georgia are known to be good, patriotic people. More...

News you should know

Hawaii to put gun owners on FBI list

•Hawaii- Our 50th state in this union has become the first state to place gun owners on the FBI list after their governor signed a bill. More...

Religion

‘Look Up and Allow God to Correct Your Course’

Inspiration

It has happened to all of us, probably many times: “he got up on the wrong side of the bed today!” It is interesting how things can get out of kilter, dive into a tailspin, and enter a course that is hard to correct and seemingly impossib More...

This should be our national prayer

This is absolutely great! There might be hope yet! A pastor with guts! Thought you might enjoy this interesting prayer given in Kansas at the opening session of their Senate. It seems prayer still upsets some people. More...

Public Safety

COLQUITT POLICE REPORTS

IDENTITY FRAUD On June 24, 2016, Sergeant Lonnie Wade met Mr. Roger Kiplin Glass at the Colquitt Police Department in reference to possible fraud. More...

Vehicle and Road Sign Damaged in Accident

A one vehicle accident occurred Sunday evening, June 26, 2016, at approximately 7:30 p.m. The accident happened when Tamichael G. Cunningham o f 6804 Highway 374 in Donalsonville was traveling north bound on Highway 27. More...

Two vehicle accident causes no injuries

A two vehicle accident occurred Friday, June 24, 2016, at approximately 1:45 p.m. at the intersection of Brinson Road and Bush Street. Janet Anderson of 373 E. Bush Street, Colquitt, was traveling south on Brinson Road. More...

Obituaries

WILLIAM H. MILLER JR.

Mr. William Henry Miller, age 84, passed away on June 14, 2016. Graveside services were held on Tuesday, June 21, at 1:00 p.m. in the Georgia Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Milledgeville. Mr. More...

JAMES WALTER SUGGS

James Walter Suggs, age 86, of Donalsonville passed away Friday, June 24, 2016, at his residence. Funeral services for Mr. Suggs were held on Monday, June 27, 2016, at 2:00 p.m. at Hammock Springs Freewill Baptist Church in Donalsonville with Dr. More...

RAYMOND BOWEN

Raymond Bowen, age 74, of Donalsonville passed away Tuesday morning, June 14, 2016, at Donalsonville Hospital. A memorial service was held on Wednesday June 22, 2016, at Seminole Manor Nursing Home in Donalsonville at 10:30 a.m. More...