May 4, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Community

BSC presents meritorious awards

On Thursday, April 28, Bainbridge State College Interim President, Shawn McGee, recognized one faculty and one staff member for their accomplishments in the 2015-2016 academic year. More...

Keenagers enjoy April meeting

On Tuesday, April 26, 2016, the First Baptist Church Keenagers held their April meeting. Duren Williams welcomed everyone. After Wilma Fleet blessed the food, the 15 participants enjoyed a covered dish lunch. More...

••••'Water Trick'••••

My first wife’s grandmother use to say, “If one person would shut up, the other one would have to!” Like the old adage, “it takes two to argue,” the most used words around my house, are “Yes dear”! More...

School & Sports

MCHS Athletic Program Honors Thirteen Seniors

The Miller County High School Administration and Faculty would like to recognize 13 seniors who have given their time and effort to the MCHS Athletic Program. More...

SCHOOL MENUS

All menus are subject to change!

May 4 - WEDNESDAYBreakfast - Scrambled Eggs, Toast, Jelly, FruitLunch - Pork Roast, WG Cornbread More...

Smokey the Bear Visits Pre-K

On Wednesday, April 20, the Miller County Forestry and Smokey the Bear made a visit to Miller County Pre-K to observe Earth Day. Our little Pirates were super excited to hang out with Smokey. More...

Obituaries

JAMES KENNETH HAIRE

Mr. Kenneth Haire, age 80, of Colquitt died Thursday, April 28, 2016, at Wilson Hospice House in Albany. More...

EDWARD LEE HALL

Mr. Edward Lee Hall, age 86, of Brinson passed away Tuesday morning, April 26, 2016, at Seminole Manor Nursing Home in Donalsonville. Graveside funeral services for Mr. Hall were held at 2: 00 p. m. More...

RAYMOND LEWIS

Mr. Raymond Lewis, age 67, of Jakin passed away Tuesday morning, April 26, 2016, at his residence. Graveside services for Mr. Lewis were held on Thursday, April 28, 2016, at 11:00 a.m. at Oakview Church of God Cemetery with Rev. More...

It’s Election time. It is Primary time.

Like it or not, it is time to choose if you are a Democrat or a Republican. I take that back, you do not have to vote for either one. You can vote for those candidates on the non-partisan ballot. More...

The Posey Patch Holds Grand Re-Opening and Ribbon Cutting

The Posey Patch held its re-grand opening and ribbon cutting on Friday, April 29, at 11:00 a.m. More...

Religion

‘Bruised, but Not Broken’

Inspiration

Gardening has been a challenge for me this spring due to a winter that was abnormally warm, followed by two flood producing rains within 10 days. Then after surviving the heavy rains, the absence of refreshing rain is starting to be realized. More...

Gentle Thoughts

•Birds of a feather flock together . .And then mess on your car. •A penny saved is a government oversight. More...

Pastor's Viewpoint

How do we learn? He had a doctoral degree in education, wrote his thesis on brain- based learning, and was a school administrator. More...

Public Safety

COLQUITT POLICE REPORTS

INCIDENT REPORTS PUBLIC DRUNK On Saturday, April 30, 2016, Officer Natalie Mc- Daniel was dispatched to Pic-N-Sav at 301 W. Crawford Street in reference to an untruly customer. More...

Living & Style

Let's go to the Movies

“The Huntsman: Winter’s War”

When I see an unnecessary sequel, I’ll often wonder what the studio was thinking. I’m not talking about the huge franchises where any kind of new installment is basically a license to print money. More...

LIBRARY NEWS

Summer Reading Program More...

How to live in a loving relationship

And what would your response be A group of women were at a seminar on how to live in a loving relationship with your husband. The women were asked, "How many of you love your husband?" All the women raised their hands. More...

Opinion

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Up The Creek Without A Paddle

You just don't know -

If I never do anything else that might help someone, there are several folks around these parts who have a hole in their arm or rear due to my begging for them to get a shingle shot. More...

BACKROADS AND BOBTAILS

Gates of Heaven? Just Might Be!

Fishing is usually a rewarding pastime regardless of outcome, but sometimes it goes a step or two beyond rewarding. Sometimes it makes an old cynic almost believe in miracles. More...