September 13, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Colquitt to Host Second Bless Your Art, Southern Folk Life Festival

Calling all local artists! In conjunction with Georgia’s Official Folk Life Play, Swamp Gravy, the Colquitt Miller Chamber of Commerce will be hosting the second Bless Your Art, Southern Folk Life Festival. More...

Community

Area News Around Us

Arlington - Two women fighting ended with one stabbing the other to death, and the woman suspected of the stabbing being arrested. More...

Angie Carr Releases Double CD Project - Where I Am Now

Angie Carr, director of Music Ministries at Tifton First United Methodist Church and hometown native of Donalsonville, has released a double CD project. More...

Backspin Brakes

Bill’s wife goes out to buy a car. The salesman says, I recommend this one. She asks why. The salesman says, “Because it has hydraulic backspin brakes. Get in and I’ll show you.”  More...

Public Safety

COLQUITT POLICE REPORTS

DRIVING WHILE LICENSE EXPIRED  On Tuesday, September 5, 2017, Officer Carl Epperson was on Crawford Street at College Street when he observed a van traveling north at a high rate of speed.  Epperson activated his radar and clocked the vehic More...

Fire Damages Dr. Kikel’s Dental Office

Colquitt/Miller County Fire Department, along with Colquitt Police Department and the Miller County Sheriff’s Department was dispatched to 505 North Cuthbert Street Saturday morning, September 2, 2017, at 6:58 a.m. to a building fire.  More...

Living & Style

It’s A Girl!!

Mr. and Mrs. Chris Moates of Colquitt are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Rayleigh Klayre, born Tuesday, August 22, 2017, at 2:25 p.m. at the Donalsonville Women’s Center. She weighed 7 pounds and was 21 inches long.  More...

Welcome, Amanda Willow Rose!

Baby Rose arrived September 3, 2017, at 5:30 a.m. weighing six pounds, nine ounces, and was 19 inches long. More...

LIBRARY NEWS

Computer Classes   More...

Opinion

Up The Creek Without A Paddle

Please Pray for Our Editor

This week we are truly “Up the Creek Without a Paddle.” For the first time in his almost 40 years as editor and owner of the Miller County Liberal, “Ye Scribe” Terry Toole did not write his column this week.  More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Thomas Jefferson the American

We sure could use “thinking folks”' like Thomas Jefferson today! More...

Two Vehicle Accident Injures Two

On Sunday, September 3, 2017, at approximately 7:20 p.m. More...

Our Library at First Friday

The Colquitt Miller County Chamber of Commerce hosted its breakfast for September on Friday, September 8, at Cotton Hall Theater, and it was sponsored by Ponder Enterprises (Hardee’s.)  More...

Religion

‘It’s Time to Show A Little Kindness’

Inspiration

A few weeks back Addyson helped me get a fall project started — we planted a late watermelon patch. More...

Squirrels vs. the church

The Presbyterian church called a meeting to decide what to do about their squirrels. After much prayer and consideration, they concluded the squirrels were predestined to be there, and they shouldn't interfere with God's divine will.  More...

The Lord's Prayer & The Chicago Bears

Motivational speakers have the best stories.  John Cassis is one of our nation's finest motivational speakers.  He tells about a time when he was serving as one of the chaplains for the Chicago Bears during their glory years of the 1980's.& More...

School & Sports

Pirates Lose to Eagles, 34-23

It was nice cool breezy evening to have a football game; the harvest moon was shining bright up in the night sky as this game between the Miller County Pirates and the Mitchell County Eagles came faceto face on the rectangle field. More...

GSP Trooper Clark Visits MCMS

On Thursday, August 31, 2017, GSP Trooper Anthony Clark, a member of the Night Hawks DUI Task Force Unit of Middle Georgia, visited with Miller County Middle School students.  More...

School Menus

September 13 - WEDNESDAY Breakfast - Mini Cinnamon Buns, Fruit Lunch - Pork Roast/WG Cornbread Chicken Tenders, WG Cornbread, Steamed Rice, Seasoned Greens, Garden Salad, Fruit   More...

Obituaries

JULIA MAE SHEFFIELD

After an extended illness, Julia Mae Bundy Sheffield, age 84, of Colquitt died on Monday, September 4, 2017, at the Willson Hospice House in Albany. Funeral services were held on Saturday, September 9, 2017, at 4 p.m. More...

MAYME MARIE DEPRIEST

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JOE DICKSON CROSS

Joe Dickson Cross, age 87, of Louisville, Kentucky, died Saturday, August 26, 2017.  A memorial service was held at the chapel at St. More...