February 10, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Miller County Market Hog Show Monday

The Miller County hog show participants are busy preparing their hogs for the show to be held Monday, February 15. The event will be held at the Miller County Agricultural Center Show Barn on U.S. Highway 27 North. More...

Community

Lady Warriors Sign College Scholarships to play softball

Southwest Georgia Academy’ s Baylee Everson and Brooke Hornsby have signed their Letters of Intent to play softball at the next level. More...

LIBRARY NEWS

Southwest Georgia Library for Accessible Services Open House

Bainbridge, GA - The Southwest Georgia Library for Accessible Services (SWGLAS) will be hosting an open house on Thursday, February 18, 2016, from 1 – 4 p.m. More...

Farm Credit Scholarship Deadline Approaching

High school seniors are encouraged to note the deadline for Southwest Georgia Farm Credit’s scholarship program, which provides $4,000 in scholarship money to selected students in the 21 counties served by the Association. More...

School & Sports

Senior Basketball Players Honored

The Miller County High School Administration and faculty recognized four senior basketball players and cheerleaders last Tuesday evening, February 2, at the MCHS Gymnasium for their contributions to our school. More...

Maggie Bridges Kearney Graduates From GA Institute of Technology

Maggie Bridges Kearney of Brinson has earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta. More...

Confidence is Key

As humans, we have been taught to have confidence and believe in ourselves, but for someone reason once we do believe in ourselves, we are seen as cocky rather than confident. More...

Opinion

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Up The Creek Without A Paddle

An 80-year-old woman in my bed

Who woulda thought that "first wife" and "ye scribe" would have stayed married for over 60 years? More...

BACKROADS AND BOBTAILS

On the “Go”

The essay that follows may or may not be polite company literary fodder, but (1) It’s on my mind. (2) I have a deadline. More...

Lily Houston Named SGA’s STAR Student

Southwest Georgia Academy’s 2016 STAR student is Lily Kathryn Houston, daughter of Ramona and Steve Houston of Donalsonville. More...

First Friday Breakfast tells about protecting your financial life

A large group of Colquitt/ Miller County Chamber of Commerce members and guests enjoyed a very informative talk by Cindy Worsley. After a great breakfast at Café LeLe’s, executive director KaCee Holt asked for all the community reports. More...

Religion

‘Conflict, Love, Peace, and Three Girls’

Inspiration

It is not uncommon for my wife to bring several little girls home with her after school. Needless to say, their arrival quickly changes the atmosphere as they burst into the house with a vast reserve of unused energy ready to be released. More...

The Longest Day of My Life

I have known for a very long time that every day has 24 hours, every hour has 60 minutes and every minute has 60 seconds. I want to thank my first grade teacher for drilling this information into a rather thick skull. More...

Public Safety

COLQUITT POLICE REPORTS

INCIDENT REPORTS THEFT BY TAKING On Tuesday, February 2, 2016, Sergeant Lonnie Wade was radioed by Investigator Kenny Kirkland to be en route to 570 East Crawford Street in reference to theft by taking. More...

Living & Style

Miss Givens weds Mr. Moates

Kaley Elizabeth Givens and Christopher Roy Moates were united in marriage Saturday, October 3, 2015, at 5:00 in the afternoon in an outdoor ceremony at Quail Country Plantation in Arlington. More...

Southwest Georgia Academy Honors Glenn Lovering

Southwest Georgia Academy hosted a special program on Thursday, January 29, to honor Glenn Lovering for his service to the Academy. More...

Let's go to the Movies

“Hail Caesar”

“Hail, Caesar” is something of a critic’s dream: a movie about movies from an era of great movies. It’s directed by Joel and Ethan Coen, makers of some of the greatest movies of this era. More...