April 26, 2017 RSS feed / Community

Miller County Retired Educators Hold April Meeting

The Miller County Unit of the Georgia Retired Educators Association met on April 20, 2017. The 13 members and five guests enjoyed a delicious buffet meal at the Moby Dick Restaurant. After the meal, President Allen conducted the meeting. More...

Notes from the Central Office

Go Pirates! We are proud to announce that the Lady Pirates tennis team won the first round of state playoffs against Mt. Zion last Friday. The team won all sets and advanced to the next round which will be played at home sometime next week. More...

'I'm glad you called!'

Two elderly people living in Fort Myers, he was a widower and she a widow, had known each other for a number of years. More...

Water Safety: The Key to Preventing Drowning Deaths

It’s that time of year again. With the temperature rising and summer right around the corner, many will start flocking to the pool to beat the heat. But not so fast! More...

These ladies gave a lot and still smile

We see lots of photos of wounded male veterans, but women in the military get wounded and maimed too.  You may need to take a second, closer look, though. The first thing I saw was a bunch of beautiful smiles.  Study this picture again. More...

Area News Around Us

Bainbridge- Following an executive session of the Memorial Hospital and Manor Authority to discuss personnel at its meeting Tuesday evening, the Authority returned to open session, and a motion was made by Rusty Davis, seconded by Donald Barber, not More...

Bainbridge State College Announces Budget Cuts

Dr. Stuart Rayfield, interim president of Bainbridge State College (BSC), announced plans to reduce operating expenses for fiscal year 2018 as a result of several years of budget shortfalls.  More...

Good hearing!

A man was telling his neighbor in Port Charlotte, “I just bought a new hearing aid. It cost me four thousand dollars, but it's state of the art. It's perfect.”  “Really?” answered the neighbor. More...

Mayhaw 5k, walk and fun run

The Colquitt Miller County Chamber of Commerce hosted the annual Mayhaw Festival 5K and One Mile Fun Run on Saturday morning, April 15, at the Chamber of Commerce building. More...

A remarkable statue

I, for one, am thankful for the power of the Internet. I would never see this in or on any of this country's main media outlets. Shame on them.  More...

Still Looking!

A little old lady was sitting on a park bench in The Villages, a Florida Adult community.  A man walked over and sits down on the other end of the bench. More...

AG Carr adds Virginia to Georgia Firearm License Reciprocity

Attorney General Chris Carr today announced an addition to Georgia’s program of reciprocal recognition of firearms licenses from other states. More...