May 23, 2018 RSS feed / Community

Southwest Georgia Farm Credit Announces Local Scholarship Winner

Southwest Georgia Farm Credit presented Miller County High School senior, Victoria Fleet, a $1,000 scholarship to pursue her college education. Ms. Fleet plans to attend the University of Georgia to pursue a degree in Pre- Veterinary Medicine.  More...

LIBRARY NEWS

New Books at the Library   More...

Dan Ponder Speaks at Historic Graduation

On Thursday, May 10, 2018, in the Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College (ABAC) at Bainbridge Student Wellness Center Gymnasium, 125 graduates received the last Bainbridge State College diplomas to ever be awarded.  More...

Advice for men and women

•Never buy a “new” brand of beer because “it was on sale.”  •If we're in the backyard and the TV in the den is on, that doesn't mean we're not watching it.  •Don't tell anyone we can't afford a new car More...

Don't mess with old folks

A married couple was traveling by car from Victoria to Prince George  Being seniors, after almost eleven hours on the road, they were too tired to continue and decided to take a room. More...

Lower sex drive

I went to the doctor and told him that I needed for him to lower my sex drive.  He said he found my request very unusual because at my age that should all be in my head,  I said, “Shucks, Doc, I know that, that's why I need for you to More...

Consumer Q’s

Question: Is it safe to eat raw okra? More...

From one friend to another

Written by Andy Rooney, a man who had the gift of saying so much with so few words.  I've learned....That the best classroom in the world is at the feet of an elderly person.  I've learned.... More...

A sane person would -

During a visit to the mental asylum, I asked the director, "How do you determine whether or not a patient should be institutionalized?"  "Well," said the director, "we fill up a bathtub, then we offer a teaspoon, a teacup and a bucket to the pat More...

•••••Sobering thoughts for the future•••••

The future is approaching faster than anyone can handle! I am ready to go when the Lord calls me. Too many changes heading our way!  More...

Hospital CEO Speaks to Lions

At the May meeting of the Lions Club, Ms. Robin Rau, CEO of Miller County Hospital provided members with an overview of the hospital operations in the recent years and the ongoing plans for the continued development.  More...

You do it!

A woman stood inside the front door, her arms full of coats with four small children surrounding her.  Her husband, coming down the steps asked, "Why are you just standing there?"  "Here," she said handing him the coats. More...

Retired Educators Hold May Meeting

The Miller County Unit of the Georgia Retired Educators Association met on May 17, 2018. The 15 members and two guests enjoyed a delicious buffet at the Moby Dick Restaurant. After the meal, Maxine Summers introduced the guests of honor.  More...

Just For the Fun of It

Just read that 4,153,237 people got married last year, not to cause any trouble but shouldn't that be an even number?  Today a man knocked on my door and asked for a small donation towards the local swimming pool. More...

Area News Around Us

Bainbridge - Two Decatur County men are headed to prison for a long time, after they were convicted on numerous sex charges this week in Bainbridge.  More...

Joiner graduates with Honors From Wallace Community College

Ina Ramona Joiner recently graduated with honors from Wallace Community College with an associate’s degree in applied science. She also was a graduate of the ADN- RN program. More...

Never Audited by the IRS

Clintons and their Cronies Largest International Charity Fraud In Human History--Never Audited by IRS. From 2001 to 2005, there was an ongoing investigation into the Clinton Foundation. A Grand Jury had been empaneled. More...

Deen Named Chief Credit Officer

Southwest Georgia Farm Credit has announced that Patrick Deen has been named Chief Credit Officer. Mr. Deen, who began his career with Farm Credit in 2004, most recently served as the organization’s Director of Credit Administration. More...

Why I love getting older

1. My goal for 2016 was to lose 10 pounds. Only 15 to go.  2. Ate salad for dinner. Mostly croutons and tomatoes. Really just one big round crouton covered with tomato sauce. And cheese. FINE, it was a pizza. I ate a pizza.  3. More...

Old-Timer's Humor While Driving

If you are +70 and can relate to the material-- •A man, a miss A car, a curve. He kissed the miss, And missed the curve. •Burma Shave More...

Kelley Whitaker Graduates with Honors from Troy University

On Friday, May 11, Troy University graduated the largest class in the school’s history; Gov. Kay Ivey gave the keynote address to the Trojan family. More...

Three USA Naval ships

1. USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76)  Seeing it next to the Arizona Memorial really puts its size into perspective.. More...

Who knows? The News knows!

President Trump invited the Pope for lunch on his mega yacht.  The Pope accepted and during lunch a puff of wind blew the Pontiff's hat off, right into the water. More...