July 18, 2018 RSS feed / Community

Area News Around Us

Bainbridge - On Friday, July 6, the Decatur County Career Criminals Unit, accompanied by members of the Criminal Investigation Unit, arrested Charlie Everitt, 63, for possession of cocaine with intent to distribute, possession of firearm during the c More...

Dru Hall To Receive GED

Dru Hall of Colquitt, GA, has completed the requirements for receiving a GED diploma and will be eligible to participate in the Southern Regional Technical College graduation.  Graduates receive a $500 voucher for tuition at any Georgia college. More...

LIBRARY NEWS

New Books at the Library   More...

Lake Seminole Selected to Host Fishing League Worldwide Tour in 2019

ORLANDO, Fla. More...

Sweepstakes scammers threaten elderly consumers

Sweepstakes scams aimed at the elderly have taken a scary turn, according to The Governor’s Office of Consumer Protection. More...

Consumer Q’s

Cucumbers, Lightning Bugs, and Dayliles

Q: Do you have a recipe for cantaloupe cobbler? More...

Aliens in Arizona

Two aliens landed in the Arizona desert near a Fry's gas station that was closed for the night.  They approached one of the gas pumps and the younger alien addressed it saying,  "Greetings, Earthling. We come in peace. More...

Nacho Day

I love this day and every Nacho Day if you can’t be thankful for what you receive, be thankful for what you escape.  Today is Nacho Day #500 500 days that Hillary is nacho president.   More...

Alligator Quota Hunt Application by July 31

If you want a chance to go on the hunt of a lifetime – be sure to get your alligator quota hunt application in before the deadline! Applications must be received by July 31. More...

Facts you might enjoy that you didn't know

More people live in New York City than in 40 of the 50 states. The word “Pennsylvania” is misspelled on the Liberty Bell. There is enough water in Lake Superior to cover all of North and South America in one foot of liquid. More...

Thanks for Your Service and For the Memories

This is very revealing and something that is, unfortunately not too common these days. Ann Margaret. This is a good counterbalance story to the Jane Fonda Vietnam Woman Of The Year story. Viet Nam 1966  More...

Ameris Bank Has School Supply Drive

We want YOU to fill our bin with school supplies! Ameris Bank Colquitt and Donalsonville branches are collecting school supplies for the children that are not as fortunate as others until July 26!  More...

Conundrum

"A gun is like a parachute. More...

52nd Annual Tabb Reunion Held

Descendants of Thomas Hugo Tabb held their annual reunion at the Gerald Grow Post 165 American Legion Building at 148 West Street in Colquitt, Georgia. More...

One-third of child pedestrian fatalities occur during/after school hours

As 55 million children across the country head back to school, AAA urges motorists to slow down and stay alert in neighborhoods and school zones, and to be especially vigilant for pedestrians during, before, and after school hours. More...

09 ••••College Football••••

First, do not be drinking or eating while reading this!  "Gentlemen, it is better to have died a small boy than to fumble the football" - John Heisman  "I make my practices real hard because if a player is a quitter, I want him to quit in p More...

Blonde

I am BLONDE when it comes to football or any sports.......just not into that at all!  Of all the blonde jokes, this one has to be one of the best -- because it makes football make sense!  A guy took his blonde girlfriend to her first footba More...

Hold onto your cap -

Today Alex went to the DMV to renew his license.  When he was told to go have his picture taken, he noticed that there were some men having their picture taken, these men were wearing turbans on their heads.  Alex was asked to take his hat More...

It may be True or False but it looks True

This is another one I can't confirm as T or F, but it does sound like it could be T. Linda More...

••••It's in the Bible••••

Adam was hanging around the garden of Eden feeling very lonely. More...

Perspective

The Islamic preacher Zakir Naik got into a cab in London. More...