February 7, 2007 RSS feed / Living & Style

Jones, Yates to marry

Benjie Jones and Paula Jones would like to announce the engagement of their daughter, Hanna Lynn Jones, to W.C. Yates III, son of W.C. Yates Jr. and Cyndi Yates. More...

Calhoun, Rentz plan wedding

Ernie and Gail Grow and Mike and Jan Calhoun of Colquitt announce the engagement of their daughter, Amanda Jane Calhoun, to Kevin Dennis Rentz, son of Dennis and Karla Rentz of Brinson. The wedding is planned for 6:00 p.m. More...

Welcome, Konnor Kelley!

Krislyn Kelley is excited to announce the arrival of her little sister, Konnor Hayes Kelley. Konnor was born November 30, 2006, at 1:23 p.m. in Bainbridge. She weighed 7 pounds and 10 ounces and was 19 3/4 inches long. More...

It's a baby girl!

Mr. and Mrs. Chad Dean very proudly announce the birth of their first child, a daughter, born December 21, 2006, at 10:52 p.m. at Bainbridge Memorial Hospital. More...

Cat and Mice

A cat died and went to Heaven. God met her at the gates and said, "You have been a good cat all these years. More...

Hutchins leads Lady Warriors to victory

Allison Hutchins scored a career high 27 points to lead the SGA Lady Warriors to a 51-32 region victory Tuesday night in Damascus over the Randolph Southern Lady Patriots. More...

Ve r y i n t e r e s t i n g f a c t s

Submitted by: Jack Cook 1.The Garden of Eden was in Iraq. 2. Mesopotamia, which is now Iraq, was the cradle of civilization! 3. Noah built the ark in Iraq. 4. The Tower of Babel was in Iraq 5. Abraham was from Ur, which is in Southern Iraq! More...

What kinda Tater are you?

submitted by Lindy Some people never seem motivated to participate, but are just content to watch while others do the work. More...

Rathel, Linnenkohl to wed

Mr. and Mrs. Scil Rathel of Colquitt announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Carla, to Burt Linnenkohl of Leesburg. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Gary Linnenkohl of Moultrie and Mr. and Mrs. James Harper of Leesburg. More...

It's a girl!

Joy Jones proudly announces the birth of her niece, Madelyn Reece Lane, born Wednesday, January 24, 2007. The baby weighed 6 pounds, 10 ounces, and was 20.1 inches long; she was delivered at 8:42 p.m. at Tallahassee Memorial Hospital. More...

Blonde in Starbucks

submitted by: beccatoole A blonde goes into a coffee shop and notices there's a "peel and win" sticker on her coffee cup. So she peels it off and starts screaming, "I've won a motor home! More...

Three wishes

submitted by: Jack Warner A man was sitting alone in his office one night when a genie popped up out of his ashtray. "And what will your third wish be"? The man looked at the genie and said, "Huh? More...

The economic effects of minimum wage laws

The federal minimum wage has been $5.15 since 1997, but 18 states and the District of Columbia have minimum wages higher than the federal level. Proponents claim that raising the minimum wage is an effective way to fight poverty. More...

A day in history; February 7

+ 457 - Leo I becomes emperor of the Byzantine Empire. + 1074 - Battle of Montesarchio wherein the prince of Benevento, Pandulf IV, is killed battling the encroaching Normans. More...

Merlin's curse

Submitted by: J. Watson Chap - You're Merlin, aren't you? Merlin - Why, yes ..it's nice to be recognized! Chap - Bit of a Wizard ..hear? Merlin - Well, yes .. I've been told I'm skilled. Chap - Do tricks and things ..don't ya? Magical stuff? More...

King of the hill

Submitted by: Lindy Walking into the bar, Mike said to Charlie the bartender, "Pour me a stiff one - just had another fight with the little woman." "Oh, yeah?" said Charlie. More...