February 14, 2007 RSS feed / Living & Style

LIBRARY NEWS

Graduation Tests Study Guides Is your child preparing for the upcoming high school graduation tests? The James W. Merritt, Jr. Memorial Library has study guides that may help your child improve their scores. More...

It's a baby boy!

It's a baby boy! Gavin proudly announces the arrival of his "little" brother Harrison James East December 17, 2006. Harrison weighed 7 pounds, 4 ounces, and was 19 inches long. His parents are Jason and Melissa East of Douglasville. More...

Nick turns four!

Nick turns four! Nicholas Whitaker celebrated his fourth birthday on January 28, 2007. Nicholas started off his birthday weekend with a party at Spring Creek Park with all of his school friends. He enjoyed hotdogs and a Cars birthday cake. More...

What if Global Warming Doesn't Exist?

On January 30, the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform held a hearing on government interference in research conducted by climate scientists working for federal agencies. The panelists included Dr. More...

Ski bare bottom

Conditions were perfect, 12 below, no feeling in the toes, basic numbness all over, "tell me when we're having fun" kind of day. One of the women in the group complained to her husband that she was in dire need of a restroom. More...

Congressman Sanford Bishop Urges House Leadership to Act on PeachCare Crisis

Washington, D.C. More...

Meetings set on FSA closings

Public town hall meetings have been called around the state concerning the closing of a number of FSA offices. More...

Thomas, Nelson plan wedding

Mike and Beverly Thomas of Colquitt would like to announce the engagement of their daughter, Stephanie Lynn Thomas, to David Lee Nelson, son of Russell L. Nelson of Hahira and the late Joanne Fiveash. The wedding is planned for 4:00 p.m. More...

Diamond, Williams to marry

Mr. and Mrs. Odell Cooper Sr. of Colquitt would like to announce the engagement of their daughter, Melane J. Diamond, to Mr. Melvin L. Williams of Albany. More...

The visiting friend

Jasper was of no special breed. He was just a little black and white long-haired, terrier cross. And he wasn't a registered therapeutic dog, but his visits were certainly therapeutic. More...

USS New York

It was built with 24 tons of scrap steel from the World Trade Center. It is the fifth in a new class of warship - designed for missions that include special operations against terrorists. More...

Insurance rates still climbing, lawmakers demand accountability

On Saturday, February 10, Rep. Robert Mumford (R-Conyers) filed a bill that would provide greater scrutiny of insurers' attempts to hike malpractice premiums for health care providers. Co-signers include Reps. More...

Coroner tells what he does

The Colquitt Lions Club members heard some of the duties and changes being made in the office of coroner. Lion vice president Ben Clenney welcomed a crowd to the bi-monthly club on February 7 Lions' meeting. More...