February 20, 2008 RSS feed / School & Sports

Lady Pirates Advance to State

The first round of Region 1-A playoffs was held over in Donalsonville on February 12. Our own Miller County Lady Pirates were there to face the Atkinson County Lady Rebels. More...

Plans for Read across America Continues at MCES

The week of February 25 will begin an exciting celebration for the students of Miller County Elementary School. Along with their on-going "Everybody Reads at MCES" campaign that they have participated in all year, the students will celebrate Dr. More...

MCMS Students Compete in Reading Bowl

Saturday, February 9, six MCMS students competed in the fourth annual Southern Regional Helen Ruffin Reading Bowl. It was held at the Hugh Bailey Science Center on the Valdosta State University campus. More...

SGA names second nine weeks' honor roll

5th Grade Paxton Adams, Ben Bridges, Perry Bridges, Kristyn Cook, Izabella Cushing, Julia Grimsley, Daniel Hammack, Logan Hornsby, Matthew Jernigan, Chance Kendrick, Charles Tabb Lane, Bailey McFay, Reid O'Hearn, Jake Odom, Tanner Powell, Heidi R More...

Brains

In the hospital the relatives gathered in the waiting room, where their family member lay gravely ill. Finally, the doctor came in looking tired and somber. More...

GEMA recognizes Miller County Schools

(ATLANTA) - The Georgia Emergency Management Agency (GEMA) congratulates Mr. Robbie Phillips, superintendent for the Miller County School System, for adopting an approved safety plan. More...

Seminole Ramlins

Steve Holt, the Sage of Colquit, GA, and Hubert Stafford sed the first 2 fish they caught this morning had coats on, he sed they backed off and built up a fire on a sand bar to warm the water so the Bass would bite. More...

Gas prices would come down, quick

G. W. Bush wants us to cut the amount of gas we use. It has been suggested by one famous or infamous person - the best way to stop using so much gas is to deport 11 million illegal immigrants! More...

Backroads and Bobtails

NO DAY FOR NON-BELIEVERS

I realize, of course, that mythology is just that: a collection of myths. All that Zeus and Jupiter stuff might have been okay for the ancient Greeks and Romans, but now, in this enlightened and pragmatic age, it bears no logic. More...

SGA competes in region tournament

Both SGA basketball teams played against Valwood in the opening night of the 2008 GISA region 3AA basketball tournament Tuesday night at Andrew College in Cuthbert. More...

News Around Us

Blakely - Some local farmers have had about all they can take. They are ready to resort to extreme measures to bring the problem to an end. It's not the drought we're talking about. It's the theft of copper. More...