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Mural Conference 2008

The last time a flag was exchanged at an international event between Georgia and Australia was at the closing ceremonies of the 1996 Olympic Games where the mayor of Atlanta, Bill Campbell, presented the flagto the mayor of Sydney, Australia, Frank More...

Fly your flag at half staff

Public Law 103-322 was passed by Congress and signed by President Bill Clinton in 1994 that declared May 15 of each year as "Peace OfficersMemorial Day" and stated that all American Flags be flown at half staff. More...

Girls' Choir enjoys candlelight dinner

The Georgia Girls' Choir enjoyed a magnificentcandle lit fivecourse dinner prepared by their parents at the elegant home of Mr. and Mrs. Bill Godfrey on Friday, May 2, 2008. More...

Georgia's initial unemployment insurance claims rise in April

ATLANTA - The Georgia Department of Labor announced that 51,604 laid-off workers filed firsttime claims for unemployment insurance benefits in April, up 21.3 percent from March. More...

Gas, High & Rising

And we thought gas was high - In checking the internet for gas prices, it would pay to see where to get your gas. These prices are based on May 12, and will change as the wind blows. More...

News Around Us

Bainbridge - Decatur County Sheriff's deputies have charged a couple with making meth in the home they shared with a two-year-old child, an investigator said. More...

Hungry for some pork?

With the price of food going up like gas, you might want to get with some of the wild hog hunters and see if it is worth your time to go get some pork. Wild hog hunting seems to be getting more popular with some hunters in this area. More...

Georgia lottery winner murdered

DUBLIN- A year ago, Doris Murray was on top of the world when she won $5,000,000.00 in the Georgia Lottery on her 41st birthday. Ms. Murray stated that was the best birthday she ever had. On Monday, April 5, the lottery winner, Ms. More...

Proudly They Serve

Air Force Airman Deaudre J. Marshall has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. More...

Why did the chicken cross the road?

BARACK OBAMA: The chicken crossed the road because it was time for a change! The chicken wanted change! More...

Convicted killer dies

Convicted murderer, William Earl Lynd, was put to death Tuesday evening, May 6. The killer was asked by Warden Hilton Hall if he wished to make a last statement. Lynd said, "Nope. More...

Governor suspends gas tax on offroad diesel

MACON, Ga - Today Governor Sonny Perdue signed an executive order suspending the collection of the state gas tax on diesel sold for off-road uses. More...

Genealogy

A little girl asked her mother, "How did the human race appear?" The mother answered, "God made Adam and Eve, and they had children, and so was all mankind made." Two days later the girl asked her father the same question. More...

Photo of the Past

Can you guess who this young man and woman are? If you think you know, call the Miller County Liberal at 758-5549 before 5:00 p.m. on Friday. More...

Colquitt/Miller Fire/EMS firefighterstrain

Firefighters from The Colquitt-Miller County Fire/ EMS recently completed a First Responder Training Course. This course was taught by Paramedic Michael Donelli, who is the training officerfor the EMS side of the department. More...

Truck fire destroys vehicle

The E911 was called at approximately 4:30 p.m. Monday, May 12, to send units to the corner of Bremon and Third streets to aid a motorist in a truck fire. Kelly A. Jacobs, 31, of 357 E. More...