September 16, 2009 RSS feed / Community

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Bainbridge - A day of fun on the Flint River turned bad quickly for a group of friends on Sunday afternoon. Several were hurt with minor injuries, and one went to jail for boating under the influence. More...

Miller County Retired Educators to begin new year

The Miller County Retired Educators Association (MCREA) will begin its 2009-2010 membership year with lunch at Helen's Pirate's Cove Restaurant on Thursday, September 17. This group meets at 11:30 a.m. More...

Jean Watson speaks to sorority

Jean Watson of Bainbridge presented the program at the September 10, 2009 meeting of Colquitt's Xi Epsilon Omicron Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi held at the country home of Pat and Larry Holzknecht. More...

Nursing Home News

This past week residents had days and nights packed with exciting activities. We started our week off Sunday morning by having Sunday School with Mr. Charles Thorne. Sunday afternoon members from Kimbrel's Chapel came to share with us. More...

birthdays and ANIVERSARIES

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 16 Birthdays: Lori Powell Burke, Willie Maxine Bridley, Fran Richardson Fletcher, Sadie Kirkland, Canikkia Bryant, Brenda Rachel, Becky Wilkin, Mildred Miller, Linda Dozier, Helen Tabb; Anniversaries: More...

Believe it or not!

These are Memphis, TN's REAL 911 Calls! Dispatcher: 9-1-1 What is your emergency? Caller: I heard what sounded like gunshots coming from the brown house on the corner. Dispatcher: Do you have an address? More...

And the winner is-----

In times of need, there's no place like Colquitt. Recently, friends of Captain Dan Stone of the Colquitt Police Department wanted to do something to help him and his family. More...

Colquitt man charged with rape of minor

A Colquitt man has been arrested and charged with second-degree rape and second degree sodomy, both Class B felonies, in Opp, AL. More...

Georgia Division of Aging services recognized for organizational excellence

ATLANTA - The Georgia Department of Human Services (DHS) Division of Aging Services (DAS) is only one step away from winning Georgia's highest award for organizational performance excellence. More...

Senior Center is lifesaver to many seniors

The Miller County Senior Center is a resource center found by many seniors to be a life-saver. It fills their days with hours of fun and enjoyment as well as being very informative in areas that are of great interest to them. More...

Library News

Research Your Family History Did you know that the Miller County - James W. Merritt, Jr. Memorial Library has a genealogy room? More...

Area Residents Can Visit London in Bainbridge College Program

Area residents and Bainbridge College (BC) students who have wanted to see England or study abroad have a new opportunity through BC's five-week U.S. History class in London next summer that Dr. Dave Nelson of Quincy, FL, will teach. More...

Political Correctness

Sometimes you are encouraged about our country's future when you see something like this. More...