February 9, 2011 RSS feed / Community

Lake Seminole Festival to be held this spring

Help us put the Green back in Green Machine! We are in desperate need of new uniforms! With this in mind, we have a fun filled event planned for spring!  More...

Building Creative Communities Conference Comes to Colquitt

Colquitt, Georgia is getting known for hosting innovative and exciting conferences. More...

Nursing Home News

It is so hard to believe that we are in the second week of February. It seems like yesterday we were putting up Christmas trees; now we are thinking about love and pink hearts.  More...

Animals are Christians, too — aren’t they?

When there was no place among people for Mary and Joseph in Bethlehem, the animals made room for the birth of Jesus in a stable. Donkeys and horses were probably among the first to look upon the Son of God.  More...

Six Boys And Thirteen Hands...

submitted by Lindy Linderman   More...

Tell me this won't happen to us!!!

• Three sisters, ages 92, 94 and 96, live in a house together. One night the 96-year-old draws a bath. She puts her foot in and pauses. She yells to the other sisters, “Was I getting in or out of the bath?”  More...

I’m Lost

This very sweet, wellmannered, loving dog was recently found on State Route 45 north of Colquitt by a stranger. The small dog was brought in to the Colquitt Animal Hospital to see if the owners can be found. More...

BOE holds private meeting

At a called meeting of the Miller County Board of Education, (BOE) Monday, Feb. 7, they did it again, and so did I.  The members were almost finished with four items of an 11 item agenda for the called meeting. More...

Alpha Omicron Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma honors members

The Alpha Omicron Chapter of The Delta Kappa Gamma Society International honored Betty Rentz and Janie Smallwood of Bainbridge, Agnes Mosley of Donalsonville and Joanne Holland (not pictured) of Colquitt, at its January 13th meeting in Bainbridge. More...

Say you're having a heart attack

What are you to do if you have a heart attack while you are alone.  The Johnson City Medical Center staff actually discovered this and did an in-depth study on it in their ICU.  The two individuals that discovered this then did an article o More...

The deck of cards

It was quiet that day; the guns and the mortars, and land mines for some reason hadn't been heard.  The young soldier knew it was Sunday, the holiest day of the week.  As he was sitting there, he got out an old deck of cards and laid them o More...

News Around Us

Bainbridge - Decatur County Sheriff’s Sgt. Steve Singleton died Tuesday afternoon while playing basketball at his home, Sheriff Capt. More...

Thomas Jefferson-- a little history

It’s almost as though he could read the future and comprehend the nature of mankind.  Thomas Jefferson was a very remarkable man who started learning very early in life and never stopped.  At 5, began studying under his cousin's tutor More...

Our water is a great asset

Members of the Colquitt Lions Club heard an interesting program Wednesday, Feb. More...