April 27, 2011 RSS feed / Community

Guys and Dolls Easter Parade held

The Miller County High School cheerleaders sponsored the Guys and Doll Pageant last Friday night, April 22, 2011.  The event was held at the old Miller County School on Perry Drive.  Mrs. More...

'Good luck, Mr. Gorsky'

Guaranteed to make you smile.  In case you didn't already know this little tidbit of trivia, it might make you chuckle when you read it.  On July 20, 1969, as commander of the Apollo 11 lunar module, Neil Armstrong was the first person to s More...

Cub Scouts Pack 316 participates in jungle book adventure

Miller County Cub Scouts PACK 316 sponsored by United Methodist Church of Colquitt participated in a Jungle Book Adventure “ BALOO” family campout of “fun with a purpose.”  More...

'Boy, Who's your Daddy?'

Editor's note: We've run this before, but it's good enough to run again. Someone might have missed it.  More...

LIBRARY NEWS

Llama, Llama!  More...

Good word definitions

These definitions fit so well they should be in a dictionary.  ADULT: A person who has stopped growing at both ends and is now growing in the middle.  BEAUTY PARLOR: A place where women curl up and dye.  CANNIBAL: Someone who is fed up More...

Swamp Gravy comes to Senior Breakfast program

At one of the best bargains in Colquitt, the Senior Breakfast meeting each Thursday morning at 8:30 a.m., two of Colquitt's finest volunteers, Dot Wainright and Don Chandler were the guest speakers for the breakfast.  More...

News Around Us

Bainbridge - A crash at Shotwell Street at College Road injured a two-yearold in her car seat and her baby-sitter. After being transported to Bainbridge Memorial, both injured were transferred to Tallahassee, the baby via helicopter.  More...

Class of 1947 reunion celebrates anniversary

The Miller County High School Class of 1947 celebrated its 64th anniversary on April 16, 2011. Joy and Joyce Tully entertained the group with a luncheon at their home in Colquitt. More...

Simply amazing press

Isn't it amazing that, within only one week of Tiger Wood's crashing his Escalade, the press found every woman with whom Tiger has had an affair during the last few years? And, they even uncovered photos, text messages, recorded phone calls, etc.! More...

The Empty Egg- another great teacher story

Jeremy was born with a twisted body and a slow mind. Athe age of 12 he was still in second grade, seemingly unable to learn. His teacher, Doris Miller, often became exasperated with him. He would squirm in his seat, drool, and make grunting noises. More...

Murderers on the loose in Colquitt

Cute dogs and kittiesyou’ve just got to love them! Well, that’s not the case with everyone, and some people actually murder the helpless creatures as a way to find power, joy, and fulfillment. More...

Help Me, I've Fallen

There was an old priest who got sick of all the people in his parish who kept confessing adultery. More...

Only in GEORGIA - Very Politically Correct

The year is 2016 and the United States has just elected the first woman as well as the first Georgian as President.  A few days after the election the President-elect calls her father and says, 'So, Daddy, I assume you will be coming to my inaug More...