November 9, 2016 RSS feed / Community

Senior Center Celebrates Halloween

Yes, all the ghouls, ghosts and goblins were at the Senior Center Monday, October 31. Our Halloween Party was great with a lot of surprises and candy. The winner of the best costume contest was Henry “Hoot” Gibson. More...

AAA – Pipeline Explosion – Expect Higher Prices At The Pump

ATLANTA, Ga. (October 31, 2016) — Motorists in the Southeast and Mid- Atlantic regions will likely see rising gas prices in the coming days. More...

Legal Story - FHA

Part of rebuilding New Orleans caused residents often to be challenged with the task of tracing home titles back potentially hundreds of years. More...

How to Make a Difference this Holiday Season

Better than any toy, trinket, or fruit basket, what if you could give a gift that would actually make a profound difference in someone’s life? The holidays are the perfect time to reach out to the less fortunate. More...

Most dangerous animals moving

Motorists are urged to exercise caution during the fall season as this is a time of peak deer activity, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division. More...

Area News Around Us

Bainbridge - John Simpson has been named a reporter for The Post- Searchlight, Bainbridge Living magazine, Rifle and Rod magazine and the publications’ associated websites. More...

DUI - Texas Style

Only a person in Texas could think of this stuff. From the county where drunk driving is considered a sport, comes this true story.  Recently a routine police patrol parked outside a bar in Austin, Texas. More...

Happenings around Colquitt

Thursday, November 10: Internet Security @ Chamber, 6:00 p.m. Thursday, November 10: Genealogy Workshop, MC Library Tuesday, November 15: Ladies' Night Out @ Market on the Square, 4-7 p.m. Thursday, November 17: Toddler Time @ MC Libra More...

Lane Odom Receives Wendy’s High School Heisman Scholarship Award

The Wendy’s High School Heisman Scholarship Program honors a student from the senior class. More...

Protect yourself from Holiday Scams

Holiday season is upon us. That means additional shopping, spending and traveling for many of us. Unfortunately, these increased transactions are also a golden opportunity for scammers. More...

Consumer Q’s

Georgia Department of Agriculture

Q: Can pecans be frozen? I was given a gallon of shelled pecans and want to keep them fresh. A: Freezing is one of the best ways to store pecans. Put them in an airtight freezer bag. They will keep for up to two years in the freezer. More...

T’was the month before Christmas

T’was the month before Christmas, When all through our land, Not a Christian was praying, Nor taking a stand. Why the PC Police had taken away, The reason for Christmas - no one could say. The c More...

Medicare Part X - NEW SENIORS' PROGRAM

You're a sick senior citizen, and the government says there is no nursing home available for you. So what do you do?  Our plan gives anyone 65 years or older a gun and four bullets. You are allowed to shoot four politicians!  More...

BSC Foundation holds Annual Meeting

The Bainbridge State College Foundation held its annual stewardship meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 25, at the Charles H. Kirbo Regional Center. More...

••••Terrorists••••

A driver was stuck in a traffic jam on the highway outside Washington, DC. Nothing was moving. Suddenly, someone knocks on the window. The driver rolls down the window and asks, "What's going on?"  More...

Internet Security Planning at Chamber Breakfast

The November First Friday Breakfast was held at Moby Dick on November 4.  The large crowd was welcomed by Colquitt/Miller Chamber of Commerce Chairperson Stacie Pickle, and after a great breakfast, COC Director KaCee Holt requested the happening More...