May 17, 2017 RSS feed / Community

Alday Family Memorial Monument Unveiled Saturday

A large crowd of family and friends gathered at 10 a.m. Saturday morning, May 13, for the unveiling of the Ned Alday Family Memorial Monument located at 7019 River Road - 14 miles southwest of Donalsonville. More...

Lady found dead in Miller County Sunday

Mrs. Bernice Miller, age 91, of 1312 GA Hwy. 39, Donalsonville was found dead Sunday afternoon, May 14, at her residence in Miller County.  Miller/Baker 911 received a call at 6:21 p.m. from the pastor at Rocky Ridge Baptist Church, Rev. More...

Municipal Clerks Week in Georgia

On Thursday, April 27, Governor Deal signed the Proclamation declaring May 7 through 13 as Municipal Clerks Week in Georgia. More...

Notes from the Central Office

I am pleased to announce that the Miller County School System has been recommended for accreditation by the External Review Team from AdvancED. More...

••••Weatherman?••••

It was two o'clock in the morning and a husband and wife were sleeping when suddenly the phone rang. The husband picked up the phone and said, "Hello? (paused for a few seconds) How the heck do I know? More...

I don't hunt on Sunday

I had everything planned and had told my wife I would not be going to church with her on Sunday.  My wife reminded me that Sunday was the Sabbath Day and hunting a trophy buck should not be part of the Sabbath.  1. More...

Consumer Q’s I

Q&A with the GA Dept of Agriculture

Q: When I was a child, an older person showed me how to make a “frog” using the leaf from a flower in her garden. The leaf was fleshy. She pressed the leaf and blew into it. It inflated like a frog’s throat. More...

New United

"Drag and Drop"  "We put the hospital in hospitality"  "Board as a doctor, leave as a patient"  "Our prices can’t be beaten, but our passengers can"  "We have First Class, Business Class and No Class"  "Not enough seati More...

Area News Around Us

Bainbridge - Bainbridge Public Safety responded to a fire on Monday night just before 1:30 a.m. on the 300 block of Broad Street.  The fire consumed the building that housed Brinson Barber Shop and Brinson Car Detail. More...

••••Speedtrap danger?••••

Truth, fiction or a mixture of both? Two Texas Highway Patrol Officers were conducting speeding enforcement on Highway 77, just south of Kingsville, Texas. More...

Motorists warned to buckle their seatbelts or be ready to get a ticket

Georgia law enforcement officers stepping up enforcement of state’s seat belt law during annual Click It or Ticket campaign Georgia drivers and their passengers are being warned to buckle their seat belts or face the consequences of being hit More...

Beta Sigma Phi-Xi Epsilon Omicron Chapter Finalize Plans for 2017-18

By: Gail Lovering, Publicity Chairperson  On Thursday, May 11, 2017, the members of the Beta Sigma Phi-XI Epsilon Omicron Chapter met at the Colquitt-Miller Chamber of Commerce building. More...

Robert E. Lee Monument safe?

It was a huge victory in the Commonwealth as Charlottesville City Council was dealt a crushing blow in their attempts to tear down the Robert E. Lee monument in Lee Park. More...

A Sign

Sign In Indiana Business front window-  We Would Rather Do Business With Ex-President Obama, Hillary Clinton, Nancy Pelosi, Harry Reid, All The Elites Of Congress, The Mass Media, and All Of Hollywood than with One conservative American!  T More...

Consumer Q’s

Q&A with the GA Dept of Agriculture

Question: I discovered what looks like a dirt dauber nest on my porch. However, it has only two sections, and they look like tiny jugs. Do you know what it could be? Answer: It sounds like the nest of a potter wasp. More...

Want to be on Welfare when I grow up –––––

Can’t you hear students telling their teachers they want to be welfare recipients when they grow up? The work ethic we inherited growing up has fallen prey to the “welfare” system. More...

What Ex-wife?

Jim decided to tie the knot with his long-time girlfriend. One evening, after the honeymoon, he was cleaning his Harley. His wife was standing there watching him. After a long period of silence, she finally speaks. More...

A second opinion is best

A guy walks into the doctor's office and says, "Ddddoc, I've bbeen stststuttering ffor yyyears and IIII'm tttired of it. Cccan yyyou hehehelp mmme?" The doctor says, "Well, I'll have to examine you to see what's going on". More...

Rep. Greene’s Legacy Continues with Rural Development Council

“My reward is seeing things happen and see people really get the help they need.” This statement reflects a core value for State Representative Gerald Greene, of Cuthbert, who represents District 151. Rep. More...