August 9, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Starting Lynn off right!

Byron Cobb, one of Miller County Sheriff Department's newest deputies is starting Lynn, 15 months old, off right reading the Miller County Liberal to her.  More...

Community

Area News Around Us

Bainbridge - A Donalsonville woman was arrested Tuesday for slashing tires in the Days Inn parking lot in Bainbridge and attempting to drive while heavily intoxicated.  More...

Miller County Hospital earns International Standards Organization Certification

What is ISO 9001? More...

Be careful what you promise

A little old lady answered a knock on the door one day, only to be confronted by a well-dressed young man carrying a vacuum cleaner. “Good morning,” said the young man. More...

Living & Style

LIBRARY NEWS

Toddler Time  Toddler Time will be held at the Miller County - James W. Merritt, Jr. Memorial Library on August 17 at 10 a.m. Join us for stories, songs, and activities in a fun environment for your child. More...

Appreciation for what we have

This last week we were talking about Independence Day in my classes when the conversation took a direction I didn’t expect. Most of the class was chattering about fireworks, parades, cookouts, and a day off from class. More...

Ms. Kelley to wed Mr. Bryant

Christopher and Lisa Kelley, of Bainbridge, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Megan Kelley, to Landen Bryant, son of Harry “Max” and Dana Bryant of Bainbridge.  The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the lat More...

Opinion

Up The Creek Without A Paddle

Bona fide - A promise!

I like to learn something every day, and was looking at new words, and the meanings, and saw bona fide. More...

Political Cartoon

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BACKROADS AND BOBTAILS

PEDALING PERILS

I recently read a story about a man who ingeniously adapted and converted his bicycle into a reliable hunting and fishing vehicle. More...

Colquitt is Rocking

Colquitt is now “rocking.” With the newest trend sweeping across the country, people, young and old, are getting into this and having loads of fun while doing it.  More...

Swamp Gravy: Listen Here Auditions About to be Bustling

Cotton Hall Theater is about to be bustling again, as the Colquitt Miller Arts Council holds auditions for its newest production, Swamp Gravy: Listen Here. More...

Religion

‘Bad Attitudes Are Like Ugly Stains’

Inspiration

When I buy a car, I usually do so with the intention of keeping it for quite awhile. And since traveling is an essential part of my work, it does not take long for me to put a lot of miles on my vehicles.  More...

School & Sports

Notes from the Superintendent

We would like to thank everyone for making our first day back to school a smooth and efficient start to the new school year.  Our success can be attributed to the participation of parents and students who were willing to attend open house, ninth More...

Adult Education Classes Resume

Miller County Adult Education, a division of Southern Regional Technical College, has reopened and is currently accepting students, ages 16 and above. Classes are held Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday mornings from 8:00 to 12:00. More...

First State Bank Hosts Back-to-School Breakfast

On Wednesday, August 2, 2017, First State Bank of Colquitt hosted a backto school breakfast for all of Miller County teachers and staff. Everyone enjoyed Hardee’s biscuits, fruit and orange juice. More...

Obituaries

ERIKA CASTRO SALGADO

Erika Castro Salgado, 19, gained her wings on Friday, August 4, 2017 in Americus after sustaining critical injuries from a car accident.  More...

MILDRED H. "HONEY" JENKINS

Mildred H. "Honey" Jenkins, 84, of Bainbridge, passed away Saturday, August 5, 2017.  Funeral services were held at 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, August 6, 2017, at Ivey Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. C.O. Thompson officiating. More...

JOHNNY TERRELL ALLGOOD

Mr. Johnny Allgood of Donalsosnville died Tuesday, August 1, 2017, at Donalsonville Hospital. He will be cremated.  Mr. Allgood was retired after 32 years in the US Army and attended Flat Creek Baptist Church.  More...