November 8, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Watch Your Step!

You never know where one of these big diamondback rattlesnakes might crawl.  They seem to be getting bigger in Miller County!  This snake was killed in the Mayhaw area of the county at the home of the late A. W. and Ruth Smith.  More...

Community

Miller County Receives Health Grant

ATLANTA, GA – Miller County has been selected by the Association County Commissioners of Georgia (ACCG) to receive one of the Employee Health & Wellbeing Incentive Grants awarded statewide to promote worksite programs designed to enhance th More...

Area News Around Us

Bainbridge - Dylan Morris, 25, of Bainbridge, was arrested and charged with DUI manslaughter last Friday night in Panama City Beach, Florida.  More...

A phone call

I was barely sitting down when I heard a voice from the other stall saying: “Hi, how are you?”   I'm not the type to start a conversation in the men's restroom, but I don't know what got into me, so I answered, somewhat embarrassed, More...

School & Sports

Johnson and Tabb Selected Pre-Season All-State Players

It is an honor to recognize two young athletes for their outstanding performance in baseball. Miller County Pirate baseball players Dylan Johnson and Kohler Tabb have been chosen Pre-Season First Team All-State by the GACA. More...

Waterfowl hunting season opens

Waterfowl hunting season opened Saturday, Nov. 18, and duck and goose hunters across Georgia face some tough hunting conditions, according to experts with the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’Wildlife Resources Division (WRD). More...

••••Irish Airlines••••

IRISH AIRLINES....  Being airborne approximately 30 minutes on an outbound evening Air Lingus flight from Dublin, the lead flight attendant nervously made the following painful announcement in her lovely Irish brogue:  More...

Opinion

Up The Creek Without A Paddle

It was a great time-still could be

As I attempt to remember what to do to help our crew get out the Liberal each week, things come to mind that make me so proud that I came along when I did. More...

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BACKROADS AND BOBTAILS

Just How Crazy Are We?

We’re crazy, they say. Everybody knows it, and they’re awfully quick to tell us.  More...

Miller County FFA Alumni Named Outstanding FFA Alumni Chapter

The National FFA Alumni Association strives to support FFA in many different ways. More...

Veterans’ Day to be Observed November 10 On Courthouse Square

Everyone is invited to attend the Veterans’ Day Memorial Service to be held on the courthouse square on Friday morning, November 10, at 11:00 a.m.  The guest speaker will be Colonel Billy Tabb, retired, (commonly known as Bill).  Bill More...

Religion

‘Inadequate Efforts’

Inspiration

As the apostle Paul - one of the great men of God in the New Testament - wrote to share wisdom and instruction to another uprising great man of God - Timothy - he included this bit of truth: “For bodily exercise profiteth little” (1 Timot More...

Great and true

I was shocked, confused, bewildered as I entered Heaven's door, not by the beauty of it all, nor the lights or its decor. More...

Public Safety

COLQUITT POLICE REPORTS

INCIDENT REPORTS DRUGS POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA LESS THAN 1 OZ. CROSSING THE GUARD LINE WITH WEAPON   On Saturday, November 4, 2017, Colquitt Police Officer Raymond Day was patrolling the area of MLK Jr. More...

Living & Style

Senior Center has Fun Month

The Miller County Senior Center was full of fun and activities for the month of October. We had a pumpkin decorating contest, a scavenger hunt, and a costume contest.  More...

LIBRARY NEWS

Minecraft Club   More...

Don't mess with children

•The teacher said it was physically impossible for a whale to swallow a human because even though it was a very large mammal its throat was very small.  The little girl stated that Jonah was swallowed by a whale.  Irritated, the teache More...

Obituaries

DAWN PHILLIPS SHEPARD

On November 2, 2017, Dawn Phillips Shepard went Home after a long and courageous battle with metastatic breast cancer. She was 57 years old. More...

IRVIN WESLEY WHITAKER

Mr. Irvin Wesley Whitaker, age 59, of Bainbridge died Tuesday, October 31, 2017, at Bainbridge Manor.  Graveside funeral services were held Thursday, November 2, 2017, at 2:00 p.m. More...