May 16, 2018 RSS feed / Community

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The almost arrest!

The light turned yellow, just in front of him. The man did the right thing, stopping at the crosswalk, even though he could have beaten the red light by accelerating through the intersection. More...

3 Avoid Rabies Exposure While Enjoying Spring Weather

Spring weather can increase the risk of rabies exposure, warns Miller County Health Department Lead Environmental Health Specialist Stan Johnson.  “This time of year, humans, pets and wild animals are more likely to be out enjoying the wea More...

Guests Enjoy Reunion with Class of 1957

The MCHS Class of 1957 held its 61st reunion on April 21-22. More...

Online banking safety concerns

How likely is it that hackers can break into online bank accounts? The truth of the matter is that online banking is as safe as conducting transactions at a brick-and-mortar bank. More...

Consumer Questions

Georgia Dept. of Agriculture

Q: How long is Georgia peach season? More...

My Folks and I Watched Them Die

My grandfather watched as his friends died in WWI.  My father watched as his friends died in WWII and Korea.  I watched (first hand) as my friends fought and died in Vietnam.  I watched as our friends and children fought and died in De More...

The Book Store

So, I was walking through Chicago and I saw that there was a “Muslim Book Store.” I was wondering what exactly was in a Muslim bookstore, so I went in.  As I was wandering around taking a look, the clerk stopped me and asked if he co More...

Area News Around Us

Bainbridge - On Friday afternoon, Bainbridge Public Safety was dispatched to a traffic accident, where they charged the driver with possession of methamphetamines and found the passenger with a warrant for arrest out of Panama City.  More...

Need solutions to nuisance wildlife

Most wildlife has an inherent fear of people with no interest in coming close to them. More...

The Unanswered Mystery of the Century

His 8 years of living in the White House is over.  This came from a union guy in Chicago who didn't vote for Obama. More...

How politics works

I told my son "I want you to marry a girl of my choice!" He said "NO!"  I told him it's Bill Gates' daughter! More...

••••Medical Humor••••

•Later that night, while watching TV, the old man gets up from his chair. More...

Life story- Read daily

This is something we should all read at least once a week. Make sure you read to the end. It has been printed before, but it's always refreshing- Written by Regina Brett, 90 years old, of the Plain Dealer, Cleveland, Ohio . More...

Snake questions-DNR has answers

As spring fades into summer, the number of snake-related calls and emails to John Jensen go up. But most center on two questions: What species is this and what do I do with it? More...

Beautiful words

Someone has written these beautiful words. Must read and try to understand the deep meaning of it. They are like the ten commandments to follow in life all the time.  1. More...

Alpha Omicron Installs Chapter Officers

TheAlpha Omicron Chapter of the Georgia (Psi) State Organization of The Delta Kappa Gamma Society International is proud to announce the following officers for the 2018-2020 biennium: Jo Davis, President; Dot Nickoley, Vice President; Kay Fleet, Reco More...

Miller County Retired Educators Association serves breakfast at Miller County Schools

The week of May 7-11 was Teacher Appreciation Week. Specifically, May 8, was Teacher Appreciation Day. More...

Vernon's Funeral

Vernon works hard at the phone company but spends two nights each week bowling and plays golf every Saturday.  His wife thinks he's pushing himself too hard, so for his birthday she takes him to a local strip club.  The doorman at the club More...

Gun Wisdom

Some words to the wise. Shooting advice from various conceal carry instructors. If you own a gun, you will appreciate this. More...

Extreme heat events are the most dangerous natural hazards

Heat-related illnesses and deaths are the most dangerous natural hazards in the United States, says Southwest District Health Director Dr. Jacqueline Grant. “But they are preventable,” she added. More...

A lot of genealogy

Mind Numbing! See if you can follow this. At the end, it will make perfect sense. Dear Sir, Can you answer this benefits question please? Many years ago, I married a widow out of love who had an 18-year-old daughter. More...

A Poem for our Vets

He was getting old and paunchy, And his hair was falling fast, And he sat around the Legion, Telling stories of the past. Of a war that he once fought in, And the deeds that he had done, In his exploits with his buddies; They were heroes, every one. More...

••••Texas Law••••

A Californian and a Texan were deer hunting in the brush of south Texas when an illegal alien runs across a clearing. The Texan takes careful aim, shoots and kills him.  "You can't do that!" cried the Californian. More...

It's all right to joke about -

Have you ever wondered why it's OK to make jokes about Catholics, Jews, Christians, the Pope, the Irish, the Italians, the Polish, the Hungarians, the Chinese, the French (including French Canadians), the elderly, bad golfers, men/women, blacks/white More...

Five things you need to know about your student loans

Before you head off to the real world, it’s important that you take some time to learn about your student loans. More...

Kids fishing events teach the basic

“If people concentrated on the really important things in life, there’d be a shortage of fishing poles.” Doug Larson  This year, do the important things in life and go fishing together with your child. More...

Hudgens: Hurricane Season Begins On June 1

Atlanta, GA - Hurricane season beings on June 1, and Insurance Commissioner Ralph Hudgens wants to remind Georgians that now is the time for an insurance checkup to be sure you have adequate homeowners, renters, or business coverage.  More...

To you who didn't live in the 50's, bless your hearts!

By today's standards, none of us were supposed to ever make it.  HIGH SCHOOL--1950 vs. More...