June 13, 2018 RSS feed / Community

City of Colquitt Featured on Small Town Podcast

In addition to being the Mayor of Ocilla, GA, I have started a new project called Small Town Podcast that highlights small towns that are often overshadowed by bigger cities. More...

Marital Bliss? You Decide!

•Bookseller conducting a market survey asked a woman, "Which book has helped you most in your marriage?" The woman replied, "My husband's check book!"  •A prospective husband in a book store: "Do you have a book called “Husband - More...

Area News Around Us

Bainbridge - Thursday, May 24, at approximately 3:27 a.m. Bainbridge Public Safety officers responded to Dollar Tree and Grady Vapors located in Bainbridge Town Center in reference to possible burglaries. More...

'Is it better now?'

In a train compartment, a young couple and an elderly, somewhat ragged man were sitting.  The girl looks like she's having some discomfort, so her boyfriend asks her, "What's wrong, honey?"  She replies, "My head hurts."  Her boyfriend More...

Molting geese can cause frustration

The Canada goose is an adaptable bird that can live in a variety of habitats, with many of those locations in close proximity to people, such as open farmland, rural reservoirs, suburban neighborhood ponds, office complexes, parks and other developed More...

Effects of Injuries From Fireworks Can Last a Lifetime

The Fourth of July and fireworks celebrations are just around the corner. Prevent Blindness Georgia warns the public about the potential danger of fireworks. More...

The Salty Sailor and The Fireman

The views this mother has about Donald Trump are much like many others. Her characterization of Trump as the "Salty Sailor" or as The Fireman paint an excellent picture! She has written many great books about her son and family. More...

LIBRARY NEWS

New Books at the Library   More...

Waterfowl Hunters: Dates and Seasons Approved

Waterfowl hunters can begin making season plans now that the 2018-2019 migratory bird season hunting dates and regulations were recently approved by the Board of Natural Resources.  More...

Father's Day in America

It's time to once again celebrate Father's Day in America.  I like Father's Day. It's always interesting to see if my children or anyone remembers. Maybe I will get a text, an email or even a telephone call. More...

State goat show held in Miller

It was a bunch of pretty goats shown Saturday, June 9, 2018, right here in Colquitt at the Miller County Ag Center.  It is a changed market for goats. People will be shocked when they go looking for a BBQ goat for the Fourth. More...

Hang-gliding in Kentucky

Here in Kentucky, you don't see too many people hang-gliding. Bubba decided to save up and get a hang-glider. He takes it to the highest mountain, and after struggling to the top, he gets ready to take flight. More...

Foods to reverse brain damage

Attempting challenging puzzles and reading up on the theory of relativity aren’t the only ways to keep your brain at its finest. The right diet also can do wonders, improving the brain’s function and even helping to reverse brain damage. More...

Consumer Q’s

Q: I have several shrubs in containers that got too hot and dry. Some of their leaves have dried up, and the rest are very wilted. What fertilizer will help revive the plants? More...

Spring Creek Ford Breaks Ground on New Location

Spring Creek Ford broke ground on their new location in Colquitt Friday morning, June 8, 2018. More...