October 10, 2018 RSS feed / Community

Judge Bishop To Hear Georgia Supreme Court Case

Atlanta, – Superior Court Judge Joe C. Bishop of the Pataula Judicial Circuit has been designated to serve in place of Justice Sarah H. Warren in the appeal of Fulton County v. City of Atlanta et al. (S18A1156).  More...

Early County Is 200 Years Old

On the 15th day of December in the year 1818, Early County was created by the Georgia state government. More...

GA Chamber President guest speaker at local COC Meeting

Tuesday, October 2, the Colquitt Miller County Chamber of Commerce held its First Tuesday Lunch at the Tarrer Inn. This was in lieu of the regular First Friday Breakfast.  More...

Voluntary recall issued for ground beef at Harveys and Winn-Dixie

The owners of Winn- Dixie and Harvey’s Grocery stores are recalling ground beef as part of a larger recall effort due to salmonella.  More...

When you can't sleep -

* If you attempt to rob a bank, you won't have any trouble with rent/ food bills for the next 10 years, whether or not you are successful.  * Do twins ever realize that one of them is unplanned?  * What if my dog only brings back my ball be More...

What every holiday cook needs to know

(StatePoint) There’s one simple step every home chef needs to take this season to save time, money, stay safe, and make the task of cooking holiday meals more enjoyable. More...

American Hunters-Pretty Amazing

Interesting slant on things...  A blogger added up the deer license sales in just a handful of states and arrived at a striking conclusion: There were over 600,000 hunters this season in the state of Wisconsin.  Allow me to restate that nu More...

Jo Bush Speaks at Ladies’ Luncheon

The Ladies Luncheon at Colquitt United Methodist Church is next Wednesday, October 17, at noon. More...

Faith Goes to a Crowning

I received an unexpected phone call on September 3. It was from a young lady who attends Turner County High School in Ashburn, the same school our daughter, Faith, attends. More...

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Bainbridge - Bainbridge Public Safety is warning residents to be alert when taking phone calls from strange numbers and when handling their credit and debit card information. More...

Consumer Q’s

Georgia Department of Agriculture

Q: Can pecans be frozen? I was given a gallon of shelled pecans and want to keep them fresh. A: Freezing is one of the best ways to store pecans. Put them in an airtight freezer bag. They will keep for up to two years in the freezer. More...

Primitive Weapons Deer Hunting Season Opens Saturday, October 13

SOCIAL CIRCLE, Ga. (Oct. 3, 2018) ­­­– The weeklong primitive weapons deer hunting season opens Saturday, Oct. 13. More...

You should be 60 to read this

You should really be over sixty to even be allowed to read this story. If you're not, just save it and read it again when you are old enough to appreciate it. •A rather elderly gentleman (mid-eighties) walks into an upscale cocktail lounge. More...