November 7, 2018 RSS feed / Community

Greenboro Residents Bring Donated Goods to Colquitt

Brandi Mayo and her husband, David, of Greensboro, GA, were looking at photos of all the south Georgia towns that were hit hard by Hurricane Michael. More...

Beware of Price Gouging

There have been lots of warnings of price gouging when something like Hurricane Michael occurs. Homeowners, business owners, farmers, and individuals are the most vulnerable to this practice.  More...

Daylight Savings Time: The Risk of an Extra 60 Minutes

While many Georgians may rejoice about an extra hour of sleep next Sunday, November 4, as Daylight Savings Time ends, the Georgia Department of Transportation is advising motorists about the serious impacts of less sunlight.  More...

Miller County Cemetery Survey

As an educator I tried to instill in my students that today is tomorrow’s history. More...

How to Make a Difference this Holiday Season

Better than any toy, trinket, or fruit basket, what if you could give a gift that would actually make a profound difference in someone’s life? The holidays are the perfect time to reach out to the less fortunate. More...

Medicare Part X - NEW SENIORS' PROGRAM

You're a sick senior citizen, and the government says there is no nursing home available for you. So what do you do?  Our plan gives anyone 65 years or older a gun and four bullets. You are allowed to shoot four politicians!  More...

One bad day

There I was sitting at the bar staring at my drink when a large, trouble-making biker steps up next to me, grabs my drink and gulps it down in one swig.  "Well, what are you gonna do about it?" he says, menacingly, as I burst into tears. More...

•••••Fed up Republican!•••••

Donald R. “Dick” Ivey, PhD, is a minister, educator, technology executive, entrepreneur, Marine Corp Veteran, and straight shooting Republican Patriot from Celina, Texas, who is Fed up! More...

Eat More Peanuts

A one vehicle accident happened last Monday, October 29, 2018.  Miller County EMS and Rescue, Miller County Fire, Miller County Sheriff’s Department, Colquitt Police Department and the Georgia State Patrol responded to the scene of the acc More...

Area News Around Us

Bainbridge -The Oconee County School System announced last Friday that $12,400 has been raised by its students for Decatur County schools. Oconee is just one of many school systems and institutions that has donated. More...

NFL players explain

In a recent polling of 585 NFL players, nearly all of them were unsure of exactly what they are protesting regarding kneeling during the playing of the National Anthem. More...

State Representative Gerald Greene Helps Miller County

State Representative Gerald Greene of Cuthbert, District 151, has been known to help a neighbor even if they can’t vote for him on Tuesday, November 5, election day. Rep. More...

••••Negative people••••

This is something to think about when negative people are doing their best to rain on your parade. More...

T’was the month before Christmas

T’was the month before Christmas, When all through our land, Not a Christian was praying, Nor taking a stand. Why the PC Police had taken away, The reason for Christmas - no one could say. More...

10 Ways to Keep Holiday Hackers at Bay ––––––

Cyber-Security Expert Offers Tips to Safeguard Information

We’ve all lost our identity at least three times, with more than 930 million records breached, lost or stolen to hackers and cyber criminals, says consumer advocacy non-profit Privacy Rights Clearinghouse. More...

••••Anagrams••••

This has got to be one of the cleverest I've seen in awhile. More...

Motorists urged to watch for deer

Watch out for deer on and near the roads! Motorists are urged to exercise caution during the fall as this is a time of peak deer activity, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division. More...