February 13, 2019 RSS feed / Front Page

Miller County Heifer and Miller County Market Hog Show to be held

The Miller County cattle and hog show participants are busy preparing their cows and hogs for the two shows to be held Saturday, February 16, and Monday, February 18. More...

Gas Prices Staying Steady in GA

Gasoline prices in Georgia are unchanged in the past week, averaging $2.10/g Sunday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 5,883 stations in Georgia. More...

Community

Judge Joe Bishop Receives Senior Judge Appointment

Joe C. Bishop of Terrell County has been appointed as a Senior Judge of the Superior Court of Georgia by Governor Nathan Deal.  In an Executive Order on January 9, Governor Deal appointed 27 year Pataula Circuit Superior Court Judge Joe C. More...

Now Here’s A Tip

* “Overwhelmed by paper clutter? Using a plastic file box, gather papers in file folders, simply filling up each folder before moving to the next. Then, go folder to folder, and decide what should be kept or tossed/shredded/ recycled. More...

News Around Us

Bainbridge - The trial for the murderers of Hubert Moore, a Post- Searchlight employee who was shot and killed on October 2017, will begin Monday, Feb. 11, in Decatur County. More...

Living & Style

Miss Bowen Weds Mr. Lowry

Savannah Eve Bowen and Gabriel Alan Lowry were united in marriage Saturday, January 5, 2019, at 4:00 in the afternoon. The wedding took place at Friendship United Methodist Church in Donalsonville. More...

What's Making You Jealous Today?

“It was so hard to leave Timmy at his first day of kindergarten today,” my friend said. More...

Full body scans at airports

Finally, some useful facts are coming out about all of those airport full body scans...  2018 Statistics on Airport Full Body Screening From TSA:  Terrorists Discovered - 0   Transvestites - 133  Hernias - 1,485  Hemorrhoids More...

Opinion

Up The Creek Without A Paddle

I've been here 13 presidents and 83 birthdays

Lord, I wish that I was smart enough to write about what I'm fixin' to try. Abraham Lincoln once said something like this, "America will never be destroyed from the outside. More...

Political Cartoon

She knows all kind of stuff, or thinks she does! More...

The Laws of Life

1. Law of Mechanical Repair - After your hands become coated with grease, your nose will begin to itch, and you'll have to go to the bathroom.  2. More...

Breaking News - 2/14/2019 5:52 PM

Booby Trawick obit - Free Access

Bobby M. Trawick, 71, of Bainbridge, GA, passed away Thursday, February 14, 2019.   The funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 16, 2019 at First Presbyterian Church with Dr. Gerald A. Little and Rev. More...

Special Election to be Held

A special election will be held in the City of Colquitt on Tuesday, March 19, 2019.  This election will be held to elect a City Council member from District 4 to fill the unexpired term of George Williams who resigned after serving 20 years on t More...

Seventh Annual Daddy-Daughter Dance Held

“They say that from the instant he lays eyes on her, a father adores his daughter. Whoever she grows up to be, she is always to him that little girl in pigtails.”  More...

Religion

‘Let’s Watch Out For Each Other’

Inspiration

After we left church a few Sundays ago, Gale and I conversed about various things while we traveled toward home. As we reached Highway 84, our attention drifted toward a property that appeared to have been in a fire. More...

School & Sports

MCHS Band Students Participate in Honor Band

On January 31 through February 2, 2019, ten MCHS Pirate Pride Band students had the opportunity to participate in the 46th annual Southeast United States Concert Band Clinic and Honor Bands at Troy University. More...

School Lunch Menus

February 13- WEDNESDAY Breakfast - Scrambled Eggs,February Sausage Link, Toast, Jelly, Fruit Lunch - Chicken & Rice, WW Roll Barbecue Pork/WG Bun, Butter Peas, Sweet Potato Fries, Cole Slaw, Celery Sticks/Peanut Butter, F More...

Obituaries

WILLIAM YOUNG “BILL” EDISON

William Young “Bill” Edison, 78, of Bainbridge passed away Monday, February 4, 2019.  More...

BILL LEWIS

Bill Lewis, age 63, of Brinson passed away Friday, February 8, 2019.  Funeral services were held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, February 12, 2019, at Ivey Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. David Grubbs officiating. More...

CLAUDIA VITRANO

Mrs. Claudia Vitrano, age 73, of Colquitt died Wednesday, February 6, 2019, at Miller County Hospital.  Funeral services were held Tuesday, February 12, 2019, at 3 p.m. at Sheffield Funeral Chapel with Rev. Kent Barwick officiating.  Mrs. More...