Senior Citizen Hymns

“Just a Slower Walk with Thee.” “It is Well with My Soul, but My Knees Hurt.” “Nobody Knows the Trouble I Have Seeing.” “Precious Lord, Take My Hand and Help Me Up.” “Go tell It on a Mountain, But Speak Up.” “Give Me That Old Timers’ Religion.” “Blessed Insurance.” “Guide Me, O Thou Great Lord God–I’ve Forgotten Where I Parked […]

‘The Beautiful Design of God’

by Pastor James Scarborough, Donalsonville Assembly of God The beauty of God’s creation gives us a real glimpse of what a magnificent Creator He is. I shall never understand how any person could deny the existence of God and claim that the earth and all that it contains came into being by chance without the design and personal work of […]

Inspiration Point

"These things we write that our joy may be complete." 1 John 1:4

GYPSY “Death like a Gypsy comes to steal everything precious . . .” Those were the last words I heard as I flicked off the radio, dashing out the door heading to work. En route the radio in my head was on continual play- “Death like a Gypsy . . .” I couldn’t shake the words I had heard on […]

Hymn #365

A minister was completing a Temperance sermon. With great emphasis he said, “If I had all the beer in the world, I’d take it and pour it into the river.” With even greater emphasis he said, ” And if I had all the wine in the world, I’d take it and pour it into the river.” And then finally, shaking […]

public safety report

15 April 799R Manhunt, Highway 91 South +Reckless drivers, Highway 91 South +Tree across road, Donalsonville Road +Tree across road, Dubose Road +Assist EMS, Highway 45 North +Burglary, Clay Brown Rd. +Speak w/ subject, Phone 14 April 799R Funeral escort, Highway 45 S. +Accident, Cooktown Rd. +Pick up funeral signs, Whites Bridge Rd. +Put out funeral signs, Mayhaw Road +Disturbance, […]


THEFT BY TAKING On April 1, 2007, Deputy Ken Kirkland responded to 474 Cleveland Road in reference to a theft. Upon arrival, Deputy Kirkland spoke to Matthew Taylor of 4303 Graves Highway, Dawson, who stated that while at the residence (Ocialene Cook’s house – his mother-in-law), he noticed a push mower and weed eater missing. Taylor called Cook and told […]

An Ideal Environment For Psych Majors

(NAPSI)-New college graduates with psychology degrees don’t need to wait for graduate school if they want to put their degrees to work. According to the “College Majors Handbook,” only 25 percent of college graduates who majored in psychology work in a job closely related to their degree. This is because many mistakenly believe that they need a graduate degree to […]

Pirates Crush Cougars’ Dream and Dominate Monroe High

In one of the most surprising games every played, Calhoun County Cougars gave our Pirates a run for a victory. Calhoun was quick to jump on the scoreboard in the top of first inning, and in the third inning, the Cougars added three more runs. Miller County’s Nick Rawlings scored off of Russell Hart’s single to put the Pirates on […]

Pirates sign with Albany Technical College

Last Tuesday, April 10, was a very busy day for Albany Technical College’s new Head Basketball Coach Sylvester Patterson and his Assistant Coach Kenny Williams. These young coaches signed five high school basketball players to their new basketball team. Well, guess who signed from Miller County? They were Willie Butler and Melvin Patterson. Willie Butler is the son of Mrs. […]


Howdy, y’all! I hope spring break was relaxing for you. It seems like the weather is wanting to get cold again on us, but the people of Miller County are not letting that stop them from planting the flowers purchased from MCHS greenhouse. Relay for Life was Friday, April 13, and the Miller County FFA Toilet is no longer going […]