2009-01-21

How to dance in the rain



It was a busy morning, about 8:30, when an elderly gentleman in his 80s arrived to have stitches removed from his thumb. He said he was in a hurry as he had an appointment at 9:00 a.m. I took his vital signs and had him take a seat, knowing it would be over an hour before someone would be able […]

News Around Us



Bainbridge – Last Tuesday around 8:00 p.m., Public Safety officers responded to a car striking a tree in the Earl Mae Boat Basin camp grounds and had their hands full for a while. Officer Greg Brown, along with Investigator Chris Jordan, arrived to find a black Cadillac sideways in the middle of the roadway. Sitting in the passenger seat was […]

Old Sardis Cemetery fixin’ by Debra Goocher Morgan ceremonies for on March



There is a cemetery clean-up project for the Old Sardis Cemetery in Early County, located behind the Sardis Cemetery for January 17, 2009-Saturday on Howards Landing Road. Now remember that there is not a whole bunch of room in the field to park. The ground is very soft, and the cars may get stuck. You can park down by the […]

During extreme cold weather, guard against hypothermia



The elderly and babies who sleep in unheated rooms are among those who face the greatest danger during cold snaps, but others are at risk as well, says Southwest Health District Health Director Dr. Jacqueline Grant. “When you are exposed to cold weather, your body begins to lose heat faster than it can be produced,” Grant explained. “Prolonged exposure to […]

Nursing Home News



We are still staying very busy around Miller Nursing Home. The past few weeks we have had several singing groups to come and sing for us along with our many other activities. We have had balloon volleyball, coffee house, movie day, exercise, and other activities, along with our regular church services and Bible studies. We are very excited to have […]

Measure freedom?



“The Heritage Foundation has issued its Index of Economic Freedom for 15 years now, and each year the same sovereign state has risen to the top as having the world’s freest economy. “The United States? Not so fast. It’s Hong Kong. “This year’s recently released index is no different. The study judged 179 economies worldwide, rating them on 10 economic […]

Quote for the day



“You cannot legislate the poor into freedom by legislating the wealthy out of freedom. What one person receives without working for, another person must work for without receiving. The government cannot give to anybody anything that the government does not first take from somebody else. When half of the people get the idea that they do not have to work […]

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Ebony Dots & Dashes



The past weekend was good and cold. Rained on Sunday. Bethel M.B. Church celebrated their pastor’s second anniversary. Minister Andrews was speaker for the occasion. Attendance was good in spite of the inclement weather. The pastor Rev. Smith has been on the sick list, but he is up and able to be at church. Mrs. Clara Toliver is still on […]

Letter to the Editor



Hi Terry, As an old retired Navy man, I was thrilled to see the story of the USS Corporal (SS346) in the Miller County Liberal. Thanks very much for the article. Giving that helicopter a lift home on the back of a submarine was a tricky maneuver and one of that boat’s many fine achievements. I took the liberty of […]