A wife’s question

Wife asks husband, "How many women have you slept with?" Husband proudly replies, "Only you, darling, with all the others, I was awake." Hospital visiting hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.


First Tuesday Book Club Join us on Tuesday, April 6, 2010, at 10 a.m. at the Miller County – James W. Merritt, Jr. Memorial Library for the First Tuesday Book Club. We will discuss the book Sunday Wives by Cassandra King. The First Tuesday Book Club is a great way to meet new people and discuss interesting reads. Please call […]

Wiregrass Hospice Clinical Staff Members Receive 100% Score

Recently, two Wiregrass Hospice employees received a 100% rating on their ability to provide clinical care. Becky Maestas, RN, of Bainbridge and Marie Peak, hospice aid, of Donalsonville both received the superior rating based on the patient care observed during a recent audit. “We are extremely proud of Becky and Marie. I feel that these employees truly display the pride […]

Flaming crash critically injures one

A fiery crash was called in to E911 Sunday evening, March 28, at approximately 8:25 p.m. The caller stated that there were injuries, and the auto was totally involved with fire. Colquitt/ Miller County Fire and Rescue, Miller County EMS, Miller County Sheriff’s Department, Georgia State Patrol and one Colquitt Police officer was dispatched to the scene on SR 45 […]

High speed chase results in three arrests

On Friday, March 26, 2010, Officer Scott Cleveland was on patrol when he noticed a car exceeding the speed limit. Officer Cleveland initiated a traffic stop on the vehicle, a Chevrolet HRR. The vehicle pulled in to the Chevron Gas Station and came to a stop. The vehicle then took off out the other drive, turning on to Fourth Street […]

Brand New MAY-HAW show returns to Cotton Hall

If you have never seen a production of MAY-HAW, you are in for one of the best times in your lifetime. If you’ve seen it before, the performances will different. They are never the same. Different “stars” turn up at different shows. The performances just keep getting better at Cotton Hall. Although some of the characters, and I mean characters, […]

Traffic stop leads to scuffle with suspect

A law enforcement officer never knows what will happen on any given call or stop he or she makes, and last Thursday was one of those days. On Thursday, March 25, 2010, Trooper D. Fretwell was sitting stationary on GA 91 just south of U.S. Highway 24/ GA 1. At approximately 10:23 a.m., he observed a 1997 Ford Taurus making […]

Happy First Birthday, Zach!

Zachary John Vincent of Cumming celebrated his first birthday on March 15. He celebrated with a Sesame Street themed party with friends and family at the Adair Park Clubhouse in Cumming. Zachary is the son of Jamie and Bethe Vincent of Cumming. He is the grandson of Bob and Carol Vincent and John and Marjorie Reeves, all of Cumming. He […]

Bell, Hayes to wed

Jerry and Lisa McLendon, of Brinson and Buster and Lynda Bell of Climax announce the engagement of their daughter, Lindsey Lyn Bell of Bainbridge, Georgia, to Brian Wirt Hayes of Kosciusko, Mississippi. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Milton Scott and the late Louise Scott of Brinson and William and Emma Jean Bell of Climax. Miss Bell is a graduate […]

The Sneeze

They walked in tandem, each of the 92students filing into the already crowded auditorium. With their rich maroon gowns flowing .. and the traditional caps, they looked almost .. as grown up as they felt. Dads swallowed hard behind broad smiles, and moms freely brushed away tears. This class would not pray during the commencements not by choice, but because […]