Gun Control-Democrats

Check it out!! Truth hurts……. It appears to me we should join the current hysteria and suggest the evidence shows that all registered Democrats should be confiscated. We know who they are- ~ they’re registered! Why is it that none of the disturbed and evil men, who steal guns, then go and kill movie-goers and children in school, has ever […]

MCHS seniors honored at game

The Miller County High School Administration and faculty are proud to recognize 15 outstanding athletes that have participated in baseball, golf, tennis, and track. Our first senior is Ris Bell. Ris is the son of Brenda Bell and Frank Bell. Ris has been on the Pirate golf team for three years. He played in State Golf Tournament his sophomore and […]

Happy Birthday?

I went to buy a birthday gift for my wife. Some friends had been invited over that night to celebrate her 40th, and I wanted to get something special. At the store I spotted some cute little music boxes. A blue one was playing “Happy Birthday.” Thinking they were all the same, I chose a red one, selected some appropriate […]

Miller County FFA Named Gold Emblem Chapter

The Miller County FFA Chapter was recently named a Gold Emblem Chapter by the Georgia FFA Association. This is the highest ranking an FFA chapter can receive at the state level and only the top 10% of all chapters are awarded this status. These top chapters will advance to the national level where they will then be ranked as a […]


The Miller County FFA Chapter is pleased to announce Logan Holt as FFA Member of the Week. Logan is the daughter of Darren Holt and Stephanie McLain. She is a 10th grader at Miller County High School. Logan’s FFA activities include being on the Dairy Evaluation team in 2013, the Horse Evaluation team in 2013 and 2014, attending FFA Day […]

Honors Day to be held at SGA

Southwest Georgia Academy will hold its annual Honors Day assembly on Tuesday, May 6, 2014. The program will begin at 8:30 A.M. in the Joe Bryan Auditorium. Special presentations and scholarships will be announced first. Then departmental awards will be made. Those students averaging 90 or above in each subject will be recognized and outstanding students will be named. The […]

Pirates celebrate pink week

During the week of April 7, the Georgia High School Association participates in Pink Week. This is to honor and re- member those who have been and are affected by cancer. It is an honor to see our Pirates participate in such a great cause. On Tuesday, April 8, 2014, they dressed in pink and purple jerseys to honor two […]

Political Cartoon


The Leaves Let Go

In April The Great Silent Voice speaks, “Time’s Up…release without remorse.” As if on cue from The Conductor, the Oak Tree Chorus responds. The leaves let go. ********** Last year’s leaves from the island water oaks have run their course. Their grip on the Great Mother relaxed. One by one, without remorse, complaint or coaxing, they begin their short but […]

Man Rules, or views

From the male side: At last a guy has taken the time to write this all down finally, the guys’ side of the story. (I must admit, it’s pretty good.) We always hear “the rules” from the female side. Now here are the rules from the male side. These are our rules! Please note: these are all numbered “1.” ON […]