MC Young Farmers Compete in BBQ Contest

The Miller Young Farmer Chapter competed in the 23rd annual Young Farmer Q-Fest held in conjunction with the Sunbelt Ag. Expo. At the Q-Fest 22 Young Farmer chapters competed for the coveted title of the best BBQ. These Young Farmer teams not only competed in grilling, they also showed off their skills in the horseshoe-pitching tournament and the spirit of […]

Fifth Grade celebrates National 4-H Week

The Miller County fifth grade students celebrated National 4-H Week with in classroom education on October 8. Each fifth grade classroom learned about how the Georgia 4- H program came to be, the history of 4-H, its relationship with UGA Cooperative Extension and the University of Georgia. The Georgia 4-H Program is a branch of UGA Cooperative Extension, which is […]

MCES First Nine Weeks Honor Roll

1ST GRADEPRINCIPAL’sHONOR ROLLThomas CookJenson CoxEthan FosterJack Mercer HallEmma HancockLayton HeardNathan HilburnRyles McNeaseWill NunneryAlly RolandAnsley WestColin Williams 1st GRADE AHONOR ROLLSophie ArdCason BrownOscar CruzEmma GraceDonleyEmalee MegaheeBryce ParkerGracie PepperBionca PhillipsEmma GraceRayburnAyannah Richardson Sarah VarnadoreMary WatsonCarson WilsonAdrian Zepeda 1st GRADE A/BHONOR ROLLDezmon BakerKade BeamonAidan ClevelandTerriah CorleyKyleigh GowanJavione GrantSyriah GrantSerenity HayesKa’Myia HillSawyer HoltJustin JohnsonHayden LongDerrick MorganPatricia OliverDru ParkerLaMarcus Stevenson Kaydee TennantLayla ThompsonBranson TrawickGavohn WebbAlma […]

FFA Members Attend Ag Expo

On Thursday, October 16, 2014, the Miller County FFA Chapter attended the 37th year of the Sunbelt Ag. Expo in Moultrie, GA, with 60 members. Students were able to check out the latest in agriculture technology and equipment, visit with several colleges and universities, and explore many different careers in the agriculture industry. The Ag. Expo provided demonstrations in harvesting […]

Pirates Fall to Eagles, 46-0

The Miller County Pirates traveled to Camilla last Saturday evening to face the Mitchell County Eagles in a heart-wrenching game of football. What took place no one can answer, but our Pirates played their hearts out. Captains for the game were Timothy Clay, Rod Williams, Luke Sheffield and Algin Merritt and for the Eagles-Kezian Jackson, Timothy Williams, Mckinley West, and […]


The Miller County FFA Chapter is pleased to announce Casee Donley as FFA Member of the Week. Casee is the daughter of Timmy and Amy Donley of Colquitt. She is a sophomore at Miller County High School. Her FFA activities include serving as the current chapter historian and participating in the Jr. Floriculture and Farm Business Management Career Development Events. […]


All menus are subject to change!

OCTOBER 22 – WEDNESDAYBreakfast – Pancakes, Syrup, FruitLunch -Steak Nuggets, WW RollWG Corndog, Oven Fries, Peas & Carrots, SteamedBroccoli, Fruit OCTOBER 23 – THURSDAYBreakfast – Breakfast Bun, FruitLunch – WW Chicken QuesadillaHamburger/WG Bun, Seasoned Corn, California BlendVegetables, Lettuce/Tomato/Dill Slices, Fruit OCTOBER 24 – FRIDAYBreakfast – Scrambled Eggs, Toast, FruitLunch – Chicken Nuggets, WW RollGrilled Hot Dog/WG Bun, Sweet Potato Fries, […]

Talk to the Mayor

Well, I had a heart attack! Never thought I would be starting off a column with that line. I mean, I exercise regularly, don’t smoke and I watch what I eat. I have cereal with skim milk for breakfast every day. I rarely eat anything fried, even though fried chicken and catfish are two of the tastiest foods on the […]

Nominated Best Joke Of The Year

A Russian arrives in New York City as a new immigrant to the United States. He stops the first person he sees walking down the street and says, “Thank you, Mr. American, for letting me come into this country, giving me housing, food stamps, free medical care, and a free education!” The passerby says, “You are mistaken, I am a […]

SGAcrowns homecoming queen

Miss Julia Grimsley, daughter of Scott and Janet Grimsley of Colquitt, was crowned Southwest Georgia Academy’s 2014-2015 Homecoming Queen. Her selection was announced during the halftime of the football game on Friday night, September 26. The senior football players were involved in the crowning ceremony. Seniors K.D. Sizemore and Tanner Powell presented Julia with her crown. She received her banner […]