Walter Julian Mann, age 71, of Albany died Sunday, January 17, 2021 at his residence. Graveside funeral services will beheld Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. at the Colquitt City Cemetery. A complete obituary will appear in next week’s edition of the Miller County Liberal.

2021-01-20 E-Edition

What a way to end the season!

Raymond Varnum of Miller County killed this 10 point buck on Friday evening, January 8, 2021, in Miller County. The buck weighed in at around 200 pounds.

Miller County Board of Education Meets for first 2021 Meeting

The Miller County Board of Education met in a regular session on Tuesday, January 12, 2021, at 6:00 p.m. The following members were present: Shane Miller, Superintendent; Vic Fleet, Board chair; R. W. ” Rick” Little, Vice-Chair; Leroy Bush, Cody Cleveland, and Bill Spooner. A board work session was held prior to the board meeting. Chairman Vic Fleet called the […]

Miller County Board of Commissioners holds first meeting for new year

The Miller County Board of Commissioners held their first meeting of the new year on Monday, January 11, 2021, at 6:00 p.m. in the Miller County Courthouse. Those present at the meeting were Chairman Kreg Freeman, Vice-Chairman Nicole Nixon, Allen Worsley, LaDon Calhoun and Cristene Edwards. Others present were Sherrie Stewart, Faye Whittaker, Cody Hamilton, Whitney Butler, Jennifer Jackson, Sheriff […]

Mr. Luther’s war stories

Mr. Charles Garrett and his wife, Regina,, who just recently passed away, had the privilege and honor to interview Mr. Luther Clearman about his days in the Army, and before. Mr. Luther started with some of his remembrances in high school and then in the U.S. Army. “I was in high school on December 7, 1941. That is when I […]

One Last Look


OCTOBER A man wanted on several active warrants led law enforcement on a high-speed chase that started in Grady County and ended in Miller County last Monday afternoon, September 28, 2020, according to a news release by WALBTV. The release stated that the subject was driving at speeds over 100 mph and that traffic stops were attempted but were unsuccessful. […]

Buyer Beware! A scam license website

SOCIAL CIRCLE, Ga. Buyer Beware! A scam website for buying licenses has been identified. This site appears to be active in both North Georgia and on the coast. This scam website appears as an advertisement during a Google Search for “Georgia Fishing License.” The site then allows you to enter your personal information, such as name, date of birth, social […]

News Around Us

Bainbridge – On Sunday, January 9, an arrest was made at Decatur County Jail for possession of meth. At approximately 3:30 a.m., Decatur County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Dustin Strickland was called in response to reported contraband at the jail. The defendant, Autumn Coats, had been arrested earlier by Bail Recovery Agent John Newberry for an outstanding warrant. According to Investigator […]

Grandma’s idea!

A man was walking down the street when he noticed his grandpa sitting on the porch, in the rocking chair, with nothing on from the waist down. “Grandpa, what are you doing?” he exclaimed. The old man looked off in the distance and did not answer him. “Grandpa, what are you doing sitting out here with nothing on below the […]