2022-05-18

2022-05-18 E-Edition

Timothy Lemire sentenced in Miller County Superior Court

In the Superior Court of Miller County, Georgia, held on Thursday, May 5, 2022, at the Miller County Courthouse, Superior Court Judge T. Craig Earnest found Timothy Lemire guilty on (1) concealing the death of another, (2) neglect to an elder person, (3) cruelty to animals and (4) cruelty to animals. He has been housed in the Miller County Jail […]

Colquitt Chief of Police honored at Police Week after dying of heart attack at 51

The police department in Colquitt, Georgia is small with just 12 people. However, Cory Thomas, city manager, said they’re a mighty group that are bonded like a family. But on August 25, 2021, the department lost its leader. Last week, Chief Kirkland was remembered in Washington, D.C., and his name was put on a memorial wall. Chief Kenneth Kirkland died […]

Mock accident to take place Wednesday


Something big is going to take place this Wednesday, May 18th at 1:00 p.m. in front of the Miller County High School on Phillipsburg Road. Prom is in Miller County Saturday, May 21, 2022. We want to reach out to the students that will be going to the prom. There will be a MOCK ACCIDENT staged in front of the […]

Southwest Georgia Academy to graduate 29 on May 19

Graduation exercises for Southwest Georgia Academy’s 29 seniors are to be held on Thursday, May 19, 2022, at 8:00 p.m. in the Wayne Proffitt, Jr. Gymnasium. Honor Graduates will consist of 22 members of the graduating class. Using the traditional marches for the processional and recessional, graduates will participate in a very formal program honoring this special event under the […]

Beta Sigma Phi Celebrates Founder’s Day Thursday


As Beta Sigma Phi celebrates its 91st year, we come together to honor our sisterhood and to renew our vows and pledge to give the best that is in us to our organization and humanity. Our organization was founded by Walter W. Ross and on this day we “Keep the dream big, it always comes true in Beta Sigma Phi.” […]

The girl of his dreams


A young man called his mother and announced excitedly that he had just met the woman of his dreams. Now what should he do? His mother had an idea: “Why don’t you send her flowers, and on the card invite her to your apartment for a home-cooked meal?” He thought this was a great strategy, and a week later, the […]

Miller County Retired Educators Association Provides Breakfast at Miller County Schools


Tuesday, May 3, 2022, was a busy day for teachers at Miller County Schools. Plans for winding down the school year are in full swing. The Miller County Retired Educators Association made the day more enjoyable by providing breakfast for the faculty and staff at Miller County Schools. The opportunity to express our appreciation to our teachers has become an […]

Caleb Cunningham graduates from Master’s Seminary in LosAngeles, CA

On Sunday, May 8, Caleb Cunningham graduated from The Master’s Seminary in Los Angeles, CA, with his Master of Divinity. Caleb and his wife, Hayley, moved to Los Angeles in the fall of 2017. They now have two precious daughters, Addison (3) and Caroline (1). Caleb is staying in Southern California as an assistant pastor at Grace Community Church. His […]

News Around Us

Bainbridge – Daniel Edward Culverson was found guilty of sexual battery and unlawful eavesdropping/ surveillance on Wednesday afternoon. Culverson was accused of child molestation back on September 11, 2020, by his girlfriend’s two underage daughters. The daughters stated Culverson had been spying on them for over two years, using a camera with an adjustable telescopic lens to look in on […]