Miller County Sheriff Arrested in GBI Investigation


The following is a news release received by the Miller County Liberal from the Georgia Bureau of Investigation at 12:02 p.m. on Wednesday, August 10, 2022. Colquitt, GA (August 10, 2022)– The GBI was requested to investigate allegations of sexual battery by Miller County Sheriff Rick Morgan on July 26, 2022, by Pataula Judicial Circuit District Attorney Vic McNease.  The […]

2022-08-10 E-Edition

Too big to eat, legally!

There is nothing like an end of summer fishing trip. Jeff, Dana and son, Will Nunnery of Colquitt had a good trip recently when they went to Saint Mark’s, Florida to catch who knows what in the beautiful Florida waters. This group of fishermen knows what they are doing in the St. Marks waters and they caught a good bunch […]

Not everyone was happy to be at school

Miller County Schools opened their doors for students last Wednesday morning, August 3. Teachers and staff had reported back on Wednesday, July 27, to begin to get ready for the 2022-2023 school year. According to Principals Jamie Ard, Cleve Roland, and Tommy Tabb, everything went smooth and everyone, with exceptions to a few, seemed like they were ready and eager […]

Rita Glass speaks to Lions

The monthly meeting of the Colquitt Lion’s Club was held Wednesday, August 3, at noon at Moby Dick Restaurant. President Vic McNease welcomed everyone and called the meeting to order, followed by the blessing of the meal. The Pledge of Allegiance was recited, and introductions of guests or new members were given. After the reading and approval of the minutes […]

Are You Ready For Some Football?

As we embark on another season of Pirate football, Tony Cook, a dedicated Pirate fan will be attending the games and writing the sports articles for the newspaper again this season. Tony is a graduate of Miller County High School and has always been an avid sports fan, win or lose. He has kept records of the wins and losses […]

Dixie League All-Star Team places 3rd in World Series

Seminole County’s 12 U State Championship Team competed in Anderson, South Carolina in the “O” Zone division of the Dixie Youth World Series beginning Thursday, July 29th through Tuesday,August 2. The tournament was held at the Anderson Sports & Entertainment Center and consisted of ten teams: Georgia, Florida,Alabama, Tennessee, North Carolina, South Caroline, Belton, South Carolina, Mississippi, Virginia and Texas. […]

Hygiene kits donated to Miller County Schools

The Miller County Schools would like to give a big thanks to the Colquitt Free Will Baptist Church who contributed and packed amazing hygiene kits for the students. The school is extremely grateful and appreciative to receive these donations to add to their hygiene closet. The hygiene closet is a great asset to the school system and utilized system wide. […]

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Miss Askew to wed Mr. Riles

Mr. and Mrs. David Askew III of Colquitt and Ms. Robin Askew and Gary Dorminey of Edison announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Patricia Fallyn, to Wayne Jeffrey Riles II, son of Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Jeffrey Riles Sr. of Albany. Miss Askew is a 2009 graduate of Southwest Georgia Academy and received her Bachelor, Master, and […]