November 14, 2018 RSS feed / Community

Miller County Retired Educators Enjoy Thanksgiving Meal

On Thursday November 8, 2018, the Miller County Unit of the Retired Teachers Association held its annual Thanksgiving luncheon at the Miller County Pre-K Cafeteria. More...

A Great $50 Lesson

Recently, while I was working in the flower beds and raking the leaves in the front yard, my neighbors stopped to chat as they returned home from walking their dog. More...

Georgia Pacific Donates to Colquitt

During Southwest Georgia’s recent hurricane recovery, Georgia-Pacific’s Cedar Springs mill donated a truckload of GP paper products to the Miller County storm relief center in Colquitt and also a truckload of GP paper towels and Dixie ins More...

Consumer Q’s

Georgia Department of Agriculture

Q: I heard that the Agricultural Certificate of Exemption (ST-A1) I have used in the past in making farm-related purchases will not be valid after the end of this year. What is replacing it? More...

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What every holiday cook needs to know

(StatePoint) There’s one simple step every home chef needs to take this season to save time, money, stay safe and make the task of cooking holiday meals more enjoyable. Sharpen those knives! More...

Mysteries of anatomy

Brilliantly written verse  For lovers of the English language--  Where can a man buy a cap for his knee, or the key to a lock of his hair?  Can his eyes be called an academy, because there are pupils there?  In the crown of your h More...

Area News Around Us

Blakely - Thompson Chevrolet-Buick-GMC is changing names to Blakely Chevrolet-Buick-GMC this week as it undergoes a change in ownership. Olin and Fletcher Thompson announced the sale of the 77-year-old family dealership effective October 30.  More...

The fiancé - God will provide

A young woman brought her fiancé home to meet her parents. More...

Children of the Greatest Generation

Born in the 1930s and mid 40s, we exist as a very special age cohort. We are the Silent Generation. We are the smallest number of children born since the early 1900s. More...

A real fine explanation

The wife came home early and found her husband in their bedroom making love to a very attractive young woman.  "You are a disrespectful pig!" she cried. "How dare you do this to me -- a faithful wife, the mother of your children! More...

Hudgens offers fire safety tips for the holiday season

Atlanta - Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner Ralph Hudgens urges Georgians to keep safety in mind when decorating their homes for the holidays.  “Don’t let fire turn your holiday into a tragedy,” Commissioner Hudgens said. More...

How to Make a Difference this Holiday Season

Better than any toy, trinket, or fruit basket, what if you could give a gift that would actually make a profound difference in someone’s life? The holidays are the perfect time to reach out to the less fortunate. More...

Responses to 12 loving wives

A group of 12 women were at a seminar on how to live in a loving relationship with their husbands. The women were asked, "How many of you love your husband?" All the women raised their hands. More...

Definition of ‘ OLD’

#1 - I very quietly confided to my best friend that I was having an affair.  She turned to me and asked, "Are you having it catered?"  And that, my friend, is the sad definition of "OLD."  # 2 - Just before the funeral services, the u More...