December 20, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Birthday roses for Dot

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Community

News Around Us

Bainbridge - The Georgia State Patrol captured a driver who fled from the scene of a vehicle accident on Georgia 309 South early Sunday morning. The wreck happened at about 6:45 a.m. More...

LIBRARY NEWS

Food for Fines You only have a little over a week to bring your can goods to the James W. Merritt, Jr. Memorial Library to pay for your overdue fines. For each can good, we will forgive $1 worth of fines. More...

Gowan returns home

Our home is beautifully decorated for Christmas and the homecoming of Mitch Gowan. Gowan completed his boot camp for the Marines. He graduated from Parris Island as PFC Mitchell Gowan. We are very proud of him. More...

Living & Style

It's a baby boy!

Joshua Enfinger proudly announces the birth of his baby brother, Joseph Luke Enfinger. Luke was born Monday, October 16, 2006, at 1:54 p.m. at Flowers Hospital in Dothan. He weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces and was 20 1/2 inches long. More...

Deep thoughts on growing older

Lying around with road maps drawn upon my hairless pate, I allowed my mind to wander through verdant fields of remembrance, and postulated whatever future I had in store. I ticked them off by moving as I scribbled some thoughts. More...

Tuten, Clanton to wed

Mr. and Mrs. Larry Tuten of Thomasville are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Rebecca Leigh Tuten, to Kenneth Alan Clanton Jr. of Colquitt. More...

Opinion

Up The Creek Without A Paddle

Happy Birthday Jesus the Christ

This edition changes our year to the 109th since Grandma Zula Brown Cook Toole founded this newspaper back in 1897. I guess that makes us the oldest established business in the county. More...

Cartoon

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Ebony Dots & Dashes

In memory of my friend Mrs. Edith McDuffie on her 86th Birthday - Dec. 15, 2006. By Eloise B. Holt A Friend A friend is someone we turn to when our spirits need a lift, A friend is someone we treasure. More...

Calendar

BIRTHDAY CALENDAR CALENDAR OF EVENTS

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 20 Birthdays: Charlotte Cox, Janice Calhoun, Max Wallace Jr., Gail Lovering, Lindsey Fulghum Anniversaries: Mr. and Mrs. Irving Widner, Mr. and Mrs. More...

Holidays

The Small White Envelope

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You better watch out!

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Pam and Buffy Teach MCES Students That They Are ‘Too Good for Drugs’

The Miller County Elementary School Counseling Department, along with the Miller County Sheriff More...

Religion

Inspiration

'The Birth of Hope'

Come We have a lot of needs in our day. Most of us focus so much on our material wants that we usually miss what is most needed in our lives. More...

Public Safety

LAW ENFORCEMENT REPORTS

ARRESTS Brandel Marquies Williams girlfriend in Donalsonville. of Colquitt was charged with simple battery, disorderly cond uct , and criminal tr e spass - ing, with a combined bond of $2,800.00. More...

public safety report

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School & Sports

Bainbridge College Collaborative Effort Arrives in Atlanta

Three Bainbridge College professors in different disciplines More...

Miller County B-Team Basketball Highlights

The Miller County B-Team Lady Pirates under the coaching ability of the dynamic duo of Coach Robert Melton and his wife, Coach Marianne Melton traveled over to Baker County to face the Baker County Lady Bears. More...

BACKROADS AND BOBTAILS

BLACKBERRIES AND BLUEBERRIES: BENEFICIAL FOR PEOPLE AND WILDLIFE

According to wildlife biologist Tracy Nelson, two of our region More...

Obituaries

LAVERNE MCLENDON BRYAN

LaVerne McLendon Bryan, age 85, of Colquitt died Saturday, December 9, 2006. Mrs. Bryan was born and raised in Colquitt. As a wife of a career air force M/Sgt., Mrs. More...

HUGH C. TEDDER

Hugh C. "Junior" Tedder, age 80, of Donalsonville passed away Tuesday December 12, 2006, at the Donalsonville Hospital. Funeral services were held Friday morning, December 15, at 11:00 a.m. at First Baptist Church in Donalsonville with Dr. More...

ISAAC CORNELIUS HANNAH

Isaac Cornelius Hannah, 24, of Americus, died Monday, December 11, 2006, in Baker County. Funeral services were held Thursday, December 14, 2006, at 2:00 p.m. in Cox Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Steve Mueller, Rev. Charles Barrineau, and Rev. More...

Health

How To Help, Not Hinder, Someone’s Weight Loss

Yes, once again the most common New Year More...

BC’s Hospice Volunteers Help at Holidays and All Year Round

Family, fun, and sparkling lights are what most of us can look forward to this holiday season. But not everyone is this lucky: Ill health and loneliness are what some have in store for the season More...

Are You Prepared to Manage Your Child’s Asthma?

(NAPSI)-Cold and flu season can be tough for kids with asthma-and equally challenging for their parents. These common respiratory infections can make asthma worse, especially when parents are not taking steps necessary to keep their child More...