December 27, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

New Liberal Website coming soon

We've got something new for our readers and our advertisers coming very soon. In the next edition or two, we will be sporting a new, improved website for our reading and viewing public. More...

Colquitt resident’s son performs at Capital One Bowl

Gene Mitchell, son of Colquitt More...

Community

News Around Us

Bainbridge - Bainbridge Public Safety investigators believe the death of a woman found inside her Troup Street home Monday night may be a homicide, Chief Investigator Brian Donalson said. Investigator Mark Esquivel responded to 1109 E. Troup St. More...

Live Nativity scene on the square

This may be a first on the Colquitt square. A live nativity scene was performed the two Saturday evenings before Christmas at the corner of west College and Cuthbert streets on private property. More...

PSC may act against Buzz Telecom

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Public Safety

Question and Answer Column from Georgia Insurance and Fire Commissioner John Oxendine

Q: For years I More...

LAW ENFORCEMENT REPORTS

ACCIDENT Amber D. Odom, of Colquitt, stated she was traveling north on Highway 27 in a 2000 Pontiac Grand Prix when a deer ran out in front of her car. She struck the animal. It damaged the passenger side fender and headlight. More...

Vision Is The Key To Safe Driving

The single biggest factor in vehicle safety isn More...

Living & Style

It 's a b aby b oy !

Hugh and Lana Franklin would like to announce the birth of their son, William Sawyer Franklin. He was born on November 22nd at Donalsonville Hospital. He weighed 6 lbs 10 oz and was 19 3/4 inches long. Sawyer's maternal grandparents are Mr. More...

Living with an editor isn’t all fun

Uva Mason came to live at the Toole house a couple of years ago when she got where she couldn More...

10 commandments redneck style

(1) Just one God. (2) Honor yer Ma & Pa. (3) No tellin More...

Health

Polar Bears sighted

Valdosta, GA- Before you go reaching for yet another traditional New Year More...

Senior moment: may be Alheimer's

CHICAGO, Illinois (AP) Monday, June 26, 2006 -- A study found that in a disturbing number of cases, embarrassing More...

Nursing home residents enjoy Christmas party

Miller Nursing Home held its annual Christmas party Monday night, December 18, 2006. Family and friends gathered at 6:00 p.m. in the dining room to enjoy a Christmas meal prepared by the staff of the nursing home. More...

New officers sworn in for 2007

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A look back at 2006

As the year 2007 begins, the news of 2006 is now history. To recap last year, here is summary of the articles found in the Miller County Liberal. This final glimpse of 2006 will appear in four installments, covering three months in each segment. More...

Religion

The map of the US

A father wanted to read a magazine but was being bothered by his little girl, Shelby. She wanted to know what the United States looked like. Finally, he tore a sheet out of his new magazine on which was printed the map of the country. More...

Inspiration

By now most of the gifts have been opened, parties have ended and our minds have started to retreat from the excitement and exhaustion of the many activities and demands of Christmas. But the reason for all the celebration remains--Jesus Christ. More...

Lessons in Life

There was a man who had four sons. He wanted his sons to learn not to judge things too quickly, so he sent them each on a quest, in turn, to go and look at a pear tree that was a great distance away. More...

School & Sports

LIBRARY NEWS

Movies The library has several new movies available for checkout. If you like fashion, you may want to try The Devil Wears Prada. More...

Seminole Ramlins

This passed week has been one of the great ups and downs. The wind being a factor in the Perch Fishen and the Duck Hunting. The Ducks did very good most all week xcept the day with the bluebird sky and no wind. More...

White man

An old Indian Chief sat in his hut on the reservation, smoking a ceremonial pipe and eyeing two U. S. Government officials sent to interview him. More...

Obituaries

CECIL JIM HARRELL

Mr. Cecil Jim Harrell, 56, of Colquitt passed away December 19, 2006 at his residence. Mr. Harrell was born January 11, 1950 in Miller County. He was in the Marines, serving in the Vietnam War, and was a member of the Colquitt First Baptist Church. More...

ANNIE PARKER FAIRCLOTH

Mrs. Annie Parker Faircloth, age 95, of Donalsonville passed away Thursday evening, Dec. 21, 2006 at Donalsonville Hospital. Funeral services for Mrs. More...

TAMECA K. WILLIS

Tameca K. Willis died Monday, December 18, 2006. Funeral services were held Saturday, December 23, 2006 at 2:00 p.m. at Pleasant Hill Church with Rev. A. Crews and Rev. Charlie L. Kyles officiating. Pallbearers were the Class of 1992 and nephews. More...

Opinion

Up The Creek Without A Paddle

When all else fails

This has been an interesting week. I've seen Santa a number of times. He asks the same old ageless questions: "Have you been a good boy or girl? More...

Cartoon

Full Story

Are we doomed for another oil shock?

Like most people, I feel the sting when it costs $55 to fill up the family minivan. As a result, I More...

Calendar

BIRTHDAY CALENDAR CALENDAR OF EVENTS

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 27 Birthdays: Gary Cannon, Gail Evans, Angela Rathel, Bartow A. More...