February 27, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

Water high and rising

The old saying, "water's high and rising," will be heard over much of Miller County and the surrounding area as blessed rains came through Thursday and Friday last week. More...

Community

Teen reflects beauty, inside and out

For at least one young lady in Warner Robins, pretty is as pretty does. Sure, she's a beauty queen; but Macy Moulder on the inside is just as pretty as what you see on the outside. More...

District-wide farm credit associations support youth organizations with donations of more than $425,000

BAINBRIDGE, GA- Southwest Georgia Farm Credit supports a variety of youth programs, especially those with agricultural ties, like Future Farmers of America (FFA) and 4-H. More...

Housing survey set for March 1

Volunteers needed

Colquitt, GA - Housing is by far the most important single asset on the household budget", says Barbara Reddick, a planner at the Southwest Georgia Regional Development Center (RDC) and Director of the Southwest Georgia Housing Task Force. More...

Public Safety

public safety report

February 19 800C Speak with Officer•Traffic Stops x2 •Domestic, Third and Bush St. •Code Violation Served 800E Stolen Money, N. Second St. •Escort •Assist Motorist, Crawford St. •Assist Motorist, Third St. More...

Photo

Nice to see something positive for a change. More...

Don't mess with Marines

The 71-year-old retired Marine who opened fire on two robbers at a Plantation sub shop late Wednesday (recently), killing one and critically wounding the other, is described as a former pilot for two presidents. More...

Living & Style

Welcome, Madison Lillian Hosmer!

Rich and Brandi Hosmer announce the birth of their daughter, Madison Lillian Hosmer. Madie was born Wednesday, January 23, 2008, at 2:44 a.m. at Donalsonville Women's and Children Center. More...

The priest and the pilot

A priest dies and is waiting in line at the Pearly Gates. Ahead of him is a guy who's dressed in sunglasses, a loud shirt, leather jacket and jeans. More...

Welcome, Heidi Rose

"Miss" Heidi Rose Dinkelmeyer was born on January 10, 2008, at 9 p.m,, weighing in at 6 pounds and 3 ounces. She was named after her father's sister, Heidi, and her mother's grandmother, Rosa Lee. More...

Opinion

Up The Creek Without A Paddle

'Dysfunctional school board'

"Did you read what happened to the Clayton County schools?" was the caller's question. More...

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Another Opinion from the South

In an interview with Paul Bradshaw, the Rev. Rick Warren discussed some of the content of his thought-provoking and well written book, The Purpose Driven Life. More...

Calendar

birthdays and calendar of events

WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 27 Birthdays: Lillian Sullivan, Chuck Cutchen, Walter Daniels, Mickey Henley, Marty Henley, Max Stuart, Lisa Warren, Martha Williams, Crystal Harris, Lynn Hand, Marianne Melton, Elaine Cross, Alice J. More...

Accident causes one injury

A two vehicle acccident occurred Monday afternoon around 1:15 p.m. at the intersection of Fourth and Bush St. The accident occurred when Melissa Perez of Colquitt, driving a 1997 Ford Explorer, was traveling south on Fourth St. More...

Local politics warming ...

In the February 13, edition of the Miller County Liberal, one office holder announced that she would not offer for re-election. More...

Grand Jury returns 169 true bills

The February 2008 term of the Superior Court in Miller County convened Monday morning, February 18, with Judge Ronnie Joe Lane presiding. The grand jury returned 169 true bills, nine no bills, and two accusations. More...

Religion

'Why Join the Church?'

Inspiration

As an acquaintance of mine was sharing with a group recently about a special ministry that he is involved in, he made a remark that really caught my ear. More...

••••'The Way'••••

"And where I go you know, and the way you know." Thomas said to Him, "Lord, we do not know where You are going, and how can we know the way?" Jesus said to him, "I am the way, the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through Me. More...

Seeds of the sower

An old lady attended an exhibition of modern art. She gazed upon an abstract painting that puzzled her. Finally, she stopped an artist and asked, "What's that supposed to represent?" "That's supposed to be a mother and child," he answered. More...

School & Sports

SGA falls in first round of state playoffs

The SGA basketball season ended with both teams falling in the first round of the state playoffs. The Lady Warriors, a #4 seed, played a great game giving the #1 seeded Christian Heritage Lions all they wanted before falling 44-40 Wednesday at More...

Backroads and Bobtails

CRUEL, AIN'T THEY?

I'm sitting here today thinking of children. Well, actually I'm thinking of a day last week when I was thinking of children, only then I didn't have pen and paper. More...

The 10:00 p.m. news

Rob walked into a sports bar around 9:58 p,m. He sat down next to a blonde at the bar and stared up at the TV. The 10:00 p.m. news was coming on. The news crew was covering a story of a man on a ledge of a large building preparing to jump. More...

Obituaries

GILBERT MEED KELLEY SR.

Mr. Gilbert Meed Kelley Sr., age 75, of Donalsonville "signed off the air" Thursday morning, February 21, 2008, at Southeast Alabama Medical Center in Dothan, AL. Mr. Kelley was born in Cowan, TN, on April 2, 1932, to the late H.K. More...

WILLIAM "BILL" INGLETT

Mr. William "Bill" Inglett, age 70, of Donalsonville passed away Sunday, February 24, 2008, at Flowers Hospital in Dothan, AL. Mr. Inglett was born in Bradenton, FL, on February 25, 1937, to the late George C. and Lucy Mell Cato Inglett. More...

EMMA ROSE JOHNSON

Mrs. Emma Rose Johnson, age 94, died Tuesday, February 19, 2008, at Bainbridge Healthcare Nursing Home in Bainbridge. Mrs. Johnson was born July 25, 1913, in Macon County. More...

Health

Skin Health Solutions

(NAPSI)-There may be more to caring for the skin you're in than many people realize. Here, from a noted dermatologist, is an answer to a common skin care question. Q. More...

***What is RSV?***

RSV, or respiratory syncytial virus, is a virus that causes cold-like symptoms in most people, but can cause serious illness in young infants. Most infants who suffer serious complications from RSV are under 6 months old. More...

Nursing Home News

Residents at Miller Nursing Home started their week off Sunday with Sunday School on Sunday morning and members from Bellview Free Will Baptist were with us that afternoon. More...