February 27, 2008 RSS feed / 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...

City seeks revitalization

The City of Colquitt is applying to the Georgia Department of Community Affairs to designate an area of the City as a Revitalization Area. The area currently has a number of vacant, dilapidated houses and much overgrowth. More...

Rentz Irrigation earns award

VALLEY, Neb. - Valmont Irrigation recently announced that Rentz Irrigation, Inc. More...

Do Not Call List Now Permanent, No Need to Renew Your Listing

ATLANTA, February 23, 2008- You no longer have to renew your Do Not Call listing on the Federal Do Not Call Registry, thanks to federal legislation signed into law last week. President George W. More...

Irish Burial at Sea...

Mick and Paddy had promised their uncle Seamus, who had been a seafaring gent all his life, to bury him at sea when he died. Of course, in due time, he did pass away, and the boys kept their promise. More...

A classic obit

Hey, y'all. My old high school friend Danny Mercer sent me this forwarded obit from the Montgomery Advertiser. Where else but the South? Lord, love us! Bob K If you want to check this for yourself go to www.montgomeryadvertiser. com on Feb. More...

News Around Us

Blountstown - A motorcycle accident in Ocheesee claimed the life of a Blountstown man Saturday. Michael D. Sulewski, 62, was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash. More...

Little Johnny

A new teacher was trying to make use of her psychology courses. She started her class by saying, "Everyone who thinks they're stupid, stand up!" After a few seconds, Little Johnny stood up. 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...

Where did we go wrong?

Chief 'Two Eagles' was asked by a white government official, "You have observed the white man for 90 years. You've seen his wars and his technological advances. You've seen his progress, and the damage he's done. More...

Miller County retired educators meet

The Miller County Retired Educators Association met at 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 21, 2008, at Helen's Pirates Cove Restaurant with 17 members and one visitor present. Member Harry Davis gave the invocation before the meal. More...

Proudly They Serve

Army National Guard Pvt. Jessica C. Handsford has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. More...

GBI and GDOT arrest GDOT employee in credit card theft ring

ATLANTA - The Georgia Bureau of Investigation and the Georgia Department of Transportation arrested multiple defendants that included a Georgia DOT employee charged with identity theft and other fraudulent activities. More...

Redneck fishstory

A redneck was stopped by a game warden in Central Mississippi recently with two ice chests full of water with 10 nice fish swimming around in them. He was leavin' a cove well-known for its fishing. More...

Picture of the Past

Last week's picture of the past was Dr. Joe Grimsley. Those guessing correctly were Dot Newberry, Eloise George, Haward Kirkland, Bill Bryan, Happy Hour Crew, Dianne Johnson, and Jerry Thornton. More...

Wrong place - - - right time

Gotta love the humor God has sometimes!!!! This is really beautiful...God is not sleeping. Consumed by my loss, I didn't notice the hardness of the pew where I sat. I was at the funeral of my dearest friend -- my mother. More...