June 10, 2009 RSS feed / Front Page

Three injured in Hwy. 27 collision

One driver was injured in a two vehicle accident Friday, June 5, at approximately 12:20 p.m. at the intersection of U.S. Hwy. 27 and Bremond St. More...

Community

MCES students enjoy Fun Days

Miller County Elementary School students enjoyed fun days on May 6-8, 2009. The fun days were sponsored by the Miller County Elementary Parent- Teacher Organization. More...

News Around Us

Bainbridge - Public Safety has made several significant drug busts over the last five days. More...

The clock of life

The clock of life is wound but once, And no man has the power To tell just when the hands will stop At late or early hour. Now is the only time you own. Live, love, toil with a will. Place no faith in time. For the clock may soon be still. More...

School & Sports

Mu Alpha Theta Honor Society has busy first year at BC

The 2009 academic year marked many firsts for the Bainbridge College Chapter of Mu Alpha Theta (MATH), National High School and Two-Year College Mathematics Honor Society. More...

MCMS announces honor roll

Fourth Nine Weeks Honor Roll: First Grade Principal's Honor Roll Titus Butler, Wil Cook, Joy Dancer,Trey Guy, Abby Haywood, Emily McRae, Conner Pickle, Mackenzie Pickle, Madison Roland, Aden Strickland. More...

New school prayer

This kid is wise beyond his years. Written by a 15-year-old school kid in Arizona: New Pledge of Allegiance (TOTALLY AWESOME) ! More...

Obituaries

Marion Kenneth (kenn) Blankenship

Mr. Marion Kenneth "Kenn" Blankenship, age 68, of Colquitt died Monday, June 8, 2009, at his residence. Funeral services will be Wednesday, June 10, at 3:00 p.m. at Sheffield Funeral Chapel with Rev. Roy Harrison officiating. More...

SHIRLEY GOODMAN REEVES

Mrs. Shirley Goodman Reeves, age 73, of Donalsonville died Monday, May 25, 2009, at Donalsonville Hospital. Mrs. Reeves was born in Louisville, KY, on October 8, 1935, to the late Earnest and Eva Goodman. More...

HENRY DAVID KING

Mr. Henry David King, age 67, of Jakin died Thursday, June 4, 2009, at Southeast Alabama Medical Center. Mr. King was born in Donalsonville on March 1, 1942, to the late Henry Espie King and Hilda Moulton King Johnson. More...

Health

BC Students Receive LPN Pins in Traditional Ceremony

In a ceremony marked with joy, solemnity and the pride of accomplishment, 29 Bainbridge College (BC) Practical Nursing Program students received Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN) pins at the Charles H. Kirbo Regional Center on Main Campus. More...

Nursing Home News

We enjoyed a week packed with activities this past week. Sunday morning Mr. Charles Thorne gave our Sunday School lesson and members from Kimbrel's Chapel were here Sunday afternoon. Monday morning we started off with Bible study given by Ms. More...

Looking at the south end of a northbound mule

The trend for good Schools. Students were GHSWT, and GHSGT. Ever look a mule in the rear, holding onto a plow? More...

Test scores remain solid in Miller County School System

The trend for good test the beginning of the student's achievement class scored significantly United States who their peers as well. student's achievement class scored significantly United States who their peers as well. More...

Funny Money circulating

The Colquitt Police Department is investigating several counterfeit twenty dollar bills. The bills have been passed to several businesses in the community and are being checked by state and federal agencies. More...

Religion

'The Faith of A Parent'

Inspiration

(Pastor James Scarborough, Donalsonville Assembly of God) Those of us who have children know that it is no easy task to try to guide those little ones that God has entrusted us with so that they will make right choices in life. More...

Mary's Lamb got suspended, sad but true, true, true

Think carefully about what you will be reading. This is a new one for me... Mary had a little Lamb, His fleece was white as snow. And everywhere that Mary went, The Lamb was sure to go. More...

Public Safety

Law Enforcement Report

Vehicle Accident On June 7, Vista Hembree Richardson stated that the right ramp of Horace Jackson's flat bed trailer had fallen to the pavement and was being dragged on the road, causing the ramp to flip up rocks into his windshield. More...

Public Safety report

June 1 800D Disturbance, MLK Jr. St. •Verbal Argument, 4th St. •Traffic Stop x3 •Security Check x4 800S Traffic Stop x2, Crawford St. •Traffic Stop 91 S. •Unwanted Subject, N. Cuthbert St. More...

Georgians vulnerable without flood insurance

ATLANTA - There are more than 91,000 flood insurance policies in the State of Georgia, but that's not enough. More...

Living & Style

Middleton, Wells to wed

Carroll and Jan Middleton are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter, Leah Carol Middleton of Colquitt, to Bradley Jarrod Wells of Bainbridge. More...

Three of the best!

Pinocchio, Snow White, and Superman are out for a stroll in town one day. As they walked, they come across a sign: "Beauty contest for the most beautiful woman in the world." "I am entering!" said Snow White. More...

It's a girl!

Ben and Jana Clenney of Colquitt are proud to announce the birth of their baby girl, Maddie Grace Clenney. Maddie was born Tuesday, May 12, 2009, at 11:32 a.m. at Memorial Hospital and Manor in Bainbridge. More...

Opinion

Up The Creek Without A Paddle

To kill a killer-

The news of most folks this past week is that a gunman shot and killed Dr. George Tiller while serving as an usher in his Lutheran Church in Wichita, Kansas, on Sunday May 31. More...

Cartoon

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Over and Under

When asked to predict the 1973 National League pennant race, New York Yankees' legend Yogi Berra coined the now-famous phrase, "It ain't over 'til it's over." Times change. Catch phrases should, too. More...