January 6, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Mathis’ ship has come in at Emerald Lake RV Park

Emerald Lake RV Park made history last week when the largest house boat ever launched in Miller County became a permanent fixture in beautiful Emerald Lake. More...

Burglary reported

The Colquitt Police Department is investigating a burglary that was reported at 7:00 a.m., Monday, January 4, at Birdsong Peanut at Fudge buying point on US 27 North. More...

Community

News Around Us

Bainbridge - Without an observant Pack family, there’s no telling how long Cynthia Grant may have laid injured in her crashed vehicle on Saturday night.   More...

Ms. Mary celebrates 100 years

Saturday, December 12, 2009, was a very special day for one Colquitt lady.   Mrs. Mary Ann Booker Moody celebrated her 100th birthday with a celebration at the First Baptist Church. More...

LIBRARY NEWS

A new year has begun, and it is time for those New Year’s Resolutions. Make a resolution to visit your library. More...

School & Sports

MCES Discovery Class visits Landmark Park

The MCES Discovery classes recently enjoyed a field trip to Landmark Park in Dothan, Alabama.   Accompanying them on the trip, along with their instructor, Mrs. Becky LaGuardia were several parents and grandparents. More...

Two large rack deer

Thomas Cook, twoyear old son of TJ and Jennilee Cook, helps his daddy show off his bucks. The ten-pointer and sixpointer were killed on December 22, 2009, in Miller County. More...

BACKROADS AND BObTAILS

Hey, guys, wouldn’t you hate to be a male ladyfish? Or how about a boy titmouse? Even worse, you’d be a “tufted” titmouse. And wouldn’t that be just my luck? More...

Health

Nursing Home News

We have been gearing up for 2010 here at Miller Nursing Home. It is out with the old and in with the new. There are lots of different things we are going to be doing in the activities’ department.  More...

Cold brings health hazards

With temperatures falling below freezing, Southwest Georgia residents should take precautions to avoid cold-related illness, warns Southwest District Health Director Dr. Jacqueline Grant.   More...

Ed Gibson graduates from Medical College

Edward Roy Gibson was among the graduates participating in the Medical College of Georgia School of Nursing’s fall ceremony.   More...

2009 A Look Back

As the year 2010 begins, the news of 2009 is now history. To recap last year, here is summary of the articles found in the Miller County Liberal. More...

Joe Bryan Highway dedicated

A portion of State Route 45 in Early County from the Miller County line to the Calhoun County line was dedicated as the Joe Bryan Highway during a special ceremony held December 22 in the Joe Bryan Auditorium at Southwest Georgia Academy. More...

Religion

Big Announcement, Huge Expectation!’

Inspiration

Just as we expected, Christmas was absolutely wonderful at our house! Gale and I had lots of fun and joy spending time with our children and grandchildren. More...

Public Safety

POLICE DEPARTMENT REPORTs

DAILY ACTIVITY REPORTS   December 23 800D Speak with Juvenile •Disturbance, Grow St. •Traffic Stop 2x •Security Check 4x   December 24 800E Unlock Vehicle 2x •Unwanted Person •Child Unattended   More...

SHERIFF DEPARTMENT REPORTs

DAILY REPORTS   December 23 799J Loud Music, W. Sheffield Rd. •Suspicious Person/Vehicle, Hwy. 27 N. •Accident, Hwy 27 S. •Field Fire, Hwy. 91 S.   More...

Obituaries

JAMES THOMAS ROBERTS

Mr. James Thomas Roberts, age 53, of Atlanta died Sunday, December 27, 2009, at Bert Fish Medical Center in New Smyrna Beach, FL.   Funeral services were held Thursday, December 31, at Sheffield Funeral Chapel with Rev. More...

SIDNEY WALLACE DOSTER

Mr. Sidney Wallace Doster, age 66, of Sautee Nacoochee passed away Monday, December 28, 2009, at Laurel Baye Nursing Home.   A memorial service was held on Wednesday, December 30, at 3:30 p.m. More...

LUCY BERRY

Mrs. Lucy Berry, age 93, of Dothan, AL, passed away Sunday, December 27, 2009, at her residence.   Funeral services for Mrs. Berry were held Monday, January 4, 2010, at 2:00 p.m. More...

Opinion

Up The Creek Without A Paddle

An uncommon man-

The year 2009 has been a winner and loser. It's all a matter of how you look at it.   More...

Cartoon

Full Story

Dear Damon,

Mr. Damon Evans Director of Athletics University of Georgia Dear Damon,   More...