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Grant signs with Chicago Bears

The Chicago Bears signed veteran defensive end Charles Grant to a oneyear contract on Tuesday, and they released Mark Anderson in a corresponding move to make room on the roster.   More...

Community

Ameris Bank Announces ‘Helping Fight Hunger’ Initiative

In recognition of Hunger Awareness Month, Ameris Bank announces its “Helping Fight Hunger” initiative for October 1 – 30, 2010. More...

Victoria Newberry crowned Miss Seminole County 2010

On September 18, the Miss Seminole County Scholarship Pageant was held at the Seminole County Elementary School Auditorium. A total of 30 contestants competed in seven age division. More...

LIBRARY NEWS

Toddler Time   More...

School & Sports

Pirates lose to Eagles, 32-12

The Mitchell County Eagles flew into Colquitt and sunk a powerful ship completely down with a 32 -12 win over the Miller County Pirates. More...

Seminole Ramlins

Points to remember; the private sector versus the governmint, the formala for making Coca-Cola is still a secret locked in their vaults in Atlanta for over 100 years. More...

Thompson kills snake on farm

Jack Thompson killed this snake on his farm about 30 miles from Albany recently.   He had let a young guy who works with him go fishing at his pond and had ridden down with his wife to see if he was catching anything.   More...

Entertainment

‘The Social Network’ review

“The Social Network,” deemed by many audiences and critics alike as simply “the Facebook movie,” takes a psychologically insightful look at Facebook CEO and creator Mark Zuckerberg’s (wonderfully portrayed by relative n More...

Opinion

Up The Creek Without A Paddle

Change! A promise kept!

It's just a few more days until election time. Let us see about some of the changes that have taken place since the Democrats took over the U.S. Congress back on January 3, 2007. Unemployment was 6% or less.   Only the U.S. More...

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Company’s coming

The United Nations has finally found a task it might actually be able to perform. Mostly because it doesn’t involve dealing with human beings.   It’s about time. More...

Little Miss Colquitt to compete in National Peanut Festival Pageant

Haley Whitaker, the reigning Little Miss Colquitt, will represent her hometown in the Little Miss National Peanut Festival Pageant on Saturday, October 16. More...

Ragan named to Georgia Ag Hall of Fame

Gene Ragan, a true pioneer in southern agricultural media, was inducted into the Georgia Agricultural Hall of Fame during a ceremony in Athens, Ga., Sept. 17. More...

MCHS homecoming court chosen

Students in grades nine through 12 at Miller County High School recently voted and selected homecoming representatives for the 2010-2011 homecoming court.   Representing the ninth grade are Shaneika King and Kelley Whitaker. More...

Religion

What an Awesome and Orderly God

God's accuracy may be observed in the hatching of eggs. More...

Prayer can have power

Someone has said that if Christians really understood the full extent of the power we have available through prayer we might be speechless.   More...

Public Safety

POLICE DEpARTMENT REpORTS

DAILY ACTIVITY REPORTS   October 5 800L Unruly child 2x • Speak with an officer   October 6 800L Dog case • Assisted motorist • Loud music   Incident Report   More...

SHERIFF DEpARTMENT REpORTS

October 4 799F School zone • Security checks • Civil papers served • Juvenile Court • Transport three juveniles, R.Y.D.C., Blakely   799R Transport to Juvenile court, Blakely R.Y.D.C. More...

Pilot crashes into buildings

Brace yourself before looking at the image on page 13. It is a mess, literally.   A pilot at low level has no control over his aircraft. It narrowly misses a crowd gathered for the air show and slams into four buildings. More...

Living & Style

It’s a boy!

Phillip Cook and Brittany Hoskins proudly announce the birth of their son, Kayden Michael Louis Cook. He was born August 11, 2010, at 6:26 p.m. at Donalsonville Women and Children’s Center. More...

40th Braswell reunion held

The Braswell Reunion was held Sunday, September 26, 2010, at the American Legion Hall in Colquitt.   A beautiful, inviting delicious meal was served at the noon hour. More...

Fifty-five years of wedded bliss to be celebrated since 1955

Perry and Betty Cross will celebrate their 55th wedding anniversary Monday, October 18, 2010.   They were united in marriage by Reverend Carlton Anderson at Colquitt United Methodist Church on October 18, 1955.   More...

Obituaries

Angelyn Grace Phillips

Ms. Angelyn Grace Phillips, age 92, of Colquitt died Thursday, October 7, 2010, at Miller County Hospital. Funeral services were held Saturday, October 9, at Sheffield Funeral Chapel at 3:00 p.m. with Rev. Walter Daniels officiating. More...

BILLIE ELOISE MOULTON

Mrs. Billie Eloise Moulton, age 78, of Jakin passed away Friday, October 1, 2010, at Southeast Alabama Medical Center. Funeral services were held on Sunday, October 10, at 3:30 p.m. More...

COY MOULTON

Mr. Coy Moulton of Jakin passed away Monday morning, October 11, 2010, at Southeast Alabama Medical Center in Dothan, AL.   Funeral services will be held Wednesday, October 13, at 3:00 p.m. More...