December 15, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Dog killing continues in county

On December 5, 2010, Sheriff Deputy Brad Cox was dispatched to 411 N. Early County Line Road, in reference to a pet dog that had been shot. Upon Officer Cox's arrival, he made contact with the complainant, Marsha Buckhaulter.   More...

Community

Miller County Retired Educators have meeting

The Miller County Retired Educators Association (MCREA) met at the Moby Dick Restaurant on Thursday, November 18, 2010. The 23 members and two visitors enjoyed the delicious noon buffet.   More...

News Around Us

Bainbridge -Recently, District Attorney Joe Mulholland explained that the laws regarding copper theft in particular have changed. More...

LIBRARY NEWS

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School & Sports

MC Basketball Highlights

The Miller County Lady Pirates went three for three games this past week as they faced some tough opponents. On Tuesday, December 7, our girls traveled to Webster County. Our Lady Pirates dominated Webster County, 81-40. More...

Seminole Ramlins

It is a wonder how many good things can happen to Miss Joyce and myself these days. More...

Top 10 Predictions for 2011

submitted by Glenda Bailey   1. The Bible will still have all the answers.   2. Prayer will still be the most powerful thing on Earth.   3. The Holy Spirit will still move.   4. More...

Obituaries

RONNIE HOLLEY

Ronnie Joe Holley, age 59, of Blakely died Wednesday, November 24, 2010, at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital in Albany.   Mr. Holley was born April 23, 1951, in Donalsonville to Robbie Adams Holley and the late Jessie Holley of Donalsonville. More...

Margaret B. Sullivan

Mrs. Margaret B. Sullivan, age 99, of Bainbridge died Friday, December 10, 2010, at Memorial Hospital and Manor in Bainbridge. Funeral services were held Sunday, December 12, at 2:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Bainbridge with the Rev. More...

RALPH CULL

Mr. Ralph Cull, age 61, of Newton passed away December 8, 2010, at his residence.   Funeral services were held Tuesday, December 14, at 2 p.m. at the Mt. Olive Baptist Church. Interment followed in the church cemetery. More...

Holidays

A Real Country Christmas

submitted by Lindy L   Pa never had much compassion for the lazy or those who squandered their means and then never had enough for the necessities. But for those who were genuinely in need, his heart was as big as all outdoors. More...

FROM SANTA’S INBOX

LETTERS TO SANTA from GOOD GIRLS & BOYS

Dear Santa,   I’ve been a good boy this year. All I want for Christmas is a police car, a football, remote control car, and a motorcycle and lots and lots of surprises.   Amarion Groomes   Dear Santa,   More...

The Small White Envelope

By Nancy Gavin   It’s just a small, white envelope stuck among the branches of our Christmas tree. No name, no identification, no inscription. It has peeked through the branches of our tree for the past 10 years or so.   More...

Duty, Honor, American Tour here

The call came in Tuesday evening, December 7, from a friend at Moby Dick saying, “Mr. More...

Colquitt church burglarized

Things are getting tough all over, but when it gets so bad that someone is stealing from the church, it is bad, bad.   A burglary was reported at Colquitt Free Will Baptist Church at 319 East Grow Street on Thursday, December 9. More...

Last regular commission meeting this year

The last regular Miller County Commission (BOC) meeting was held, December 13, 2010, starting at 6:00 p.m. at the BOC annex.   A farewell reception was given to outgoing Chairperson Barbie Womble prior to the meeting. More...

Religion

‘What a Plan’

Inspiration

“It’s The Thought That Counts”   (Pastor James Scarborough, Donalsonville Assembly of God)   I expect most of us are giving a good bit of thought to gift buying by now as we rapidly approach Christmas. More...

Public Safety

POLICE DEPARTMENT REPORTS

DAILY ACTIVITY REPORTS December 7 800C Cows out 3x, 310 N., • Traffic stop • Speak with officer, police department • Assist EMS, jail 800E Assist motorist More...

SHERIFF DEPARTMENT REPORTS

INCIDENT REPORTS Vehicle Accident On December 8, 2010, Tina Marie Shelley, of Colquitt, driving a 2007 Kia Spectra, was traveling north on Hwy. 45 South when the vehicle struck a dog in the roadway. More...

MILLER-BAKER E 9-1-1 CALLS

December 6 Jessie St. at Perry, CPD, animal complaint; Hwy. 91 SW, NPD, theft; Hwy. 91, BSO, serve paper; Hwy. 216, BSO, livestock/ carcass in roadway; Hwy. More...

Living & Style

‘Morning Glory’ review

"Morning Glory" follows the aspiring career pursuits of Becky Fuller (played by Rachel McAdams), a hyper-active, ambitious young news show producer, who finds herself suddenly fired without cause from her current position at a New Jersey station.&nb More...

Grandparents learn from the young

1. She was in the bathroom, putting on her makeup, under the watchful eyes of her young granddaughter, as she'd done many times before. More...

Opinion

Up The Creek Without A Paddle

You are looking at an historic edition

You are now looking at an historic edition of the Miller County Liberal, if you have the print edition or our web edition. More...

Cartoon

Full Story

Ignorance isn’t always bliss

Just when you thought things couldn’t get worse, up pops another overseas ogre who may be a greater threat to this country than the United States Congress.   And it’s not Osama’s evil cousin, Buster bin Laden. More...