April 20, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Johnna Cannon retires after 30+ years of service

After 30+ years of service at the Miller County Department of Family & Children Services, Mrs. Johnna Cannon retired on March 31, 2011. More...

Community

Class of 1954 holds 57th reunion

The Miller County High School Class of 1954 held its 57th class reunion Saturday, April 16, 2011, at the American Legion Hall. A great time of fellowship, hugging, and reminiscing was enjoyed before the dinner was served.   More...

Baker County Sheriff and K- 9 work to keep a promise

Baker County Sheriff Dana Meade made a promise to the citizens of Baker County when he went into office. Sheriff Meade’s promise was to do all he could to fight the illegal drug trade in Baker County. More...

Georgia jobs increase in March

ATLANTA – State Labor Commissioner Mark Butler says Georgia’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate declined to 10.0 percent in March, down two- tenths of a percentage point, from a revised 10.2 percent in February. More...

Living & Style

Garden Club beautifies school

The Colquitt Garden Club believes in helping beautify our town.  This group of ladies meet once a month for their luncheon meeting. More...

Nursing Home News

Things are going well around Miller Nursing Home. We are back to our regular activities and have been enjoying the spring weather.  More...

LIBRARY NEWS

Create Your Own Story at Your Library  More...

Miller County Schools Update

There is currently a great deal of concern regarding recent events that have transpired within the Miller County School System. More...

Two injured in roll-over accident

Two people were injured in a one vehicle accident that occurred on Tuesday, April 5, at noon on SR 91 north of Colquitt. More...

Susan Grimsley Taylor Honored

Susan Grimsley Taylor retired as manager of the James W. Merritt, Jr., Memorial Miller County Library on March 31, 2011.  Susan began working at the library in January of 1987 and became branch manager in March of 1990.  More...

Religion

‘Use what you have’

Inspiration

I have been a gardener for more than three decades. Over the years I have tried a lot of things — different varieties of vegetable seeds and various cultivation methods. More...

Tips for a better life

1. Take a 10-30 minute walk every day. And while you walk, smile. It is the ultimate anti-depressant.  2. Sit in silence for at least 10 minutes each day. Buy a lock if you have to.  3. More...

An Easter Story - God's Grace

There once was a man named George Thomas, pastor in a small New England town.  One Easter Sunday morning he came to the church carrying a rusty, bent, old bird cage, and set it by the pulpit. More...

School & Sports

SGA takes top honors at Bainbridge College

Southwest Georgia Academy seniors Marlena Collins and Heather Grebel recently took top honors at Bainbridge College’s 25th Annual Essay Contest for High School Seniors.  Heather won first place and was awarded $150 for her essay on the eff More...

Seminole Ramlins

Palm Sunday Massacre info we’re getting Big took place over Sow Bass has gone on the Mederainian Sea the beds in many places. in 1943 when Allied Strange things happen.  More...

MCES News

Miller County Elementary School students are ready for the CRCT! Their teachers have worked hard to prepare them for the test. The CRCT will begin on April 19. More...

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Up The Creek Without A Paddle

Colquitt, a great place to be-

It was a near perfect weekend. What started out to be another storm weekend really turned out to be perfect for anyone who wanted to be outside.  The crowd might have been off a bit for Friday evening. More...

Under the Gold Dome

The Georgia General Assembly closed this year's session Thursday night as the clock struck midnight. More...