November 9, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Dowdy, Whittaker, & Cobb, LLC. officially Colquitt’s newest business

A large crowd of business people, relatives, friends and associates came out to welcome the newest Colquitt business, Dowdy, Whittaker, & Cobb, LLC.  The grand opening of the new Colquitt accounting firm was held at 610 C East Crawford Stree More...

Community

MCHS Class of 1966 holds 45th Reunion

On Saturday, October 29, 2011, members of the Class of 1966 gathered at Emerald Lake Restaurant for an evening of Fellowship, fun and food. Hors d’oeuvres were served at 6:00 p.m. to start the night. More...

Nursing Home News

Another full week has come and gone. We have had a week full of activities at the nursing home. Residents are enjoying our new “Fit and Fun” program. More...

Obama's economic plan

When Barack Obama was a teenager in Hawaii, he came up with an idea to make extra money. More...

School & Sports

Band Notes

This past Friday night was a very special night for several of the Miller County band members, athletes, and cheerleaders. It was Senior Night, and before the game, all of the seniors from those groups were recognized for their contributions.  More...

MCHS seniors recognized at Friday night’s game

The Miller County High School administration and faculty welcomed everyone to the ceremony recognizing our 2011 senior football players, cheerleaders, and band members. More...

SCHOOL MENUS

All menus are subject to change!

NOVEMBER 9 - WEDNESDAY Breakfast - Breakfast Pizza, Fruit Lunch - Mexican Rice/Roll, Butter Peas, Salsa, Garden Salad, Chick Filet/Bun, Sweet Potato Fries, Lettuce & Tomato, Fruit,  More...

Obituaries

D’ANDRE MORGAN

D’Andre Morgan, 14 years of age, of Albany, died Saturday, November 5, 2011.  Funeral services are incomplete at this time but will be announced by Merritt Funeral Home.   More...

GUY CHRISTOPHER COOK

Guy Christopher Cook, 50, of Bainbridge, passed away Sunday, November 6, 2011.  The funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 9, 2011, at Cooks Union United Methodist Church with Pastor Steve Poppell officiating. More...

Gas prices dropping?

What a difference less than 20 miles makes. These two photos were taken Monday evening.  Consumers will change stations for one cent. They will certainly change towns for 21¢ per gallon difference.  Competition helps!   More...

Pirates Wallop Knights, 46-22

It was a good night for high school football as the Royal Knights of Stewart County rolled into Colquitt last Friday night. Seniorfootball players represented our Pirates as captains beginning with T.T. More...

Religion

‘The Joy of Serving’

Inspiration

The unexpected is not uncommon in my life, although I must admit that not all of the unexpected experiences that come my way are pleasant. To learn of unexpected sickness, death or other hardships that someone is facing can be painful. More...

Pastor's Viewpoint

Pastor’s Viewpoint is written by Buddy Whatley (cbwhatley@hotmail.com), a retired United Methodist pastor living in Lakemont and Ochlocknee, Georgia. More...

Public Safety

COLQUITT POLICE REPORTS

INCIDENT REPORTS   Probation Violation  More...

COLQUITT SHERIFF REPORTS

DAILY ACTIVITY REPORTS   More...

Living & Style

Zachary 'Myles' Golden arrives

Zachary "Myles" Golden was born Wednesday, September 28, 2011, at Memorial Hospital and Manor in Bainbridge at 8:04 p.m. More...

'The Ides of March' Review

“The Ides of March,” a cynical yet stingingly poignant expose’ of the prevalent crookedness in the political world, centers around Mike Morris (George Clooney), a Democratic governor hoping to take his political aspirations to the n More...

King, Tinney complete plans

Plans have been completed for the wedding of Jessica Mollie King and Timothy Daniel Tinney.  The couple will be married Friday, November 11, 2011, in a small family ceremony at Colquitt United Methodist Church.  After the ceremony, all frie More...

Opinion

Cartoon

Full Story

Up The Creek Without A Paddle

It's cutting time-

After six months of healing from the last time I went to see my cancer doctor, it was Wednesday, and time for him to "look" at me again.  It was Tammy's time to go for her chemo treatment in Tallahassee, and since Dr. More...

Tat-tered dreams

Everybody in the world has an opinion about where the U.S. is headed. But if you want to know the current state of the union, it’s easy. Just check out what the kids want for Christmas.  Times have definitely changed.  More...