November 9, 2011 RSS feed / 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...

Wynton Hall Appears on National TV News Program

Bainbridge College Speech Communication Professor Wynton Hall appeared on “FOX & Friends” on the national FOX News Channel during Fall Semester to assess how President Barack Obama uses his speeches to battle low approval ratings.&nbs More...

‘Love Lights a Tree’ project now underway

It is that special time of year again when we celebrate Miller County's 21st Annual American Cancer Society "LOVE LIGHTS A TREE" project in our crusade against cancer. More...

Arrest made for reckless driving and damage on the square

On November 4, 2011, Officer Charles Griffin was contacted by radio and was advised by Deputy Scott Cleveland that there had been an accident on the square in Colquitt. More...

A Veterans Day Remembrance

What does Veterans Day, Friday, November 11, 2011, mean to you? More...

Fall breeding lends to increased deer-car collisions

With an estimated 50,000 deer-car collisions annually in Georgia, the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Wildlife Resources Division advises motorists across the state to be extra cautious of increased deer and wildlife sightings this fall seas More...

Sergeant Tabb is new commander at GSP Post #12

On November 1, 2011, Sergeant W.Tracy Tabb #278 was promoted to the rank of Sergeant First Class and appointed by the Commissioner of the Department of Public Safety, Colonel Mark McDonough, as the Commanding Officer of The Thomasville State Patrol P 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...

News Around Us

Bainbridge - About midnight on Thursday, Decatur County Sheriff Deputies nailed a pecan thief red handed in the process of stealing hundreds of dollars of pecans.  Sheriff’s Investigator Brian Donalson, and CSI Captain Gale Bowder responde More...

Chapped lips tip

The old cowhand came riding into town on a hot, dry, dusty day. More...

Six boys, 13 hands

Each year I am hired to go to Washington, DC, with the eighth grade class from Clinton, WI, where I grew up, to videotape their trip. I greatly enjoy visiting our nation's capital, and each year I take some special memories back with me. More...

Chili Cook- off to spice up next Second Saturday Market Days

It's always good to be in Colquitt, especially in the fall. The long range weather forecast for Saturday, November 12, calls for a bright sunny day with a high temperature of 76 degrees. More...

Decrease in County Unemployment Rate

The preliminary unadjusted unemployment rate for Decatur County dropped to 13.4% from 13.6% in September, according to figures released today by the Georgia Department of Labor.  Decatur County employed an additional 56 people in September while More...