December 28, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

USPS delays closings, maybe

Washington, DC-Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night stays these couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds is the U.S.P.S. motto that might have to be change in the near future.  More...

Community

Men of Action gives to community

“Christmas is love in action. Every time we love, every time we give, it’s Christmas.” --Dale Evans  This was the second year that the Men of Action have given back to different communities.  More...

LIBRARY NEWS

First Tuesday Book Club   More...

Georgia’s Highway Fatalities Decline For Fifth Consecutive Year

ATLANTA – For the fifth consecutive year, fatalities on Georgia highways dropped substantially last year, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and the State Department of Transportation. More...

Obituaries

ANGELIA D. HENRY GRAHAM

Angelia D. Henry Graham, age 50, died Monday, December 19, 2011.  Funeral services were held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 22, 2011 at Free Point Church of God with entombment following in Magnolia Park Mausoleum.  More...

RITA HENSHAW

Rita Widner Henshaw of Albany died Monday, December 26, 2011 at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital in Albany.  Funeral services are incomplete at this time.   More...

GEORGIA LANE RICH

Mrs. Georgia Lane Rich, 90, of Climax passed away Saturday, December 17, 2011 at Memorial Manor Nursing Home.  Funeral services were held at 11: 00 a. m. on Monday, December 19, 2011 at Ivey Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. More...

One last look back at 2011

As the year 2012 begins, the news of 2011 is now history. More...

Woman injured i n roll-over

Kenyetta Michelle Johnson, 25, of 912 N. Sims St., Bainbridge escaped what could have been serious injuries Thursday, December 22, in a one vehicle crash.  According to the traffic crash report, Ms. More...

Pickle named new agent for State Farm

State Farm Agent Michelle Pickle is looking forward to opening her office in the city of Blakely after the retirement of Agent Stanley Houston. More...

Religion

‘A Tiny Gift’

Inspiration

I probably have not been the best of shopping partners with my wife during this Christmas season. As usual, we allowed time to slip up on us resulting in us doing the majority of our gift buying in the last ten days before the big celebration.  More...

If You Can’t Resolve ‘Em, Perfect Last Year’s Mistakes

An old year is fading and a new year is upon us again. Each year I go kicking and screaming into the New Year, and not because I am against change. My pants pocket is full of change.  More...

Seeds of the sower

An old lady attended an exhibition of modern art. More...

School & Sports

BACKROADS AND BOBTAILS

From One Wierd Child to Another

I don’t hunt ducks much anymore. Call me lazy, old, or just plain tired of missing those easy shots I once made with semiregularity. Whatever the reason, I don’t do a lot of waterfowling these days.  More...

Three retire from Bainbridge College

Donnie Fordham, a 31- year veteran of the Bainbridge College faculty, as well as John and Marcia McRae, were recognized Monday, Dec. 19, 2011, during a reception in honor of their retirements.  More...

Beta Club News

The Senior Beta Club had a productive meeting this past week.  More...

Opinion

Cartoon

Full Story

Up The Creek Without A Paddle

Enjoy your work-

This is not my very favorite time of the year. More...

Santa played a saxophone

Another great Christmas is in the memory book. And with it, my favorite reminder that it truly is better to give than receive.  More...