November 14, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

And the winners are

The November 6, General Election in Miller County is over. More...

MCHS ladies chosen for all-region team

The Region 1-A Fast- Pitch Softball Coaches came together on November 6 to select the 2012 All-Region Team.  It is an honor to announce that four young female athletes were chosen from Miller County.  More...

Community

Colquitt Garden Club meets

The Colquitt Garden Club held its monthly meeting Tuesday at 1:00 p.m. at the Chamber of Commerce. The meeting was opened by President Linda Atterson, and the “Collect” was read by Jane Merritt. More...

News Around Us

Bainbridge- Decatur County Sheriff’s deputies caught a suspect while investigating vehicle break-ins off State Route 97 South on Tuesday morning, according to Capt. Chip Nix of the Decatur County Sheriff’s Office.  More...

Consumer Q’s

Georgia Department of Agriculture

A: The list of Georgia farms where you can purchase your Christmas tree will be published in the November 14 issue of the Farmers and Consumers Market Bulletin. This year there are more than 80 growers listed. More...

Public Safety

COLQUITT POLICE REPORTS

DAILY ACTIVITY REPORTS   More...

MILLER COUNTY SHERIFF REPORTS

DAILY ACTIVITY  REPORTS  November 5 799G • Patrol security check, 2x • Traffic stop, 2x • Assist city  More...

Living & Style

MCHS Class of 1970 holds halfcentury + 10 Annual Birthday Bash

The Miller County High School class of 1970, held its 10th annual Birthday Bash on Saturday November 10, 2012. The bash was held at the Power Line Restaurant. We met for a time of fellowship beginning at 6:00. More...

LIBRARY NEWS

Holiday Closing   More...

A Ford Dealer's report

This is how the present welfare system works. More...

Opinion

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Up The Creek Without A Paddle

We made a choice!

Since our Lord doesn't make mistakes, have you ever wondered if it's us who do the wrongs, and make the mess we are in?  More...

Up In Smoke

As usual I’m a day late and a dollar short, I should have talked to y’all about a couple of weeks ago, but I didn’t. More...

‘It’s getting to look a lot like Christmas’ with Hometown Holidays and Colquitt Coupon Days

Ho, Ho, Ho, it's that time of the year again. As part of this year's Hometown Holidays starting Thursday afternoon, November 15, Santa will make his first visit to Colquitt. He will arrive by fire truck around 6 p.m. More...

Veteran’s Day 2012 celebrated here

The weather was nearly perfect for a Veteran's Day celebration on 11-12-12 at 11 a.m. last Monday.  A good crowd was welcomed by U.S. More...

Georgia’s First Lady visits Miller County Schools

Local and state legislators are participating in learning activities with children, touring various Pre- K programs and getting a first-hand glimpse of ways centers are supporting early learning as part of Georgia’s Pre-K Week and to celebrate More...

Religion

–––– Death –––––

A sick man turned to his doctor as he was preparing to leave the examination room and said, “Doctor, I am afraid to die. More...

It all belongs to God

Inspiration

something from someone and the borrowed item got damaged or lost—or worse—while you had it? It can be a stressful thing having to tell the owner that such an incident has occurred. More...

Hi, Lord!

Hi, Lord, it’s me. More...

School & Sports

MCHS places 2nd in 2012 1-A One Act Play Competition

The 2012 Region 1-A One Act Play Competition was completed on Thursday, October 18, at Seminole County Elementary School. More...

Warriors lose a heartbreaker

Friday night was the first round of playoff football for the SGA Warriors. The Warriors played the Gatewood Gators from Eatonton.  The Warriors took an early 14 to 0 lead from two touchdown runs by junior running back Will Warren. More...

Live a life that matters

Some day it will all come to an end – whether you are ready or not.  All our wealth, fame and power will disintegrate.  All that we own will be lost.  That which isn't lost will be passed on to those who will ultimately lose it t More...

Obituaries

MICHAEL RAY BRADFORD

Mr. Michael Ray Bradford, age 62, of Donalsonville died Wednesday, November 7, 2012, at Tallahassee Memorial Hospital.  Funeral Services were held Saturday, November 10, at 2:00 p.m. at Sheffield Funeral Chapel. Mr. More...

WILLIAM HENRY BLANCHARD

Mr. William Henry “Wild Man” Blanchard, age 65, of Bainbridge, passed away Wednesday, November 7, 2012, at Archbold Memorial Hospital.  The memorial service was held at 2:00 p.m. More...

RANDALL SMITH

Mr. Randall Smith, age 56, of Donalsonville passed away Saturday, November 3, 2012, at Archbold Medical Center.  Funeral services for Mr. Smith were held on Wednesday, November 7, at 2:00 p.m. at Oakview Church of God in Donalsonville with Rev. More...

Health

Memorial Hospital welcomes new physicians

If you have ever been frustrated because you could not get an appointment with a doctor, you will be glad to know that there are three new primary care physicians in Bainbridge who are accepting new patients. More...

November is….

In Georgia, there are approximately 250 children in need of permanent loving homes, and we need your help. More...