November 20, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Gas prices vary––––

Gas prices seem to be dropping a bit for the holidays.  Many stations continued to raise the prices as the traffic will bear. Statewide, the lowest price reported was $2.88 in Ringold, GA. More...

Community

Bainbridge State College student earns full-tuition scholarship––

Bainbridge State College student Christopher Gabenski of Cairo recently received a full scholarship from the Wine and Spirits Wholesalers of Georgia Foundation.  Gabenski is majoring in nursing at Bainbridge State. More...

News Around Us

Bainbridge - Tami Delores Barineau was arrested Tuesday afternoon on the charge of theft by taking (fiduciary) for the theft of more than $40,000 in cash and checks from the Decatur County Tax Commissioner’s Office.  More...

Colquitt Sewing Factory Reunion

This is the day the Lord hath made, I will rejoice and be exceedingly glad in it; (Psalms 118:24). More...

Living & Style

The Case of the Missing Turkey Leg

The excitement about Thanksgiving was really building that year. Grandma arrived early with a homemade pecan pie in one hand and a pound cake in the other. Dad was poking around in a cabinet, searching for his electric carving knife.  More...

Let's go to the Movies

‘The Best Man Holiday’

Previously, in 1999’s “The Best Man”…  More...

What every holiday cook needs to know

(StatePoint) There’s one simple step every home chef needs to take this season to save time, money, stay safe and make the task of cooking holiday meals more enjoyable. More...

Obituaries

ANDREW ELLIS COX

Andrew Ellis Cox, age 11, of Damascus passed away Sunday, November 17, 2013, at Tallahassee Memorial Hospital.  Funeral services will be Wednesday, November 20, at 3:00 p.m. at Colquitt FreeWill Baptist Church with Rev. More...

THOMAS JACKSON GAY

Mr. Thomas Jackson Gay, age 91, of Colquitt passed away on Saturday, November 16, 2013, at Miller Nursing Home.  Graveside services were held Tuesday, November 19, at 11:00 a.m. at Colquitt City Cemetery with Nathan Wiggins and Rev. More...

MRS. CLEO MOCK

Mrs. Cleo Mock, age 84 of Colquitt died Tuesday morning, November 19, 2013 at her residence. Funeral arrangements will be made by Colquitt Funeral Home and will be available on the Miller County Liberal website as soon as they are available. More...

Decatur Co. man injured in motorcycle accident

On Wednesday, November 6, 2013, at 2:01 p.m. a one vehicle accident with injuries was reported to E911. They dispatched Miller County EMS, Colquitt/Miller Fire and Rescue, Miller Co. More...

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, Santa will be making his first visit to Colquitt. He will arrive by fire truck around 2 p.m. to hear the wishes of the young and old.  More...

Religion

Don’t Lose Heart!

Inspiration

Gale and I are facing something that we will soon have to deal with that neither of us are really excited about: buying another car. Car shopping is probably enjoyable to some, but for us it is more of chore than an adventure. More...

Public Safety

COLQUITT POLICE REPORTS

DAILY ACTIVITY REPORTS   November 11  800F School Detail •Extra Patrol, Crawford St. •Damage to Vehicle •Speak with Subject, Bremond St.  800L Escort •Unlock Vehicle •Security Patrol  More...

Two vehicle accident on Highway 91

At 12:40 p.m. on Tuesday, November 12, 2013, the Georgia State Patrol were dispatched to Highway 91 in reference to a vehicle accident.  More...

School & Sports

Miller County FFA Participates in Albany Fair Events–––

Miller County FFA member Hudson Graham recently competed in the Area 5 FFA Agricultural Tractor & Machinery Operations & Maintenance Career Development Event. More...

FFA Member of the Week

The Miller County FFA Chapter is pleased to announce Anna Beth Cloninger as FFA Member of the Week. Anna Beth is the daughter of Bryan and Karla Cloninger of Colquitt and a senior at Miller County High School. More...

Bailey receives GED diploma––

Carole Leigh Bailey has completed the requirements for receiving a GED diploma and will be eligible to participate in the graduation ceremony held at Bainbridge State College. Graduates also receive a $500 voucher for tuition at any Georgia College. More...

Opinion

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Up The Creek Without A Paddle

In everything, give thanks-

If you really want to see what someone is made of, let something happen to their folks.  Ever so often, as with most every family, something will happen to one or more of their bunch. More...

Canadian's Version of David Letterman's Top 10 (UNCLASSIFIED)

Some second thoughts are too late for some

And people wonder why most of the world think we are crazy..  This is Canada's Top Ten List of America's stupidity. Of course we look like idiots because we are.  10) Only in America ... More...