May 21, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

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Lacie McFay competes in World Barrel Race in Texas

Lacie Bond McFay traveled to Marshall, Texas, on May 7 to compete in the Martha Josey Jr. World Barrel Race. Each year, this barrel race draws approximately 450 of the best youth barrel racers under the age of 20 from around the country. More...

News Around Us

Bainbridge -A single car accident in Attapulgus left one victim dead and sent another victim to the hospital with injuries Monday sometime after 2:30 p.m.  Georgia State Troopers say a couple was traveling south on North Griffin Avenue when the More...

Texas girl with a plan that makes sense

"If you can't fix it with a hammer, you've got an electrical problem"  This was written by a 21-year-old female who gets it. More...

Living & Style

Conoly, Cook speak wedding vows

Kayla Cook, daughter of Stanley and Carol Cook of Colquitt, and Micah Conoly, son of Mike and Lisa Conoly of Donalsonville and Ernie and Genta Grow of Blakely, were married on Saturday, April 5, 2014, at a private ceremony in Donalsonville.  More...

Miller Nursing Home News

Each year residents and staff celebrate National Nursing Home Week, during the second week of May. More...

Colquitt Garden Club meets

On May 13, 2014, The Colquitt Garden Club met at Karen and Owen Tabb’s pond house,  More...

Obituaries

MILES E. DENNIS

Mr. Miles E. Dennis, age 86, of Colquitt, passed away Saturday, May 17, 2014, at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital in Albany.  More...

LOUVENIA HOLT WIDNER

Mrs. Louvenia Holt Widner, age 87, of Colquitt died Saturday, May 17, 2014, at her residence.  More...

DOUGLAS FRANKLIN RICHARDSON

Mr. Douglas ( Doug) Franklin Richardson, age 78, of Colquitt died Monday, May 19, 2014, at his residence.  Mr. Richardson was born November 24, 1935, in Colquitt to the late John W. Richardson and Hazel Ruth Holt. More...

Chris Wells Day in Colquitt

It was a very special day as Tuesday, May 13, 2014, was proclaimed Chris Wells Day in front of the Miller County Courthouse in Colquitt.  The following proclamation was read by the mayor before the family of Commander Chris Wells and many friend More...

Largest Edition of Liberal Ever Published

This is the largest edition of the Miller County Liberal ever published in the past 117 years since Grandma Zula Brown Cook Toole published the first edition in 1897.  More...

Religion

Powerful Potential

Inspiration

In early spring Jaleah brought a little cabbage plant home from school. It was a fine and healthy looking plant at the time, but after a few days of neglect it deteriorated terribly. More...

Public Safety

COLQUITT POLICE REPORTS

DAILY ACTIVITY REPORTS   May 9  800C Escort •911 Hang-up, Main St. •Street Dance  800F School Detail •Domestic, Second St. •Road Hazard, Fourth St.  More...

SHERIFF REPORTS

DAILY ACTIVITY REPORTS   May 12th  More...

School & Sports

FFA Hosts Kindergartners in Farm Day

The Miller County FFA Chapter hosted its first Farm Day on May 6, 2014. This event took place at the high school agriculture department. More...

MCS FFA NEWS

The Miller County FFA Chapter is pleased to announce Gretchen Rigsby as FFA Member of the Week. Gretchen is the daughter of Dale and Lisa Rigsby of Newton. She is a ninth grader at Miller County High School. More...

News from Crooked Oak Golf Course

The Crooked Oak Club Championship will be held May 31 and June 1. If you are up for challenging yourself to see how low you can go, sign up today. The golf course will be open for guest play all weekend long.  More...

Opinion

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Up The Creek Without A Paddle

Do what's right if you do offend "anyone"!

Back in the 1976 when I took over the running of the Miller County Liberal, or the Liberal took over running me, I needed lots of guidance. More...

Talk to the Mayor

I’m sure you’ve noticed the work going on at the old movie theater. It’s a renovation project being funded by a grant secured by the Colquitt Downtown Development Authority. More...