June 25, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Daniel Allen is national archery champion again

Daniel Allen, a member of Southern Eagles Archery, the premier archery club of Georgia Southern University, was awarded the 2013-2014 National   More...

Community

A very special place, and person

Friday, June 20, 2014, was a very special day and a sad day at the Miller County Senior Center on Pine Street. More...

News Around Us

Bainbridge - A man driving a pickup truck drove through the front window of Headquarters Hair Salon on Scott Street around 2 p.m. Friday.  Four workers and seven customers occupied the store at the time. Nobody was injured in the accident.  More...

Quotes of note

“We do need to put in place legislation that helps prevent these deranged, these weird, these evil people who carry out such savage acts of violence. More...

School & Sports

Little league sports

At one point during a game, the coach called one of his 9-year-old baseball players aside and asked, “Do you understand what cooperation is? What a team is?” The little boy nodded in the affirmative. More...

Money Tips for Students, June 2014

Protect yourself against identity theft  Students under age 18 are often targeted for identity theft because they frequently have no reason to check their credit scores. Here are several ways to protect yourself, according to KHEAA.  More...

Spence’s tenure marks several milestones

When Bainbridge State College Early County Center’s Renee Spence earned tenure recently, it was not only a milestone for her, but for the entire presence of higher education in Early County.  More...

Obituaries

DAVID EUGENE REGAN

Mr. David Eugene Regan, age 62, of Donalsonville passed away Tuesday evening, June 17, 2014, at his residence.  Funeral services were held on Saturday, June 21, 2014, at 2:00 p.m. More...

Opinion

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Up The Creek Without A Paddle

From Slop Jars to Bathrooms

At times, you just come up without anything to write, but we learn from history, especially our own.  Now I love history, especially local history, and if you've got some old newspapers, or old anything, you will find that the history back then More...

"Shifty"- a real American hero

submitted by Bill Tabb   More...

Bevis Flooring & Antiques hold grand opening and ribbon cutting

A large crowd was on hand Friday, June 20, for the grand opening and ribbon cutting of Bevis Flooring and Antiques.  President of the Colquitt/ Miller Chamber of Commerce, Veryl Garland Cockey, welcomed everyone to the grand opening and ribbon More...

Fabulous Fourth of July on the Third

At times like these, the folks in this area are, as always, getting ready to celebrate the birthday of our nation.  As usual, the Fabulous Fourth of July will be celebrated on a day early in beautiful Spring Creek Park.  As usual, the Colqu More...

Religion

God is Perfect in Every Detail

Inspiration

When I called one of the church ladies to ask her to remind her husband of our upcoming men’s supper, she sounded a bit puzzled when I told her it would be on the Friday evening before Father’s Day. More...

Pastor's Viewpoint

Pastor's Viewpoint is written by Buddy Whatley (cbwhatley@hotmail.com), a retired United Methodist pastor living in Lakemont and Ochlocknee, Georgia. More...

What happens in Heaven when we pray?

I dreamt that I went to Heaven, and an angel was showing me around. We walked side-by-side inside a large workroom filled with angels. My angel guide stopped in front of the first section and said, "This is the Receiving Section. More...

Public Safety

COLQUITT POLICE REPORTS

DAILY ACTIVITY REPORTS June 13 More...

SHERIFF REPORTS

DAILY ACTIVITY REPORTS June 16 799G Responded to Call, Hwy. 91 S. •Responded to Call, Georgia Forestry •Security Check •Patrol 799I Patrol •Security Checks •Unlock Vehicle •Phone Call More...

Living & Style

Crankfield, Ross to speak vows

Steven and Vevelon Crankfield of Colquitt are proud to announce the engagement and forthcoming wedding of their daughter, Katrina Venecia Crankfield to Garrett Leon Ross, also of Colquitt.  The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. More...

Welcome, Colton!

Colton Brian Chambless was welcomed into the world on March 24, 2014. He weighed six pounds, four ounces and was 19 3/4 inches long.  His proud parents are Brian and Emily Brown Chambless. More...

Library News

Fourth of July – Library Closure   More...