September 3, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Community

News Around Us

Bainbridge - Tuesday, August 19, Bainbridge Public Safety arrested Steven Gregory Rentz, 48, after a two-week investigation into Rentz obtaining controlled substances through fraudulent means and distributing them.  More...

Manor resident celebrates over a century

On Monday, March 3, 2014, Seminole Manor Nursing Home celebrated Mrs. Irene Skipper Harris’ 101st birthday. Her family and close friends were in attendance for this celebration.  More...

Library News

September is.... National Library Card Sign-up Month!   More...

Public Safety

POLICE REPORTS

DAILY ACTIVITY REPORTS   August 20  800C Escort •Alarm, Crawford St. •School Detail •Assist Vehicle, 91 & 27  August 25  More...

SHERIFF REPORTS

DAILY ACTIVITY REPORTS   August 20  799G Tack & Mail, 27 South • Responded to Call, Davistown Rd. • Suspicious Vehicle, Floyd Rd. •Served Papers x2, Brinson Rd. •Security Checks •Patrol  More...

One vehicle accident

On August 25, 2014, an accident occurred when Bryan Cannon Kearns was traveling south on GA 1 in his 1996 Lincoln Town Car. More...

Living & Style

Let's go to the Movies

'If I Stay'

“If I Stay” is a pretty depressing teen romance about a young couple who love, lose, and one of them might die. It’s based on one of those “YA” (Young Adult) books that are so hot as film projects right now.  More...

Brannon, Pickle to speak wedding vows

Ronald and Isabelle Brannon of Valdosta are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Cassandra Nicol Brannon, to Rhett Allan Pickle, son of Eugenia Pickle and the late Lynwood Pickle of Adel.  The wedding is planned for October 4, 2 More...

How do you decide who to marry?

1. HOW DO YOU DECIDE WHO TO MARRY? (written by kids)  -You got to find somebody who likes the same stuff. More...

Opinion

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Up The Creek Without A Paddle

Just my opinion, you have yours-

Well, I found out that some of our subscribers read my columns, sometimes.  More...

Tale of two funerals

By all accounts, Harold was a bright child. He grew up in America. More...

Miss Georgia heads to Atlantic City

To compete in Miss America Pageant

Maggie Bridges, Miss Georgia 2014, of Brinson, left Monday, September 1, for Atlantic City, New Jersey, to compete in the Miss America Pageant.  Maggie will compete with 52 other state delegates, including Miss District of Columbia, Miss Virgin More...

Dove season opens Saturday

September is here. Do you know where you will be on opening day of dove season and who is headed out with you? More...

Religion

‘Fleeing Is Sometimes the Best Option’

Inspiration

There is no need for me to deny that I have many flaws and things with which I struggle. One of those is remembering names. People are important to me, and I remember details about them, but putting a name with the face is a challenge for me. More...

Say A Prayer

Little Johnny and his family were having Sunday dinner at his grandmother’s house. Everyone was seated around the table as the food was being served. When Little Johnny received his plate, he started eating right away. “Johnny! More...

Pastor's Viewpoint

How do we learn? He had a doctoral degree in education, wrote his thesis on brain- based learning, and was a school administrator. More...

School & Sports

Pirates lose opener

The first season game was a tough one, but the Pirate fans were proud of our 2014 Football Team. More...

MCS FFA NEWS

The Miller County FFA Chapter is proud to announce Sky Stovall as FFA member of the week. Sky is the daughter of Guy and Sherry Stovall of Donalsonville. She is an 11th grader at Miller County High School. More...

Crows, cars and trucks

Researchers for the Massachusetts Turnpike Authority found over 200 dead crows near greater Boston recently, and there was concern that they may have died from Avian Flu.  A bird pathologist examined the remains of all the crows, and, to everyon More...

Obituaries

ANNIE JEAN MARTIN RUSHING

Mrs. Annie Jean Martin Rushing, age 96, of Donalsonville passed away Friday, August 29, 2014, at the Donalsonville Hospital ER.  Funeral services for Mrs. Rushing were held on Sunday, August 31, at 3:00 p.m. More...

EDWARD LAMAR DOLLAR

Mr. Edward Lamar Dollar, Sr., age 91, of Eufaula, AL, passed away Wednesday, June 26, 2013, at Crowne Health Care of Eufaula.  Funeral services for Mr. Dollar were held on Monday, July 1, 2013, at 11:00 a.m. More...

DORIS CHAMBERS SHARPE

Mrs. Doris Chambers Sharpe, age 81, passed away peacefully Friday, August 22, 2014, at home with family members after a lengthy illness.  Her life was celebrated at 10:30 a.m. More...