February 11, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

'50 years ago, you married us'

We never know when or what people coming through the doors at the Miller County Liberal are there for. More...

Community

News Around Us

Bainbridge - James Keith Lee, 39, of 3166 S. More...

Officer Price completes GPSTC Course

Lieutenant Mary L. More...

US Navy sensitivity training

Ayoung Naval Officer was in a terrible car accident, but due to the heroics of the hospital staff the only permanent injury was the loss of one ear. Since he wasn't physically impaired, he remained in the military and eventually became an admiral. More...

School & Sports

FFA Teams Compete at Albany Tech

On Tuesday, February 3, 2015, members of the Miller County FFA Chapter participated in the Albany Tech Nursery Landscape Invitational Contest. Miller County FFA competed in both the junior and senior divisions, plac- ing second in each.  More...

Waiting for big one paid off

Persistence pays off, especially for Kohler Tabb in the final days of deer season.  Kohler shot this 10 point, 190 pound buck in the final days of deer season.  He hunted this big boy for over three months before his hunting ability and the More...

FBLA students compete

During the February 2 Board of Education meeting, Superintendent Dr. Alan Kicklighter recognized seven young ladies who competed in Moultrie recently.  Mrs. More...

Opinion

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Up The Creek Without A Paddle

Happy Valentine's Day, and -

"First wife" finally caught up with "ye scribe," in numbers. I stay behind in everything else. Valentine's Day, Saturday, February 14, 2015, is a very special day in our family. It's Betty Jo's birthday. More...

BACKROADS AND BOBTAILS

DESPITE THE NEGATIVES I STILL LOVE SQUIRRELS

Affection for squirrels does not come easily. I’ve heard them described (depending upon the vocabulary of the describer) as everything from “dratted little rascals” to, simply, “@#$%! squirrels.”  More...

Wendell Cox Obiturary - Free Access

   Wendell Hubert Cox, age 63, of Colquitt, passed away Wednesday evening, Feb. 11, 2015 at his residence.  More...

Young Farmer Chapter Named Best in State

On January 30-31, 2015, the Miller County Young Farmers attended the Georgia Young Farmer Conven- tion in Stone Mountain.  More...

Ninth Building Creative Communities a success---

If you saw some folks walking around Colquitt last week that you haven’t seen before, the ninth annual Building Creative Communities Conference (BCCC) was in session at Cotton Hall.  The Ninth BCCC began on Thursday, January 29, 2015, in C More...

Religion

‘The Debt of Love’

Inspiration

I have the privilege of visiting many facilities where senior citizens congregate. More...

Public Safety

POLICE REPORTS

DAILY ACTIVITY REPORTS   February 2  800L Unlock Vehicle • School Zone • Assist EMS •Unruly Juvenile  800S Assist 800H, Unruly Juvenile •Domestic (Verbal) •Speak with Subject  More...

The Spies Inside Your Phone

Many apps can track your location and share your information, says cybersecurity expert

You just had a flat tire along a dark country road. More...

SHERIFF REPORTS

DAILY ACTIVITY REPORTS   January 29  799F Alarm, Grady Cobb Rd. •Stopping Suspicious Vehicle, 91 N. •Patrol •Security Check •Stopping Suspicious Vehicle, 91 S. •Dog Obedience/ Care  January 31  More...

Living & Style

Miss Newberry to wed Mr. Pickle

Mr. and Mrs. Billy Jo Newberry and Mr. Marcus Newberry of Colquitt announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Sharon, to Cory Pickle. Cory is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Royce Pickle of Colquitt.  More...

LIBRARY NEWS

February is Library Lovers’ Month  More...

You gotta love older women

She walked up and tied her old mule to the hitch rail. More...

Obituaries

MARY ANNE HOGG

Mrs. Mary Anne Hogg, age 82, of Statham died Wednesday, February 4, 2015.  Funeral services were held Friday, Feburary 6, at 2:00 p.m. at Briarwood Baptist Church with Dr. Rick Standard and Rev. Dan Fuller officiating. More...

SHEILAH JOHNSON KIRKLAND

Sheilah Johnson Kirkland, age 58, of Bainbridge passed away Thursday, February 5, 2015, at her residence.  Funeral services were held at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, February 8, 2015, at Bethany Baptist Church with Rev. C. O. Thompson officiating. More...