February 18, 2015 RSS feed / Community

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Bainbridge - A former Vice President for Business Affairs at Bainbridge State College was found guilty of theft.  Natalie Higley was sentenced to five years probation after the jury found her guilty of theft by conversion and theft by receiving More...

Dad, about your will

A man was telling his buddy, "You won't believe what happened last night. More...

Third Annual Daddy Daughter Dance held

When planning the Annual Daddy Daughter Dance this year, there was no question about what theme to use. Everyone knows how much children love Disney’s “Frozen” so, it was destined to be a success from the beginning! More...

Georgia Power supports education and prosperous futures

When it comes to investing in Georgia’s education, Georgia Power’s mission and vision is to be “a citizen wherever we serve.” It is a responsibility they take seriously, while working every day to make a positive impact across More...

Create more bird habitat on irrigated farmland

U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) Administrator Val Dolcini today announced that the Conservation Reserve Program now will encourage more bird habitats to be established in irrigated farmland regions.  More...

Georgia Driver Services Prepares for Reinstatement Influx

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A new year and income tax season brings a seasonal influx of customers needing to reinstate their driving privileges at Department of Driver Services (DDS). More...

Colquitt-Miller County Fire Department receives check

The Colquitt- Miller County Volunteer Fire Department has received a $2,500 donation from Miller County farmer Richard Henley and America’s Farmers Grow Communities, sponsored by the Monsanto Fund. More...

Colquitt Garden Club meets

The Colquitt Garden Club met Tuesday, February 10, at 3:00 at the Colquitt Miller County Chamber of Commerce conference room.  The meeting was opened by President Barbara Wilkin. More...

Only in America

This is so sad; from a proud, strong country to a laughing stock of the world.  Canadian's Version of David Letterman's Top 10. More...

The most contaminated place on earth

The most polluted place on Earth is Lake Karachay, located near the Ural Mountains in Russia. Although breathtakingly beautiful, Russia's Lake Karachay is probably the last place on earth you'd want to choose for a lakeside retreat.  More...

Picture of the Past

This photo was submitted by Buzz Grimsley from a selection that his father, the late Billy Grimsley had. More...

Facts you may not know

•It takes glass one million years to decompose, which means it never wears out and can be recycled an infinite amount of times!  •Gold is the only metal that doesn't rust, even if it's buried in the ground for thousands of years.  More...

Farm Bill Safety-Net Deadlines Approaching for Georgia Farmers

U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) Fred Harrison, Jr. More...

Burglar's career ended

From WTTC News in Dallas , we get this heartwarming tale of a long-time criminal, 33 year old Deyfon Pipkin, who tried to climb in a window of a Texas home.  Dead burglar! More...