November 4, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Pirate Pride Band Rates Superior in Band Jam

On Saturday, October 24, the Pirate Pride Marching Band competed in the annual Band Jam at Seminole County High School. More...

Twisters cross county

Tornado like winds came over, and on Miller County Monday between 12 noon and 1:30 p.m.  The only reported damage in the county was on Shingler Road and Union Church Road at the properties of John Brantley Trawick and Willene Sheffield.   More...

Community

One Vehicle Accident on Hwy. 91

A one-vehicle accident occurred early Tuesday morning, October 27, 2015, at approximately 6:54 a.m.  Miller County Sheriff’s Department, Miller County Fire and Rescue, Miller County Emergency Medical Services and the Georgia State Patrol r More...

LIBRARY NEWS

Breakfast with Santa Registration   More...

A great success in terror/fun

Halloween started early Thursday night at Teresa's House of Beauty/Teresa's House of Terror. It wasn’t a pretty sight!  Although it wasn't an advertised event, over 100 parents and children came through to see the haunted house scenes. More...

Living & Style

Pet Costume Winners Announced

The Colquitt Miller County Chamber of Commerce hosted the second annual Pet Costume Contest on Friday, October 30, 2015, at 4:00 p.m. More...

Miss Crews to wed Mr. Battles

Chelcee Jewel Crews and Joshua Ethan Battles, both of Brinson, are announcing their engagement and approaching marriage.  The bride-elect is the daughter of Jeff and Fran Crews of Donalsonville and Stephanie and Rick Landeen of Bainbridge.  More...

World's Shortest Books

•MY BLACK GIRLFRIENDS By Tiger Woods  • THINGS I LOVE ABOUT MY COUNTRY By Jane Fonda & Cindy Sheehan, Illustrated by Michael Moore, Foreword by George Soros  •MY CHRISTIAN ACCOMPLISHMENTS & HOW I HELPED AFTER KATRINA More...

Opinion

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Up The Creek Without A Paddle

What a place to live or die -

It was a great week, well, it was fairly good.  As I said, I like to stay home, and I did. There was lots going on, some good, some not so good, some downright bad.  More...

BACKROADS AND BOBTAILS

SOMETIMES WE’RE ALL LITTLE BOYS

The young man, age 20, unhooked the mountain-lake white bass and dropped it into the livewell. Hurriedly, he made another cast and the small crankbait was again viciously attacked. More...

Breaking News - 11/4/2015 1:40 PM

John B. Kirkland Obituary - Free Access

Mr. John Bush Kirkland, Sr., age 68, died Tuesday, November 3, 2015. More...

One killed, one injured in crash here Saturday morning

A one vehicle crash was called in to the Miller- Baker E911 Center in Colquitt, Saturday, October 31, 2015, at 2:30 a.m., on Griffin-Sheffield Road. A number of law enforcement, fire and rescue units and ambulance units were dispatched to the scene. More...

Colquitt Jam was great

If you missed Colquitt's first South Georgia Jam, you missed a good one. Nothing was missing, except the number of people attending, but those who did had one good time. There was a good mix of ages. More...

Pirates Win Big Over Wildcats 41-0

Miller County came to play football and the Pirates did exactly that as they rolled over Schley County’s Wildcats, 41-0. More...

Religion

‘Don’t Waste Time and Opportunity’

Inspiration

It was a lovely Friday evening at our local football game, and things were going well; our team was winning as Gale and I sat in the midst of family and friends. What a great way to relax and get away from the pressures of life! More...

A Christian

Several years ago, a preacher from out- ofstate accepted a call to a church in Houston, Texas. Some weeks after he arrived, he had an occasion to ride the bus from his home to the downtown area. More...

Public Safety

COLQUITT POLICE REPORTS

INCIDENT REPORTS   Simple Battery  On Tuesday, October 27, 2015, Officer Natalie Moulton and Sergeant Lonnie Wade were dispatched to 394 E. Bush Street in reference to an unwanted person.  More...

School & Sports

MCHS Play Cast Wins One Act Play Title

After countless hours of practices and hard work, the Miller County High School play cast captured the Region 1-A One Act Play title. The region competition took place on Thursday, October 29, at Bainbridge State College's Kirbo Center. More...

Head Start Awareness Month Celebrated

Miller County Head Start celebrated Head Start Awareness Month and Red Ribbon Campaign by putting on a parade for the nursing home patients. There were many merchants and community representatives that came out to support the cause.  More...

Walking Dead’s Scott Wilson hosts zombie party

As part of the Third Annual Carter Arts and Lecture Series, Bainbridge State College welcomed The Walking Dead’s Scott Wilson to campus by hosting a zombie party before the lecture on Friday, Oct. 23, at the Charles H. More...

Obituaries

DAISY LOUISE RICHARDSON

Mrs. Louise Richardson, age 100, of Colquitt died Friday, October 30, 2015, at Miller County Hospital.  More...

MARY GRACE GRIMES

Mrs. Mary Grace Grimes, age 87, of Albany, formerly of Colquitt, died Saturday October 31, 2015, at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital.  More...

JERRY ALBRITTON ROBINSON

Jerry Albritton Robinson, age 73, of Donalsonville passed away Sunday evening, October 25, 2015, at his residence.  Graveside services for Mr. Robinson were held on Thursday, October 29, 2015, at 1:00 p.m. More...