November 11, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Two killed in plane crash near Climax

CLIMAX-According to news releases from WALB and Thomasville News, after a day-long search for a private plane bound for Cairo, GA, Monday, November 9, 2015, a Cessna plane was found near Climax at around 3:50 p.m.  More...

Community

News From the Senior Center

We at the Miller County Senior Center are having a very busy month. More...

Bottom falls out in Mississippi

Meridian, MS- It's all over the news and other channels, but in case you missed it, when you go into a restaurant to eat, you might ought to take a photo shot of your vehicle.  More...

The power of believing in one's friends....

Sally, a contestant on “Who Wants to be a Millionaire?” had reached the final plateau. If she answered the next question correctly, she would win $1,000,000. More...

School & Sports

Four Way Tie Ends 42-0 for Miller County

As this past Friday rolled around there was a four way tie between Randolph-Clay, Miller, Terrell, and Mitchell counties. More...

Being Cinderella

On the wall in my room, I have a painting of a glass slipper. It’s a gift one of the children who acted in my version of the play Cinderella.  More...

Brittany Long Receives GED

Brittany Long has completed the requirements for receiving a GED diploma and will be eligible to participate in the graduation ceremony held at Bainbridge State College. Graduates also receive a $500 voucher for tuition at any Georgia college. More...

Obituaries

JOHN B. KIRKLAND, SR.

Mr. John Bush Kirkland, Sr., age 68, died Tuesday, November 3, 2015.  The memorial service was held on Thursday, November 5, 2015, at 2:00 p.m. in Wesley United Methodist Church. More...

MILTON DURELL JONES, JR.

Mr. Durell Jones, Jr., age 66, of Brinson died Friday, November 6, 2015, at his residence.  Funeral services were held Monday, November 9, 2015, at 11:00 a.m. at Sheffield Funeral Chapel with Rev. Johnny Roberts and Rev. More...

CAROLYN RENA HESTER

Carolyn Rena Hester, age 46, a resident of Abbeville, AL, died Friday, November 6, 2015, at her home.  Graveside services were held Tuesday, November 10, 2015, at 2:00 p.m. More...

Sue Cross Savage obituary

Mrs. Sue Cross Savage, age 80 of Griffin, passed away on Tuesday, November 10, 2015 after a period of declining health. Mrs. More...

One lucky seagull!

Talking about one lucky bird, the one that fell in a pasture last week got his life saved.  More...

MC Board of Education Names Lisa Spooner as Acting Authority for Superintendent

The Miller County Board of Education, at the recommendation of the superintendent, unanimously agreed to place Mrs. More...

Take time to honor those who served us all!

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Religion

‘Cling to Hope’

Inspiration

You might have heard it said that it is possible for humans to live without food for weeks, survive for several days without water, and even live a few minutes without air, but just a few seconds without hope is deadly. More...

Unanswered Prayer

The preacher’s 5-yearold daughter noticed that her father always paused and bowed his head for a moment before starting his sermon. More...

20/ 20 Vision and more

Pastor's Viewpoint is written by Charles ‘Buddy’ Whatley (cbwhatley@hotmail.com); Woodland & Bold Springs UMC pastor, marketplace chaplain, and missionary to the Navajo Reservation in Arizona.  More...

Public Safety

COLQUITT POLICE REPORTS

INCIDENT REPORTS   Stalking  More...

Cashier cash back scam!

What a smooth scam since most people (myself included) seldom check our receipt when leaving Wal-Mart, Home Depot or Costco, etc. READ ON:  THIS IS A MUST READ and SHARE it so all your friends and family are aware of this scam.  More...

Living & Style

Acclaimed jazz musician, Marcus Roberts, to perform at BSC

The Bainbridge State College Carter Arts & Lecture Series committee is pleased to announce its first music-related event in the series. More...

Let's go to the Movies

“Bridge of Spies”

Steven Spielberg makes two types of movies: movies that are designed to make a lot of money and movies that are designed to win a lot of awards. “Bridge of Spies” falls into the latter category. More...

You should be 60 to read this -

You should really be over 60 to even be allowed to read this story. If you're not, just save it and read it again when you are old enough to appreciate it. •A rather elderly gentleman (mid-eighties) walks into an upscale cocktail lounge. More...

Opinion

Political Cartoon

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Up The Creek Without A Paddle

Two days, two capitals, one cutting!

I would have bet the farm that in a two day period, I wouldn't be in two state capitals. Last week "ye scribe" and "first wife" went to the capital of the state of Florida, in Tallahassee. More...

BACKROADS AND BOBTAILS

Weather or Not

Everybody talks about the weather. It’s a subject upon which everyone has an opinion, and it always makes a good conversation starter. Ranks right up there with “How’s your mama and them?” More...