May 18, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Miller County Hospital CEO Presents Community with an Update of Facility Improvements

At the May 1 Friday Breakfast Ms. Robin Rau, CEO of Miller County Hospital and Miller Nursing Home, provided chamber members with an update of the organization’s future plans for growth. Ms. More...

Time to Vote

If you want to have a say in what is going on politically in your county, state, or nation, Tuesday, May 24, is your time to have as much say as anyone else. More...

Community

Ameris Bank Helps Community

National Nurses’ Week:  More...

Mayday, Mayday!

This is the story of a young college student flying in a two-seater airplane with just the pilot who has a heart attack and dies. She, frantic, grabs the mike and calls out a May Day. "May Day! May Day! Help me! Help me! More...

LIBRARY NEWS

ON YOUR MARK, GET SET, READ 2016 SUMMER READING PROGRAM THEME   More...

Public Safety

COLQUITT POLICE REPORTS

INCIDENT REPORTS LOST ITEMS   On Monday, May 2, 2016, Officer Natalie Mc- Daniel was dispatched to 111 W. Crawford Street at Hwy. More...

Living & Style

Beta Sigma Phi-Xi Epsilon Omicron Chapter Make Plans for the Coming Year

Thursday, May 12, 2016, the members of Beta Sigma Phi- XI Epsilon Omicron Chapter met and completed plans for the upcoming year. President Mary Nell Cox welcomed everyone, and the opening ritual was performed. More...

Class of 1958 holds 57th Reunion

On April 16, Felix and Iva Tabb hosted the 57th reunion for the MCHS Class of 1959. More...

The Truth about Hot Peppers

Don’t be afraid to add a little spicy heat to your meals this season by growing a few hot peppers in the garden or containers. It’s easier than you think, and many of the hot pepper myths floating around the garden are simply not true. More...

Opinion

Political Cartoon

“But we can go to the bathroom together!” More...

Up The Creek Without A Paddle

‘Ain't Nothing Free -’

Be you graduates from kindergarten, college or trade school, I have found in this short lifetime that ain't nothing free! I know that is not good English, and Miss Cappie, one of my fine English teachers, would not approve. More...

Bathroom policy -

If President B.O. More...

Kathaleen McKenney Obituary - Free Access

eat grandchildren, Zoey Clark and Caden LaForge; three sisters, Gladys Cox of Baker County, GA, Ann Cox of Baker County, GA, and Jean Palardy of LDavid Sheffield of Lee County, GA. Mrs. More...

Funny money being passed around town!

On Friday, April 29, Colquitt Police officer, Natalie McDaniel was dispatched to Peoples South Bank, 203 E. Crawford St., Colquitt, in reference to counterfeit bills. More...

Bainbridge State College cuts ribbon to Donalsonville Education Center

Recently, Bainbridge State College cut the ribbon to the Donalsonville Education Center, its newest educational satellite facility. More...

Religion

‘Pay Atention to All the Details’

Inspiration

Once in a while I get an up close and personal view of the changes that have occurred in our world during my lifetime. So it was recently when I went to a fast food restaurant for my noon meal.  More...

Pastor's Viewpoint

Did you know that a Mamenchisaurus hochuanensis, a sauropod dinosaur that lived in China (long before it was China), had a 60 foot body and a 30 foot neck?  Did you know that prosopagnosia is an inability to recognize faces because of a developm More...

When God sends, don't ask questions

My theory is "When God sends you help, don't ask questions.”  She hurried to the pharmacy to get medication, got back to her car and found that she had locked her keys inside. The woman found an old rusty coat hanger left on the ground. More...

School & Sports

Miss Colquitt Katina Whittaker Reads to Pre-K Students

The Miller County Pre-K had a very special young lady come to Pre-K and read to them, our reigning Miss Colquitt, Miss Katina Whittaker. More...

SGA Graduation

Thursday night I will graduate as one of the top four honor graduates. When it came time to pick a topic for my speech, I tossed around several different ideas, but ultimately, I knew I wanted to speak on our future, not our pasts. More...

Sixth Graders Perform for MCES Students

On Thursday, May 12, sixth grade students from Mrs. Jamie Burke’s English class performed two plays for grades K through 6. Both plays centered around myths from Greek mythology that the students have learned about throughout the school year. More...

Obituaries

SARAH ELOISE WILLIAMS ENGLISH

Sarah Eloise Williams English, age 83, of Donalsonville passed away Monday morning, May 9, 2016, at her residence.  More...

JOANN HARDEN

Ms. Joann Harden, age 56, of Colquitt died Thursday, May 12, 2016, at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital.  More...

AMANDA LYNN PADILL A

Mrs. Amanda Padilla, age 34, of Colquitt died Thursday, May 12, 2016, at Miller County Hospital. A memorial service will be held at a later date.  Mrs. Padilla was born March 31, 1981, in Detroit, Michigan, and was a homemaker.  More...