June 1, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Memorial Day service held in Colquitt Monday

It was a beautiful, summer day in Colquitt, Monday, May 30, 2016, and a good, quality crowd of patriots came out at 11:00 a.m. to observe Memorial Day in Miller County. More...

Community

PeoplesSouth Bank Awards Scholarship to 2016 Valedictorian Rhiana Flowers

The Miller County High School Honors Day Program was held on May 16, 2016, at the Miller County High School Gymnasium. Each year PeoplesSouth Bank awards a scholar- ship to the valedictorian. More...

Area News Around Us

Bainbridge - Carolyn Burr had to be life-flighted to Tallahassee Memorial Hospital Sunday night after Decatur County deputies responded to a reported domestic incident at her residence on Clear Lake Drive. More...

LIBRARY NEWS

Animal Tales  More...

School & Sports

Miller County FFA Attends State Convention

The Miller County FFA Chapter attended the Georgia State FFA Convention April 28-30, 2016 in Macon, GA. The Miller County FFA Chapter took 30 students to be a part of this exciting experience. More...

Money Tips for Students

Protect yourself against identity theft Students under age 18 are often targeted for identity theft because they frequently have no reason to check their credit scores. Here are several ways to protect yourself, according to KHEAA. More...

BSC contributes greatly to regional economic impact

Recently, a report was released showing the major regional economic impact Bainbridge State College has on the counties it serves. More...

Obituaries

JACKIE GLEN LOVERING

Mr. Glen Lovering, age 76, of Colquitt died Wednesday, May 25, 2016, at his residence.  More...

TERRY J. TAYLOR

Terry J. Taylor, age 72, of Bainbridge, passed away Monday, May 23, 2016.  Funeral services were held at 2: 00 p. m. on Thursday, May 26, 2016, at Ivey Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Jamie Nelson officiating. More...

JAMES EDWARD KIMBREL

Mr. Edward Kimbrel, age 80, of Colquitt died Friday, May 27, 2016, at his residence.  Funeral services were held Sunday, May 29, 2016, at 3:00 p.m. at Bellview Free Will Baptist Church with Rev. Andy Merritt officiating. More...

Rathel, Mock win in local primaries

The only bad thing about publishing on Tuesday morning is that all primaries and elections are held on Tuesday, so all election results are not finished until our Tuesday/ Wednesday edition is already printed.  The alternative is to place some o More...

One injured in two vehicle crash on U.S. Highway 27 South

At approximately 11:30 a. m. Friday, May 27, 2016, Miller/Baker E911 was called to a vehicle accident with injuries on US Highway 27 South. The caller stated the vehicle had hit a DOT sign truck. More...

Ron-Cam Holds Customer Appreciation Day and Re-Grand Opening Friday

Ron-Cam Convenience Store held its re-grand opening and Customer Appreciation Day last Friday, May 27.   Though the store has been in business for many years, it has undergone a complete makeover.  More...

Religion

‘Running at Sun-Up’

Take a Careful, Cautious Examination of Your Life

With a few vegetables starting to come in from our garden, I have had a bunch of little girls excited about helping Papa. Jaleah, Anna Beth and Madeline enjoyed helping dig potatoes, and Addyson was right by my side as I picked squash. More...

" The Love of Christ"

I am offended

I AM OFFENDED!  Subject: The Love of Christ-- on the Today Show--  More...

Public Safety

COLQUITT POLICE REPORTS

INCIDENT REPORTS  DAMAGE TO PROPERTY   On Sunday, May 22, 2016, Sergeant Lonnie Wade was stationary at Ron Cam. More...

One Vehicle Accident

A one vehicle accident occurred on Tuesday, May 24, 2016, at approximately 10:13 p.m.  Miller County Sheriff’s Department, Miller County EMS and the Georgia State Patrol responded to the scene.  More...

Living & Style

Doc on a Mission..............

Dr. Dozier Tabb recently joined a medical mission team helping to care for and evangelize the people of Lupita, Guatemala. Lupita, located on the Coastal Plains, is near the Pacific Ocean. More...

Let's go to the Movies

“The Angry Birds Movie”

As a rule, movies based on video games are always terrible. There isn’t a single one that could be considered a critical darling. “Wreck-it Ralph” doesn’t count; it technically made up its derivative main characters. More...

Opinion

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Up The Creek Without A Paddle

Some things might ought not be written

There is always a danger in writing anything. After it's printed, you can't take it back, no matter how sorry you might be. Some things happen that just might ought not to be written. More...

BACKROADS AND BOBTAILS

The Catharsis of Fishing

Two of my adult fishing buddies when I was a kid were World War Two veterans. More...