April 19, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

What is Missing?

The Times offices were contacted Monday about the local Social Security not displaying a portrait of the President of the United States. More...

Community

MCHS Class of 1954 celebrates 63rd reunion

The Miller County High School Class of 1954 held its 63rd class reunion Friday, April 14, 2017, at Moby Dick Restaurant in Colquitt. More...

Proudly They Serve

Baltimore, MD.—Joshua Kenon of Colquitt, GA is one of 126 men and women pledging to perform 10 months of national service as part of the Atlantic Region’s 23rd class of the National Civilian Community Corps (NCCC), an AmeriCorps program.& More...

Notes from the Central Office

TB testing has been completed in the schools. More...

School & Sports

MCHS Seniors Recognized For Dedication

The Miller County administration and faculty would like to recognize 12 seniors who have contributed to the Miller County High Sports Program. More...

Roaming the Halls at MCHS

This week was a busy one for the seniors at Miller County High School. On Monday, we had a meeting where the senior sponsors discussed our graduation week schedule and expected behavior at our practices.  More...

Opinion

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Up The Creek Without A Paddle

A simple Easter Story, not Biblical

This is a favorite time of the year. Easter!  It's getting so anytime I can get up on my own and get to work, it is a super day. More...

BACKROADS AND BOBTAILS

In Praise of an Old Rebel

It was a day when the largemouths weren’t being very cooperative. I was doing what all of us do from time to time: trying every artificial bait in the tackle box, hoping to eventually coax something into biting. More...

Breaking News - 4/18/2017 8:28 PM

Worsley is the new elected sheriff - Free Access

by Terry Toole  More...

Sheriff’s Election Results

The final results of the Special Run-off election determined which of the two candidates will fill the vacancy for Sheriff of Miller County.  The two candidates on the ballot Tuesday, April 18, 2017, were Robert Grier and Scott Worsley.   More...

Break Out Your Dancing Shoes, Footloose is coming to Colquitt

If you’ve driven by Cotton Hall Theater in the past two months, chances are you’ve heard echoes of the 80’s seeping through the walls. More...

Religion

‘Only One Way to Fix Our Sin Problem’

Inspiration

Even at my age, it is rewarding and fulfilling to learn how to do new things. Granted, some things that I attempt turn out better than others, but the possibility of a less than desirable outcome does not keep me from trying.  More...

•••••Life•••••

LIFE is an acronym people have forgotten about. In today’s world it is about gossiping, slandering, control, self, jealousy, etc.  In my world it means love is forever eternal. More...

God's cake

Sometimes we wonder, “What did I do to deserve this?” or “Why did God have to do this to me?”  Here is a wonderful explanation!  A daughter is telling her mother how everything is going wrong, She's failing algebra, More...

Public Safety

COLQUITT POLICE REPORTS

INCIDENT REPORTS LOST ITEMS   On Monday, April 10, 2017, Officer Seth Maxwell met with Wendi Donley at the Colquitt Police Department in reference to a missing cell phone.  More...

Living & Style

Let's go to the Movies

For over a decade, you knew exactly what you were getting with a “Fast & Furious” movie. More...

Obituaries

ALEX FRANK THOMPSON, JR.

Alex Frank Thompson, Jr., age 67, of Americus, died at Coliseum Hospital in Macon Wednesday, April 12, 2017. Funeral services were held at 11:00 a.m., Friday, April 14, 2017, at Life Point Church with Pastor Bud Womack and Rev. More...

WILLIAM “BILL” JOSEPH HUNTER SR.

Mr. Bill Hunter, 91, of Pembroke died Tuesday, April 11, 2017.  Graveside funeral services with Military Honors will be held Wednesday, April 19, 2017, at 1: 00 p. m. at Colquitt City Cemetery with Rev. Daniel Dean officiating.   More...

KENNETH MICHAEL RASMUSSEN

Kenneth Michael “Kenny” Rasmussen, 62, of Bainbridge passed away Friday, April 14, 2017.  The funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, April 19, at Ivey Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Brett Ellinburg officiating. More...