May 10, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Graduation dates set; Grad Edition coming out May 24

One of the most important days in the lives of graduates is coming up. Miller County High School will hold its graduation ceremony on Friday, May 26, 2017, at 8:00 at Pirate Stadium, weather permitting. More...

Karl Peace named Statesboro Herald Humanitarian of the Year

The 2017 Statesboro Herald Humanitarian of the Year “moved our community to new heights of caring,” said Billy Hickman on Tuesday night during the 29th annual Deen Day Smith Service to Mankind Awards gala held at Georgia Southern Universi More...

Community

DKG Members Attend Convention

The Alpha Omicron Chapter of The Delta Kappa Gamma Society International was wellrepresented at the 58th Georgia (Psi) State Convention held on April 28-30, 2017, at the University of Georgia Hotel and Conference Center in Athens. More...

(DDS) Reminds Students to Request School Enrollment Form for Summer Driver Testing

As summer approaches, the Department of Driver Services (DDS) reminds students needing to test for an instructional permit or driver’s license over the long vacation to obtain a “DDS Certificate of Enrollment Form” from their school More...

Celebrate

A husband takes his wife to her high school reunion.  After meeting several of her friends and former school mates, they are sitting at a table where he is yawning and overly bored.  The band cranks up, and people are beginning to dance.&nb More...

School & Sports

Miller County Baseball Banquet Held

On Tuesday, May 2, the Miller County Baseball Banquet was held at the Colquitt Freewill Baptist Family Center with a meal fit for a king with Coach Scott Warren welcoming everyone. Prayer was given by sophomore Isaiah Roland. More...

Roaming the Halls at MCHS

Even though the weeks are dwindling, the students at Miller County High School still have a lot to get done before May 26. More...

GSP Trooper Clark Visits MCHS

On Wednesday, April 26, 2017, GSP Trooper Anthony Clark, a member of the Columbus Night Hawks DUI Task Force, visited with Miller County High School students. More...

Opinion

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Up The Creek Without A Paddle

Mothers, family and friends

I've lived so long that I'm almost out of mothers. Sunday is Mother's Day. Hardly a week goes by that someone comes up in my conversations about my mother, Annie Lou Cook Toole. More...

BACKROADS AND BOBTAILS

Careful, What You’re Doing May Be Legal

The following incident took place 15 years ago, long before the use of bait while hunting big game became commonplace and legal in many of the states with which I’m familiar. More...

Breaking News - 5/11/2017 5:00 PM

Peggy Whitaker Obituary - Free Access

Peggy Loretta Worsley Whitaker     75 More...

Former Miller County Sheriff Sentenced May 1

The former Miller County Sheriff, Shane Rathel, was sentenced for the sale of stolen firearms on Monday, May 1, 2017.  More...

Georgia Bulldogs are smart

My sister-in-law, Pollyanna Channell Toole, of Savannah, sent me a photo of her bulldog, Moxley, learning to read the Miller County Liberal.   More...

Religion

‘Shortcuts Are Not Always a Good Thing’

Inspiration

Occasionally I come upon an advertisement on television that entertains me; some even make me think a little, too. I recollect one that I saw once that did both. More...

Mysteries of anatomy

Brilliantly written verse  For lovers of the English language--  Where can a man buy a cap for his knee, or the key to a lock of his hair?  Can his eyes be called an academy, because there are pupils there?  In the crown of your h More...

Public Safety

COLQUITT POLICE REPORTS

DAMAGE TO PROPERTY   On Sunday, May 7, 2017, Officer Hollis Smith was dispatched to 827 MLK Street on a call about damage to property.  More...

Living & Style

Victoria Henley has Magnifique Runway Showcase

Victoria Henley, daughter of Lynn and Russ Henley and granddaughter of Ethel and Ray Henley, all of Colquitt, and Ramona and Gene Boatright of Sylvester, was proud to produce her Magnifique Runway Showcase in her hometown of Colquitt for the first ti More...

New Florida grocery store

A while ago a new supermarket opened near me. More...

LIBRARY NEWS

Medicare Assistance   More...

Obituaries

EUNICE DELOISE MEREDITH

Mrs. Eunice Deloise Meredith, age 91, passed away Thursday, May 4, 2017, at Memorial Manor in Bainbridge.  More...

KENNETH DONALD MOULTON

Kenneth Donald Moulton, age 86, of Iron City passed away Monday morning, May 8, 2017 at his residence.  More...

KENNETH WAYNE MCNEASE

Kenneth Wayne McNease, age 53, of Colquitt passed away Thursday afternoon, May 4, 2017, at his residence. A memorial service will be announced at a later date. Mr. More...