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What's going on?

More sales tax for Miller County ?

Do you have any idea what is going on in your local meetings? More...

Community

Area News Around Us

Bainbridge - Investigators say a man is behind bars, and a victim is recovering after being attacked with an ax in Decatur County.  It happened on Mount Olive Road around 5:30 Monday evening.  Officials said the victim arrived at the home a More...

Annual Roberts Reunion Held

The annual family reunion of the families of James Clifton Roberts, Holley Roberts and Brantley Roberts was held Saturday, June 17, 2017, at the Moby Dick Restaurant in Colquitt, Georgia. More...

Those Golden Years

This is for all of you "70 + year-olds," and those of you closing in on the "Golden Years."  This is something that happened at an assisted living center.  More...

Living & Style

Picture of the Past

These young ladies are (L-R): Rita Smith, Hilda Grow, Jan Grimsley, the late Maxine Grimsley, Betty Jo Toole and Joy Newton. This was taken in 19?? More...

Brown Receives Doctorate of Pharmacy Degree

Will Brown, son of Rodney and Dott i e Brown received his Doctorate of Pharmacy Degree from South University School of Pharmacy in Savannah, Georgia. More...

Fix it with a hammer

"If you can't fix it with a hammer, you've got an electrical problem"  Wow, this girl has a great plan! Love the last thing she would do the best.  More...

Opinion

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Up The Creek Without A Paddle

Happy Birthday, Americans, I Hope!

Just because things seem to be getting better doesn't always make it so.  All my life, I have been taught work hard, save what you can, give what you can, be careful what you want, you might get it, and don't spend more than you have.  We h More...

Historical Knowledge

A wee bit of historical knowledge for you.  More...

Breaking News - 7/9/2017 7:47 PM

Obituary -Joseph O. "Spud" Bush - Free Access

Joseph O."Spud" Bush More...

Burglary/Home Invasion

On Thursday, June 15, 2017, at approximately 1:33 p.m., Miller County Sheriff’s Deputy Garison Clenney responded to 1094 GA Highway 91 South in reference to a break-in that had already occurred. More...

No back-to-school tax-free weekend for Georgia this year

It’s official: there will be no tax-free weekends in Georgia this year. More...

Religion

‘Don’t Give Up on America’

Inspiration

I read about an experiment in which four monkeys were placed in a room with a pole in the center. At the top of the pole was a bunch of bananas. As each monkey started to climb the pole to get to the bananas, he was showered with a blast of water. More...

Just checking in today

A minister passing through his church  In the middle of the day,  Decided to pause by the altar  To see who came to pray.  Just then the back door opened,  And a man came down the aisle,  The minister frowned as he saw t More...

Public Safety

COLQUITT POLICE REPORTS

INCIDENT REPORTS DISORDERLY CONDUCT   On Wednesday, June 28, 2017, Officer Lonnie Wade was dispatched to 209 North Cuthbert Street in reference to a rowdy group.  More...

MC SHERIFF’S OFFICE REPORTS

False Statements/ Writings More...

Obituaries

KAY HAND MOSELY

Della Kay Hand Mosely, age 58, of Donalsonville passed away Monday, June 26, 2017, at Donalsonville Hospital.  Funeral services for Ms. Mosely were held on Wednesday, June 28, 2017, at 2: 00 p. m. at Friendship United Methodist Church. More...

MARVIN ANGLIN

Marvin Anglin, age 91, of Dothan, AL, and formerly of Donalsonville, passed away Monday evening, June 26, 2017, at Extendicare Health and Rehab Center.  Funeral services were held on Thursday, June 29, 2017, at 2:00 p.m. More...

FRANCES ELOISE SCOTT

Frances Eloise Scott Brock, 86, of Bainbridge, passed away Tuesday, June 27, 2017.  Funeral services were held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 29, 2017, at Ivey Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. S. E. Newberry officiating. More...