October 25, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Trick or Treat in Colquitt

Costumed children up to 12 years old are invited to participate in the Colquitt Miller County Chamber of Commerce’s annual Trick or Treating on the downtown square. This will be held on Halloween, Tuesday, October 31, 2017. More...

Community

Three Notch Holds 78th Annual Meeting

Three Notch Electric Membership Corporation held its 78th Annual Meeting on Saturday, October 14, 2017 at the Seminole County High School Lunchroom/Auditorium. There were 462 members registered for the meeting.  More...

New United Airlines mottos

"Drag and Drop"  "We put the hospital in hospitality"  "Board as a doctor, leave as a patient"  "Our prices can’t be beaten, but our passengers can"  "We have First Class, Business Class and No Class"  "We treat you lik More...

Area News Around Us

Bainbridge - Friday afternoon a maroon Honda Civic sped off after shoplifting at Hibbett Sports in Cairo. Decatur County Sheriff’s Office was notified along with Bainbridge Public Safety to keep on the lookout. More...

School & Sports

First CHAMPS Graduation Held at MCES

On Wednesday, October 11, at 9:00 a.m., the first ever CHAMPS graduation was held in the Miller County High School Gym. CHAMPS stands for choosing healthy activities and methods promoting safety. More...

Opening Season for Deer Hunters

Firearms deer hunters took to the woods Saturday, Oct. 22, and will continue through January 8, 2017, statewide.  More...

A Night at the Movies

Bainbridge State College is pleased to announce the first event of its Fifth Annual Carter Arts and Lecture Series. More...

Obituaries

ROBBIE ADAMS HOLLEY

Robbie Adams Holley, age 91, of Donalsonville passed away Thursday morning, October 19, 2017, at Seminole Manor Nursing Home. More...

FAUSTINE COOK

Mrs. Faustine Cook, age 74, of Albany, formerly of Colquitt, died Wednesday, October 18, 2017, at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital.  Funeral services were held Saturday, October 21, 2017, at 2:00 p.m. More...

GORDON THOMAS TRAWICK

Mr. Gordon Thomas Trawick, age 76 of Iron City died Monday, October 23, 2017, at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital.  Funeral services will be Wednesday, October 25, 2017, at 11:00 a.m. at Spring Creek Baptist Church. More...

Bless Your Art Festival Saturday

In conjunction with Georgia’s Official Folk Life Play, Swamp Gravy, the Colquitt Miller Chamber of Commerce will be hosting the second Bless Your Art, Southern Folk Life Festival on October 28, 2017. More...

Little Miss Colquitt Participates in National Peanut Festival Pageant

The 2017 Little Miss Colquitt, Madelyn Maleigh Wells, represented her hometown of Colquitt last Saturday night, October 21, 2017, at the National Peanut Festival Pageant and placed in the top ten. More...

Pirates Nullify Red Devils, 50-0

The night air was cool and crisp for Friday Night Lights here in Colquitt, Georgia. The Randolph County Red Devils rolled in looking sharp, but it didn’t take long for our Miller County Pirates to put the flame out of their fire.  More...

Religion

‘The Excellence of God’s Creative Power’

Inspiration

While in a patient’s nursing home room this week, I heard an announcement over communications system: “Bring a mop to the dining room.” To those standing nearby I commented that that sounds like my house with all the little girls th More...

What happens each time we risk persecution?

What happens each time we risk persecution? How many years does the average person live on earth? How many years does the average person live in heaven or in hell? Do these back-to-back questions give you pause? More...

Public Safety

COLQUITT POLICE REPORTS

On Tuesday, October 17, 2017, Colquitt Police Officer Raymond Day was patrolling the area of Highway 27 near its intersection with Grow Street when he observed a silver Grand Marquis traveling on Highway 27 with music coming from the vehicle that cou More...

Living & Style

Welcome, Wren Marina Johnson

Alan, Whitney and Vander Johnson of Americus have been blessed with a new addition to their family. More...

Playing it safe on Halloween

Halloween is so much fun because it’s not like other nights of the year. Have fun and stay safe by following these tips: See and Be Seen After dark, kids aren’t usually swarming the neighborhood. But on Halloween night, they are. More...

LIBRARY NEWS

Minecraft Club   More...

Opinion

Up The Creek Without A Paddle

I'm coming back, I hope

Before I forget, which this illness causes lots of, the people, especially the people taking care of me, are the best caretakers in the world. The folks in Colquitt and our friends are real friends. They see about you. More...

Americans do not have these rights -

A 10-point list of "rights" Americans do NOT have - More...

Political Cartoon

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