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Community

Senior Center Celebrates Christmas

Wednesday, December 13, 2017, the Miller County Senior Center enjoyed a lot of laughter and singing.  Approximately 48 people gathered to celebrate some Christmas cheer and sing Christmas carols while Rod Bryan and Rebecca Hyzny accompanied us w More...

Mrs. Kittie’s 2nd Grade Art Classes Make Christmas Cards for Nursing Home

Mrs. Kittie’s MCES second grade art classes made Christmas cards for the Miller County Nursing Home residents. The students applied their knowledge of abstract art while making the cards. Mrs. More...

LIBRARY NEWS

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Public Safety

COLQUITT POLICE DEPARTMENT REPORTS

GASOLINE  DRIVE-OFF  On Friday, December 8, 2017, Officer Lonnie Wade as dispatched to 108 North First Street in reference to a gas drive-off.  More...

Living & Style

Kennedy, Heard to wed

Stan and Melody Kennedy of Donalsonville are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Kimberly Nicole, to William Silas Heard, son of Jerry and Tammy Heard, Jr. of Baker County.  More...

A New Christmas Poem

It was the night before Christmas, he lived all alone, in a one bedroom house made of plaster and stone.  I had come down the chimney with presents to give and to see just who in this home did live.  I looked all about, a strange sight I di More...

A Letter From Santa Claus

My Dear Susy Clemens,  I have received and read all the letters which you and your little sister have written me. I can read your and your baby sister’s jagged and fantastic marks without any trouble at all.  More...

Opinion

Up The Creek Without A Paddle

1897-2017 - Time flies when you’re having fun

Who would have thought that this 120th year of the Miller County Liberal would have wound down like this. Grandma Zula was just a girl, who couldn't even vote when she started as editor/publisher of the Miller County Liberal. More...

JUST MERCY

I finished reading the book two hours before the author was to begin his presentation. Bryan Stevenson, who wrote “Just Mercy,” would be speaking at the Fairhope United Methodist Church at 7:30 p.m. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Happy Birthday, Jesus

If you haven’t already noticed, it’s almost Christmas. More...

Chamber Seeking Award Winners

The Colquitt Miller County Chamber of Commerce is preparing for our annual dinner which will be held January 11th, 2018. More...

Religion

‘Let the Light of Christ Brighten Your Life?’

Inspiration

I hope all the bright decorative lights of this Christmas season will do more than fascinate and entertain us--I trust they will be a reminder of the Great Light, Jesus Christ, Who was born in Bethlehem to bring salvation to all who will trust in Him More...

Gentle Thoughts

•Birds of a feather flock together . More...

When God wants to do the unimaginable

The angel appeared, and then he was gone. His brightness, however, lingered. Not to mention his unexpected, beyond-imaginable message: Mary, a virgin, would conceive by the Holy Spirit and give birth to the Son of God! More...

School & Sports

MCMS Recognizes Students for Reading and Math Achievements

Miller County Middle School Principal Cleve Roland rewarded and celebrated students in grades six, seven, and eight for their academic accomplishments to end the second nine weeks.  More...

Punish

Little Johnny asked his teacher, "Ms. Roberts, can I be punished for something I haven't done?"  Ms. More...

Obituaries

GREGORY ALLEN PHILLIPS

Mr. Gregory Allen Phillips, age 54, of Colquitt died Sunday, December 17, 2017, at the Miller County Emergency Room.  More...

JUANITA ROBERTS DIXON

Juanita Roberts Dixon, age 97, of, Blakely, passed away at LifeBrite Community Hospital of Early, December 14, 2017.  Graveside services were held Sunday, December 17, 2017, at 2 p.m. More...

BILLY CLYETTE ARD

Billy Clyette Ard, age 83, died peacefully on Monday evening, December 11, 2017.  A celebration of his life was held Saturday, Dece,ber 16 at 2:00 p.m. More...

Holidays

What to do with all those holiday leftovers

The food cooked during the holidays is often enough to feed an army. More...

Photos

I have been too good this year, so I want lots of surprises. More...

Christmas at a gas station- A real Christmas Story

The old man sat in his gas station on a cold Christmas Eve. He hadn't been anywhere in years since his wife had passed away. It was just another day to him. He didn't hate Christmas, just couldn't find a reason to celebrate.  More...