April 25, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Things are Getting Sweet at Cotton Hall

Wonka mania is sweeping the area as Cotton Hall Theater’s production of Willy Wonka comes to the stage. More...

Community

Area News Around Us

Bainbridge - It was a wild Sunday night for Bainbridge Public Safety and Decatur County Sheriff’s Office after a woman stole a Bainbridge Memorial Hospital ambulance and took it on a joyride.  More...

Dr. Ann Addison to Retire as CEO of Primary Care of Southwest GA

The Primary Care of Southwest GA, Inc. (PCSG) Board of Directors has announced the retirement of Dr. Ann Addison, Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective June 3, 2018. More...

How It Works!

I told my son, "You will marry the girl I choose."  He said, "No."  I told him, "She is Bill Gates’ daughter."  He said, "Yes."  I called Bill Gates and said, "I want your daughter to marry my son,"  Bill Gates said, "N More...

Living & Style

MCHS Class of 1954 celebrates 64th reunion

The Miller County High School Class of 1954 held its 64th class reunion Friday, April 20, 2018, at Moby Dick Restaurant in Colquitt.  A great time of fellowship, hugging, and reminiscing was enjoyed before the dinner was served.  Betty Jo T More...

Obituaries

MAVIS YATES GREENE

Mavis Yates Greene, age 84, of Bainbridge passed away Wednesday, April 18, 2018.  More...

MARY LEE GRANADE

Mrs. Mary Lee Granade, age 87, of Colquitt died Friday, April 20, 2018, at her residence.  A graveside memorial service will be Saturday, April 28, 2018, at 2:00 p.m. at Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery with Rev. More...

WILLIAM FRED MIDDLETON

Mr. William Fred Middleton, age 79, of Colquitt died Friday, April 20, 2018, at his residence.  A graveside service was held Sunday, April 22, 2018, at 3:00 p.m. at Colquitt City Cemetery with Rev. Fletcher Sheffield officiating.  Mr. More...

Early Voting Begins Monday, April 30, for May 22 General Primary

Voters can begin requesting absentee ballots for the May 22 General Primary. Advance voting will be held in the Registrar’s Office Room 113 at the Miller County Courthouse. More...

Breakfast at Tiffany’s Presented by the Miss Colquitt Pageant

Breakfast at Tiffany’s will be presented by the Miss Colquitt Pageant Saturday night, April 28, 2018.  The pageant will take place at the Birdsong Peanut Sound Stage on Phillips Street beginning at 6:00 p.m.  Thirty-four contestants w More...

Religion

When You’re Stranded Up A Tree

Inspiration

Our oldest daughter, Sandra, recently moved from the house she has lived in for the past several years. Included among the things that she accumulated during that time is a cat.  More...

Pastor's Viewpoint - Sheep

Sheep!  More...

Public Safety

MILLER COUNTY SHERIFF REPORTS

INTERFERENCE W/ CUSTODY   On Monday, April 16, 2018, Deputy Brent Haire responded to a call at 7 Avenue Road in reference to interference with child custody. More...

School & Sports

Miller County High School Seniors Recognized

On Tuesday, April 17, prior to game time nine seniors were recognize for their contribution to our MCHS Athletic Program in baseball, track, golf and tennis. More...

MCHS Track Team Going St r ong

On Monday, April 16, our MCHS Track Team traveled up to Albany, Georgia, to compete in the Area Meet at Hugh Mills Stadium. A big thank you goes out to Ron-Cam for the donation of Power Aide for the Athletes.  More...

Honors Day at SGA

Southwest Georgia Academy will hold its annual Honors Day assembly on Tuesday, May 1, 2018. The program will begin at 8:30 a.m. in the Joe Bryan Auditorium. Special presentations and scholarships will be announced first. More...

Opinion

Up The Creek Without A Paddle

Life is great! Enjoy it!

Have you ever seen a more beautiful week? Visitors and some others don't know that this place could be the or near the original Garden of Eden. More...

Political Cartoon

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BACKROADS AND BOBTAILS

Old Friends’ Final Days

They’re dying. There, I said it. At last I must end the denial period in which I have existed these past few weeks. It won’t be long now. Soon, alas, they shall be gone. More...