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Breaking News - 7/25/2018 12:56 PM

July 24 Election Results for Miller County - Free Access

Miller County  State of Georgia Primary and Nonpartisan General Election Runoff Results    More...

Colquitt/ Miller Chamber of Commerce Hosts Friday Luncheon

The Colquitt Miller County Chamber of Commerce hosted a lunch on Friday, July 20, 2018. The breakfast was held at Moby Dick and was sponsored by the Hospital Authority of Miller County.  More...

School Bells Will Ring Friday Morning, August 3rd

This edition of the Miller County Liberal has many of the answers parents and students will need when the Miller County Schools open on Friday, August 3, 2018. More...

Community

MC Library Summer Reading Program’s Top Readers

The Summer Reading Program concluded with a grand prize drawing at the Miller County – James W. Merritt, Jr. More...

Gas Continues to Trickle Downward; More to Come

Gas prices continued their slow, post-Independence Day trickle downward over the last week, falling between 1.5 and 2 cents a gallon statewide, 4.4 cents nationally and 2.9 cents in the Albany metro area.  More...

LIBRARY NEWS

Minecraft Club   Minecraft Club will be back at the library on Tuesday, August 14 at 4 pm. Devices are provided, and participants of all skill levels are welcome. More...

Living & Style

Newberry’s Celebrate 60 Years

Family and friends of Billy Joe and Edna Newberry gathered together on July 12th at Moby Dick to honor them for 60 years of marriage.  More...

Let's go to the Movies

“Mamma Mia!” & “ The Equalizer 2”

Two new releases topped the box office this past weekend with approximately $35 million. I’ve decided to review both. “Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again” More...

Fishing and the One That Got Away

Grandma Kitty pulled her shiny case knife from the pocket of her blue apron. She reached down far to the bottom of the cane pole and cut it. “This will make a good one,” she said, as she handed it to a three-year-old me. More...

Opinion

Up The Creek Without A Paddle

The Main Thing - Lord Thank You!

All is well with the world. Well, all is well here in Miller County. Even when it’s not, it’s better than most places. More...

Political Cartoon

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“Just A Little Way Up The Road”

After 18 months of marriage and living in Cordele, Georgia; Suffolk, Virginia; and Belle Glade, Florida and then finally back to Fort Valley, Georgia to inspect crops, I was assigned to the small town of Blakely just 18 miles north of good old Colqui More...

Breaking News - 7/27/2018 11:43 AM

Carolyn Williams Obituary - Free Access

Mrs. Carolyn Williams, age 74of Colquitt died Thursday, July 26, 2018 at Miller Couny Hospital.   More...

Breaking News - 7/27/2018 11:42 AM

Eunice "Sis" Cook Obituary - Free Access

Mrs. Eunice Davis “Sis “Cook, age 94, of Colquitt died Thursday, July 26, 2018, at her residence.  More...

Breaking News - 7/27/2018 11:42 AM

Eunice "Sis" Cook Obituary - Free Access

Mrs. Eunice Davis “Sis “Cook, age 94, of Colquitt died Thursday, July 26, 2018, at her residence.  More...

Charter School Possible Here?

There have been lots of conservation about the possibility of having a Charter School here. The local Board of Education a while back gave buildings, land and some of their excess to the City of Colquitt for possible usage. More...

Fun in the Bubbles!

New Life Learning Center hosts a variety of activities each year in their annual “Summer Camp.” Each week has it’s own theme and all of their activities, games and crafts revolve around that theme. More...

Religion

‘Follow the Voice of the Good Shepherd’

Inspiration

Not long ago a gentleman shared a story with me about a habit that his dog has that seems somewhat strange to me. More...

Pastor's Viewpoint

Pastor’s viewpoint is written by Charles ‘Buddy’ Whatley, a retired United Methodist pastor serving Woodland & Bold Springs UMC and, with Mary Ella, a missionary to the Navajo Reservation in Arizona. More...

School & Sports

Supply Lists

Kindergarten Supply List Please write your child’s name on ALL of the items listed! More...

Dress Code

MCES  Dress code for professionals is outlined in the employee handbook. However, personnel are expected to model the same grooming for a positive learning environment.  More...

Elementary School Faculty and Staff

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Obituaries

RUTH DIXON ALLEN

Mrs. Ruth Dixon Allen, age 96, of Iron City died Wednesday, July 18, 2018, at her residence.  A grave side funeral service was held Friday, July 20, 2018, at 10:00 a.m. at Floral Memory Gardens in Albany with Rev. Jimmy Walden officiating.  More...

ENNIS LEE PITTMAN SR.

Ennis Lee Pittman, Sr., age 90, died on Sunday, July 15, 2018, at his home in Bainbridge.  Ennis requested a simple, grave side service be held. The service was held at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, July 19, 2018, at Oak City Cemetery with the Rev. More...

EMMALEE MAE GODWIN

Emmalee Mae Godwin entered this world and the arms of Jesus on Wednesday, July 11, 2018. A memorial service was held in her honor at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 17, 2018. She was born to Robin (Robbie) Neal Godwin and Crystal Dawn Chaney Godwin. More...