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Breaking News - 10/2/2018 1:36 PM

Juanita "Tiny" Newberry Lunger - Free Access

Juanita “Tiny” Newberry Lunger, 88, of Attapulgus, GA, passed away Monday, October 1, 2018. The memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, October 5, 2018 at Ivey Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. E.W. Mitchell officiating.   More...

SGA Lady Warriors Win Sixth Region Championship in a Row

Savana Bradford threw a gem on Tuesday for Southwest Georgia Academy Lady Warriors, allowing zero runs and beating Crisp Academy by a score of 6-0.  Southwest Georgia Academy Lady Warriors pulled off the big victory without ever scoring many run More...

Exciting Events at the Arts Council This Fall

There’s never a dull moment at Cotton Hall, and this fall is no exception. More...

Community

Queens Honored at Good Luck Party

The reigning Miss Colquitt, Alyssa Lynn Pearce and Little Miss Colquitt, Ellie Merle Smith were honored with a good luck party on Saturday, September 29, 2018.  The event was held at the newly renovated Colquitt State Theater and was sponsored b More...

Area News Around Us

Bainbridge - On Saturday night at approximately 11:44 p.m. Bainbridge Public Safety responded to a call from Georgia State Patrol requesting assistance, where four people were arrested for possession of a controlled substance.  More...

Ameris Bank Launches 9th annual Helping Fight Hunger

Ameris Bank announces its ninth annual Helping Fight Hunger Food Drive initiative taking place during October. More...

Living & Style

Miss Sheffield to wed Mr. Pickle

Jake Cook and Callie Pickle are pleased to announce the forthcoming marriage of their parents, Melody Sheffield and Kevin Scott Pickle of Colquitt.  More...

Let's go to the Movies

“The House With a Clock and Its Walls”

Kids need a movie right now. The last month or so has been dominated by adult fare, or at least PG-13 movies that target teens, but don’t promise fun for the whole family. More...

MCHS Class of 1958 Holds 60th Reunion

The Miller County High School Class of 1958 held its 60th year reunion on August 18, 2018, at Moby Dick Restaurant. More...

Entertainment

PATRICIA GAIL SWEITZER

Patricia Gail Sweitzer, age 79, of Colquitt passed away Tuesday afternoon, September 25, 2018, at her residence.  A memorial service was held on Saturday, September 29, 2018, at 2:00 p.m. at the chapel of Evans- Skipper Funeral Home with Dr. More...

WINNIE FAYE WILLIAMS PFISTER

Graveside services for Winnie Faye Williams Pfister, 94, of Thomasville, were held at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, September 25, 2018, at Laurel Hill Cemetery on 8th Street. The Rev. Ronnie Wills officiated. Mrs. More...

VALERIE “VAL” GARDNER LLAMAS

Valerie “Val” Gardner Llamas, age 52, of Bainbridge passed away Tuesday, September 25, 2018.  The memorial service was held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, September 28, 2018, at Ivey Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Steve Poppell and Dr. More...

Breaking News - 10/5/2018 9:39 AM

Doug A. Griffin Sr. Obit - Free Access

Douglas A. Griffin, Sr., 67, of Bainbridge, GA, passed away Wednesday, October 3, 2018.  More...

Breaking News - 10/3/2018 3:20 PM

India Pickren Klein Obituary - Free Access

India Pickron Klein, 73 of Atlanta died September 26, 2018. Born March 11, 1945 in Blakely, Georgia, she was the first born child to Lamar and Madge Whitehead Pickron. More...

Breaking News - 10/3/2018 10:06 AM

Head-On Collision in Donalsonville - Free Access

Update:  The passenger, Annie Price(age 75) from Colquitt, GA has died from injuries sustained in the crash.      More...

New High-Quality Public School Option Approved

For Decatur, Miller and Seminole Counties

EDISON, GEORGIA – Students in Decatur, Miller and Seminole counties will now have a high-quality public charter school option as a result of a vote recently by the State Charter Schools Commission (SCSC). More...

Chloe is Cancer Free

It has been quite some time since there has been an update on Chloe Shiver! And as the old saying goes, “no news is good news”! More...

Religion

‘Our Efforts Are So Feeble’

Inspiration

After spreading some lime on ground that was notably dry, I decided to apply water to help it begin to dissolve. More...

Instructions

Never give a man a job without plenty of directions.  After 10 years, the wife starts to think their kid looks kinda strange, so she decides to do a DNA test.  She finds out that the kid is actually from completely different parents.  More...

School & Sports

Senior Lady Pirates Recognized

Five young senior Lady Pirates were recognized for their athletic ability, dedication, and the hard work they have given to the Miller County High School Athletic Program.  More...

Delbrey’s Pitching Prowess Catches Interest of D1 Programs

Sophomore Varsity Lady Cats softball pitcher Lexie Delbrey is no stranger to success. Her pitching, combined with the skillset of the team, has lead to an undefeated season. More...

Teacher Fails Entire Class: Wise Move

This explains why Socialism won't work, and always fails.  Is this man a genius?  An economics professor at a local college made a statement that he had never failed a single student before, but had recently failed an entire class. More...

Opinion

Up The Creek Without A Paddle

Why should we care?

I don't know why I'm so interested in who is put on the Supreme Court except the one chosen by the president might be the one who tips the scales of justice for the United States for the next decade or two. More...

TV Schedule

Full Story

‘50th Class Reunion’

Well, the months ran into years, and the years passed by so quickly. Five, 10, then 15, and we began to wonder about when we are going to have another class reunion. It had been 20 years since the last one. More...