Miller County Newswire

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  1. Support needed to control feral cat populationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WALB-TV Albany

    The feral cat population is a growing problem in many south Georgia communities, but a new organization is tackling the issue in Bainbridge. Spring is finally here, and so is breeding season for dogs and cats.


  2. WILLIAMS, S.B.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | The Lakeland Ledger

    S.B. WILLIAMS, 74 Handyman HAINES CITY - S.B. Williams, 74, died 3/17/15 @ Heartland Regional Hosp. Viewing Fri.


  3. Tal CooperRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | The Albany Herald

    Tal Cooper of Colquitt died Wednesday, March 18, 2015, at Miller County Hospital.


  4. Henry "Grady" AllenRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Tallahassee Democrat

    Grady was born June 7, 1941 in Miller County, GA to the late Earl Otto Allen and Annetta Louise Sammons Allen.


  5. Lowndes man arrested for machine gun, potRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | WALB-TV Albany

    Denarelle Charles Benton, who lives on Timber Drive, Lake Park, was arrested Wednesday afternoon, for having a rifle that had been altered to fire like a machine gun. The weapon fired continuously while the trigger was held.


  6. Alabama man held in Early Co. murdersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | WALB-TV Albany

    Leland Gleaton and Terry Cox, were outside Cox's home at 48 Marion Street, when they were shot to death. The sheriff's office got a call just before 10:00PM of a dispute and shots fired, and a white pickup truck seen driving away from the scene.


  7. Colquitt man wins $150K in the lotteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | WALB-TV Albany

    A Georgia Lottery instant ticket with stellar prize was sold recently in Donalsonville. Fast Trip #0002, located at 401 W. Third St., sold a winning ticket with a $150,000 top prize from the instant game Giant Jumbo Bucks.


  8. Walk, Run, Glow lights up the nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 8 | Washington County News

    Those posting the fastest run times in their division were: Males 17 and under - Ashton Howell; 18-29 - Daniel Parsley; 30-39 - Hank Forehand; 40-49 - Albert Nix; 50-59 - Greg Rogers; 60 and over - Paul Hoover; Females 17 and under - Cami Brown; 18-29 - Holly Burnett; 30-39 - Toby Murray; 40-49 - Melissa Saggars; 50-59 - Angie Newsome and 60 and over - Janet Kinney Photo by Carol Kent Wyatt CHIPLEY - The second annual Walk, Run, Glow: Lighting the Way for a Cure 5K was held Saturday, March 7 at Northwest Florida Community Hospital.


  9. Rheta Johnson: Kissing cousins in the Creole worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 7 |

    Fine art photographer Richard Sexton of New Orleans is an erudite, elegant man whose sartorial care adds to his polished presentation. I admire his work.


  10. Fight at Colquitt Co school concerns students, parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | WALB-TV Albany

    "And my main goal is I want justice for my son," said Emily Smith. A Colquitt County mother is responding after her son was injured in a fight.


  11. Colquitt Co. superintendent to increase security after fight at junior high schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Colquitt County Superintendent Dr. Samuel DePaul has confirmed that a fight broke out Friday involving a group of students at C.A. Gray Junior High School. DePaul says the fight happened just before classes started, and one male student did go to the hospital with injuries.


  12. NeSmith: Grimsley's 'Hank' is great Southern readingRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 28 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... 30. I can claim cosmic connection." In the first chapter, Rheta writes about her family's roots: "This was Miller County, Georgia's southwestern edge near the Florida border, the semi-tropical, peanut-farming, mayhaw-jelling part of the state. It ...


  13. Troup welcomes new coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | LaGrange Daily News

    Shawn Sutton was introduced as the new Troup High head football coach on Thursday.


  14. Troup welcomes new coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | LaGrange Daily News

    Shawn Sutton was introduced as the new Troup High head football coach on Thursday.


  15. THORNTON, MARIE "GRANNY"Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | The Lakeland Ledger

    MARIE 'GRANNY' THORNTON, 97 W.G. Roe Citrus Co. AUBURNDALE - Mrs. Marie 'Granny' Thornton, age 97, of Auburndale, passed away Tuesday, February 17, 2015, at the Auburndale Oaks Healthcare Center of natural causes.


  16. Essie ShepardRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2015 | The Albany Herald

    Essie Shepard of Colquitt died Saturday, February 14, 2015, at Miller County Hospital


  17. Rape counselor takes call from serial rapist victimRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    A rape crisis prevention specialist recalled the moment she took the phone call from a woman who had just been raped by Alfred Colquitt. Colquitt pleaded guilty last week for raping two elderly women and brutally attacking another in Savannah.


  18. Colquitt Co. residents want Highway 133 widenedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    More than one hundred Colquitt County residents attended a public information open house Monday night on the proposed widening of Highway 133. They got to ask Georgia D.O.T officials questions about the project that would 4-lane 32-miles of the highway from Albany to Moultrie.


  19. Two arrested for Colquitt Co. church burglariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | WALB-TV Albany

    After four Colquitt County churches were burglarized in a week, Sheriff's Investigators office have arrested John Stanley Griner and Michael Allen McMurphy. The men have been charged with four counts of second Degree Burglary, and Vandalism to a Place of Worship.


  20. Three people injured in Colquitt Co. crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | WALB-TV Albany

    The Lee County Trojans hosted the Westover Patriots on Saturday night.It was the second night of a back to back for the patriots, who lost Friday night to Tift Co, 44-34.But the Patriots showed no rust.The Pats got 24 points from guard Jordan Floyd and 19 points from Andre Kennedy.Kennedy's points were key because Patriots coaches have been looking for more post production all season.' We have to get something from the block," Westover Head Coach Dallis Smith said.