September 21, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

School News

LUNCH MENU

Jenkins County Elementary School

Monday, Sept. 26 – Chicken strips or peanut butter & jelly sandwich; choices: chips, veg. w/dip, garden salad, sherbet, fruit variety or chef salad, chicken fajita wrap, fresh fruit, chips, Graham crackers. More...

JCMS War Eagles open season with 28-0 victory over Bryan County

The Jenkins County Middle School War Eagle Football team opened the season last Thursday, September 8, down in Pembroke as they faced the Bryan County Middle School Redskins. More...

FRIDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL In Jenkins County

MCA Hands JCHS First Loss of Season 38-0, War Eagles Fall to 3-1

So far this season, the #8 ranked Jenkins County War Eagles have been dominate on both sides of the football in earning an undefeated 3-0 start to the season. Friday night, however, the War Eagles approached unchartered waters for the first time. More...

Editorials

Letters

Dear Editor, More...

Mike Reese

“I was just thinking”

My subject for this week’s column was originally going to be something about our presidential election. More...

Don Lively

DON’T BE FOOLED

I wasn’t looking for trouble. I never do these days. After my career in law enforcement, where confronting mayhem was routine, I no longer live for adrenaline rushes or the thrill of the hunt. More...

Senior Citizen Center holds Open House

The Jenkins County Senior Citizen Center will re-open Monday, Sept. 26th. A ribbon-cutting ceremony and Open House was held Monday, Sept. 19th, at the facility. More...

Clay Boulineau to lead 43rd Fair-on-the Square

The 43rd annual Fair-on-the-Square will be held 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Saturday, October 1st, on the lawn of the Jenkins County Courthouse. More...

Other Jenkins News

Remember When

This Day in 1936

Five rural schools opened Monday for the new school term – Horse Creek, Lanier, Norwood, Oak Hill and Perkins. Communist candidates qualify for President and Vice- President of the U.S. More...

Jenkins County Adult Learning Center celebrates Adult Literacy Week!

Mayor King Rocker is showing signing a proclamation in support of Adult Education and Family Literacy Week, Sept. More...

Open House for new county jail held Sept. 22nd

From left, Matt Gilpin gives invocation during Open House. More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

A long term goal of the Jenkins County Commissioners was achieved last week with the opening of the new county jail. More...

Church News

Church News

Nannie E. Williams to host revival and Homecoming More...

Datebook

Datebook

43rd Annual Fair-on-the-Square parade More...

Obituaries

Allen Edward Paul

Mr. Allen Edward Paul, 93, of Millen died Saturday, September 17, 2016 at Optim Medical Center. He was born in Jefferson County, was a retired Personel Manager for Colonial Oil Company in Savannah, and a member of the Millen United Methodist Church. More...