August 24, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Rotary District Governor

On August 17th, Pam Lightsey, District Governor for Rotary District 6920, visited the Millen Rotary Club. Ms. More...

School News

LUNCH MENU

Jenkins County Elementary School

Monday, Aug. 29 – Chicken strips or peanut butter & jelly sandwich; choices: chips, green beans, veg. w/dip, garden salad, sherbet, fruit variety or chef salad, chicken fajita wrap, fresh fruit, chips, Graham crackers. More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

The recent horrific flooding in Louisiana makes me appreciate even more the area of this country in which we live! I have always agreed with those who say it is the “garden spot” of the country. More...

Editorials

Dallas Wilson

FAITH OUT LOUD

I wonder what most people think of when they consider what it means to be a Christian. In fact, I wonder if people in our region of the world ever think about this at all. More...

Mike Reese

“I was just thinking”

A couple of weeks ago a faithful reader told me that he enjoyed my columns. “It’s the first thing I read each week,” he said. We had to walk out through the bank’s double doors single file. More...

Don Lively

OFF THE BEATEN

Daddy's to blame for one of my many idiosyncrasies. He liked to take the back roads, whenever possible, to get wherever he was headed. Me too. Thank you, Daddy. Like most Americans, I have to spend my share of time on interstates and four lanes. More...

2016-2017 Jenkins County High School Football team

Jenkins County returns to action this Friday night as they host the Windsor Forest Knights from Savannah. The action will begin at 7:30 at Roy Head Stadium. Come out and support your War Eagles! More...

Delinquent Property Tax Sale on Sept. 6th

Approximately 13 property owners in Jenkins County, 14 in the City of Millen and 8 mobile homeowners in the county and city will have their properties sold on September 6th if they fail to pay their delinquent property taxes. More...

Other Jenkins News

Remember When – This Day in 1952

The City of Millen and most of Jenkins County had a torrential rain driven by high winds that did some damage to roofs and blew down some trees in the city and county. Most of the city was without power for about an hour. More...

Library News

Love the juicy grilled flavor of a burger, but don’t want the meat? Learn how to make your very own veggie burger mix, full of delicious flavor and texture, which will taste great at your next cookout. More...

Sheriff's Report

Jenkins County Sheriff Report Aug. 5 – 11 More...

Church News

Church News

Needful Baptist to host revival Revival services will be held at Needful Baptist Church 7:30 p.m. Aug. 31 – Sept. 4. Guest ministers will be: Monday, Rev. Levi Sapp; Tuesday, Rev. Eric Cooper; Wednesday, Rev. E. Bing; Thursday, Rev. E.L. More...

Datebook

Datebook

Battle of Briar Creek to be celebrated Sept. 10th More...

Obituaries

Billy Lee Lewis

Billy Lee Lewis., age 54, died Saturday, August 13, 2016 at Colleton Medical Center in Walterboro following a short illness. He was born in Kincheloe, MI, was a welder, and was an avid hunter and fisherman. More...