March 13, 2019 RSS feed / Front Page

School News

GSU Dean’s list

Georgia Southern University recently recognized approximately 3,300 students on the Fall 2018 Dean’s List. More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

Did you know that March is Women’s History Month? What? You had no idea! Well, neither did I. More...

Editorials

Martha Chalker

TAMING YOUR GREMLIN

“There is a gremlin within you and he is the narrator within your head”. – Richard D. Carson   More...

Don Lively

SITUATION DIRE

The news stunned me.  I couldn’t believe what I was hearing, couldn’t fathom the depth of what had just been said.  It was nearly devastating.  My doctor was on the phone.  More...

Slim Randles

HOME COUNTRY

“Comin’ up on Saint Paddy’s Day, boys,” Windy said, coming in on final approach to an empty chair. Perfect two-point landing. More...

Recipes

Country Cooking Sue Davis

If you want to spice up your breakfast menu a bit, this week’s recipes are sure to do just that. They feature some Southern breakfast classics with a little twist! And for the kids, the Doughnut Ice Cream Sandwiches are sure to be big hit. More...

New DUI test rules explained

Law enforcement officers are operating under a new set of rules when it comes to DUI breathalyzer tests. On Monday, Feb. More...

The Millen News Goes to St. Martin

The Millen News recently travelled with Gail Chance on a Caribbean cruise which included St. Martin island. (Photo contributed)   More...

Other Jenkins News

Remember When – This Day in 2005

William “Bill” 0. Giles was appointed manager of Magnolia Springs State Park effective March 1. Giles is from Unadilla in Dooly County. He attended high school at Fullington Academy. More...

Community for Christ event is set for March 23rd

Local churches are uniting for the Community for Christ event to be held 4-7:30 p.m. March 23rd at the Jenkins County Recreation Department. Activities will include food, fellowship, worship and a message. More...

Window to the Past ___

Lanier wins award! Elaine Lanier, Jenkins County 4-H Program Assistant, won the Outstanding Program Assistant award at Jr/ Sr District Project Achievement at Rock Eagle in March 2011. More...

Church News

Fountain Spring Baptist church to host program

Family and Friends program will be presented at Fountain Spring Baptist Church 4 p.m. Saturday, March 16. The sermon will be delivered by Pastor Joseph Reed of New Zion Baptist Church, Clyo, GA. Elder Pearlstine O. Capers is the church pastor. More...

Datebook

Community for Christ event set for March 23rd

Local churches are uniting for the Community for Christ event to be held 4-7:30 p.m. March 23rd at the Jenkins County Recreation Department. Activities will include food, fellowship, worship and a message. More...

Obituaries

Goolene Kent Miles

Goolene Kent Miles, age 91, of Lyons, died Thursday, March 7, 2019, at home under the care of Community Hospice. She was a native of Jenkins County and moved to Lyons in 1965. More...