March 29, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Scrap tire recycling Week set for April 8-15th

City and county residents who have scrap tires lying around their properties will have an opportunity to get rid of them next month.  More...

Other Jenkins News

Remember When –

This Date in 1936

If present plans materialize, the idle Morgan Cotton Mills will be operating a garment factory of some type. Mayor Walter Harrison reports that there are three active prospects for the mill at this time. More...

JCHS softball camp

The Jenkins County High School (JCHS) softball team will host a softball camp for grades K-8 9 a.m. – noon April 3-5th. The event will be held at the Jenkins County Recreation Complex on the War Eagles softball field. More...

Linda Bragg honored for sales achievement

Linda F. More...

Church News

Church News

Millen Baptist to Easter activities The children’s ministry of Millen Baptist Church will host children’s Easter activities 1-3 p.m. April 8th. Events will include an Easter egg hunt, snacks and the presentation of the Easter story. More...

Memoriam

In Memory

In loving memory of my dear son, Jason L. Williams October 7, 1968 – March 27, 1988   More...

Engagements

Bowen-Greenway to wed May 20th

Mr. and Mrs. Samuel J. Bowen Sr. of Garfield announce the engagement of their daughter, Hannah Grace Bowen, of Garfield, to Mr. Augustus Tate Greenway of Midville. He is the son of Dale and Mary Jo Greenway of Midville.  More...

Grand Jury indicts 17

The Jenkins County Grand Jury met earlier this month in Jenkins County Superior Court with the following indictments and accusations resulting.  Ricky Chauvin – Trafficking in Methamphetamine and Possession of Drug Related Objects.  More...

Ag Center to be dedicated in honor of J.C. Douglas April 14th

The Jenkins County Commissioners have announced that the Jenkins County Agriculture Center will be dedicated and renamed in honor of former Commissioner J.C. Douglas who died February 7th, 2016. The ceremony will be held at 11 a.m. More...

Storm Damage!

A severe thunderstorm that passed through Jenkins County March 22nd caused some damage throughout the county, mainly from wind gusts. More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

By Deborah Bennett

The recent announcement that the Jenkins K-911 Rescue organization has received a $5,000 grant to be used for the spaying and neutering of the animals they rescue and also to help local citizens with the costs of spaying/neutering their cats and dogs More...

Editorials

Mike Reese

“I was just thinking”

What I’m writing about today probably applies to everyone. Sometimes, or maybe many times, what you read in this space might not apply to you, or you’ve never seen it, or done it, or believe it. More...

Don Lively

CALLIN' 'EM UP

(To commemorate the opening of turkey season in our neck of the woods, please enjoy this reprint from 2008.)  Over the years my nephew and I have had a running discussion about turkey hunting. More...

Cards of Thanks

Thanks

We would like to express our appreciation to you all for the calls, visits, flowers, food, cards and prayers during the loss of our loved one. Thank you very much. We love you all.  The Joyce Joyner Family   More...

Obituaries

Mildred Herrington Bell

Mrs. More...

Lisa Ann Parker Lee

Lisa Ann Parker Lee, 49, of Millen died Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at her residence.  She was born in Emanuel County, and was a homemaker, and a Baptist.  Graveside service was held 2 p. m. Friday, March 17, 2017 in Millen Cemetery. More...