October 29, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

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HARVEST FESTIVAL

Set for Friday night

The 14th annual Harvest of Fun will take place on Friday, Oc. 31st from 6-8 p.m. More...

Rotary Club News

Dr. Kyle Gay, Primary Care Physician, spoke to the Millen Rotary Club on Sept. 17th on the integration of behavioral health and primary care. ( Photos contributed) More...

Winter Pruning

It is hard to believe that it is time to start thinking about winter pruning. It seems like just yesterday it was 100 degrees outside in the middle of July, now it is the end of October! More...

Obituaries

Richard A. Yager

Mr. Richard A. Yager, 51, of Millen died Monday, October 20, 2014 at East Georgia Medical Center of Statesboro. Funeral Services were held 11 a.m. Thursday, October 23, 2014 at the West Millen Baptist Church with Rev. Andy Allen officiating. More...

Doyce Williams Godbee

Doyce Williams Godbee of Girard, Ga., 60, entered into rest October 25, 2014. She grew up in Millen, Ga., where she attended Jenkins County High School. She was a member of Corinth Christian Church in Girard. More...

Annie Lou Perkins

Annie Lou Perkins of Keysville, Ga.,, 86, died Friday, October 24, 2014. She was preceded in death by her husband, John F. Perkins, and a daughter, Patsy Padgett. More...

General Election is Nov. 4

The nation’s General Election is set to take place Tuesday, Nov. 4. Also on the same ballot, local voters may vote in a Special Election to name the Jenkins County Tax Commissioner. More...

County worker hit by train

A county worker, driving county equipment, was hit by a Norfolk Southern train Tuesday afternoon as he attempted to cross the railroad tracks on Old Perkins Road. More...

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The Chatter Box

An e-mail buddy sent me this one and couldn’t resist sharing it. “After a meeting several days ago, I couldn’t find my keys. I quickly gave myself a personal TSA Pat Down. They weren’t in my pockets. More...

Letters

Letters

Dear editor, We are writing to thank our Friends of the Library for being the best of friends indeed! More...

Church News

Church News

Carswell Grove to host Family and Friend program Carswell Grove Baptist Church will host its annual Family and Friend celebration 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 1. The Rev. Donald Long, pastor of Fellowship Baptist Church, will be the guest speaker. More...

Datebook

Datebook

City of Millen sets Trick-or-Treating for Oct. 31st The City of Millen has set 6-8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 31, Halloween evening, as the time for trick-or-treating within the city limits of Millen. More...

Columns

Mike Reese

“I was just thinking”

Having recently finished a book in which trains played a central part in the life of a little Alabama town, I began to think of the importance that passenger train travel played in Millen’s history during the 1940s, 50s, and 60s. More...

Don Lively

A LITTLE BIT CRAZY

I’m a ro-de-o de-o de- More...

Library News

Are you looking for some yummy treats to serve your guests this holiday season, or perhaps something tasty to bring to a holiday party? More...