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Remember When – This Date in 1952

The Bethany Home Board of Directors held its regular annual meeting in Vidalia last Thursday at which time three officers were elected: Paul H. Smith, Tampa, FL, President; Elder V.F. Agan, Statesboro, GA, Executive Vice-President; and Alvin L. More...

Millen Garden Council Clubs Support Plant America

Members of the Green Thumb, Magnolia, and Millen Garden Clubs joined with Jenkins County 4-H Club members to plant daffodil bulbs recently at Magnolia Springs State Park. More...

Library News

Do you want to learn how to paint a penguin? Come to the library at 11 am this Saturday, January 20, for our monthly Paint at the Library adult painting class. It’s totally free, and we provide everything you need for your painting!  More...

Letters

Letters

Dear Editor,  This is the time of year for high hopes. A opportunity to make plans for change in our lives and the world in which we live.  More...

Datebook

Bloodmobile to be here Jan. 30th

The Shepheard Community Blood Center’s bloodmobile will be at the Jenkins County Medical Center, Tuesday, Jan. 30th. Give the gift of life.  Interested in Forklift Certification!   More...

Cards of Thanks

Thanks

Thank You   The Family of Jeanette Parker Brantley would like to thank the community for every expression of condolence during the passing of our loved one. We are very blessed to have each of you as friends.   More...

Georgia District Election meeting!

Jenkins County Election Superintendent Wanda Burke hosted a Georgia District Election meeting at Café on Cotton Friday, Jan. More...

Martin Luther King Jr. Day observed!

A highlight of the Martin Luther King Jr. Day observance is the annual parade through downtown Millen. The event was held Monday, Jan. 15th, with parade participants and attendees braving frigid temperatures to celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

Just when I think I’ve seen everything possible on television a new commercial comes out advertising the “Trumpy Bear!” With my curiosity spurred I checked out the website.  The 22 inch bear comes with a 30x30 flag colored blan More...

Editorials

Don Lively

UNFADED ROSE

When we left off last week I was still wallowing around on Cloud 9 after my team won the Granddaddy Of Them All,  The Rose Bowl.  More...

Slim Randles

HOME COUNTRY

It was strange, Doc thought. All these years. All these people. It still hurts.  Old Tom had died around midnight, and Doc didn’t get more than an hour’s sleep since then. More...

Church News

Oak Hill Baptist to host gospel concert

A Gospel Concert will be held at Oak Hill Baptist Church on Sunday, Jan. 28th, at 6 p.m. Jason Runnels will be performing. A love offering will be taken. More...

Needful Baptist to host Pastoral Anniversary

The 10th Pastoral Anniversary of Rev. and Mrs. James Waltower will be celebrated at Needful Baptist Church 3 p.m. Jan. 21st. Presiding will be Dea. Charlie Taylor and Min. Priscilla Prescott.   More...