February 2, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

McBride earns $30,000 scholarship at GMC

Justin Grey McBride has been accepted as a cadet at Georgia Military College (GMC) in Milledgeville, beginning fall quarter. He is a recipient of a U.S. Army ROTC Early Commissioning Program (ECP) Scholarship at GMC, valued at over $30,000. More...

School News

Delta Epsilon Iota honor society selects Dailey

The Delta Epsilon Iota Academic Honor Society has selected Jake Everett Dailey, son of Nancy Dailey and the late Danny Dailey of Millen, for membership in the local chapter at Georgia Southern University. More...

Editorials

The Chatter Box

We are very excited to announce that The Millen News will be available for viewing on-line at www.themillennews.com, beginning Thursday morning of this week. The site will also be updated weekly on Thursday mornings. More...

Jim Hite

Thanks to the sleet and freezing rain that swept through our area last Saturday, Joyce and I found ourselves staying at home, a planned trip postponed as roads and bridges became treacherous and the urgings of authorities to stay off the roads made p More...

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Farm & Home

Ag Line: Early cotton outlook

Cotton prices (futures) have made a nice rally in recent weeks. New crop December prices pushed to almost 53 cents on January 10 before falling off a couple of cents later that week. More...

4-H News

In the past, the Jenkins County 4-H Program was the recipient of a USDA funded nutrition grant. The Family Nutrition Program (FNP) funded nutrition educational activities. More...

Know your body mass index

Aside from looking in a mirror or using the "pinch an inch" test, we can determine if our weight is acceptable by knowing our Body Mass Index (BMI). More...

Super Eagle Day set for March 12

The second annual "Super Eagle Day" has been set for Saturday, March 12, on the lawn of the Jenkins County Courthouse. Proceeds from the activities will benefit the boys More...

Sweet Mama’s Bakery offers sweet surprise

Customers entering Sweet Mama More...

Other Jenkins News

Dr. Cowart named interim director of CRMC emergency

The administration of Coffee Regional Medical Center (CRMC) in Douglas has announced that Charles F. Cowart, MD, has been selected as interim director of the Emergency Department effective Friday, Jan. 14. More...

Students learn how

to be a lifesaver;
Local blood drive
set for Feb. 16

In preparation for their sponsorship of the upcoming blood drive, Wednesday, Feb. 16, Marsha Madray More...

USDA announces wildlife habitat incentives signup

The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is accepting applications for the Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program (WHIP) which provides financial incentives to develop habitat for wildlife on private lands. More...

Church News

Church News

Needful Baptist

Members of Needful Baptist Church cordially invite the public to attend their first Black History Program. More...

Datebook

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Pancake Supper

The Millen Lions Club will hold their annual Pancake Supper 5-8 p.m. Monday, Feb. 28, at the Millen Community House. Tickets may be purchased from any Lions Club member. More...

Weddings

Miss Mann marries Clark Hendley

Cindy Mann and Clark Hendley exchanged wedding vows the evening of Saturday, Nov. 20, at the St. Simons Island home of Mr. and Mrs. Davis Love III. More...

Births

Births

KELLY

Christina Coleman of Millen and Tom Kelly of Louisville proudly announce the birth of their son, Hunter James Kelly, born Dec. 29, 2004 at East Georgia Regional Medical Center More...

Engagements

McCoy, Sammons to marry April 16

Daniel and Gloria McCoy of Adrian announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Stephanie Ann, to Gary Russell Sammons Jr., son of Rusty and Tina Sammons of Millen and Lisa and Chris Ederly of Augusta. More...