February 16, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Centennial Talent show contestants are sought

Local performers will have the opportunity to showcase their talent 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 26, at the Civic Center Theater located on Cotton Avenue. More...

Other Jenkins News

Photo

Been hunting long? First cousins Logan Kirkland Crosson and Cooper Scott Sapp, from left, went deer hunting with their daddies on the final day of hunting season, Saturday, Jan. More...

Police Blotter

The Millen Police Department reported the following incidents this week. More...

Jenkins named to natural resources board

Mabel Clarke Jenkins, 63, of Millen (12th Congressional District) has been named to the Board of Natural Resources. More...

Datebook

Datebook

Talent Show

A talent show/contest showcasing local talent will be held 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 26, at the Civic Center Theater on Cotton Avenue. The event is part of the "Centennial Celebration" activities planned throughout the year. More...

Farm & Home

Farm and Home

Agline: More on prescribed burning

In my article last week, I wrote about the benefits of prescribed burning in forests. Conducting a good burn every few years is good for both the forest and the wildlife species that live there. More...

Home Improvement

Energy assistance available to low-income households

Low-income households needing help paying home energy bills may receive financial assistance from the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP). More...

Thomas reappointed mayor pro-tem of Millen council

Members of Millen City Council reappointed councilman Walter Thomas to serve as Mayor Pro-tem for 2005 during the group More...

BOE

Bid awarded for tennis courts

During a called meeting Wednesday, Feb. 9, the Jenkins County Board of Education (BOE) awarded the bid for construction of five tennis courts at Jenkins County High School to Competition Athletic Surfaces Inc. More...

‘Eggs and Issues’ breakfast

set for Saturday at 8 a.m. More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

I heard a news report one day last week about two young girls who often made cookies for neighbors and left them anonymously on the neighbors More...

Editorials

Good job!

The announcement last week that the Jenkins County Development Authority is the recipient of a $201,630 OneGeorgia grant is good news for Jenkins County. More...

Bill Shipp

OH, NO, NOT AGAIN? More...

Church News

Church News

West Millen Baptist Church

West Millen Baptist Church will host Dr. Ronny Spillers More...

Weddings

Miss Nolan to marry

Mr. Andrew, May 20

Mr. and Mrs. Joseph M. Nolan of Baltimore, Md., announce the engagement of their daughter, Julie Therese, to James Franklin Andrew, son of Mr. and Mrs. James M. Andrew of Millen. More...

Obituaries

Wilma June Burke Barr, age 61, of Millen, dies on Feb. 2

Mrs. Wilma June Burke Barr, 61, of Millen died Wednesday, Feb. 2, 2005. More...

Fannie Mae Kent, 82, of Millen dies on Monday, February 7

Mrs. Fannie Mae Joiner Kent, 82, of Millen died Monday, Feb. 7, 2005. More...

Julia Harvill, 65, dies Saturday, Feb. 5, in Trophy Club, Texas

Julia L. Harvill, 65, loving wife, mother and grandmother, passed away Saturday, Feb. 5, 2005 in Trophy Club, Texas. More...