March 16, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

New park manager appointed at Magnolia Springs State Park

William "Bill" 0. Giles was appointed manager of Magnolia Springs State Park effective March 1. More...

School News

Lady Eagles making good show in first track meet

After a strong showing at Southeast Bulloch in the first track meet of the year, the Lady Eagles held their own at Screven County Wednesday, March 9. The final results were Screven County, 53 points; Jenkins County, 52 points; and Claxton, 50 points. More...

Eagles JV 3, Statesboro 5

This game was a knuckle biter from the first pitch to the last at bat. The Eagles are a Region 1-A team, and Statesboro comes from a powerhouse Region 4-A. More...

JCMS Eagles, 8, Reidsville, 3

Tuesday, March 8, the Jenkins County Middle School (JCMS) Eagles took a road trip to Reidsville looking for their first victory of the season, and they came up big. More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

As most of you are aware, The Millen News has been available in its entirety for viewing online in past weeks. More...

Church News

Church News

Millen Baptist

Everyone is always welcome to participate in the worship services of Millen Baptist Church. If you cannot attend, you can always listen to the 11 a.m. Sunday service on WHKN 94.8. More...

Datebook

Datebook

JCHS

Jenkins County High School (JCHS) announces the regularly scheduled JCHS council meeting has been changed to noon, Monday, March 21, at Krystal More...

Cards of Thanks

I would like to thank everyone for their cards, calls, messages, food and mostly for their prayers during the time of my illness and hospitalization. It was your prayers that brought me through. More...

Words cannot express what our hearts feel

Words cannot express what our hearts feel when we think of the remarkable kindness and compassion that was shown to us during our loved ones sickness and Homegoing. More...

From left, first row: Madison and Kayla Boynton; second row: Fran and Brad Boynton. More...

Obituaries

Hiram Daniel, 61, of Stockbridge, dies Friday, March 11 at Emory

Hiram Graybill Daniel Jr., 61, of Stockbridge, Georgia died Friday, March 11, 2005 at Emory Crawford Long Hospital as a result of injuries sustained in an automobile accident. More...

James Paul Frison of Millen, a veteran, dies Thursday, March 3

Mr. James Paul Frison of Millen entered into rest on Thursday, March 3, 2005. More...

Recipes

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ESPLOST approved!

Millen News Editor

Renewal of the Education Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (ESPLOST) for a five-year period and issuance of general obligation bonds received voter approval in Tuesday More...

Jenkins Grand Jury renders indictments

The Jenkins County Grand Jury indicted Willie T. Roberson of Beale Street on two counts of murder when it convened last week in Jenkins County Superior Court. More...

Chamber banquet March 24

The Millen/Jenkins County Chamber of Commerce Annual Banquet will be held 7 p.m. Thursday, March 24, at the Millen Community House. More...

Easter Sunrise Service planned for Big Buckhead Baptist Church

A community-wide Easter Sunrise Service is planned for 7 a.m. Sunday, March 27, at Big Buckhead Baptist Church, Perkins. More...

One injured in three-vehicle collision Monday on Bypass

A 3-vehicle accident at approximately 4 p.m. Monday, March 14, at the intersection of Buttermilk Road and the Millen By-Pass resulted in one injury. More...

Other Jenkins News

Photo

Super Eagle Day At left, Randy Hill of Planters Electric Membership Corporation is shown preparing identification cards for several children as part of the second annual "Super Eagle Day" activities held Saturday at the Jenkins County Courthouse. More...

Local author publishes book

PublishAmerica is proud to announce that it has acquired the rights to publish "Keepsakes for the Soul," by Millen More...

Library News

Do you have old Jenkins County High School yearbooks that you would like to donate to the library? We would like to build a yearbook collection and we need your help. Please keep the library in mind if you decide to discard your old yearbooks. More...

Weddings

Miss Myers to marry

Mr. Fleming June 18

Mr. and Mrs. Tommy Myers of Millen announce the engagement of their daughter, Victoria Paige Myers of Millen, to Joshua Lee Fleming of Millen, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ronnie Fleming of Millen. More...

Miss Hadden, Mr.

Lee to wed March 19

Plans have been finalized for the wedding of Crystal Lynn Hadden and Jon Weston Lee Jr. More...

Bramblett, Forehand to unite in marriage

John David Forehand and Johnna Marie Bramblett are to be wed 5 p.m. Saturday, April 9, 2005 at West Millen Baptist Church. More...

Home Improvement

Farm and Home

Ag Line: How Can We Afford to Grow Soybeans with the Threat of Rust? More...