April 27, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

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Bethany King, Queen Bethany Home Nursing Center held its annual "King and Queen" pageant Thursday, April 14. From left, are "King" Coach James Roy Head and "Queen" Katherine Beale. (Photo contributed) More...

School News

Jenkins Pre-K registration set May 2-3

Jenkins County Elementary School (JCES) Prekindergarten registration will be held 8:30 a.m. until 2 p.m. Monday, May 2, and Tuesday, May 3, at the Jenkins County Agriculture Center. More...

JCES Honor Roll announced

Dr. Judy Holton, principal of Jenkins County Elementary School, proudly announces the principal More...

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Globetrotter visits Jenkins Middle During the CRCT week, Jenkins County Middle School had a special guest speaker. Tyrone "Hollywood" Brown, a Harlem Globetrotter, spoke to the student body about striving to achieve their goals. More...

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Congratulations to Jenkins County High School More...

Editorials

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Christmas in July

If Santa Claus had a "hot line," it would have been ringing steadily last Tuesday when the Jenkins County Commissioners learned that county department heads had submitted budget requests for fiscal year 2005-2006, which begins July 1, total More...

Bill Shipp

BACKROOM BUSINESS

Moments after the University of Georgia Foundation executive committee learned it would be dissolved, Douglas Ivester offered a motion to go into a secret session. More...

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Datebook

May 12 Health Fair

The Jenkins County Hospital will host its annual Health Fair 2 p.m.-6 p.m. Thursday, May 12, at the facility located on Winthrope Avenue. More...

Weddings

Clements, Coker to unite in marriage

Mr. Michael Clements and Miss. Kelli Clements of Soperton announce the wedding of their mother, Michelle Clements, to Stephen Coker, both of Twin City. More...

Miss Alsup to marry

Mr. Burns May 14

Mr. and Mrs. Jeffery D. Alsup and Mr. and Mrs. O. Maxie Burns invite you to share in the joy of the marriage uniting their children, Rachael Brooke Alsup, to Nathan Maxie Burns 2 p.m. More...

Births

JOYNER

Mickey and Jodi Joyner of Millen announce the birth of their daughter, Abby Kate, born at 8:22 p.m. April 14, 2005. More...

County departments want $1,073,905 more in 2005-2006

Budget requests from county department heads for fiscal year 2005-2006 had the Jenkins County Commissioners shaking their heads in disbelief during the Tuesday, April 19, meeting of the group. More...

4 county bridges need replacing

The Jenkins County Commissioners learned at their Tuesday, April 19, meeting that four bridges in the county are in danger of being closed by the Department of Transportation (DOT) due to deterioration. More...

Jenkins School Council to hold parent elections

The Jenkins County School Council will hold parent elections at the schools on the following dates: Jenkins County Elementary School Cafeteria, May 10, 5:30 p.m. More...

Other Jenkins News

Smith joins Merchant Marines

Philip S. Smith of Millen recently completed Phase One of the United States Merchant Marine Apprentice Program at Piney Point, Md. More...

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Ribbon cut at Pam's Caf More...

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Arbor Day gets support from city In celebration of National Arbor Day, April 29, City of Millen Administrator Al Knight, center, signed a proclamation of support as, from left, Diane Wade, Paula Herrington, Donnie Brannen and Clay Boulineau look on. More...

Church News

Church News

West Millen Baptist Church

West Millen Baptist Church announces a "Beast Feast" on Saturday, April 30, hosted by the church More...

Obituaries

Graveside services held for Hugh "Ike" Thigpen Jr. Graveside services for Mr. Hugh Isaac "Ike" Thigpen Jr., 67, of Dublin were held Tuesday, April 12, 2005 at Dublin Memorial Gardens. More...

Franklin Murrow Gregory Sr., 61, died Monday, April 18

Franklin Murrow Gregory Sr., 61, died Monday, April 18, 2005. More...

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