May 4, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Jenkins County Hospital

to sponsor "Health Fair" May 12

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...

School News

Web site designed to help students plan, apply and pay for college

Preparing for higher education has become a lot easier for Georgia residents. More...

Senior baseball players honored at evening event

Friday, April 29, was Senior Night for Jenkins County High School More...

Jenkins County students prepare for the CRCT test

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ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

What can I say about an ordinary woman? More...

Church News

Church News

Green Fork

Green Fork Baptist Church is proud to present "Singing for a Cure" 5 p.m. Saturday, May 7. The gospel concert and fund-raiser will benefit the American Cancer Society More...

Datebook

Datebook

Relay For Life

The Jenkins County Relay for Life to benefit the American Cancer Society is set for Friday, May 20, and Saturday, May 21, at the Jenkins County Recreation Department Complex. More...

Weddings

Miss Bowers and Mr. Wasden united in marriage

George Ray Wasden and Rebekah Marie Bowers exchanged wedding vows at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 5, at the Magnolia Terrace Chapel in Helen, Georgia. More...

Farm & Home

Farm and Home

Ag Line: Soybean rust suspected in Georgia

Last week samples of a soybean disease were found in Seminole County, and it is suspected to be soybean rust. More...

Columns

Guest Column

HB 244 more than a mere inconvenience

I was reading a magazine article recently, some sort of travel story, which described a local eatery in Key West that supposedly serves the best Cuban sandwiches this side of Havana. More...

Jim Hite

A presentation to the retired educators of our county, which is reported elsewhere in this issue of The Millen News, got my mind to working during a couple of runs and rides these past several days. More...

JCHS names honor graduates

Jenkins County High School recently announced the honor graduates of the Class of 2005. More...

BOE to purchase old Planters EMC building

The Jenkins County Board of Education (BOE) voted during the group More...

Photo

JCMS Olympic parade The Jenkins County Middle School kicked off its annual Olympic Week celebration with a "Parade of Nations" to the City of Millen Municipal Building Wednesday, April 27, for opening ceremonies. (Staff photo by Deborah Bennett) More...

Other Jenkins News

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Rotarians hear Hipps Amelia Morrison Hipps, executive director of the Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) Program for the Ogeechee Judicial Circuit, Inc. More...

National Day of Prayer set for this Thursday at Morrison Grove

The National Day of Prayer, "A Day of Prayer to Change the World," will be observed Thursday, May 5, at the Morrison Grove Baptist Church. Everyone is cordially invited to participate. More...

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'Chamber Applauds' The Jenkins County Chamber of Commerce recently presented the "Chamber Applauds" award to the Alfonzo Griffin family in recognition of improvements made to their home on Masonic Street. More...

Letters

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor,

In 1973 under the leadership of the Rev. Max Barlow, pastor of the Millen United Methodist Church, the "Fair on the Square" came into being. More...

Memoriam

In Memory

The Letters of Mother

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In Memory

Dedicated to my mother, Dot Fries, on Mother

The figure that she carried, or the way she combed her hair. More...

Cards of Thanks

Cards of Thanks

Acknowledgement

The family of the late Mrs. Dotsie Walden would like to express their love and gratitude for all of the many cards, flowers, telephone calls, prayers, food and love extended to them during their bereavement. More...

Thank you

Gloria and I would like to thank everyone for their prayers, calls, cards, food and visits during my recent hospitalization for surgery and recovery at home. More...

Obituaries

Charlotte Boardman, 57, dies April 25 in Augusta

Charlotte Lindsey Kernaghan Boardman, 57, of Augusta entered into rest Monday, April 25, 2005 at University Hospital. More...

Janie G. Johnson, 91, dies on May 1 in Millen

Mrs. Janie Gertrude Johnson, age 91, died Sunday, May 1, 2005, at Jenkins County Hospital. More...

R. Glenn Boone Sr., 76, of Millen dies on April 29

Reginald Glenn Boone Sr., age 76, entered into rest Friday, April 29, 2005, at his residence. More...