May 18, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Relay for Life to take place

Friday, Saturday

The Jenkins County Relay for Life to benefit the American Cancer Society (ACS) will take place 6 p.m. Friday, May 20, until 7 a.m. Saturday, May 21, at the Jenkins County Recreation Department complex. More...

Health Fair draws large crowd

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School News

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Students recognized Thursday, April 14, outstanding students for winter quarter at Swainsboro Technical College (STC) were recognized at a reception held in their honor in the multipurpose room on the STC campus. More...

Editorials

County "clean-up" effort is in need of community support

The Jenkins County Commissioners announced last week that they are seeking a volunteer to head-up a countywide "clean-up" campaign. More...

Bill Shipp

REMEMBERING NEWT AT CLOSING TIME

Has Georgia More...

Church News

Church News

New Baptist

A Christian Believers Outreach Mission (CBOM) Benefit Program will be held 6 p.m. Saturday, May 28, at New Baptist Church in Millen. More...

Datebook

Datebook

Rabies clinic

The Jenkins County Academic Boosters will sponsor a rabies clinic 1 p.m. until 5 p.m. Saturday, May 21, at the Jenkins County Extension Service building. More...

Farm & Home

Farm and Home

Ag Line: Summer lawn weed problems

As spring fades into summer, we are still handling a large number of lawn weed calls. The number one problem is still winter weeds that have persisted through the relatively cool, wet spring. More...

4-H News

School is out and summer is upon us. How will you spend all of your free time this summer? The Jenkins County 4-H summer program is full of activities that you will enjoy. More...

Obituaries

Louise Bolton Smith, 49, dies May 14

Louise Bolton Smith, age 49, of Millen, died Saturday, May 14, 2005 at Jenkins County Hospital. More...

Libby J. McKeehan, 42, dies May 15

Mrs. Marie Elizabeth (Libby) Joyner McKeehan, 42, of Millen died Sunday, May 15, 2005. More...

Lisa Ann Beard, 31, of Blythe dies

Ms. Lisa Ann Beard, 31, of Blythe died at Doctor More...

Millen woman killed in wreck

Marie Elizabeth McKeehan, 42, of 4344 Frank More...

Centennial Agriculture month is June

The month of June has been designated as "Agriculture Month" for the county More...

Community baccalaureate service this Sunday

A community-wide baccalaureate service sponsored by the Jenkins County Baccalaureate Committee will be held 6 p.m. Sunday, May 22, at the Zion Baptist Church. More...

VFW poppy drive set

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Other Jenkins News

Drivers injured in accident

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Police Blotter

Georgia State Patrol

State Troopers from the Sylvania Post of the Georgia State Patrol investigated two traffic accidents during the month of April in Jenkins County. The accidents resulted in nine injuries. More...

Library News

During the month of May, the artwork of Tamara Lacue and girls will be on exhibit in the multipurpose room at Jenkins County Memorial Library. Also, come by the library to see an exhibit of Jenkins County happenings over the last 100 years. More...

Letters

Letter to the Editor

Dear The Millen News editor,

I would like to take a moment to clarify my position on the Millen Better Hometown (MBH) TE grant improvements being proposed to Cotton Avenue. I am very grateful for all the efforts being done by MBH, and I say, "Thank you," for it. More...

Memoriam

In Memory

In loving memory of Clinton Lovett Sr. More...

Weddings

Miss Getzinger marries Mr. Dalzell

Katherine Anne Getzinger became the bride of John Christian Dalzell 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 12, 2005 at Whitefield Chapel in Savannah with the Rev. Race Lariscy of Wrens Baptist Church officiating. More...

Miss Sullivan to

wed Mr. Boynton

The Rev. and Mrs. Jon Sullivan of Perkins announce the engagement of their daughter, Genesis Marie Sullivan (Genie), to Jason Eric Boynton of Millen, son of Mickey Boynton and Darlene Hendley of Millen. More...

Home Improvement

Bethany Home News

Monday, May 9 More...

Recipes

Southern Cookin’

1 tsp. ground cinnamon

Cake: More...