June 8, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Millen-Jenkins Fire Department asking you to fill ‘their boots’

Millen-Jenkins County Fire Department firefighters are in the business of saving lives, including those individuals with one of the 43 neuromuscular diseases. More...

Sharpe, Cooper are

"Athletes of the Year"

Abby Sharpe and Kendall Cooper were named female and male "Athlete of the Year" by the coaching staff at Jenkins County High School during the spring athletic banquet. More...

School News

JCHS holds athletic banquet for spring sports

Awards were given out at Jenkins County High School More...

Hill inducted into Alpha Lambda Delta national honor society

Andrew Judson Hill IV, a dean More...

EBA releases names of honor roll students from Jenkins County

Jenkins County residents recently named to the honor roll at Edmund Burke Academy, Waynesboro, were Kathryn Rocker, Daniel Womack, Carrie Newton, Krislyn Lee and Taylor Meadows. More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

All the recent rainfall and humid weather we More...

Datebook

Datebook

Summer School

Summer school at Jenkins County Elementary will begin Monday, June 13. The program will run for three weeks, five days per week and four hours each day. Priority placement will be given to students needing extra help. More...

Cards of Thanks

Card of Thanks

I would like to express my heartfelt appreciation for the many acts of kindness shown me during my recent surgery. More...

Obituaries

Mrs. Shirley Ann Oglesby, 62, of Midville dies June 2

Shirley Ann Mock Oglesby, 62, of Midville died Thursday, June 2, 2005. More...

Mrs. Dora Laura Bridges Dixon, 97, of Millen dies

Dora Laura Bridges Dixon, 97, of Millen died Thursday, June 2, 2005. More...

Mrs. Gladys Woods

Hendrix, 90, of Millen dies

Mrs. Gladys Woods Hendrix, 90, of Millen died Friday, June 3, 2005. More...

Congressman Barrow visits Jenkins residents

Congressman John Barrow met with Jenkins County residents Thursday, June 2, at the Jenkins County Extension Office as he toured the Twelfth Congressional District. More...

JCRD gears up for summer

Summer activities are in full swing at the Jenkins County Recreation Department according to director Teresa Gaiser. More...

JCH staff, STC nursing students provide free testing at health fair as a community service

The medical assisting and practical nursing students at Swainsboro Technical College (STC) participated with the staff at Jenkins County Hospital (JCH) to provide free testing services to individuals in the area recently. More...

Jenkins students among EBA honor graduates

Two Jenkins County residents were among the 14 honor graduates recognized at Edmund Burke Academy during graduation exercises held Monday, May 23. More...

Other Jenkins News

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Lions Club members recognized Millen Lions Club members Frank Edenfield, right, and Lamar Gay were recently recognized for their service to the organization. More...

Library News

"Funtastic Reading" continues at the Jenkins County Memorial Library! Today, Wednesday, June 8, we will have Raggs More...

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New Testament The Millen New Testament Church celebrated the end of the school year for their youth with a program that consisted of singing praises to God and speakers who gave words of encouragement. More...

Editorials

Bill Shipp

"BULLDOG REALITY" SCRIPT

Attention, TV reality show producers! Think you have run out of fresh ideas? Can More...

Weddings

Ms. Horescu and Mr. Kovac wed

On a Saturday afternoon in May, on the spacious but rain-laden front deck of their home, Ms. Catalina Florentina Horescu and Mr. James Christopher Kovac were united in matrimony by Rev. More...

Miss Smith to marry Mr. Osteen June 11

Plans have been finalized for the upcoming marriage of Victoria Smith, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Smith to Jeffrey Osteen. The ceremony will be Saturday, June 11, 2005 at 6:00 p.m. More...

Recipes

Recipe Notes by

Melodye Williams

We are very blessed to have an abundance of fresh vegetables this time of year. However, after a few weeks of repeatedly preparing vegetables the same way, maybe it More...

Births

HEARN

Mr. and Mrs. John Paul Hearn of Millen announce the birth of their daughter, Anna Kate. She was born May 16, 2005 at 1:39 p.m. and weighed 8 pounds, 8.5 ounces and was 20 inches long. More...