June 29, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

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Ag Day The mobile dairy classroom is shown here at the Centennial Agriculture Day held Saturday, June 25, at the Jenkins County Agriculture Center. More...

School News

Fields graduates from Ga Tech with honors, degree in chemistry

Robert Brett Fields graduated with honors from the Georgia Institute of Technology in ceremonies held at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta Saturday, May 7. Fields was awarded the degree of bachelor of science in chemistry. More...

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Clark to graduate OTC Damien Clark of Millen recently finished studies at Ogeechee Technical College. He will graduate in October with a diploma in business marketing. More...

JCES honor roll students names are announced

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

Editorials

Bill Shipp

THE REST OF THE STORY

Americans have not been so united and stirred up since the events of 9/11. The U.S. Supreme Court last week seemed to pull the rug from under the cherished notion of private ownership. More...

Church News

Church News

Dry Branch Baptist Church

Dry Branch Baptist Church will hold Vacation Bible School (VBS) for all children, ages birth through sixth grade, 6 More...

Weddings

Strickland, Hottle to unite in marriage

John E. and Charllene Strickland of Millen, Georgia announce the engagement of their daughter Renee More...

Miss Green to marry Mr. Burton July 9

Plans have been finalized for the wedding of Erin Kay Green, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Warren Green of Millen, and Aaron James Burton, son of Mr. and Mrs. James Lambert Burton of Magnet Cove, Ark. More...

Recipes

Recipe Notes by

Melodye Williams

Food is a major part of all our celebrations in America, and the Fourth of July is no exception. Whether your Independence Day menu features barbecue or burgers, these great dishes will round out your festive meal. More...

Births

CLIFTON

Mr. and Mrs. John Clifton proudly announce the birth of their son, Bryce Conner Clifton, born Monday, May 9, 2005 at the Women More...

WILLIAMS

Mr. and Mrs. Tommy Williams of Richmond Hill proudly announce the birth of their daughter, Karli Drew, on Wednesday, June 15, 2005. More...

JCHS approved for accreditation

Jenkins County High School (JCHS) received word last week that it has received accreditation by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS), Georgia Council on Accreditation and School Improvement. More...

BOE office moving in July

Personnel at the Jenkins County Board of Education More...

Commissioners deal with landfill issues

The main agenda of the Tuesday, June 21, meeting of the Jenkins County Commissioners dealt with problems associated with the county More...

Other Jenkins News

Burgess Landrum School’s 18th reunion to be held this weekend

Alumnus, administrators, faculty, staff and friends of the once Burgess Landrum School will hold their 18th school reunion this weekend with an expected attendance of 150 or more. More...

Hiller Spann elected

GMHA Board of Directors chairman

Hiller Spann, president of Alliance Homes Inc. has been elected to serve a one-year term as chairman of the Georgia Manufactured Housing Association More...

Hite places second in national duathlon with time of 3:25:11

Jim Hite placed second in the 70 More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

I must admit that I am a big fan of good science fiction movies and books. More...

Letters

Letter to the Editor

July 4th is just around the corner. What a great time for all of us to display signs of our patriotism. Everywhere we look, citizens will have our flags flying and red, white and blue will be the prominent colors. More...

Cards of Thanks

Card of Thanks

I would like to thank everyone for their prayers, visits and cards during my heart bypass surgery and recovery. It is all very much appreciated. More...

Obituaries

Mr. Daren P. Averill, 39, dies at home on June 18

Mr. Daren Paul Averill, 39, died Saturday, June 18, 2005 at his residence. More...

Lottie Lively, 100, dies June 20 at Brentwood

Mrs. Lottie Wilson McMillan Lively, 100, died Monday, June 20, 2005 in Brentwood Nursing Home. More...