July 6, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

DOR assumes motor vehicle tag, title administration

Beginning July 1, the Department of Revenue (DOR) assumed responsibility for the registration and titling of motor vehicles within Georgia, which was formerly the responsibility of the Department of Motor Vehicle Safety (DMVS). More...

School News

Apprenticeship program provides students with valuable job training

The Central Savannah River Area (CSRA) Regional Educational Service Agency (RESA) Youth Apprenticeship Program involves junior and senior student learners who are at least 16 years of age and are on track for graduation. More...

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Students of the Month for May The Student of the Month program at Jenkins County Elementary School recognizes one student per homeroom each month. More...

JCES principal’s list and honor roll for the second semester

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

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

As I was doing the news article on the new laws that went into effect July 1, I discovered a website for "dumb Georgia laws" that I couldn More...

Letters

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor,

Congratulations on your awards. Keep up the good work. In hard times like these, we need some humor to lift our spirits. I have always thought that your writing is humorous, and I am glad that the Georgia Press Association has also recognized it. More...

Datebook

Datebook

Meetings with John Barrow representative

A representative of Congressman John Barrow More...

Jenkins has 10 registered sex offenders

According to Georgia law, convicted sex offenders placed on probation, parole supervised release or released from prison after July 1, 1996 must register with local sheriff More...

July 1 brings new state laws

Many new laws went into effect across the state of Georgia beginning July 1 with perhaps the most controversial one being legislation that prohibits smoking in most public places. More...

Parker is new Extension Service Coordinator

Wade Parker is a "home-grown" product of Jenkins County who returned to his roots August 2001 as 4-H program director for the Jenkins County Extension Service. More...

Delinquent taxpayers

Notice

The Jenkins County Tax Commissioner More...

Other Jenkins News

Pam Dwight named to STC Board of Directors

Newly appointed Swainsboro Technical College board of director members are, from left, President Dr. Glenn Deibert, Pam Dwight, Rhonda Norris, Judge Don Wilkes and STC Director of TCDA Cathy Fike. More...

Police Blotter

The Millen Police Department reported the following incidents this week. More...

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Acrobat performs at Jenkins library Liang, America's most famous Chinese acrobat, along with Bill Patti, performed at the Jenkins County Memorial Library Monday, June 27. More...

Editorials

Freedom is not free

For 229 years, the United States of America has stood strong and tall, a symbol of democracy and freedom among the nations of this world. More...

Other Voices

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Church News

Church News

Dry Branch Baptist Church

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