July 27, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Open house, new student registration

All Jenkins County Schools will open their doors to students, parents and the community 1 p.m. More...

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Board of Education moves to new home The Jenkins County Board of Education recently moved into its new location on East Winthrope Avenue. More...

School News

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Jenkins Class of 1985 reunites The Jenkins County Class of 1985 gathered with their families for a reunion on June 11, for a midday picnic at Magnolia Springs and then for dinner at Coleman's Lake. More...

Community Youth Sunday to celebrate 25th anniversary

The 25th anniversary of Community Youth Sunday will be held 11:30 a.m. Sunday, July 31, at the Morrison Grove Baptist Church, where it began on Aug. 31, 1980. More...

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The Chatter Box

The recent bombings in London have once again reminded us of how vulnerable the world remains to acts of terrorism. More...

Weddings

Miss McLaughlin to marry Mr. McClain

Mr. and Mrs. Max D. McLaughlin II announce the engagement of their daughter, Alexis C. McLaughlin, to Mr. M.J. McClain, son of Ms. Robin L. McClain and Mr. Marty J. McClain, both of Millen. More...

Obituaries

Mrs. Patricia Covington, 72, dies July 20 at EMC

Mrs. Patricia "Patsy" Covington, 72, died Wednesday, July 20, 2005 at Emanuel Medical Center. More...

2 of 3 Jenkins schools make AYP

While the Jenkins County school system did not make Annual Yearly Progress (AYP) the 2004-2005 school year, two of the county More...

Sales tax holiday set for July 28-31

For the fourth consecutive year, Georgia shoppers will have the opportunity to purchase certain clothing items, school supplies, computers and computer accessories tax-free during a sales tax holiday that begins at 12:01 a.m. More...

Public hearings on tax increase slated

Local citizens will have an opportunity to express their opinions on a 2.53 percent property tax increase proposed by the Jenkins County Commissioners during three public hearings to be held 7 p.m. More...

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Dr. Gay sponsors activity Several children are shown boarding a chartered bus that took them to Tybee Island Wednesday, July 20, courtesy of Dr. Kyle Gay. More...

Other Jenkins News

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Adrianna named 2005 Miss Summer Splash Adrianna Jo Chance, 1-year-old daughter of Michael and Crystal Chance, was named 2005 Overall Miss Summer Splash on June 4. More...

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McBride graduates from ROTC training course Justin Grey McBride, shown fourth from the left on the fifth row, graduated Monday, July 18, from the U.S. More...

Library News

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Editorials

Jim Hite

Lance Armstrong

Our three-week odyssey of watching television as much as possible every morning is about to end. More...

Church News

Church News "Prayerwalk"

A "Prayerwalk" for local schools will be held 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 7. The purpose is to pray for Jenkins County schools More...

Church News

Class of 1996

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Recipes

Recipe Notes by

Melodye Williams

After sleeping in on a lazy Saturday morning, your family would probably love an extra-special treat for their late-morning breakfast, and any one of these recipes will certainly hit the spot! More...