September 21, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Citizens react to reports of closing FSA offices

A small number of area farmers and others interested in agriculture gathered at the Jenkins County Agriculture Center Monday, Sept. More...

Tennis court paving underway

Paving of the newly constructed tennis courts at Jenkins County High School began last week. The addition of the five courts to the school More...

Other Jenkins News

Daughter’s medical scare reinforces value of small town for couple

Six months ago, Dusty and Anita Motes of Jenkins County welcomed home their firstborn, More...

Police Blotter

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

Library News

In order to help victims of Hurricane Katrina, the Jenkins County Memorial Library (JCML) is accepting donations for the American Red Cross. Penny Puppy is collecting funds for the Red Cross More...

Church News

Church News

Millen Methodist The members and Pastor Christy Bandy of the Millen United Methodist Church cordially invite everyone to their Homecoming service to be held 11 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 2. Dr. Douglas R. Sasser will be the speaker. More...

Datebook

Carwash for disaster relief The Jenkins County Recreation Department (JCRD) will hold a car wash to raise money for Hurricane Katrina disaster relief in New Orleans and Mississippi. The location will be at the West Millen Youth House 10 a.m. More...

Farm & Home

Ag Line: Fall webworm management

County Extension Coordinator I am sure that everyone has noticed those ugly looking webs in trees. This time of year fall webworms make their way into More...

Dealing with lactose intolerance

Family & Consumer Sciences Do you find that dairy products give you gas, cramps or diarrhea? You are not alone. Many adults can More...

4 qualify for 3 posts on Millen City Council

Four candidates have qualified for the three posts on Millen City Council that are to be elected in the Tuesday, Nov. 8, Nonpartisan General Election. More...

Fair-on-the-Square set Oct. 1

From near and far crafters and artists will set up their wares on the lawn of the Jenkins County Courthouse Saturday, Oct. 1, for the 32nd annual Fair-on-theSquare arts and crafts festival. This year More...

William B. Talton indicted for murder

A Jenkins County Grand Jury convened earlier this month in Jenkins County Superior Court and indicted William Talton of 3756 Hiltonia-Perkins Road on two charges of felony murder in connection with the July 23 death of Leon Lockett, 38, of 1722 Beave More...

JCHS varsity softball team

Members of the Jenkins County High School varsity softball team are, from left, first row: Alisha Amerson, Megan Lever, Rebekah Daniel, Samantha Coker, Mary Johnson and Tori Frawley; second row: Angel Reese, Paige Perryman, Molly Edenfield, Hayley Ne More...

JCHS varsity football

Members of Jenkins County High School More...

Editorials

‘Debt free’ sounds great!

During their Tuesday, Sept. 6, meeting the Jenkins County Commissioners quietly voted to pay-off the remaining balance of $83,320.60 on the county More...

The Chatter Box

I find that as I get older I am more prone to misplacing things or More...

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor, Again, thank you for your wonderful efforts at keeping More...

Memoriam

To: “Big Mama Mrs. Susie Jenkin”

Friends may think we have forgotten When at times they see us smile, But little do they know the heartaches that More...

In Loving Memory of Ronnie Lee Sherrod

The day we laid you down to rest The day we laid you down to rest, More...

Celebrating the Birthday and Memory of Our Dad Mr. Willie F. Mosley

Sept. 17, 1949 More...