October 19, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

5th annual Harvest of Fun set for Oct. 31 on Cotton Avenue

Cotton Avenue in downtown Millen will again be alive with family fun as Millen Better Hometown and Jenkins County Chamber of Commerce sponsor the fifth annual Harvest of Fun festival on Monday, Oct. 31, from 6-8 p.m. More...

School News

Local schools celebrate “Lights On” Oct. 20

On Thursday, Oct. More...

Make a difference

Amy Swan More...

JCES Students of the Month

The Student of the Month program at Jenkins County Elementary School recognizes one student per homeroom each month who maintains good behavior in all school activities, makes an excellent effort to complete all schoolwork and maintains a good attend More...

Church News

Church News

Rosemary Baptist Rosemary Baptist Church will hold their Fall Festival 6 p.m. More...

Datebook

Athletic Boosters The Jenkins County Athletic Booster Club will meet at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 24, at the Planters Electric Membership Corp. office on U.S. Highway 25 North. More...

Farm & Home

Ag Line: Growing pansies

County Extension Coordinator I was watching More...

How to recognize the danger of suicide

Family and Consumer Sciences The facts about teenage suicide are frightening. Suicide is the third leading cause of death among 15to 24-year-olds. More...

Bethany Home News

Monday, Oct. 3. Our morning started off with laundry folding. The residents enjoy folding the dryer warmed hand towels, wash cloths and bibs. Next, we moved on to a very fast game of Bingo. The cards and numbers were agreeable to the residents. More...

Millen man charged in Wal-Mart attack

A Jenkins County man is facing a variety of charges in connection with an attack on a woman in a restroom at the Wal-Mart store of Statesboro around 6:20 p.m. Friday, Oct. 14. More...

Jenkins Chamber to offer Drug Free Workplace training for businesses

Through the Jenkins County Chamber of Commerce, local businesses and industries have the opportunity to participate in the Drugs Don More...

JCMS to start 5 minutes earlier beginning Monday

Dr. Joseph Kirkland, principal of Jenkins County Middle School, announced this week that the school will begin five minutes earlier beginning Monday, Oct. 24. School will begin at 8:10 a.m. More...

Cookbooks arrive!

Jenkins County More...

Other Jenkins News

3-year-old Millen boy killed in Midville accident Saturday

A young Millen boy was killed last Saturday when his family More...

Open week gives Eagles rest

This past week, the Jenkins County High School Eagle football team did something they had not done since late July. They had a few days of rest. More...

Police Blotter

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

Editorials

TAKING A GAMBLE

Following is a proposed speech for Ralph Reed More...

Letters policy

Letters to the editor of The Millen News are welcomed and encouraged. These are pages of opinions, yours and ours. More...

Obituaries

Polly G. Sampson, 43, of Millen dies on Oct. 9

Polly G. Sampson, 43, of Millen died Sunday, Oct. 9, 2005. More...

Nell Palmore Suggs, 79, of Millen dies on Oct. 7

Nell Palmore Suggs, 79, of Millen went home to be with the Lord on Friday evening, Oct. 7, 2005 at Burke Medical Center in Waynesboro. More...

Recipes

The Recipe Corner

The sweet taste of fall More...