November 9, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Bypass accident under investigation

A 2-vehicle accident that occurred Friday morning, Nov. 4, at the intersection of the Sardis Highway and Millen Bypass remains under investigation by the Georgia State Patrol. More...

County employee Ronald Pye was recognized for over 45 years of service to Jenkins County during the Tuesday, Nov. 1, meeting of the Jenkins County Commissioners. (Staff photo by Deborah Bennett) More...

Other Jenkins News

Church of the month

Jenkins County is a community deeply rooted in its religious values with many magnificent churches. More...

Library News

On Friday, Nov. 4, the Jenkins County Memorial Library was host to Frederick (Freddy) Hargrove who came to review and discuss his new book, More...

Costume contest winners named

Winners in the Harvest of Fun costume contest for ages one through four years are, from Kara Oglesby, 2nd place; Mollie Dann, 3rd place; and Nora Kate Williams, 1st place. (Photos by Mike Dann) More...

Memoriam

In Loving Memory of Vickie Kent Cannady July 7, 1961 More...

In Loving Memory of Grady Lee Wilson

Nov. 13, 1928 More...

In Loving Memory of William C. Hanners March 24, 1939 – Oct. 28, 2005

Today I cry Because I have to say good-bye To the best friend, To the world More...

Obituaries

Mrs. Lynne G. Newman of Garfield dies Oct. 31

Mrs. Lynne Gay Newman, 65, of Garfield died Monday Oct. 31, 2005. More...

Mr. Barney Lee Burke, 88, of Millen dies Oct. 31

Mr. Barney Lee Burke, 88, of Millen entered into rest under the loving care of Portsbridge Hospice Monday, Oct. 31, 2005. His funeral was held 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 2, at the Green More...

Thomas, Ford, McMillan elected to City Council

City of Millen voters in Ward No. 1 went to the polls Tuesday, Nov. 8, to elect a candidate to fill the Ward No. 1 Millen City Council seat. Walter Thomas was the successful candidate polling 110 votes. His opponent, Hamp Scott, received 33 votes. More...

County making plans for new jail

The Jenkins County Commissioners approved a motion during the Tuesday, Nov. 1, meeting to begin pursuing the matter of planning for a new jail. More...

Veterans’ Day

The crosses were placed on the lawn of the Jenkins County Courthouse by the local VFW Post in honor of Veterans More...

Holiday Business Tour, Open House Nov. 11

The Jenkins County Chamber of Commerce and Millen Better Hometown will sponsor a Holiday Business Tour and Open House 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 11. Local merchants participating in the event include: Eagle Pharmacy and Gifts, Edenfield More...

Editorials

The Chatter Box

Several weeks ago we lost out little 2-year-old Chihuahua More...

NEXT YEAR’S ISSUES

Bill Shipp

Remember Democratic consultant James Carville More...

Letters

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor: During the month of November, hospices around the United States celebrate National Hospice Month. More...

Church News

Church News

Big Horse Creek Big Horse Creek Baptist Church will hold their annual Thanksgiving covered dish dinner following the 11 a.m. worship service on Sunday, Nov. 13. More...

Farm & Home

Ag Line: Wheat Varieties 2005

County Extension Coordinator As cotton and peanut harvest is in full swing, farmers have probably not even thought about planting wheat. However, in about two weeks it will More...

Medicare-approved Drug Discount Cards

Diane Miller County Extension Agent Family and Consumer Sciences More...

Recipes

The Recipe Corner

Speedy and scrumptious Desserts Go ahead and indulge with one of these delectable starts with a sample hot fudge sauce that More...