November 23, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Joe Sasser counts his blessings, one by one

When it comes to holidays, Joe Sasser readily admits that he has a new favorite one More...

Other Jenkins News

Driver escapes serious injury

The driver of this log truck, Leroy Wright of Estelle, S.C. escaped serious injury when the vehicle, owned by Wright Trucking, overturned Wednesday, Nov. 16, at the intersection of the Sylvania Highway and Millen Bypass. More...

Eagles, Lady Eagles fall to Burke County

The Eagles More...

Corrections

The name of Jessica Murray was inadvertently omitted from the Jenkins County High School principal More...

Memoriam

In loving memory of our son and our brother: Don Ray Reynolds Nov. 15, 1961 – Nov. 27, 2004

One year ago today you left us to be with Jesus in Heaven, just 12 days after your birthday. More...

Grady Joiner Sr. Nov. 25, 1925 – Feb. 18, 2005

Happy Birthday, Daddy (Pa) We love you and miss you very much. More...

Weddings

Miss Nolan marries Mr. Andrew

Julie Therese Nolan and James Franklin Andrew were united in marriage at 6 p.m. Friday, May 20, 2005 at Grace Episcopal Church in Elkridge, Md. More...

Obituaries

Daniel Joseph Ginn Moretz, 14, dies Nov. 16 at MCG

Daniel Joseph Ginn Moretz, 14, of Augusta, beloved son of David L. and Julie Ginn Moretz, died on Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2005 at the Medical College of Georgia (MCG) Children More...

Kate Gay Lanier, 89, of Millen dies on Nov. 16

Mrs. Kate Gay Lanier, 89, of Millen died Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2005. More...

Frances Harwell Rackley dies Nov. 19 in Millen

Frances Harwell Rackley, 78, of Millen, entered heaven on Saturday, Nov. 19, 2005. She was a patient at Jenkins County Hospital under hospice care at the time of her death. More...

EMS review determines service is efficient

The Jenkins County Emergency Medical Services (EMS) department received words of praise during the Jenkins County Commissioners More...

Williams found guilty in death of Nick Foster

Tosha Williams of 331 Acorn Ave. was found guilty last week of felony murder, aggravated assault and involuntary manslaughter in connection with the Aug. 29, 2004 death of Nicholas Bershaun Foster, 26, also of 331 Acorn Ave. More...

Christmas in Millen planned for Dec. 2

Millen More...

Christmas Decorations Contest set Dec. 12

The Millen Garden Council More...

Editorials

The Chatter Box

As Thanksgiving approaches this week, many of us will no doubt take a few minutes to stop and reflect upon the blessings we have received over the past year and, hopefully, we will offer a few words of thanks to our Heavenly Father. More...

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor: To all the parents and grandparents of special needs or autistic children: you are no longer alone. We have our very own support group for Jenkins, Burke and Jefferson counties. No lines are drawn, though. More...

EDUCATION: WHAT’S REALLY WRONG

Bill Shipp

What is really wrong with education in Georgia? No, I don More...

Church News

Card of Thanks

Through the illness and death of my brother, Barney L. Burke: thank you to his friends, neighbors, Green Fork Baptist Church family, our nephews and nieces and Hazel Burke, our sister-inlaw. More...

Church News

Williams Grove Williams Grove Missionary Baptist Church, 1772 Highway 25 North, will celebrate the eighth anniversary of its pastor, the Rev. Bobby G. Williams Jr., and first lady Natash Williams 3:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 4. Pastor Darren K. More...

Datebook

Datebook

Free Thanksgiving Dinner The public is cordially invited to a free Thanksgiving dinner. Turkey with all the trimmings will be served at noon on Thanksgiving Day, (Thursday, Nov. 24,) in the dining hall of the Bible Missionary Baptist Church. More...

Farm & Home

Ag Line: Rye varieties

Over the past several years, rye seed costs have risen due to low seed production and demand for grazing and cover crops. Often rye is shipped into the state from More...

Identifying, dealing with conduct disorders

Family and Consumer Sciences Conduct disorder is a repetitive and persistent pattern of behavior in children and adolescents More...

Births

GRESHAM

Dr. Jones Mark Gresham and Candy Alexander Gresham announce the birth of their son, Parker Byne, born Thursday, Oct. 27, 2005. More...