December 28, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Medicaid enrollment requires new income verification

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School News

Miss Blalock to marry Mr. Mincey in June

Miss Elizabeth Bessie Blalock of Claxton and Mr. Jeremy Slade Mincey of Millen are proud to announce their engagement. More...

Sixth grader wins JCMS Spelling Bee

The Jenkins County Middle School (JCMS) Spelling Bee was held on Tuesday, Dec. 6. Sixth grader Emily Edenfield prevailed to become the 2005 JCMS Spelling Bee champion. She is the daughter of Tracy and Susan Edenfield of Millen. More...

Interact Club honors emergency personnel

The Jenkins County High School Interact Club recently held a chili and hot dog dinner to honor the emergency personnel in Millen and Jenkins County. Austin Steed welcomed the guests and Brookes Brinson said a prayer before the meal. More...

Church News

Church News

Daniel Grove Daniel Grove Baptist Church will hold a More...

Memoriam

In Memory

In Loving Memory Of our Mother and Nanny Dot Fries More...

Datebook

Datebook

Guido Gardens The beacons are still lighting up the sky, calling visitors from far and near to the annual Nights of Lights celebration at Guido Gardens, located in Metter. The lights are on nightly from 5:30 p.m. More...

Farm & Home

Ag Line: Perfect time for planting trees

Do you remember how hot it was this past summer? Wouldn More...

New eating habits for the New Year

Family & Consumer Sciences Now that we have entered 2006, many people will take time to reflect on the past and make plans for the future. Some will decide More...

2005 headlines are reviewed

Millen Better Hometown is the recipient of a $1,400 art grant from the Grassroots Arts Program. More...

Nuisance ordinance considered

The possible need for a public nuisance ordinance in Jenkins County was discussed during the Tuesday, Dec. 20, meeting of the Jenkins County Commissioners. More...

Hamon publishes third book

When it comes to writing a book, the Rev. B.G. Hamon can now consider himself a More...

Other Jenkins News

MLK celebration committee host for reception honoring grand marshals

The Millen-Jenkins County Martin Luther King Celebration Committee will hold a reception in honor of the 2006 parade grand marshals, Damien Clark and Joshua Grier at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 29, at the Morrison Grove Baptist Church. More...

Internet scam IRS issues consumer alert

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) today has issued a consumer alert about an internet scam in which consumers receive an e-mail informing them of a tax refund. More...

Church of the month

Jenkins County is a community deeply rooted in its religious values with many magnificent churches. The Millen News will spotlight a different church monthly as the More...

Editorials

The Chatter Box

Please remember to come by The Millen News office as soon as possible and pick up your Magic of Christmas photographs. We have no use for them, and I More...

MHDDAD cautions drivers to be safe during the holiday season

Before getting behind the wheel this holiday season, the Georgia Division of Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities and Addictive Diseases (MHDDAD) encourages all Georgians to think twice. More...

Regular visits from family, friends good for nursing home residents

Many nursing home residents don More...

Weddings

Miss Govero, Mr. Waters wed

Karen and Fred Cotton of Stilson, Norma and Marvin Herndon of Millen and Horace and Jeanie Waters of Midway announce the wedding of their children, Courtney Faith Govero and Robert Chad Waters. More...

Recipes

Recipes

No self-respecting Southerner would spend a New Year More...