January 4, 2006 RSS feed / Other Jenkins News

Parents raise two disabled children

A reader of this column in the Lake Crystal Tribune More...

Natural disasters: Winter storms defined

Winter Weather Terms Being familiar with terminology used by the Weather Service will help you know what to expect when weather warnings are issued. More...

Give our troops time and support they need to finish the job in Iraq

29 H Boemfoeroew Over the past few weeks, a lot of rhetoric and a lot of spin have come out of Washington about the ongoing situation in Iraq. Political partisanship on both sides of the aisle has fueled accusations of More...

Eagles lose to Burke in Christmas tournament

The Jenkins County High School Eagles boys More...

County awarded Local Development Fund Grant

The Georgia General Assembly recently announced the award of $810,000 in Local Development Fund (LDF) grants to 38 Georgia communities. Jenkins County was among the communities to be awarded the grant. More...

JCHS VOCA attends training conference

Recently, officers and members of the Jenkins County High School (JCHS) Vocational Opportunities Chapters of America (VOCA) organization attended the annual VOCA Officer Training Conference held at the Atlanta MarriottGwinnett Place in Duluth. More...

Taxes due for cars purchased out of state

Effective Jan.1, individuals who purchase a motor vehicle outside Georgia from a business and desire to title and register the vehicle in Georgia, must pay the sales tax due to show proof that the applicable sales and use tax has been paid on the veh More...

Sheppard Joins STC staff

Jan Brantley, New Connections coordinator at Swainsboro Technical College (STC), announced that Barbara Sheppard has joined the staff at STC as New Connections to Work Program Assistant. More...

Blankets won't protect outdoor plants

For generations, homeowners have believed that covering their landscape plants with blankets will protect them from winter temperatures. More...

Bragg named ‘Firefighter of the Year’

The award is presented to the firefighter who excels in three categories: total training hours, total alarms answered and total nominations from fellow firefighters. More...

Police Blotter

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

Cavalier employees recognized

Cavalier Home Builders recently recognized employees John Edwards, left, and Chris Milton, right, for dedicated service to the company. Above, Randy Broxton, center, production manager, Plant #2, made the presentations. More...

GSU dean’s, president’s lists released

Georgia Southern University recently announced their president More...