January 18, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Southern Natural Gas plans new pipeline through Jenkins

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Planters EMC seeks college scholarship applicants

Planters Electric Membership Corporation (EMC) is currently accepting applications for the prestigious Walter Harrison Scholarship, a program sponsored by the EMCs in Georgia. More...

School News

JCMS welcomes student teacher

Sandra Black, teacher at Jenkins County Middle School (JCMS), recently welcomed Amy Avery, a student teacher from Georgia Southern University. Avery will be at the JCMS through April, and will graduate Georgia Southern University in May. More...

JCES October 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...

STC announces merit list students for fall

Swainsboro Technical College announces that Angela McMillan, Angela Smith, April Sapp, Belinda Saxon, Erica Simmons, Freedom Arita, Julia Hillis, Lenette Phillips, Valencia Williams, William Burke and Zachry Rhodes have completed five to 11 credit ho More...

Editorials

The Chatter Box

From time-to-time I share e-mails that I have received with you. Here More...

Jim Hite

With the arrival of yet another year, I looked for a topic that might fit into the usual resolutions-making atmosphere that comes with the change in the calendar. And going through the folder where I keep items of interest, I found one. More...

DHR: Having heating systems inspected

The Georgia Department of Human Resources is reminding Georgia residents to have their heating systems (including chimneys and vents) inspected and serviced, and to do so annually. More...

Farm & Home

Ag Line: Poultry litter management

County Extension Coordinator There has been some interest in the county about applying poultry litter to cropland. Georgia More...

How to calculate your Body Mass Index

A healthy weight is important to prevent health problems like high blood pressure, heart disease, stroke, diabetes, certain types of cancer, arthritis, and breathing problems. More...

Hite named AllAmerican by Inside Triathlon

Jim Hite of Millen Milers & More has been named AllAmerican in his age group (7074) by More...

Cordy resigns as school superintendent

Jenkins County School Superintendent Hayward Cordy announced last week that he would resign his position with the local school system, effective More...

BOE chairman, vice-chairman are named

Carroll Gay was re-elected chairman of the Jenkins County Board of Education during the group More...

Two injured in fiery crash

Two persons were injured Monday, Jan. 16, in a two-vehicle accident that occurred at approximately 3:50 p.m. at the intersection of U.S. Highway 25 South and SR 23. More...

Ribbon cut at Elegant Nails

The Jenkins County Chamber of Commerce recently conducted a ribbon-cutting ceremony for Elegant Nails, located at 122 North Gray Street. From left, are Paula Herrington, Diane Wade, Peter Dang, Cathy Thai and Al Knight. More...

Other Jenkins News

Vandals to be prosecuted

The building formerly occupied by the Jenkins County Family Enrichment Center, located on East Winthrope Avenue, was vandalized over the weekend with the front door being shattered and bombarded with paint. More...

Interact club gets T-shirts

The Jenkins County Interact Club recently received T-shirts from the Millen Rotary Club. The club members want to thank Rotary Club President Eddie Shelton and all the Rotarians for their support. More...

‘True Dogs’ receive $5,000

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Church News

Church News

Green Fork Green Fork Baptist Church will hold revival services Sunday, Jan. 22, through Wednesday, Jan. 25. Dr. Wayne Hamrick, president of the Georgia Baptist Convention, will be the guest evangelist. More...

Datebook

Legal Help Georgia Legal Services Program (GLSP) staff will meet with senior citizens who want free legal help, on a first-come, first serve basis. More...

Cards of Thanks

Cards of Thanks

Mrs. Hattie Chafers and family would like to take this time to thank everyone in helping her celebrate her 90th birthday. More...

Obituaries

Mr. James W. Langham, 80, of Millen dies Jan. 14

Mr. James William Langham, 80, of Millen died Saturday, Jan. 14, 2006 at Brentwood Terrace Health Center in Waynesboro. More...

Mrs. Flora Sea Reynolds of Ft. Lauderdale dies

Mrs. Flora M. Sea Reynolds of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. entered into rest Sunday, Jan. 8, 2006. More...

Dr. Robert Gordon Ellison Sr. of Evans dies on Jan. 8

Dr. Robert Gordon Ellison Sr. of Evans, a stalwart of the Medical College of Georgia (MCG) More...

Engagements

Cameron, Black to unite in marriage

Elaine Cameron of Winder announces the engagement of her daughter, Terri Rebecca Cameron, to John William Black, son of Sandra and Roger Black of Millen. More...