March 1, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Jenkins County High School tennis team

The Jenkins County High School tennis teams christened the school More...

School News

JCMS students win writing awards

Recently, Janine Deal More...

Syl-View Happenings

Every week brings exciting happenings at Syl-View, and the Ms. Syl-View Pageant will be our next special event. The pageant will be held 7 p.m. Thursday, March 9. More...

Editorials

The Chatter Box

Once again our community is in shock. The tragic death of Brad Weiser, youth minister at Oak Hill Baptist Church, during a church-sponsored skiing trip is almost unbelievable. More...

POLITICAL LOCKOUT

From a distance, John Dashler appears to have the right stuff for governor. He articulates a clear vision for the state. He seems to understand Georgia More...

Memoriam

In loving memory of Evelyn McNeely

Mom, You asked us not to cry, and not to be sad, to put a smile on our face. You ran a good race. You asked us not to worry, mourn or weep, because you had a promise that you had to keep. More...

In Memory of Mrs. Evelyn S. McNeely

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Obituaries

Mr. Alton Black, 94, of Millen dies on Feb. 21

Mr. George Alton Black, 94, of Millen died Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2006. More...

Engagements

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Magistrate Judge to remain appointed position

The Jenkins County Commissioners did an More...

Chamber’s annual banquet March 16

Southern humorist, author will be guest speaker

Robert Alston, southern humorist and published author, will the guest speaker at the Jenkins County Chamber of Commerce annual banquet 7 p.m. Thursday, March 16. The event will take place at the Jenkins County Agriculture Center. More...

Community service workers

Commissioners seek to use more for clean up of county

The Jenkins County Commissioners expressed a desire to use more community service workers in their efforts to clean up the county during the group More...

Other Jenkins News

South Jenkins VFD training

On Saturday, Feb. 11, members of the South Jenkins Volunteer Fire Department (SJVFD) participated in a live-fire training exercise sponsored by the Screven County Fire Department (SCFD). More...

Jenkins School Food Service invites parents to celebrate

Children who eat breakfast perform better on standardized tests, make fewer trips to the nurse More...

Library News

Beginning Saturday, March 4, the library will feature More...

Church News

Church News

Beast Feast Festival West Millen Baptist Church will host a More...

Datebook

Datebook

Eggs and Issues The annual Eggs and Issues legislative breakfast, sponsored by the Jenkins County Chamber of Commerce and Jenkins County Farm Bureau will be held 8 a.m. Saturday, March 4, at the Millen Community House. Tickets are $5 at the door. More...

Cards of Thanks

Card of Thanks

To our Jenkins and Burke County friends: Our heartfelt thanks to all who sent food, flowers, gifts and shared our grief through your prayers and comforting words when we lost our daughter and Corbin More...

Farm & Home

4-H position available

We are very excited to announce the advertisement of the 4-H position at the Jenkins County Extension Office. This opening was created as a result of Lannie Lanier accepting a position with the district office and me moving into his old job. More...

Communities in Schools Williams computer technology winner

Improving the high school graduation rate is on the minds of many people in Georgia. Communities in Schools (CIS) is an organization that helps kids stay in school and prepare for life. Over the last four years, students who are often over More...

Wilson crowned Junior Miss Emanuel County Forestry Queen

The official preliminary to the 67th annual Miss Georgia Forestry State Scholarship Pageant was held Saturday, Jan. 14, at the Swainsboro-Emanuel County Auditorium. More...