May 31, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

State Board of Education public hearing held at JCES

Twelfth Congressional District State Board of Education member Carol Williams spoke at a State Board of Education public hearing held in the Jenkins County Elementary School cafeteria on Wednesday, May 24 at 7 p.m. More...

School News

Students give presentations to JCMS Boosters Club

On Monday, May 8, during the Jenkins County Middle School (JCMS) Academic Boosters Club meeting, students representing every class and grade presented speeches, PowerPoint presentations and other projects about what they have learned in their classes More...

JCES News

Shown, above right, are Jenkins County Elementary Students performing a musical about American frontier history and myths on Tuesday, May 23. Lisa Wiggins directed the year-end program. More...

JCHS Academic Achievment Awards

Students receiving literary awards during Jenkins County High School's recent Academic Achievement Awards program are, from left, Donell Washington, Allison Lloyd, Charmayne Kaigler, Jalisa Newton, Dontarious Lester and Stuart Burrus. More...

Letters

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor, As a parent of a third grader at Jenkins County Elementary School, I would like to say how proud I am of our county's children. They work hard and deserve to be recognized for their achievements. More...

Church News

Church News

Oak Hill Baptist Oak Hill Baptist Church announces Vacation Bible School will be held 6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Monday, June 5, through Friday, June 9. The theme for the week is "Artic Edge." The Rev. Jamie Archer is pastor. More...

Card of Thanks

Thanks so much to all of our friends, relatives, my coworkers at BI-LO, our church families and other churches for the money, phone calls, cards, visits and especially for your prayers. More...

Farm & Home

Ag Line: Thrips

Thrips have been a major problem this year in row crops and gardens. I have received several calls concerning thrips in vegetables, cotton, and peanuts. Thrips are very small insects that feed on the underside of plants. More...

Hurricane season rolls in, Georgians reminded to check insurance coverage

Hurricane season starts Thursday, June 1, and Insurance Commissioner John W. Oxendine wants to remind Georgians that they should check their insurance policies annually to be sure they have adequate coverage. More...

Grants available for those who own, lease land with Georgia Power, Georgia Transmission Corp.

Groups and individuals that own or lease land with Georgia Power or Georgia Transmission Corporation transmission lines in Jenkins County may be eligible to receive cash grants at a flat rate of $50 per acre, per year for the full three-year contract More...

Harold Roach resigns as JCHS principal

When students return to Jenkins County High School (JCHS) for the 2006-2007 school term in August, they will do so under the leadership of a new principal. More...

Construction continues on Savannah River Parkway

Construction work is continuing on two sections of the Savannah River Parkway More...

'Athletes of the Year'

Recipients of the Robert Williams " Athletes More...

Other Jenkins News

Police Blotter

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

Favorite Family photo

Members of Mrs. More...

School's out!

Teachers at Jenkins County Elementary School gave students a final send-off Friday, May 26, the last day of school. More...

Editorials

The Chatter Box

One more day and the month of May will be over! Hallelujah! More...

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IMMIGRATION: THE NEW VIETNAM

If I were king of America, Johnny Isakson or Saxby Chambliss would be my choice for governor of Georgia. More...

Datebook

Datebook

Flag Retirement Ceremony A combined US/CS flag retirement ceremony will be held 7 p.m. Friday, June 9, at the flagpole of the Jenkins County Courthouse. More...

Obituaries

Mrs. Dot Daughtry, 76, of Millen died May 29

Mrs. Dorothy (Dot) Johnson Daughtry, 76, of Millen died Monday, May 29, 2006 at her residence after a short illness. More...