November 29, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

County commissioners debate volunteer fire department contracts

Agreeing upon a fire protection contract with the county's volunteer fire departments was a topic of debate at the Tuesday, Nov. 21, meeting of the Jenkins County Commissioners. More...

Correction

The annual Christmas Decorations contest will be held 6-8 p.m. Monday, Dec. 11. More...

Other Jenkins News

Cowart, Taylor honored by GISA for service to education

From left, Bulloch Academy teachers Jean Cowart of Jenkins County and Nan Taylor More...

Sapp named quality assurance area manager for ABX Air Inc.

James Sapp, son of the late James A. Sapp Sr. and Ollie J. Sapp of Millen, was recently named a quality assurance area manager of regional hubs for the ABX Air Quality Assurance Department. More...

Cheerleaders take bite out of Big Apple

Five area cheerleaders participated in the 80th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New More...

Memoriam

In Memoriam

In Loving Memory Of Our Precious Granddaughter Anne Marie Conway More...

Cards of Thanks

Card of Thanks

The family of Jimmie L. Burke would like to thank everyone who sent cards and flowers. We appreciate all the phone calls and visits that were made. More...

Obituaries

Gene "Buzz" Brannen, 48, of Loganville died

Gene "Buzz" Brannen, 48, of Loganville died Sunday, Nov. 19, 2006. More...

Births

Wesley Travis Brown Jr.

Blythe and Travis Brown announce the birth of their son, Wesley Travis Brown Jr., born 1:14 a.m. Sept. 26, 2006 at University Hospital. More...

Mayor Rocker responds to complaints

To: Citizens of Millen and Jenkins County Over the last two months, I have received several letters from socalled concerned people about our town. The majority of these letters were from people I don't know or have never heard of. More...

JCHS boys, girls cross country compete at state

The Jenkins County High School boys' and girls' cross country teams performed very well at the state meet held Nov. 11 at Carrollton High School. More...

Christmas in Millen planned for Dec. 1

The holiday season kicks off locally with the annual Christmas in Millen celebration being held 6-8 p.m. this Friday on Cotton Avenue. More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

at the approach of Christmas. Where has the year gone? More...

Editorials

Bill Shipp

WAVE OF THE FUTURE?

If historical Georgia had adopted a law similar to the proposed Cherokee County illegal alien renters' ordinance, the Peach State would be a far different place. More...

Letters

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor, I read Mrs. Ida Lovett's letter and my heart went out to her. In today's society, we find so many people who do not want to work and want the government to take care of them. Mrs. Lovett is to be commended for her work history. More...

Church News

Church News

Ronny Hinson at Community Worship Center Ronny Hinson, singersongwriter and minister will be guest speaker at Community Worship Center 6 p.m., Nov. 26. More...

Datebook

Datebook

Christmas in Millen Planned for Dec. 1 Get in the Christmas spirit with Millen's annual Christmas celebration 6-8 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 1, on Cotton Avenue. More...

Farm & Home

Ag Line: Brown Bats

County Extension Coordinator Has anyone ever had any bat problems in their houses or other structures? Bats are not the most attractive creatures on this planet, but they do have a place in the ecosystem. More...

4-H News

FOOD DRIVE: I know many of you have been waiting to see which fifth-grade homeroom won the canned food drive! And the winners are.... More...