September 8, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Borck named District Media Specialist of the Year

Denise Borck, media specialist for Williams James Middle School, has been selected by the Georgia Association of Instructional Technology and the 2010 Georgia Library Media Association as the Library Media Specialist of the Year for Bulloch County an More...

Other Jenkins News

Job Fair to be held Sept. 22

The Georgia Department of Labor will sponsor a Job Fair 10 a.m. until noon, Wednesday, Sept. 22, at the Jenkins County Agriculture Center, 434 Barney Avenue. More...

Industrial park

Development of the East Winthrope Avenue entrance to Entrepreneur Park is continuing. More...

GSU releases economic impact numbers

Georgia Southern University (GSU) had a total economic impact of $795.3 million on nine counties in southeast Georgia during the 2009-2010 fiscal year. More...

Cards of Thanks

Thank You

The family of Edward Hargrove would like to extend our appreciation for the outpouring of cards, prayers, love, support and food. We thank each one of you and may God bless you. Thanks.   More...

Thank You

During times of great sorrow and pain, we realize how much our friends really mean to us. We are grateful for the care provided by the Bethany Nursing Center and other medical providers, Pastor P.M. More...

Obituaries

Mrs. Barbara Amerson of Swainsboro died Sept. 1

Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors announces the death of Mrs. Barbara Amerson, 53, of Swainsboro on Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2010 at her residence after an extended illness.   Funeral services were held 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. More...

John C. Wilson has new owner

John C. Wilson Company has a new owner. Horace Weathersby III purchased the company from previous owner F.A. Black in July. More...

The next step

Work on Phase II of the Jenkins County Courthouse renovation projection is underway. This part of the project includes renovation and repairs to the columns, porches and fascia of the structure. More...

Millen woman illustrates book

Sylvia Zellner of Millen has joined the ranks of those who have turned a hobby into an official career. Mrs. Zellner recently provided illustrations for a children’s book written by Verdery Boyd Kennedy of Statesboro.   More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

Local citizens should be aware of “scammers” operating in the area.   More...

Church News

Church News

Daniel Grove Baptist to hold revival   and church anniversary   Daniel Grove Baptist Church will hold revival services Sept. 7-9. The church anniversary will be observed Sunday, Sept. 12. Sunday School begins at 10:30 a.m. More...

Datebook

Datebook

Produce Market to continue into fall   The Tuesday Produce Market will continue into the fall. Vendors will be at the Cotton Market Park on Cotton Avenue from 3:30-6 p.m. until October.   JCES School Council to meet Sept. 9   More...

Farm & Home

Farm & Home

The 2010 harvest will soon be underway. The majority of the corn crop has been harvested, with cotton defoliation right around the corner. More...

Births

Michael Jacob Dann

Mike and Allison Dann of Warrenton are proud to announce the birth of their son, Michael Jacob “Jake” Dann on June 23, 2010. He weighed 6 lbs. 13 oz. and was 20½ inches long.   More...

Columns

Library News

Don’t forget our new hours: Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Tuesdays, 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Closed Thursdays and Sundays; and Saturdays, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.   More...