September 15, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

School News

Grandparents join students for breakfast

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National Adult Education and Family Literacy Week observed

Brendan Smith and Hope Woolley, students at the Southeastern Technical College Jenkins County Adult Learning Center, celebrated National Adult Education and Family Literacy Week Sept. More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

Of all the items that I write for The Millen News, it is the stories of faith that I most enjoy doing. This is especially true of the front page article this week about Ms. More...

Church News

Church News

Needful Baptist Church to hold celebration   A Family and Friends Day celebration will be held 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 18, at Needful Baptist Church. Deacon Charlie Walker and Sister Lottie Walker will preside. More...

Datebook

Datebook

Book signing for “Potato Bug Race”   is Saturday   A book signing for “Potato Bug Race”, illustrated by Sylvia Zellner of Millen, will be held 10 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. More...

Columns

Political Cartoon

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Jim Hite

IS NON-SCHOOL SPORTS WORTH THE MONEY?

Found an interesting statistic a couple of weeks ago. The nonschool youth sports industry is a year-round, $5 billion industry!   More...

Syl-View Happenings

This was a great week for Georgia Bulldog fans at Syl- View. We received a letter from Mark Richt and a note from Vince Dooley. Vince is a history buff and I had sent him the clippings from The Millen News about the discovery at Magnolia park. More...

Fair-on-the-Square to be held Oct. 2

The annual Fair-on-the-Square will be held 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 2, on the Jenkins County Courthouse square.   More...

Early voting gets underway Friday

Early/absentee voting in the Nov. 2 General Election gets underway this Friday, Sept. 17, and will continue through Friday, Oct. 29, at the Jenkins County Courthouse. More...

Armed robbery suspect arrested

A Hephzibah man was arrested and charged with the Monday, Sept. 13, armed robbery of the Bay Station convenience store on U.S. Highway 25 North. More...

Other Jenkins News

Modern Woodmen presents check

Linda Bragg, financial representative, Modern Woodmen of America, is showing presenting a $500 check to Jimmy Brannen, Friends of Magnolia Springs State Park, to help fund construction of trail bridge More...

Police Blotter

The Millen Police Department reported the following incidents this week.   Tuesday, Aug. More...

City to let bids on CDBG grant

The City of Millen’s 2009 Community Development Block Grant will soon go to bid. City of Millen Manager Lamar Faircloth reported on the grant during the August meeting of Millen City Council. More...

Letters

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor,   More...

Letters policy

Letters to the editor of The Millen News are welcomed and encouraged. These are pages of opinions, yours and ours.   More...

Births

Michael Jacob “Jake” 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...