January 12, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Registrar’s office is construction zone

Visitors to the Jenkins County Courthouse will notice an array of bookshelves, tables and chairs lining several walls along the first floor lobby – signs of a “work in progress”. More...

Other Jenkins News

Volunteers recognized

  Jenkins County Hospital (JCH) recently recognized its 2010 Volunteers of the Year. From left are, volunteers Tallulah McNeely and Irene Drummer with Anette Head of JCH. More...

Herdina speaks, club gets new member

    Linda Herdina, director of Rotary’s Medical Equipment Transport Service, discussed the program at the Jan. 5 Millen Rotary Club meeting. Millen Rotary Club president Joey Kirkland, right, welcomed Brad Trower as a new member.  More...

Millen News goes to Bahamas

The Millen News recently traveled with a group of local residents to the Bahamas. More...

Cards of Thanks

Thank You

I wish to take this opportunity to express my sincere gratitude for the many kindnesses shown me and my family during my recent surgery, hospitalization and recovery. More...

Obituaries

Beunice “Bee” Roberts, 93, died January 7

Beunice “Bee” Roberts, 93, of Winchester, Kentucky entered into rest on Jan. 7, 2011, at the Clark Regional Medical Center.  Funeral services were held 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2011 at the First United Methodist Church by Rev. More...

Columns

Sheriff’s Report

The Jenkins County Sheriff’s Office reported the following incidents for the Dec. 31, 2010 – Jan. 6, 2011 time period.  Armed Robbery Jan. 2 – Huddle House, Highway 25 North  More...

Syl-View Happenings

Monday, Jan. 10, was a cold and icy day and on the Syl-View activity calendar it was “Soup Day”. This is the day when volunteers provide homemade soups, chili and cornbread for the residents and staff.  More...

Political Cartoon

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Clean up of SOC Station to begin

By Deborah Bennett Millen News Editor  More...

Job seekers urged to be patient

By Deborah Bennett Millen News Editor  Local citizens interested in securing jobs related to the construction and operation of the Jenkins Correctional Center should “remain patient”, according to Paula Herrington, Millen/Jenkins Cou More...

Memorial Benches placed on Cotton Ave.

New benches and trash receptacles have been placed on Cotton Avenue through donations and fund-raisers, a project of Millen Better Hometown, which raised over $16,000 to purchase the items.  More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

As the New Year began, television news shows were filled with comments from those offering “predictions” for 2011. It was interesting to hear, but I was doubtful that any of those predictions would actually take place.  More...

Church News

Needful Baptist Church to celebrate pastor’s anniversary

Needful Baptist Church will celebrate the third Pastor’s Anniversary for the Rev. James Waltower 3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 16. The guest speaker will be the Rev. Harry Baldwin. More...

Memoriam

In Memoriam

My dear, Charles, it has been three years since you held my hand  And whispered, “I love you” and you slipped away from me in death.  God saw you so tired and a cure was not meant to be,  So He put His arms around you and w More...

Weddings

Miss Lever to marry Mr. Sharpe April 2

Ms. Sonya Lever and Mr. Timmy Lever, of Millen, announce the engagement of their daughter, Megan Renee’ Lever, to Mr. Bobby Dean Sharpe of Millen. He is the son of Ms. Beth Sharpe and the late Mr. Dave Sharpe, of Millen.  More...

Recipes

Kountry Kitchen Cooking

If losing weight or eating healthier was one of your New Year’s resolutions, these recipes should fit into your plans nicely. Easy Grilled Chicken 4 skinless, boneless chicken breast halves 1 c. More...