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Food Inspector Impersonator strikes

A person or persons impersonating an East Central Health District Food Inspector has tried, unsuccessfully, to scam restaurant owners/managers in four counties within the East Central Health District. More...

Non-timber forestland provides billions

A University of Georgia researcher has found that Georgia’s forestlands provide essential ecosystem services to the state worth an estimated $37 billion annually. This is in addition to the value of timber, forest products, and recreation. More...

Couple wins national championships

Joyce Hodges-Hite and Jim Hite are shown with national championship medals received last August when both won in their age group at the USA Track and Field 10K (6.2 miles) Trail Championship at Laurel Canyon, NC. More...

Church News

Community Worship Center to host Gospel Sing

The Community Worship Center, 417 Virginia Avenue, will host a gigantic gospel sing, 7 p.m. Friday, March 4.  More...

Weddings

Miss Fries, Mr. Davis to exchange vows

Kenny and Pam Clarke announce the engagement of their daughter, Joannie Jeannine Fries, to Joseph Mayes Davis Jr., son of Joe and Mable Davis, all of Millen. Joannie is also the daughter of the late Mike Fries of Sylvania.  More...

Miss Mock to wed Mr. Lamb March 12

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Farmer and Alan Mock announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashley Mock, to Jeffrey Brett Lamb, all of Sylvania. The groom-elect is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Walt Lamb of Statesboro.  More...

Make money off your land without selling it

Did you know that now is a great time to make money on your land without having to sell or divide it? More...

Super Eagle Day set for March 12

Get out the running/walking shoes and sign up for the eighth annual Super Eagle Day set for Saturday, March 12, at the Jenkins County Courthouse. The course is officially certified with the USATF association.  More...

4-Hers serve as pages at the Capitol

Jenkins County 4-Her Marshella Herrington is shown with Rep. Jon Burns, left, and Speaker of the House David Ralston. She served as a page for 4-H Day at the Capitol. As a page she assisted Rep. More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

The annual Legislative Breakfast held Saturday was attended by a large crowd of interested citizens. More...

Editorials

Jim Hite

EXPECT PROPER ENGLISH USE

The English language!  All of us have studied it, learned it (more or less), and, of course, use it daily. We hear it, we read it. And sometimes what we hear or read makes us cringe.  More...

Jon Burns

LEGISLATIVE UPDATE

This week we held the State of the Judicial address by Chief Justice Carol Hunstein. More...

Cartoon

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Memoriam

In Memorian

Charlie Jones Jr. (C.J.) Who departed this life Feb. 4, 2010 It has been a year since you departed.  It left us sad and broken-hearted. More...

Datebook

Retired Educators to meet

The Jenkins County Retired Educators Association will meet 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, March 10, at the Jenkins County Family Enrichment Center. Members will be guests for a “Lunch and Learn” program. More...

Columns

Syl-View Happenings

I find myself running to keep up with happenings at Syl-view. I’m working on volunteer nominations and scrapbooks. I took a day off this week and worked on the scrapbooks. More...

Library News

Did you know that today is Dr. Seuss’ birthday? Theodor Seuss Geisel was born March 2, 1904 and we’ll be celebrating his birthday (and Read Across America Day) at our terrific afterschool storytime this Wednesday, March 2, at 4 p.m.! More...