May 18, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Survivors

Survivors take to the track during the opening ceremonies for the Jenkins County Relay For Life held Friday night at the recreation complex. More...

School News

Jenkins County High School Awards

Jenkins County High School recently recognized students during its annual Honors Night. Jay Bowers is shown accepting the $500 Nancy Wolfinger Scholarship from Claudette Sasser, presenter. More...

Congratulations, Graduates!

Good luck in the future!

*** Valedictorian ** Salutatorian * Honor Graduate • National Technical Society Graduate Sabrina Nicole Allen* Bailey Nevada James Brandon Samantha Marie Barrs Carneshia Deanna Bell Robert Edward Boone* Jay Thomas Bowers Kayla Elizabeth  Al More...

Williams graduates with honors from Hephzibah

Megan Kathryn Williams, daughter of Darryl and Annette Williams, is a 2011 honor graduate of Hephzibah High School. More...

Letters

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor:  I take great honor and pride in having this opportunity to take my hat off to all of the 2011 graduates living in Jenkins County. I commend each of you on your great accomplishment and success.  More...

Cartoon

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Letters policy

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

Columns

Syl-View Happenings

The tea party was in full swing as the ladies found their seats around the table. We had ladies hats for decorations but they placed their hats on their heads and soon Dorothe Garrett took a mirror around to let them see themselves. More...

SCV

Who are the Sons of Confederate Veterans?

“To you, Sons of Confederate Veterans (SCV), we will commit the vindication of the cause for which we fought.  More...

Library News

Wednesdays at 4 p.m. are great, because that’s when we have our terrific afterschool storytimes! This Wednesday, May 18, it’s going to be a circus, and next Wednesday, May 25, will be truly out-of-thisworld.  More...

“Jail and Bail” benefits Relay for Life

The Jenkins County Sheriff’s Office held a “Jail and Bail” Friday, May 13, to benefit the Jenkins County Relay for Life. More...

JCHS graduation is Friday

Jenkins County High School ( JCHS) will hold its Commencement Exercise for the Class of 2011 7 p.m. Friday, May 20, in the JCHS Gymnatorium. More...

Other Jenkins News

Scenes from Relay For Life

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Looking good!

Repairs and renovations to the Jenkins County Courthouse are nearing completion as May is celebrated as Historic Preservation Month. The structure is one of the most historic in the city. More...

Collision at Hwy 25 and Winthrope

These two vehicles collided at the intersection of U.S. Highway 25 and Winthrope Avenue Thursday morning, May 12, resulting in two injuries. Kimberly L. More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

A word of praise for all who had a part in the Jenkins County Relay for Life held over the weekend, whether you participated by walking the track or just came out to enjoy the activities. It is a worthy cause!  *******  More...

Church News

Church News

Zion Baptist to observe 132nd church anniversary   Zion Baptist Church will celebrate its 132nd church anniversary Sunday, May 22. Sunday School begins at 10 a.m. and morning worship service at 11 a.m. Dinner will be served.  More...

Datebook

Produce market opens

The Produce Market on Cotton Avenue opened for the summer last Tuesday. Available this week are cabbage, new potatoes, broccoli, cauliflower, onions, squash and other good things. Please come by from 3:30-6 p.m. More...

Obituaries

Cara Allyssa Reeves, 19, of Millen died May 10

Cara Allyssa Reeves, 19, of Millen, passed from this life to be eternally with her Lord and Savior on May 10, 2011. A Service of Death and Resurrection was held 11 a.m. Sautrday, May 14, 2011 at Millen United Methodist Church in Millen with the Rev. More...