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Millen News goes to North Carolina

The Millen News recently traveled to Snowbird Wilderness Outfitters in Andres, N.C. with the Dry Branch Youth Group. More...

Teachers of the Year speak to Rotary

The Jenkins County Teachers of the Year (TOTY) spoke to the Millen Rotary Club Aug. 10. From left, are Randy Dailey, JCMS principal; Wayne Burke, JCMS TOTY; Dr. More...

Sheriff’s Report

The Jenkins County Sheriff’s Office reported the following incidents for the July 29 – Aug. 4 time period.  Theft by Taking –  Motor Vehicle July 29 – Anglin Road Aug. More...

Datebook

Datebook

39’ers to meet   The 39’ers will meet noon Monday, Aug. 15, at the Millen Community House. All members are encouraged to attend. Blood drive to be held Aug. More...

Columns

The Chatter Box

After months of anticipation, the Dateline NBC documentary on Millen and Jenkins County aired Sunday night. I was not disappointed.  More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Jim Hite

FINAL TEXT MESSAGES

“Where u at . . .” “Yeah . . .” “Where r . . .” “LOL . . .”  Obviously, one does not need to be an expert in cell phone use to realize that these are text messages. More...

Dateline NBC story airs

After months of anticipation, the Dateline NBC documentary on Millen aired Sunday night, thrusting the community into the national limelight.  More...

County names Judy Rocker probation director

Judy Rocker has been employed by the Jenkins County Commissioners to serve as Director for the Jenkins County Probation Service. The action was taken during a July meeting of the group with the county probation service beginning operation Aug. More...

New water tank completed

Work has been completed on the City of Millen’s new water tank that will service the Jenkins Correctional Center. More...

Letters

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor:  As a news reporter on a crime beat, I spend most of my week bringing our viewers at Channel Six stories about the bad things happening in our community. More...

Dear Editor:

Dry Branch Baptist Church Youth would like to say “thank you” to our church members and our community for their support on getting our 17 youth to SWO Youth Camp.  This experience has helped them grow their love for Christ and have t More...

Letters policy

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

Church News

Church News

Zion Baptist Church to hold anniversary   Zion Baptist Church will celebrate its 76th Junior Church Anniversary 11 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 21. More...

Obituaries

Bob Hughes Sr., 78, of Millen died August 13

Mr. Robert B. “Bob” Hughes Sr., 78, of Millen died Saturday, Aug. 13, 2011. Funeral services were held 11 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. More...