March 28, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

School News

Library News

Rush to the library to see the River of Words! This beautiful display of the works of the young people of Georgia will be flowing on down the road this Friday, March 30, and you don’t want to miss this spectacular sight!  More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

I never knew the word “why” could be a noun, verb, adverb, adjective and pronoun until recently. More...

Editorials

Legislative Update

The Georgia General Assembly is in the final stretch of the 2012 legislative session with only seven official days of session remaining. More...

Political Cartoon

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Church News

Church News

Daniel Grove to hold revival   Spring revival will be held at Daniel Grove Baptist Church 7:30 p.m. nightly April 3-5. The public is invited to attend.  Mt. Carmel to hold Youth Revival   More...

In Memoriam

I don’t think of you as gone away,  Your journey’s just begun.  Life holds so many facets,  This earth is only one.  I just think of you as resting,  From the sorrows and the tears.  In a place of warmth and More...

Stitch & Print named Business of the Year

Stitch & Print has been named Business of the Year by the Millen/Jenkins County Chamber of Commerce.  The announcement of the award was a highlight event of the chamber’s annual banquet held Thursday, March 22, at the Jenkins County Ag More...

School pageant winners announced

THE WINNERS ARE ...

The Miss Jenkins County Schools pageant was held March 3 with 40 young ladies competing for the titles of Miss Jenkins County Elementary School, Miss Jenkins County Middle School and Miss Jenkins County High School. More...

Other Jenkins News

Millen News goes on ski trip

The Millen News recently traveled to Breckenridge, Colorado with a group of local residents on a ski trip. More...

millen woman’s club

members attend First District Meeting

Several members of the Millen Woman’s Club attended the First District Meeting of the Georgia Federation of Woman’s Clubs in Savannah on March 3. More...

Bragg named to Presidents Club

Linda F. Bragg of Millen, a representative of Modern Woodmen of America, has been named to Modern Woodmen’s President’s Club. More...

Letters

Jim Hite

I CAN’T BELIEVE THIS!

This is from the “I can’t believe this!” file.  More...

Letters policy

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

Datebook

Datebook

Jenkins County wrestling “Clash”   The American Red Cross Jenkins County Disaster Action Team has teamed up with American Premier Wrestling of Statesboro and Dairy Queen of Millen to host a championship wrestling event March 31, adja More...

Obituaries

Anderson “Andy” Hodges

Mr. Anderson “Andy” Hodges, 89, of Millen died Monday, March 19, 2012 at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Augusta. He was preceded in death by his wife of 64 years, Edna Bland Hodges. Graveside services were held 11 a.m. More...

Earl F. Sikes

Mr. Earl F. Sikes, 78, of Millen, died Tuesday, March 20, 2012 at University Hospital in Augusta.  Funeral services were held 11 a.m. Saturday, March 24, 2012 at the Green Fork Baptist Church with the Revs. More...

Pearl Attaway Lane

Mrs. Pearl Attaway Lane, 85, of Millen, died Tuesday, March 20, 2012 at Bethany Nursing Center.  Graveside services were held 11 a.m. Friday, March 23, 2012 at the Millen Cemetery with the Rev. David Wheeler officiating.  More...