July 11, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Sherril Jones seeks Tax Commissioner seat

Sherril Bradham Jones has qualified as a candidate for the office of Jenkins County Tax Commissioner in the July 31 General Primary election.  More...

Other Jenkins News

JCHS Honors Night

Marine awards were presented, from left, by Staff Sgt. More...

State 4- H Council

Jenkins County 4-H’ers attended State 4-H Council at Rock Eagle 4-H Center during the weekend of June 22-24. State Council is the annual meeting of the Georgia 4- H Council. More...

4- H Camp

Jenkins County 4-H’ers enjoyed a nice week at camp June 11-15 at Rock Eagle 4-H Center. More...

Cards of Thanks

Card of Thanks

Thank You   We would like to thank everyone for the prayers, visits, food, flowers and love given to our family during our time at the hospital and during our loss. More...

Millen man wins $100K in lottery

A Millen landscaper has raked in big bucks from the Georgia Lottery. Leroy Smith, 27, won $100,000 playing the instant game Big Bucks.  Smith claimed his prize Tuesday, July 3. More...

Early voting is underway

Advance, absentee in-person, voting in the July 31 General Primary/Non-Partisan Election began on Monday of this week and will continue through July 27. All voting will take place at the Jenkins County Courthouse Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. until 5 p.m. More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

Last Thursday night’s thunderstorm did considerable damage in portions of Jenkins County and the City of Millen. Friday found many residents cleaning up fallen tree limbs and other debris. More...

Editorials

Jim Hite

IT’S WORTH REPEATING!

I sure hope all of you were able to enjoy the fantastic Fourth of July fireworks at our recreation park. It was exciting and well done and a perfect preparation for our own celebration of our nation’s birthday.  More...

Political Cartoon

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Letters

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

Benefit for Angela Elliott to be held   “A Day in the Country” benefit for Angela Elliot will be held 5-11 p.m. Saturday, July 14, at Hanging Rocks Plantation. More...

Obituaries

Jacqueline Evelyn Burton Landrum

Jacqueline “Jackie” Evelyn Burton Landrum, 86, of Millen went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, July 4, 2012 in Millen, Georgia.  A service was held at Millen Baptist Church 1:30 p.m. Saturday, July 7, 2012. More...