August 15, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Local 4-H’ers at Rock Eagle

Former Jenkins County 4-H’ers Callie Dailey and Lavonte Lovett had the honor of serving as camp counselors at Rock Eagle 4-H Center. More...

Other Jenkins News

Jenkins County School System adopts new meal pattern

Jenkins County School Food Service is updating meals served in school cafeterias. More...

GED graduates of the Jenkins County Learning Center

GED graduates of the Jenkins County Learning Center, a division of Southeastern Technical College, who participated in graduation exercises were, from left, seated: Patricia Thurston, Michelle Moms, More...

Millen Dairy Queen supports MCG Children’s Hospital

Employees from the Millen Dairy Queen store raised $1,629.81 throughout 2012 for MCG Children’s Hospital, which is the Children’s Miracle Network (CMN) affiliated hospital in Augusta.   More...

Datebook

Date Book

39ers to meet Aug. 20 The 39ers will meet noon Monday, Aug. 20, at the Millen Community House. Visitors are welcome to attend.   More...

Obituaries

Mr. Odell Williams, Jr.

Mr. Odell Williams Jr., 68, of Millen died Friday, Aug. 10, 2012 in Albany following a long illness.  Graveside services were held 11 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2012 at the Millen Cemetery with Dr. Maurice Crowder officiating. Mr. More...

Joyner gets full Emory Scholarship In PHD Program

Chester Joyner of Millen has been admitted into the Immunology and Molecular Pathogenesis PhD program in the graduate division of biological and biomedical sciences at Emory University with a full scholarship that includes a full-tuition grant, annua More...

Courthouse Phase III Project Received

Renovation of the Jenkins County Courthouse will soon move into Phase III. The Jenkins County Commissioners discussed plans for the project with Frank D’Archangelo, architect, during a recent meeting of the group.   More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

An e-mail buddy sent me the following “animal humor.” I have no idea as to whether or not it is actually factual, but it is certainly entertaining to read. More...

Letters

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

Miracle Temple to hold Family and Friends program  Family and Friends Day will be observed at Miracle Temple 7:30 p.m. Aug. 18. The speaker will be Minister Rick Lowe. The church will also host musicians’ appreciation for Bro. More...

Memoriam

In Memory

Continuous Bonds  I have only slipped away into the next room. I am I and you are you. Whatever we were to each other, that we still are.  Emmett Ramsey Emery Ramsey Delphine Swanson   More...

Cards of Thanks

Thank You!

The Educational Management Consultants, Ms. Barbara Shumake Williams, CEO who coordinated with the BLS Class of 1967 Health Fair and Back to School Bash on Saturday, Aug. 4, 2012, would like to thank everyone who contributed toward school supplies. More...