August 22, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

New ambulance

Henry Young, Jenkins County Emergency Medical Services Director, is shown with the department’s new ambulance. The ambulance cost $119,957. More...

Other Jenkins News

Local woman’s relative is recognized for U.S. Navy Service.

Senior Chief Shawn A. Gibbons, son-in-law of Yvonne China Ferguson of Millen, was recently recognized by the U.S. Navy for his dedicated service to his country. More...

Rotary - Teachers of the year

Rob Gray, Jenkins County High School Principal, described his leadership philosophy to the Millen Rotary Club at its Aug. 15 meeting. Jenkins County Teachers of the Year spoke to the Millen Rotary Club at its Aug. 8 meeting.   More...

Edenfield Building gets a facelift

One of the city’s historic treasures is currently undergoing a facelift, thanks to its owner, Harold Moore.  The Edenfield Building located on the east end of Cotton Avenue, is among the buildings built by John M. More...

Local teacher jailed in Burke County

A Jenkins County High School special education teacher is being held in the Burke County Jail after failing a drug test.   More...

City Council called meeting

City voters to decide Sunday alcohol sales

City voters will have the opportunity to decide whether or not the sale of beer and wine may take place on Sundays within the city limits of Millen. More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

After years of wearing the label “eye sore”, the site of the Old Soc Station on Winthrope Avenue will soon be put to good use. More...

Letters

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor:  On behalf of the Georgia Department of Transportation and the State Transportation Board, I want to congratulate the voters of the Central Savannah River Regional District. More...

Church News

Church News

Nannie E. Williams to host program  Men and women’s Day will be observed at Nannie E. Williams United Methodist Church 11:30 a.m. Aug. 26. More...

Datebook

Date Book

Buckhead Academy to hold Homecoming 2012 Buckhead Academy will hold Homecoming 2012 Saturday, Oct. 6, at 7 p.m., at the Millen Community House. Everyone who was associated with the school for any length of time is invited. More...

Columns

Jim Hite

Thanks to the hundreds of hours broadcast by NBC’s channels from the London Olympics and the judicious use of our DVR, Joyce and I were able to view more track, running, cycling and triathlon than ever before, some for the first time. More...