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Jenkins EMS receives weapons education

Jenkins County Emergency Medical Services (EMS) recently participated in a continuing education class. The EMS sponsored and participated in a concealed weapons recognition class.   More...

Dr. Barge on charter schools

State School Superintendent Dr. John Barge released the following statement today about the constitutional amendment on charter schools:   More...

Flag Donated

Linda Bragg of Modern Woodmen, left, donates a U.S. flag to the Jenkins County Memorial Library, accepted by Daina Lloyd. More...

Memoriam

Eddie Bolton Memoriam

Months have grown day by day,  It’s now a year since he went away. Thoughts are full and hearts do weigh,  Without him here to share the way.  Time may dull the hand of fate,  Memory forever recalls the date. More...

Kacey Lane Memoriam

In loving memory Of Kacey Lane Who departed this life five years ago  Sept. 10, 2007   More...

Tales of the Ogeechee

Fishermen seek stories of river’s past

It was deep water, jackfish and dark forests. The Ogeechee River 71 year-old Gary Joiner grew up on was a different creature than the one that now crawls past his family’s landing in Millen.   More...

Avoid a tragedy – Stop for school buses

The school buses are rolling again and local motorists are being cautioned to observe safety regulations when passing buses. More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

When I first began writing for the newspaper, I was given some advice by a very wise gentleman, Jimmy Ezell, editor of The True Citizen. More...

Letters

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor: Recent Jenkins County teacher issue in the news – Everyone needs to calm down, be patient and let the process work. 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

Jones Temple to host choir anniversary Jones Temple Baptist Church, near Herndon, will host its 21st SR Choir Anniversary 2  More...

Datebook

Date Book

Fundraiser to benefit scholarship The Martin Luther King Jr. Committee will sponsor a chicken/fish plate sale 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 1, at Zion Baptist Church. Patrons may dine-in or take-out.   More...

Obituaries

Claude McKinney

Mr. Claude McKinney, 85, of Millen died at his residence Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012. A memorial service was held 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012, at Oak Hill Baptist Church with the Rev. Jamie Archer officiating. More...