October 3, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

JCHS announces Homecoming Court

Jenkins County High School (JCHS) announced its 2012 Homecoming Court this week. Representatives for the Freshman Class are Embree Jenkins and Jocelyn Summers. Embree is the daughter of Kenton and Jeana Jenkins. More...

School News

JCMS - Sixth Graders

Sixth graders at Jenkins County Middle School got to know one another a little better this past week. As part of a homework project in Melinda Bragg’s Language Arts class, students made Biography Bags. More...

Library News

It’s Banned Books Week! Celebrate your freedom to read by learning more about censorship and book banning. Then share your knowledge with friends and family to encourage them to check out a banned book during Banned Book Week, Oct. More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

I often write about my grandchildren in this column, mainly because they are so precious to me, but also because they are at the age where their innocent remarks are just so cute. So, here’s another one.   More...

Church News

Church News

Fountain Spring to host Family and Friends program Fountain Spring Baptist Church will host its 17th annual Family and Friends program 4 p.m. Oct. 13. Pastor Frank Bedford of Sylvania, along with his churches will be in charge of the program. More...

Datebook

Date Book

Class of 1967 to hold reunion The Class of 1967 will hold its 45th class reunion 6 p.m. Oct. 6 at McKinney’s Pond. For more information contact Diane at (912) 634-2476.   More...

Man shot in assault

An aggravated assault has left one man injured and another behind bars.  Officers of the Millen Police Department (MPD) responded to a reported shooting incident Friday, Sept. 28, at a Herndon Street resident. More...

Fair-on-the-Square to be held Saturday

The 39th annual Fair-on-the-Square, sponsored by Millen Better Hometown, will be held 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Saturday on the courthouse lawn. The Fair will include a 10 a.m. More...

Commission meeting

Herndon Bridges project may start sooner

Replacement of the bridges over the Ogeechee River at Herndon could start sooner than previously predicted. More...

Other Jenkins News

Jenkins County Eagles

The Jenkins County High School Eagles are shown during their game against Wheeler County on Sept. 21 More...

EMS Training - Jenkins County

Jenkins County Emergency Medical Services (EMS) participated in an exercise in Forsyth at the Georgia Public Safety Training Center (GPSTC) Thursday, Sept. 13. More...

Bynes Graduates

Air Force Airman Vincent D. Bynes graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. More...

Letters

Dear Editor:

The Ogeechee Project that Dale and I have is getting some good results. Our goal is to push time back from Jack Leigh’s book of 30 years ago. Mr. Lee Messex has pushed it back 83 years to the great flood of 1929.   More...

Letters policy

Letters to the editor of The Millen News are welcomed and encouraged. More...

Columns

Jim Hite

GSU football

If you follow Georgia Southern football, you are aware that the University’s president, Dr. More...