November 21, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

School News

InJCHSMemoryprincipal list

Jenkins County High School acknowledges the following students for their academic achievement for the First Nine Weeks of the 2012-2013 school year.  More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

I want to wish everyone a happy and safe Thanksgiving holiday. It is a day for giving thanks and enjoying good food with family and friends. We do, however, tend to overdo it a bit on Thanksgiving. More...

Letters

JCES Lunch Menu

Monday, Nov. 26 – spaghetti w/bread stick or turkey and cheese wrap w/chips; choices: whole kernel corn, steamed broccoli, fresh apple, pineapple, raisins, garden salad, milk.   More...

Letters policy

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

Obituaries

Diane Richardson Lanier

Diane Richardson Lanier, 49, of St. Augustine, FL passed away Nov. 13, 2012 after a long and courageous battle with cancer.  A celebration of life service was held 10 a.m., Nov. 16, 2012 at the Mandarin Baptist Church with the Rev. More...

Kayla Kirkland to compete in Miss Georgia Pageant

Kayla Elise Kirkland, daughter of Dr. Joseph and Lisa Kirkland of Millen, won the 2013 Miss Altamaha Pageant in Claxton on Nov. 10. The Altamaha Pageant is a preliminary pageant of the Miss America Pageant System. More...

Lorene Blackburn to retire Dec. 1

For 37 years, the familiar face and voice of Lorene Blackburn have greeted visitors and telephone callers to the Jenkins County Extension Service. Effective Dec. 1, however, Lorene is officially retiring as Extension Service secretary.  More...

Other Jenkins News

City to help customers get gas water heaters

City of Millen customers who want to purchase a new natural gas water heater but cannot afford the upfront costs will get some financial assistance from the city.  More...

Hiller Spann Graduates

Hiller Spann of Millen was among recent graduates of the 2012 Region 7 Multi-Day Training Program, sponsored by the Board of the Georgia Academy for Economic Development.  More...

Senior Eagles Recognized

Senior football players were recently recognized during Senior Night. More...

Church News

Church News

Daniel Grove to hold pastor appreciation  Daniel Grove Baptist Church will host its fifth appreciation for their pastor, the Rev. Eric Tate, 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 25. The Rev. Vernon Wright and Faith Memorial will be in charge of the service. More...

Memoriam

In memory Of

Laura Morse

Who departed this life Nov. 20, 2011  It has been one year. Sadly missed, Your niece, Classie   More...

Engagements

Hodges-Ogden

Plans have been finalized for the marriage of Heather Lynne Hodges, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Hodges of Millen, to Mr. Bertrand Lee Ogden, son of Debbie Shockley and Gary Ogden, both of Millen.  More...