November 28, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

A rare sight!

When the first helicopter that was called to transport a patient from Optim Medical Center-Jenkins to another facility had mechanical problems, a second one was dispatched. After several hours the helicopter needing repairs was airborne again. More...

Other Jenkins News

Police Blotter

The Millen Police Department reported the following incidents this week.

Two males and one female were arrested for domestic violence charges. Other incidents to which officers responded included:  Escorts, 11; Domestic incidents, 4; Alarms, 6; and Neighborhood Complaints, 14.   More...

Military Active Duty List:

Sgt. Fallon Mitchell, U.S. Army, Walter Reid Medical Center, Maryland; E-3 Ralphael Franklin Lovett, U.S. Army, Kuwait; E-4 Rhonda Lovett, U.S. Army Reserve, Augusta, GA; Airman First Class Aaron Comstock, U.S.  More...

Library News

The holiday season has officially begun, and that makes it hard to find time for anything other than shopping and preparing for Christmas. Why not escape from the chaos by coming in to enjoy the quiet of the library?  More...

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236 Mobile Homes for Rent Columbia County

DOUBLE WIDE TRAILER – 26x60 fixed, with added sunroom, off Hwy 78, 8 miles west of Fort Gordon, Gate 2. Private 1.16 acre, fenced backyard. More...

“The more, the merrier”

The Wayne and Peggy Detwiler family have turned the phrase, “the more, the merrier”, into a family motto. More...

Law reports quiet holiday period

The Thanksgiving holiday period was quiet, according to local law enforcement.  The Millen Police Department (MPD) reported one arrest. More...

Commissioners discuss move to Annex Building

The Jenkins County Magistrate Court may move to the Annex Building recently purchased by the county.  More...

Magnolia Springs State Park to hold Heritage Day

Heritage Day will be held at Magnolia Springs State Park 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 8. Admission is free, but the $5 parking fee will apply.  More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

Thanksgiving has passed and the holiday season is upon us. Christmas, like everything else, seems to come and go so fast! But I do look forward to it, especially sharing the smiles and laughter of my grandchildren. More...

Church News

Church News

Williams Grove COGIC to host Christmas Concert The annual Christmas Concert will be presented at Williams Grove COGIC, 4703, Hwy. 25 South, 6 p.m. Friday, Dec. 1. More...

Datebook

Date Book

Ogeechee Area Hospice to host program The 7th annual Tree Lighting Ceremony and Celebration will be held at Ogeechee Area Hospice 6:15 p.m. Dec. 6. Events will include tree lighting, holiday music, memory room and children’s activities. Mr. More...