January 30, 2013 RSS feed / Other Jenkins News

Planters EMC accepting applications for 2013 Washington Youth Tour

Planters Electric Membership Corporation (EMC) is now accepting applications from high school juniors for the prestigious Washington Youth Tour, a unique leadership opportunity available to local students in the cooperative’s service area.  More...

EMS Class

Henry Young, Jenkins County Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Director, attended a multiple agencies crash victim extrication class with Candler County EMS, Metter Police Department, Metter Fire and R More...

Library News

We’re celebrating 50 years of Amelia Bedelia at Storytime today, Jan. 30, at 4 p.m. Come in for a great time, good stories and fun crafts! In fact, every Wednesday at 4 p.m. More...

Ground or Digger Bees Attack Landscapes

I have often written many times about different pests that may attack lawns, farm crops and landscapes. I don’t think I have ever written about ground or as we call them, digger bees. More...

2013 legislative

session gets under way

The 2013 legislative session of the Georgia General Assembly convened Jan. 14. More...

Millen City Council meets

During a recent meeting of Millen City Council, the following actions were taken.  Council approved a motion to pay from E-911 funds a monthly rental fee to Planters Electric Membership Corporation. More...

JCHS announces Facebook page

Jenkins County High School (JCHS) announces the addition of the “Jenkins County High School Parent Connection” Facebook page. This page will be used daily to post announcements and updates pertaining to the school.   More...

Military Active Duty List:

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. Air Force, Shaw AFB, Sumter, S.C.; CSSN Bailey Alsobrooks, U.S. More...

Church News

Kelsey Chapel to host Black History program  Kelsey Chapel Baptist Church will host a Black History program 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 2. The guest speaker will be Sister Angela Williams of Burke County, along with the Hodges Grove Youth Choir. More...

Local veterans demonstrated appreciation

The local Veterans of Foreign Wars recently demonstrated their appreciation to Optim Medical Center-Jenkins for its enhanced medical services to the community and applauded their public display of pa More...