February 27, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Millen woman injured in accident

A Millen woman was seriously injured in a 2-vehicle accident that occurred Feb. 20 on Hwy. 23 in Emanuel County. More...

School News

JCES Lunch Menu

Monday, March 4 – spaghetti w/bread stick or turkey and cheese wrap w/chips: choices: whole kernel corn, steamed broccoli, fresh apple, pineapple. Tuesday, March 5 – chicken on bun or ham and cheese sandwich; choices: More...

STC’s Vidalia campus hosted Shipbuilding

STC’s Vidalia campus hosted representatives from Ingalls Shipbuilding on Feb. 6, giving electrical and welding students from Swainsboro and Vidalia a chance to discuss career opportunities with a major employer in their field.  More...

School pageant

The Miss Jenkins County Schools Pageant will be held Saturday, March 2, in the Jenkins County Gymnatorium.  More...

Datebook

Date Book

Super Eagle Day to be held March 2 The 10th annual Super Eagle Day will be held Saturday, March 2, at the Jenkins County Courthouse Square. More...

County #3 in unemployment

Many Jenkins County citizens remain unemployed, according to statistics released by the Georgia Department of Labor.  More...

Land acquisitions for Herndon Bridge Project will begin

Replacement of the bridges over the Ogeechee River at Herndon may be soon become a reality. More...

Commissioners seek to stop illegal dumping

The Jenkins County Commissioners are seeking help from local citizens to stop unsightly “dumping” of trash and other items around county dumpsters.  More...

Other Jenkins News

Firearms License fee increases March 1

Effective March 1, Georgia residents desiring to carry a firearm will have to pay a little more.  More...

Arbor Day

Shown planting a Live Oak in the Cotton Market Park on Cotton Avenue in celebration of Arbor Day, from left, are Clay Boulineau, City of Millen; Don Gay and Rick Lane, Jenkins County Forestry Unit; a More...

NRCS sign up

State Conservationist James E. More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

A few “housekeeping” notes.  The Millen News has a new e-mail address. It is now themillennews@gmail.com. Please make a note of this if you normally e-mail news items to us.  More...

Church News

Church News

Sandhill Baptist worship services Pastor Danny R. Bennett and congregation of Sandhill Baptist Church invite the public to worship with them every second and fourth Sundays of the month. More...

Obituaries

Carolyn Johnson Farrow

Mrs. Carolyn Johnson Farrow, 78, of Millen died Monday, Feb. 25, 2013 at Optim Medical Center.  Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013 at the Rosemary Baptist Church Cemetery with the Rev. Edwin Taylor officiating.  Mrs. More...

Claude “Danny” McKinney

Mr. Claude “Danny” McKinney, 57, of Millen died Friday, Feb. 22, 2013 at University Hospital in Augusta.  Funeral services were held 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 24, 2003 at Oak Hill Baptist Church with the Rev. Jamie Archer officiating. More...