March 20, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Jim Hite to compete in World Championships

Jim Hite has been notified by USA Triathlon of his selection as a member of Team USA to compete in the World Short Course Duathlon (run/bike/run) World Championships scheduled for August 10- 11 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. More...

School News

JCES

Lunch Menu

Monday – March 25 – pizza or chicken salad/ saltines/chips; choices: whole kernel corn, fresh apple, pineapple. More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

Two of my grandchildren were registered for Pre-K last week. I can’t believe it. They were just babies yesterday. I am afraid if I blink they will be graduated high school and headed off to college.  More...

Letters

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor:  The citizens of Jenkins County who attended the “Eggs and Issues” breakfast on Feb. 23, 2013 were treated to the “best and worst” of our political system.  More...

Datebook

Date Book

Cystic fibrosis fundraiser to be held March 23The second annual “Easter Egg Hunt for a Cure” cystic fibrosis fundraiser will be held 1-4 p.m. at the Perkins Village Club.  More...

Columns

Jim Hite

“Why was Jesus killed?”

As most of us realize, time does go by quickly. More...

Super Eagle Day winners announced

Participants and spectators converged at the Jenkins County Courthouse Square March 2 for the annual Super Eagle Day races.  Mark Brannen, a Jenkins County High School student, was the Male Overall Super Eagle 5K winner for the fourth consecutiv More...

City sidewalks get approval for repair

Two sections of sidewalks in the City of Millen have been approved for repairs. Millen City Council dealt with the issue during a recent meeting.  More...

Other Jenkins News

Career opportunities at the Afterschool program

Career opportunities have recently been the focus of the Afterschool program of the Jenkins County School System. More...

The Millen Rotary Club celebrated 75th Anniversary

The Millen Rotary Club celebrated its 75th anniversary Wednesday, March 13, with a program held at the Jenkins County Agriculture Center. Rotarians Ernest Thorne Jr., F.A. Black and Hubert Reeves III each gave brief remarks on Rotary. More...

Military Active Duty List:

E-4 Christopher Simmons, U.S. Army, Missouri; 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...

Memoriam

In Memory of Kattie Mae Wright

“Happy Birthday” March 15, 1924 – Aug. 22, 2011

God had given us one of His most inspirational, motivated, instilled, well-dressed, Mother of nine. More...

In loving memory Of Susie Ann Edwards

March 7, 1957 – July 5, 2010

Friends are like stars, they take you places that you can’t even imagine. They take you on adventures; they lighten up your day and you know they will be with you forever. More...