March 27, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Warriors project set for this week

Six Millen runners are putting their running shoes on to benefit the Wounded Warrior Project (WWP). More...

School News

JCMS announces Principal’s list and Honor Roll

Randy Dailey, principal, and the faculty and staff of Jenkins County Middle School wish to congratulate the following students for their academic achievement for the Third Nine Weeks of the 2012-2013 school year.  More...

JCES Lunch Menu

Monday, April 8 – spaghetti/bread stick or turkey and cheese wrap/chips: choices: whole kernel corn, steamed broccoli, fresh apple, pineapple. More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

On Sunday of this week, Easter, Christians will celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ.  More...

Memoriam

In Memory

In Loving Memory Of My Dear Son Jason L. Williams Oct. 7, 1968 – March 27, 1988

Precious, son, God called you home so soon and it broke my heart, shattered my soul and my life…to prove that God only takes the very best ones…because you were an Angel on earth. (I love you, but God loves you more.)   More...

IN MEMORY

In loving memory Of Jeremy Allan Hendley Feb. 1, 1984 – March 24, 2004

We know for certain that we never lose the people we love, not even in death. They continue to participate in every act, thought and decision we make. Your love has left an indelible imprint in our memories. More...

Columns

Jim Hite

“The heavens declare the glory of God!”

For most of us, I imagine that spring is our favorite time of the year. More...

27 indicted by Grand Jury

The Jenkins County Grand Jury convened earlier this month in Jenkins County Superior Court and handed down the following indictments and accusations.  Quintellis A. More...

Wicked Weather hits county

A line of severe thunderstorms hit Jenkins County Monday night, March 18, with widespread reports of damaging wind, heavy rain, downed trees and power lines, hail and scattered tree limbs.  More...

Local seventh grader makes it to Capitol

Garrison Underwood was a PAGE for State Senator Jesse Stone on Feb. 25 at the State Capitol. He is a seventh grade student at Jenkins County Middle School. From left, are Sen. More...

Other Jenkins News

VFW clothing drive for homeless veterans

The VFW clothing drive for homeless veterans was a resounding success. The kind, generous folks of Jenkins County came through, once again. Commander Byron Scogins expressed appreciation to all who participated. More...

Eighth Grade Superlatives

The JCMS Mighty Middle Yearbook Staff would like to announce the 2012-2013 8th grade Superlatives. Superlatives were nominated by their peers and voted on by their classmates as a way to recognize the unique qualities of 8th grade students.  More...

Sheriff’s Report

The Jenkins County Sheriff’s Office reported the following incidents for the time period of March 1-21.  Burglary   More...

Church News

Church News

Easter Sunrise Services to be held at Big Buckhead Easter Sunrise Services will be held 7 a.m. Sunday, March 31, at Big Buckhead Baptist Church, Perkins. The community is invited to attend. More...

Datebook

Date Book

Tax Commissioner’s Office closed April 10 The Jenkins County Tax Commissioner’s Office at the Jenkins County Courthouse will be closed Wednesday, April 10, for a training class.   More...

Cards of Thanks

Cards of Thanks

Thank you for all the love, support and sympathy shown to us during our mother’s illness and passing. We especially acknowledge the compassionate care of Optim-Jenkins ER personnel and nursing staff. More...

Obituaries

William Dee “Bill” Matthews

Mr. William Dee “Bill” Matthews, 70, died Friday, March 22, 2013 at Optim Medical Center.  Funeral services were held 11 a.m. Monday, March 25, 2013 at Oak Hill Baptist Church with the Revs. Jamie Archer and Wayne Bray officiating. More...