April 3, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

School News

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

Congratulations to Ray Miller, Randy Brannen, Rick Lane, Jimmy Brannen, Rob Sharkey and Chad Waters on completion of their Wound Warrior relay run from Ft. Benning to Ft. Gordon this past weekend.  More...

Church News

Church News

West Millen to host Ladies Bible Study Ladies Bible Study, “Gods at War,” by Kyle Idleman, will be held at West Millen Baptist Church 7 p.m. each Tuesday beginning April 16 and continuing through May 28. More...

Datebook

Date Book

STC to host Job Fair Job seekers will have a chance to meet with employers from across the state at career fairs on Southeastern Technical College’s (STC) Swainsboro and Vidalia campuses April 9 and April 10.  More...

Columns

Jim Hite

“The Changing Face of Journalism”

One of my former “lives” involved earning a living as a member of the “fourth estate” as a reporter/writer/editorial writer for the Statesboro Herald in the late 1980s.  I worked also as a DJ and play-by-play man in radio More...

Wounded Warrior runners arrive in Millen!

Local citizens lined U.S. Highway 25 Saturday at West Millen Baptist Church to greet six local runners participating in the Wounded Warrior Project, a relay run from Ft. Benning to Ft. Gordon. More...

Version of GED to expire in December

udents who have taken the current version of the General Education Test (GED) at the Jenkins County Adult Learning Center, a division of Southeastern Technical College, will need to finish it by the end of December.  The version used now will be More...

Other Jenkins News

North Jenkins County Fire Department presents awards

At its Annual Membership Meeting March 5 the North Jenkins County Fire Department recognized the retirement of Mike Lane. An antique speaking trumpet used by 19th century fire chiefs was presented by founding members of the North Jenkins Department. More...

Accepting Flag

Jenkins County School SuperintendentTara Cooper accepts a flag set from Neil Dickey (right), Quartermaster of the Buckhead-Fort Lawton Brigade #2102.The flags will fly from the Jenkins County Board of Education flagpole.  More...

Head Start has openings

CSRA EOA, Inc. Head Start has openings for children who will be three years old by Sept. 1, 2013. Head Start is a comprehensive child development program that provides quality services for the whole family. More...

Memoriam

In Memory

In Loving Memory Of Carolyn E. Holmes

Aug. 12, 1958 April 6 – 2012  A year has passed and the pain is still there. Words can’t express how much we love and miss you. We know you’re having a grand time in heaven with Jesus, And we will see you again. More...

Obituaries

Lucille Elliot Harris

Mrs. Lucille Elliot Harris, 81, died Monday, April 1, 2013 at Bethany Nursing Center.  Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, April 3, 2012 at Millen United Methodist Church with the Rev. Bernie Khaw officiating. More...

Cora Bell Vickery Hurst

Mrs. Cora Bell Vickery Hurst, 94, of Millen died Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at Optim Medical Center.  Graveside services were held 2 p.m. Friday, March 29, 2013 in the Millen Cemetery with the Rev. Jamie Archer officiating.  More...

Florence Nell Bazemore

Florence Nell Bazemore, 82, of Sylvania, Georgia went home to be with her Lord on Friday morning March 29, 2013 at the Ogeechee Area Hospice Inpatient Center.  More...