July 17, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

School News

JCHS Annual Honors night

Industry Certified Pathway Completers were, from left, Cheryl Conley-CTAE Director/Business Instructor, Molly Williams, Robin Boone, Caleb Butler, Joseph Gaiser, Bryce Lane, Will Griffin, Dolan Brown More...

Thomas receives Doctorate in Dentistry

Michael A. Thomas, Jr., graduated from the Georgia Regents University College of Dental Medicine (formerly known as the Medical College of Georgia School of Dentistry) with a doctorate of dentistry degree on May 10.  More...

Dean’s List

Megan Kathryn Williams of Hephzibah was named to the Dean’s List a second time for Winter and Spring quarters of 2013 at Savannah College of Art and Design, earning all A’s. More...

Obituaries

Robert Nathaniel “Nat” Beasley

Mr., 94, of Millen passed away Monday July 8, 2013 at his home.  Funeral services were held July 11, 2013 at the Millen Baptist Church where Dr. Maurice Crowder and the Rev. Edwin Taylor officiated. More...

Mary Bragg Humphrey

Mrs. Mary Bragg Humphrey, 81, of Millen died Saturday, July 13, 2013 at her residence.  Graveside services were held 2 p.m. Sunday, July 14, 2013 at Millen Cemetery with Dr. Maurice Crowder officiating.  Mrs. More...

Sammy O. Strickland

Mr. Sammy O. Strickland, 85, of Millen died Thursday, July 11, 2013 at his residence.  Funeral services were held 10:30 a.m. Saturday, July 13, 2013 at Millen United Methodist Church with the Rev. David Willet officiating. More...

Schools to hold open house and new student registration

The 2013-2014 school year will officially open for students on Friday, Aug. 2, under the leadership of Jenkins County School Superintendent Tara Cooper.  Mrs. More...

Unemployment still an issue

Finding a job continues to be a significant problem for many of Jenkins County’s citizens. More...

Other Jenkins News

Military Active Duty List:

Sgt. Christopher Hillis, U.S. Army National Guard, 214th Battalion, Afghanistan; E-4 Christopher Simmons, U.S. Army, Missouri; E-3 Ralphael Franklin Lovett, U.S. Army, Kuwait; E-4 Rhonda Lovett, U.S.  More...

Library News

This is the last week of Summer Reading. We ask that all child and teen participants of the Summer Reading Program return their reading logs to the library by Saturday, July 27. More...

Sylview Happenings

It’s good to be back in The Millen News.  More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

“Rain, rain go away! Little children want to play. Come again another day!” After several years of drought, the bottom has fallen out of the sky and we are now praying for sunshine instead of rain. More...

Church News

Church News

Rosemary Baptist to hold Homecoming July 21 Rosemary Baptist Church will celebrate its Homecoming July 21. All former members are invited, along with all present members and friends. The Five Smooth Stones will bring the message in song at 11 a.m. More...

Datebook

Date Book

Save History Carswell Grove Committee to sponsor barbecue The Save Historic Carswell Grove Committee will sponsor a barbecue Saturday, July 20, from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. in the Cotton Market Park on Cotton Avenue. More...

Engagements

She said yes ......

Jimmie Faye Hendley White of Millen proudly announces the engagement of her daughter, Melissa Elizabeth White, to Travis Daniel Williams, son of Matt and Julie Bird and Joe Williams, all of Millen. More...

Engagement

Tyron Lee Edenfield of Millen and Kris and JoEllen Lewis of Sylvania announce the engagement of their daughter, Celissa Leigh Edenfield, to Michael Brandon Smith of Sylvania.  More...