October 16, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

LC Burroughs

The search continues for Mr. L.C. Burroughs, 74, of Millen. Mr. Burroughs went missing Thursday, Sept. 26. More...

Other Jenkins News

Depot Dudes entertain at Perkins Depot

Where can you go for an evening of free, family-oriented entertainment one night each month? The Perkins Depot in Perkins, of course.  More...

4-H State Congress

Jenkins County had a strong showing at Georgia 4-H Congress. Georgia 4-H Congress is the premiere competitive and recognition event for high school age Georgia 4-H’ers. More...

Library program

Children at the Jenkins County Memorial Library enjoyed a program presented by the Millen Fire Department on Oct. 9, including inspection of a fire truck. (Staff photo by Deborah Bennett) More...

JCHS Homecoming

Nicole Wilson, daughter of Lindy Wilson and Kytrena Wilson, has been crowned the 2013 Jenkins County High School (JCHS) Homecoming Queen.  More...

New administrator at Optim Medical

Robert “Bob” Sellers, a 40- year veteran in the healthcare administration field, has been named administrator of Optim Medical Center-Jenkins.  More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

My little granddaughter, Avari, 2, likes to wear her shoes mismatched. She particularly likes to mismatch her flip flops. Why she does this, we have no idea, but it seems very important to her. More...

Editorials

Support SPLOST and E-SPLOST

The Jenkins County Commissioners, City of Millen and Jenkins County Board of Education are all seeking renewal of their 1-cent Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (SPLOST and E-SPLOST). More...

Church News

Church News

“Judgment House” to be held Oct. 28-31 West Millen Baptist Church will sponsor the annual “Judgment House” 6:30-9:30 p.m. Oct. 28-31. More...

Datebook

Date Book

Depot Dudes to perform Oct. 26 Leroy Clayton and the Depot Dudes will perform 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, the old Perkins Depot in Perkins. Admission is free and refreshments will be available for purchase. More...

Obituaries

LaTrelle Robinson Gay

LaTrelle Robinson Gay, 82, of Indian Trail Road, died Monday, October 7, 2013.  Funeral services were held 11 a.m. Thursday, October 10, 2013 at the Thompson-Strickland-Waters Chapel with Rev. William C. Moody officiating. More...

Shannion Carl Becton

Mr. Shannion Carl Becton, 34, of Millen died Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013.  Mr. Becton was born in Bulloch County but lived in Jenkins County most of his life. More...

Paul Minus Clarke

Mr. Paul Minus Clarke, 85, of Millen died Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013 at Bethany Nursing Center.  Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013 at West Millen Baptist Church with Revs. Andy Allen and Franklin Sasser officiating. More...