November 20, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Just “biking around”

Fresh out of college, Dgenna Ulrich, 23, of Richmond, Indiana, is living his dream – before he has to get a job and go to work.  More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

The holidays are approaching and the advertisements have already begun!  More...

Military Active Duty

- 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...

Letters

Letters

Dear Editor,  I regard to the annual fly-in held Saturday, November. 9, at the Jenkins County Airport, there was a total of 27 aircraft that flew in.  More...

Thank You!

Thank You   More...

Obituaries

Tommy Lee Proctor

Mr. Tommy Lee Proctor, 65, of 5126 Lewis Church Rd., Millen, died Monday, Nov. 11, 2013 at University Hospital in Augusta.  Funeral services were held 2 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013 at Elam Baptist Church with Revs. More...

Pauline Clark Royal

Mrs. Pauline Clark Royal, 83, of Millen died Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013 at Ogeechee Hospice in Statesboro after a long fight with liver cancer.  Funeral services were held 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013 at The Church of God of Millen with Rev. More...

Ernest G. Dukes

Mr. Ernest G. Dukes, of Millen entered into rest on Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013 at his residence.  More...

Herndon Bridge project is moving forward

The Jenkins County Commissioners continue to move forward with the Herndon Bridge project. Five parcels of land needed for the project were condemned by the commissioners during a recent meeting.  More...

Georgia Academy

Local leaders complete Development training

Jerry Messex and Mandy Underwood of Jenkins County were among recent graduates of the Georgia Academy for Economic Development’s 2013 Region 7 Multi-Day Training Program.  More...

Erin Drake

Erin Drake, Bethany Nursing Center Activities Director, won third place in the Georgia Health Care Association’s award category for Total Community Involvement. More...

Other Jenkins News

JCES students meet STC and construction reps

The Red Ribbon Week parade at Jenkins County Elementary School (JCES) hosted several guests who have become fixtures in and around Millen of late: Robins & Morton, Build Your Future (BYF) and Southeastern Technical College (STC).  More...

Millen Veteran of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 2776

Millen Veteran of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 2776, following their monthly meeting, surprised Casey Johnson at his home. More...

Christmas Decorations Contest to take place Dec. 9

Garden Council   The Millen Garden Council met Nov. 9 at the Education Building located behind Optim Medical Center-Jenkins.  More...

Datebook

Date Book

Christmas in Millen set for Dec. 13 The annual Christmas in Millen celebration has been set for Friday, Dec 13. You’re your calendars and plan to attend. Additional details will be published in an upcoming issue of The Millen News.   More...