December 4, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Colors of Fall!

Fall has arrived, as evidenced by the bright foliage of these trees located on College Avenue in Millen. (Staff photo by Deborah Bennett) More...

School News

JCES LUNCH MENU

Monday, Dec. 9 – Chicken nuggets or turkey/cheese wrap; choices: sweet potato sticks, chips, green beans, apple, pineapple.  Tuesday, Dec. More...

School Wide Food drive

Students at Jenkins County High School recently surpassed their expectations during a school-wide food drive, collecting over 600 cans of food for the Family Enrichment Center and the Council of Churches.  More...

Datebook

Date Book

Community Workshop to be held Concerned citizens of Jenkins County are invited to attend a Community Workshop on the Savannah River site and other environmental issues 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 12, at First Baptist Church, Old Waynesboro Road. More...

Engagements

Doster-Chambers engagement

Calvin and Diane Doster of Gainesville announce the engagement of their daughter, Stacia Lorrin Doster of Gainesville to Ellis Lane Chambers of Savannah. He is the son of Frank Chambers of Milledgeville and Jenifer Lane Chambers of Millen.  More...

Heritage Festival to be held Saturday

Get out the shovels, fire up the cannon, and get ready for a day of fun-filled activities! The annual Heritage Festival will be held from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. this Saturday, Dec. 7, at Magnolia Springs State Park.  More...

Christmas activities announced

The Christmas season gets into full swing in Millen next week with several annual activities set to take place.   More...

Other Jenkins News

Millen Dairy Queen raised $2,064 for Miracle Network Hospitals

The Millen Dairy Queen store raised more than $2,064 for the Children’s Hospital of Georgia (CHOG) during Miracle Treat Day in August. More...

JCHS Eagles lose on basketball court in season opener

The Jenkins County High School (JCHS) boys’ basketball team opened the regular season with a 74-62 loss to Treutlen County at Soperton. More...

Donnie Gay

Donnie Gay V, son of Donnie Gay Sr. and Langga Gay of Millen is a freshman the University of Cumberlands (UC) where he is a running back for the Patriots’ football team.  More...

Obituaries

Carolyn Bennett Burke

Carolyn Bennett Burke, 65, of Millen died Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013.  Funeral services were held 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. More...

Jimmy Lee Adams

Jimmy Lee Adams, 71, of Millen died Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013 at Optim Medical Center.  Funeral services were held 11 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013 at the West Millen Baptist Church with Rev. Andy Allen and Dr. Ray Freeman officiating. More...