February 5, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Heroes supporting heroes

They are not just avid runners or athletes. They are “heroes” to the causes they support!  More...

School News

JCES LUNCH MENU

Monday, Feb. 10 – spaghetti w/bread stick or turkey and cheese wrap/chips; choices: whole kernel corn, steamed broccoli, apple, pineapple.  Tuesday, Feb. More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

Gosh what a weather roller coaster - from snow and ice on Tuesday and Wednesday to 65 degrees this past weekend! Is Mother Nature throwing a tantrum or what? My grandchildren were so excited about the prospect of snow. More...

Church News

Church News

Ladies Bible study at West Millen A Ladies Bible Study course will be held at West Millen Baptist Church 7 p.m. Monday nights, Feb. 17-March 31. Restless: study guide by Jennie Allen is available and recommended at Lifeway, Amazon and CBS.  More...

Memoriam

In memory Of Bennie Lee Burroughs

Mama,  When God called you home a year ago, it broke our hearts. A thousand times we’ve needed you.  A thousand times we’ve cried. If love alone could have spared you, you would have never left. More...

Engagements

Kathryn Rocker to wed Taylor Sturkie

Mr. and Mrs. Albert King Rocker of Millen are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Kathryn Elizabeth Rocker, to James Taylor Sturkie, son of Mr. and Mrs. More...

Two men shot Sunday morning

The Millen Police Department (MPD) is investigating the shooting of two local men early Sunday morning, Feb. 2.  Around 1:25 a.m., MPD officers responded to a 919 Buckhead Road residence in response to a reported shooting victim. More...

Armed robbery suspect sought!

The Millen Police Department is looking for an armed suspect who robbed the Quick Stop convenience store on Winthrope Avenue of an undisclosed amount of money around 9 p.m. on Jan. 30. More...

Other Jenkins News

Medicare

The Medicare Advantage Disenrollment Period (MADP) is Jan. 1 through Feb. 14 of every year. Changes that you make during the MADP go into effect the first day of the following month.  More...

Swearing in

Millen City Council members recently sworn in were, from left, Walter Thomas, District #1; Regina Coney, District #3 and Ed Fuller, District #2. (Photo contributed) More...

Millen News goes

The Millen News made a mission trip with Long Branch Church of God Pastor Heath Wingard and Brother Tommy Lane to New Mexico to work on the Navajo Church of God Campground. (Photo contributed) More...

Obituaries

Jimmy Edward Dailey, Sr.

Jimmy Edward Dailey, Sr., 62, of Rocky Ford passed away on Friday, January 31, 2014. Funeral services were held 11 a.m. Monday, February 3, 2014, at Rocky Ford Baptist Church with Rev. Travis Smith, Rev. Mike Johnston and Rev. Al Rahn officiating. More...

Jimmy Daniels

Mr. Jimmy Daniels of Millen, age 50, passed away Thursday, January 23, 2014 at his residence. He was a native and lifelong resident of Jenkins County. Mr. Daniels was a farmer. More...

Mr. Gordon Wiggins

Mr. Gordon Wiggins, 71, of Millen died Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta. Funeral services were held 3 p.m. Sunday, February 2, 2014 at Deep Creek Freewill Baptist Church with Rev. Butch Taylor officiating. More...