July 16, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

JCHS/JCMS combine and prepare for 2014-15

The transition from middle school to high school can be tough for any student. New teachers, new rules, and new administrators can also be overwhelming for students. More...

School News

JCHS awards

Honors Night

Social Studies awards were presented, from left, to Mark Brannen, Nicole Wilson, Gannon Walters, Jacob Nelson and Josh Dong. More...

JCHS schedule pick-up

Jenkins County High School is looking forward to another great year for 2014- 2015.  More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

The July 3rd Patriotic celebration sponsored by Main Street Millen and its supporters was another great success. More...

Editorials

Mike Reese

“I was just thinking”

Walking on the beach last week, I overheard Mama saying to Daddy, “I’ve still got to buy the gifts for the children coming to the party.” I believe it’s safe to assume that she was talking about her child’s upcoming birt More...

Don Lively

GUIDEBOOK

I’m benevolent by nature.  It’s a fact.  I like to help.  More...

Library News

The Summer Reading Program is over, and we hope you had as much fun as we did! More...

Qualifying begins July 28 for Tax Commissioner

Qualifying as a candidate in a Special Election to name the Jenkins County Tax Commissioner will begin July 28. The election is necessary due to the resignation of former Tax Commissioner Brenda Mathern.  More...

Run-off Primary to be held July 22

Local voters join others across the state at the polls on July 22nd in the Democratic/Republican Primary Run-off Election.  More...

Tax sale

County and City to auction properties

Approximately 55 property owners in Jenkins County and 30 owners in the City of Millen will have their properties sold on Aug. 5th if they fail to pay their delinquent property taxes. More...

Other Jenkins News

Georgia DPH requires vaccinations for 7th graders

Jenkins County School Superintendent Tara Cooper is calling attention to new immunizations requirements designated by the Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH).  More...

City offers Main Street Finance Program

Today the City of Millen announces the availability of the Main Street Finance Program for residential natural gas appliances, enabling qualified customers to finance the cost of purchasing and installing a natural gas appliance in their home.  More...

Booking Log

Jenkins County Jail Booking Log June 27 – July 3   More...

Church News

Church News

West Millen to host Ladies Bible Study West Millen Baptist Church will host a Ladies Bible Study “AHA” by Kyle Idleman 7 p.m. Monday nights July 21-Aug. 25. The “AHA” book can be obtained through Lifeway.  More...

Obituaries

Claude H. Sullivan, Jr.

Claude H. Sullivan, Jr., 93, passed away June 29, 2014, in Florence, CO. He was born in Perkins, Georgia to Claude H. and Fannie ( Joyner) Sullivan on February 17, 1921. More...