September 24, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

JCHS makes Reward Schools list

The Georgia Department of Education recently released its 2014 list of Reward Schools, designated as part of the state’s waiver from the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA). More...

JCHS Highest Progress Report School.

“The schools on this list represent some of the finest efforts being put forth in Georgia education,” State School Superintendent Dr. John Barge said. More...

Other Jenkins News

JCMS Eagles defeat Glennville 24-22

The Jenkins County Middle School football team are the victors with a 24-22 win against Glennville on Sept. 11th.  The Eagles begin the game with Markeith Wright and Alroy Parham moving the ball to the 32 yard line. More...

Sheriff's Report

The Jenkins County Sheriff’s Office reported the following incidents for the time period of Sept. 12 – Sept. 19. Motor Vehicle Accident W/Injuries – Charlie   More...

Booking Log

Stanley Robert Williams – DUI-Less Than Safe, License Suspended or Revoked, Open Container, Seat Belt Violation; Georgia State Patrol Post 21; Sept. More...

Engagements

Miss Rocker, Mr. Sturkie exchange vows

Kathryn Elizabeth Rocker and James Taylor Sturkie were united in marriage at 6 p.m. Saturday, May 3, 2014 at Millen Baptist Church in Millen, Georgia. Dr. Cliff Morris officiated.  More...

Fair-on-the Square

Since 1995 “ Bennie’s Bottles” by Bennie Hall of Millen has been among the crafters showing their wares at the annual Fair-on-the-Square. This year’s event, to be held Saturday, Oct. 4th, will find him there again.  More...

Local Dairy Queen raises $3,417 for Miracle Network Hospital

Supporting the local Children’s Miracle Network (CMN) Hospital in Augusta is a year-round event for the local Dairy Queen (DQ) restaurant. More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

I often ride my grandchildren on our golf cart and am surprised at the amount of litter strewn on the sides of the country road on which we live and several other dirt roads in our area. More...

Letters

Thank You!

Thank You From The Family of Retha Ann More...

Church News

Church News

Paynes Chapel to hold Homecoming Homecoming will be observed t Paynes Chapel Church on Oct. 5th. Services begin at 11 a.m. with Pastor Georgie Durden bringing the message. A buffet lunch will be served t 12 p.m. More...

Datebook

Datebook

Pruitt Health-Bethany of Millen to offer Grief Support Group Pruitt Health-Bethany of Millen is sponsoring an adult grief support group on the first Thursday of each month from 6- 7:30 p.m. beginning Thursday, Oct. 2nd. More...

Columns

Mike Reese

“I was just thinking”

What if…you had turned left instead of right, had slept late, had a flat tire. Life is full of “what ifs”. It’s probably best that we don’t dwell on the “what ifs”. More...

Don Lively

ALL ABOUT FALL

Did you feel that? That tiny tap of coolness that touched your face when you first stepped outside one morning this week. Did you feel it? Where I was that little pat on my cheek was accompanied by a gentle breeze o More...

Library News

Are your kids ready for some fun? Bring them to the library on Tuesdays and they can listen to great stories and do fun crafts. More...