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Millen Woman injured in 2-vehicle accident

Runette Herrmann of Millen was airlifted to Georgia Regents Hospital, Augusta, following this 2-vehicle accident that occurred Thursday, Oct. 31st, on Recreation Drive. A Georgia State Patrol spokesperson said Ms.  More...

Correctional Center

Jenkins Correctional Center staff participated in a cook off/ bake off contest on Oct. 24th to assist with the local “Miracle Walk” breast cancer fundraiser.  More...

Depot Dudes

The Depot Dudes are shown during their final performance for the season at the Perkins Depot. The event was preceded by a barbecue with all the trimmings. (Photos contributed.) More...

Engagements

McBride- Davis Engagement Announcement

Mr. and Mrs. William Joseph McBride are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Danielle Cynthia McBride, to Mason Lee Davis, son of Mr. and Mrs. Clint Albert Davis Jr. all of Millen, Georgia.  More...

COSTUME CONTEST

Winners in the Harvest of Fun costume contest for ages 0-4 are, from left, 1st place, Bristol Lane, Scare Crow; 3rd place, Hadley Gainey, Butterball; and 2nd place, Madilyne Royal, Nerd. More...

Voting – then and now

From paper ballots deposited in locked wooden boxes to computerized voting machines that tally the votes, modern elections show little resemblance to those of the past.   More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

The annual Harvest of Fun festival, sponsored by Main Street Millen with support from local merchants and individuals, drew a large crowd to Cotton Avenue on Friday night. More...

Church News

Church News

Bethel A.M.E. to hold annual revival Bethel A.M.E. Church will hold its annual revival 7:30 p.m. nightly Nov. 11-13. The guest revivalist will be Rev. Bernard Clarke, pastor of Greater Gaines A.M.E. Church, Savannah. Rev. More...

Datebook

Datebook

Heritage Day at Magnolia Springs State Park Heritage Day will be held at Magnolia Springs State Park beginning at 9 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 15. Enjoy a living history encampment, live cannon fire and the replica of the Confederate submarine H.L. Hunley. More...

Obituaries

Joe C. Reeves

Joe C. Reeves, Jr., 66, of Millen died Saturday, October 25, 2014 at the Ogeechee Area Hospice in Statesboro.  Funeral services were held 11 a. m. Tuesday, October 27, 2014 at Millen United Methodist Church with Revs. More...

Nell Taylor

Miss Nell Taylor, 74, passed away Saturday, November 1, 2014 at the Bethany Nursing Center, Millen.  A memorial service will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, November 8, 2014 at West Millen Baptist Church with Revs. More...

Columns

Mike Reese

“I was just thinking”

I go to my mailbox. I click my T.V. on and there they are, every day and every night. I’m sick of all of them. And, to make matters worse, most of what I see and hear is one lie after another. More...

Don Lively

TIME AND A BOTTLE

I saw a glint.  Just a split second flash that I normally would have paid no attention to.  Happens all the time.  Lights and shiny stuff are parts of our everyday life.  Just look around you.  More...

Library News

Every Tuesday at 4 p.m. we have a great story and craft time here at the library, and your kids are invited. They’ll hear a great seasonal story, then do a fun craft project. Next Tuesday, November 11, we will be saluting our veterans. More...