February 18, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Jack and Mary Burke

Sweethearts for 60 years!

Their relationship started as a double date, with an unexpected partner switch, and has endured for 60 years. Jack and Mary Burke will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary February 19th.  More...

School News

JCES LUNCH MENU

Monday, February 23—IN SERVICE DAY  Tuesday, February 24—Salisbury steak, brown & serve rolls or ham & cheese slider; choices: creamed potatoes, steamed broccoli, fresh orange, applesauce.   More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

Did you know that there is an unofficial “national” day for every day on the calendar? For instance, Feb. 25th is National Chocolate Covered Nut day. I may have to celebrate that one!  More...

Military Active Duty

TSgt. Jeremy M. Chestnut, U.S. Air Force, Keesler AFB, Biloxi, MS; CPT Justin G. McBride, U.S. Army, 1st Armored Division, Fort Bliss, Texas; ET3 (SW) Robert Adam Oglesby, U.S.  More...

Church News

Church News

Dickey Grove Baptist Church to host benefit revival Dickey Grove Baptist Church of Sylvania, will host its benefit revival February 17th through February 19th. Rev. Daniel Latimer, Pastor of The Kings Church, Augusta and St. More...

Cards of Thanks

Thank You!

The family of Edward Thompson  The family of Edward Thompson would like to thank everyone for their kind expressions of sympathy in our great loss. Your thoughts, visit, calls and prayers were greatly appreciated. More...

Columns

Mike Reese

“I was just thinking”

These people don’t look for recognition. Producing a quality product is their reward. More...

Don Lively

COLD AGAIN

I wasn’t married very long compared to my three siblings, all of whom have been wed so long that the durations fall somewhere between eons and eternities.  But one thing I did learn when I was married, as most every man does, or should, wa More...

Library News

Do you have a pet you love? Learn how to share the love with your pets during our “How It’s Done” workshop on Saturday, February 21 at 12:30 pm! More...

Eggs and Issues Breakfast set for Feb. 21

The annual Eggs and Issues Legislative Breakfast is set for 8 a.m. February 21, at the Café on Cotton. Special guests will include U.S. More...

Chief Dwayne Herrington attends training conference

As part of his continuing education and training in the administration of law enforcement, Chief Dwayne Herrington of the Millen Police Department recently attended the 2015 Annual Winter Training Conference sponsored by the Georgia Association of Ch More...

Inmates creating Burdens of Trust dolls

Inmates and dolls may seem to be a strange combination at first, but for a few inmates at the Jenkins Correctional Center, the Burdens of Trust (BOT) program is a chance to give back to society.  More...

Other Jenkins News

Jenkins Correctional Center holds Resource Fair

Inmates at the Jenkins County Correctional Center (JCCC) who are scheduled to be released soon had the opportunity to attend a Resource Fair on Jan. 21st. More...

Booking Log

Jenkins County Jail Booking Log Jan. 31—Feb.5

Amanda Calloway Boynton —Willfully Obstructing or Hindering Law Enforcement Officers, Disorderly Conduct; Jenkins County Sheriff’s Office; Feb. More...

Sheriff's Report

The Jenkins County Sheriff’s Office reported the following incidents for the time period of January 31-Feb. 5.

Theft by Taking – Birdsville Road, Jan. 31; GA 25 North, Feb. 1; Paramore Hill Road, Feb. 4. Domestic/Family Disturbance – Johnson Road, Jan. 31; Aaron Road, Feb. 1; Gip Road, Feb. 1; Edenfield Avenue, Feb. 1.  More...

Datebook

Datebook

Ogeechee Area Hospice will host Grief Support meetings Ogeechee Area Hospice invites all men who have experienced the death of a spouse to a Widowers Grief Support and Education Group meeting on Thursday, February 19th at 11 a.m. For more in More...