April 8, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Linda Bragg

Linda Bragg of Millen is shown receiving the Modern Woodmen “Agent of the Year” award from Regional Manager Robert Cooper during the organization’s 2014 award banquet recently held More...

School News

JCES Lunch Menu

Monday, April 13 – Chicken nuggets or Turkey/Cheese wrap; choices: sweet potato pattie, chips, green beans. Tuesday, April 14 – Salisbury Steak w/gravy, brown & serve roll or ham & cheese slider; choices: creamed&nb More...

EBA students of month

Edmund Burke Academy February 2015 Planters E.M.C. More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

Easter is always a special time for me, especially since I now have grandchildren with whom to share it. They are always so excited about hunting Easter eggs and what they may get in their Easter baskets.  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. Navy, USS Bainbridge in Norfolk, VA; Chief Warrant Officer 5 Darryll L. More...

Church News

Church News

Hurricane Branch to host revival   More...

Cards of Thanks

Thank You

The family of Mr. Ronald Lee Muckerson would like to thank our many friends for their expressions of concern, calls, acts of kindness and compassion shown during our challenging time of bereavement. More...

Columns

Mike Reese

“I was just thinking”

We went out Saturday night to a Southern gathering, not exactly a party, but a gathering is the best word. You’ve been to one, I’m sure. There were mostly grandparents there with some of their grandchildren, babies on up to teens. More...

Don Lively

HOW MANY?

“You've got mail!”  That's what I hear every time I log onto my email account which tells you how antiquated I am as far as cyber stuff.  Still in the dark ages.  Still using AOL.  So whenever I need to check my vitall More...

Library News

Have you ever looked at a professional photographer’s work and wished that you could take shots like theirs?  More...

Shelly Cain is new Administrator at PruittHealth-Bethany

PruittHealth-Bethany has a new Licensed Nursing Home Administrator.  More...

Fund set up for Bo Miller

A fund to help with medical expenses of Bo Miller, 16-year-old-son of Joelle Miller, has been set up at Queensborough National Bank & Trust Company. More...

Other Jenkins News

Tree planting ceremony

The City of Millen held a tree planting ceremony March 12th in the area along Cotton Avenue near the Cotton Market Park. More...

Second Chance Greyhounds celebrates National Adopt-a-Greyhound Month in April

Second Chance Greyhounds is participating in the national Adopt-a-Greyhound month by providing the public with educational information about Greyhounds as pets and providing opportunities to meet Greyhounds in person throughout Georgia and Alabama.&n More...

Booking Log

Jenkins County Jail Booking Log March 20 – March 26

Jonathan Maurico Edwards – Aggravated Assault, Obstruction of Witness; Millen Police Department; March 20. Samantha Carole Jasak – Hold for 101, Hold for Two Days Court; March 20. Richard Ernest Swan – Probation More...

Letters

Letters

Dear Editor:   We, the members of “The Caching Fools” wish to thank the community of Millen and Jenkins County for all the support given to us and our weekend of geocaching events at Magnolia Springs State Park, the weekend of March More...

Datebook

FurEver Friends Rescue to host yard sale

The Jenkins County FurEver Friends Rescue will host a yard sale 8 a.m. Saturday, April 11th at the farmers market across from Regions Bank on Cotton Avenue. Anyone who would like to donate items to the sale should call: Donna S.  More...

Engagements

Engagement

William and Tonia Underwood of Swainsboro announce the engagement of their daughter, Jessica Ann Underwood, to Michael Patrick Moran, son of Edward Moran Jr. of Camden-Wyoming, Delaware and Michelle Reed of Rincon, Georgia.  More...

Engagement

The families of Jamie Lindsay-Jade Herrmann and Ryan Benjamin Baxter announce the engagement of their children. Jamie is the daughter of Ms. Deborah Richards of Statesboro, Georgia and Mr. and Mrs. Scott Herrmann of Millen, Georgia. More...