May 27, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

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Jenkins County High School 2015

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2015 Planters EMC Scholarship Recipients

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Honors Night

Jenkins County High School

Austin Wagner and Tyler Wagner were the recipients of Annie Lane Sharpe $1,000 scholarships. The presentation was made by the Dendera Farm Family. More...

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The Chatter Box

I had the biggest “laugh” last week when a customer called to tell me that she was sending her grandson to the office with a church announcement and a check to pay for having it published in The True Citizen.  More...

Memoriam

In Memory

In Memory of our Deceased (1976) Classmates Marion S. Childs Sylvia Smith June Bennett Charles A. Bradham Sammy Reese Carolyn E. Clark Holmes William Royal Debra D. Redd Arthur L. More...

Obituaries

Catherine Taylor Pierce

Catherine Taylor Pierce, 84 of Sylvania, GA. died peacefully at home Thursday, May 21, 2015, under the care of Ogeechee Area Hospice.  Funeral services were held 11 a.m. More...

Crowd turns out for jobs at MI Metals

A large crowd of job seekers turned out Friday, May 22, to get their applications in for the jobs made available by the opening of the MI Metals extrusion plant here.  MI announced several weeks ago that it would expand its operations in Millen, More...

JCHS announces honor graduates

Commencement is Friday

The Jenkins County High School Class of 2015 has 31 honor graduates.  John Tyler Wagner is the 2015 Valedictorian and Star Student. He is the son of John and Dale Wagner. More...

Other Jenkins News

4-H Cloverleaf Project Achievement

Jenkins County 4-H had 29 4-H’ers and six teen leaders participate in Cloverleaf District Project Achievement (DPA) in Swainsboro. More...

Fishing and Boating Week is June 6-14

Make time to re-connect with your family by fishing and boating on any of the available lakes, rivers and ponds found in Georgia. Need an excuse to get started? More...

Tax Commissioner completes UGA training

Jenkins County Tax Commissioner Tina E. Burke recently completed professional development training provided through UGA’s Carl Vinson Institute of Government.  More...

Church News

Church News

Deep Creek Free Will Baptist to hold VBS Vacation Bible School will be held at Deep Creek Free Will Baptist Church 6-8 p.m. Sunday, June 7, through Thursday, June 11th. Kids will enjoy learning about the Lord through Bible study, crafts, and games. More...

Cards of Thanks

Thank You

Thank You  One of the most blessed moments in my life was the birth of my daughter, Shannon Mikel. I loved her dearly, but God love her best. More...

Columns

Mike Reese

“I was just thinking”

We were returning from a week in Daytona. I was seven or eight. Mama was searching for a Stuckey’s where she could buy some pecan log rolls and peanut brittle for my grandparents.  More...

Don Lively

WHY NOT

It’s fairly well established that the Blessed South is different from any other location on Earth.  We can all agree on that, right?  Often, when I’m traveling in other parts of America or to other countries I get asked why we d More...

Library News

It’s time! Summer Reading begins this Tuesday, June 2, so come in and sign up before the first-day rush.  More...