June 17, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Dr. Joseph Kirkland announces retirement

Dr. Joseph Kirkland announced last week that he is retiring from public school after 29 years of service. “It is only fitting that I started my teaching/coaching career in Jenkins County and will end it there as well,” Dr. More...

Other Jenkins News

Fairy Rings in Lawns

I remember when I first started with the Extension Service; a nice lady called and said she had a fairy ring in her yard. I immediately started to wonder if this woman had her sanity! More...

4-H celebrates a year of success

Cloverleaf 4-H’ers recognized, fifth grade, from left, were first row: Madison Lanier, Taylor Reese, Jakala Brady, Chris Scott, Johnathan Rich, Kamer’hon Wadley, Tranice Shingleton, Keyiy More...

Recital performers at Green Fork

Piano and vocal students of Angela B. Joiner recently performed for a large crowd at Green Fork Baptist Church. More...

Church News

Church News

EDITOR’S NOTE - The deadline for submitting church More...

Datebook

Datebook

Depot Dudes to perform June 27th Leroy Clayton and the Depot Dudes will perform 7 p.m. Saturday, June 27th, at the Perkins Depot. Bring your lounge chairs, insect repellent and come out and enjoy an evening of family entertainment. More...

Patriotic celebration to be held July 3rd

Jenkins County will celebrate the Nation’s birthday on Friday, July 3, at the Jenkins County Recreation Department. More...

The Edge of Forever – by Melissa E. Hurst

The Edge of Forever was released June 2nd by Sky Pony Press, a New York based publishing company, and its author, Melissa Lane (writing as Melissa E. Hurst) of Millen, is still in disbelief.  More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

I found this online and just had to share it – something to think about.  An honest man was being tailgated by a stressed out woman on a busy boulevard. Suddenly, the light turned yellow just in front of him. More...

Editorials

Mike Reese

“I was just thinking”

It’s been a busy week out at the helpful ACE of Spades Hardware and True  Gossip Center. More...

Don Lively

STICKS AND STONES

They call it repurposing these days.  It was once called renovating but that was just when you patched them up and used them for the same purposes they were built for.  Buildings.  Sticks and stones, bricks and mortar.  More...

Library News

We’re having a blast at the library during our Summer of Heroes! More...