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Back to school

Jenkins County High/Middle School Principal Rob Gray is shown getting ready for the first day of school. Students returned Friday, July 31st. (Staff photo by Anne Marie Kyzer) More...

School News

Jenkins County School System faculty 2015-2016

Jenkins County School System faculty for each school for the 2015-2016 school year is as follows.  Jenkins County Middle/ High School - 6th Grade - Wayne Burke, Dinah Cobb, Myra Halfacre and Shannon Hilderbrandt; 7th Grade - Brittany Horton, Mit More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

I found this online and just had to share it!  More...

Editorials

Mike Reese

“I was just thinking”

I’ve consciously made an effort to stay away from commenting in this space on politics. But, I personally enjoy keeping up with local, state, and national political issues. I know, that can bore many to tears. More...

Dallas Wilson

Faith Out Loud

I am constantly amazed at the power words have over the direction of our lives. Think about it, words have the power to change your whole day. In some circumstances your whole life is changed by a few modest words. More...

Don Lively

EMPTY

No, please, not again. Nothing. Not one good idea, not one paragraph, phrase or word. More...

Major Slade Burke selected for Lt. Col.

U. S. Air Force Major Slade Burke, a former Jenkins County resident, has been selected for promotion to Lieutenant Colonel.  More...

School has begun - stop for school buses!

The new school year has begun and motorists are being encouraged to observe safety regulations when passing/ approaching school buses.  More...

Teachers of the Year announced

The Jenkins County school year kick-off was held for faculty and staff in the Jenkins County School System on the first day of preplanning Tuesday, July 28th. More...

Other Jenkins News

The End of an Era

It is with mixed emotions that I write my last news article for The Millen News. As I write this on a Sunday afternoon, Mrs. More...

Commissioners set 2015-2016 budget with no tax increase

Jenkins County property owners will not see an increase in their 2015 county property taxes. More...

The Millen News goes to Mexico!

The Millen News recently travelled to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico with, from left, Byron Scogins, Donna Bramblett, Camden Harrell, Jason Harrell, Jessica Harrell and David Gregory. More...

Church News

Church News

Welcome Baptist to host revival and church anniversary Welcome Baptist Church will hold revival services 7:30 p.m. Aug. 10-14. The guest speaker will be Rev. Marion Davis of Macedonia Baptist Church. The church anniversary will be celebrated on Aug. More...

Memoriam

In Memory

In loving memory Of Mercidene Jones  Who passed away August 7th, 2014   More...

Cards of Thanks

Thank you

The family of Robert McKinney would like to express our deepest appreciation for the love and support shown to us during the illness and loss of our love one.  The visits, calls, cards, food and especially your prayers, have been a comfort and b More...