September 30, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Grand Jury meets – two face murder charges

A Jenkins County Grand Jury met earlier this month and handed down 10 indictments, in Jenkins County Superior Court. More...

School News

Senior Parent/ Student Night at JCHS

A very important and exciting meeting is scheduled for Thursday, October 1st, at 6 p.m. in the Jenkins County High Gymnatorium for all JCHS seniors and their parents or guardians. Mrs. Ruth  More...

JCES

Monday, Oct. 5 – Corn dog or peanut butter & jelly sandwich; choices: chips, whole kernel corn, vegetables with dip, garden salad, Jello with fruit, fruit variety, or chef salad, ham/turkey wrap, fresh fruit, chips, Graham crackers.   More...

Harvey’s continues to support JCMS

Even though most of the local Harvey’s Supermarkets have changed names, the ones that remain are still committed to supporting education in this county.  More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

My granddaughter, Jaylee, 6, was playing in our dining room when she decided to follow “Pa” outside. More...

Datebook

Date Book

Ocea Scott to be honored for heroic efforts Mr. Ocea Scott will be honored for his heroic efforts in saving the lives of two persons involved in a tragic Labor Day accident on Hwy. 17 North in Jenkins County. More...

MI Metals ships first load!

After five months of preparation, MI Metals has started production and just shipped out their first load of aluminum extrusion to a customer in northern Florida. More...

Evelyn Gunn Young to lead 42nd annual Fair on the Square Parade

The 42nd Fair on the Square activities will begin at 10 a. m. on October 3rd with the parade led by Evelyn Gunn Young as Grand Marshall.  More...

Other Jenkins News

O type blood donors urged to donate for local patients

Shepeard Community Blood Center is asking blood donors who are O Negative or O Positive and eligible to donate, to give the gift of life as soon as possible.  More...

Millen man jailed for child molestation

A Millen man has been accused of sex with a minor.  Jerel Devonte Kelly, 23, was jailed last week on charges of child molestation and statutory rape.  According to Lt. More...

Sheriff's Report

The Jenkins County Sheriff’s Office reported the following incidents for the time period of Sept. 18 – Sept. 24.

Theft by Taking – Herndon Road, Sept. 19; Hilltop Road, Sept. 20; Hwy. 17 South, Sept. 26. Criminal Trespass – Corbett Street; Sept. 20. Motor Vehicle with Injuries – Hwy. 23 South, Sept. More...

Church News

Church News

Youth Worship and Fellowship All middle and high school students are encouraged to attend a time of youth community worship and fellowship 6:30-8 p.m. Oct. 11 at Millen Baptist Church. Snacks and drinks will be provided. More...

Columns

Mike Reese

“I was just thinking”

Question: What is the title of the song with the following lyrics? “I’ve got sunshine on a cloudy day. When it’s cold outside, I’ve got the month of May. I’ve got so much honey the bees envy me. More...

Don Lively

AND HOME

Then, suddenly, we were “standin’ on a corner.”  More...

Dallas Wilson

FAITH OUT LOUD

I want to ask you a question. When  More...