October 14, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

School News

Georgia Southern University's Summer 2015 President's List

Georgia Southern University recently recognized 175 students on the 2015 Summer Semester President's List. Tiffany Jackson majoring in Health Education and Pro from Millen has been named to the list for excellence in academics. More...

JCES

Monday, Oct. 19 – In service day.  Tuesday, Oct. 20 – Chicken filet on bun or turkey/cheese wrap; choices: veg. More...

JCMS/JCHS Honor Roll and Principal's Honor Roll

Mr. Rob Gray, Principal at Jenkins County Middle/High School, is pleased to announce the Principal’s Honor Roll and Honor Roll for the first nine weeks.  More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

Heroes come in all shapes, sizes, races, and ages. The two things they all have in common are bravery and the willingness to put the welfare of others before themselves. Mr. More...

Datebook

Date Book

39ers senior luncheon The 39ers’ senior luncheon will be held Monday, October 19, at the Jenkins County Senior Citizen's Center due to renovations at the Millen Community House. More...

Weddings

Final wedding plans announced

The wedding of Jennifer “Jenny” Ashley Taylor and Clayton “CJ” Wilson Green Jr., of Millen will take place 2 p.m. More...

Engagements

Mike Reese

“I was just thinking”

If you have children and grandchildren then you’ve probably heard, too many times to count, the following—“It’s not fair. More...

Don Lively

FALL ABOUT THE SOUTH

Autumn in the Blessed South.  When a young man’s fancy turns to…  Camo.  Tree stands.  Sighting in rifles and sharpening skinning knives.  Middle aged men too.  And old men.  Deer season.  More...

Dallas Wilson

FAITH OUT LOUD

Over the course of my life I have often struggled with being sure of my salvation. I am willing to bet I have prayed the Sinner’s Prayer at least 100 times. More...

Tag renewal notices delayed for October- December

Renewal tag notices (vehicle registrations) for the months of October, November and December have been delayed, according to the Georgia Department of Revenue.  More...

Ocea Scott honored for heroism

On Labor Day, Sept. 7th, a two-vehicle collision on Hwy. 17 North in Jenkins County resulted in one death and critical injuries to four others. If not for the heroism of Ocea Scott the number of deaths might have been greater.  More...

Other Jenkins News

Remember When –

This Day in 1949

The letting of contract this past Friday on the remainder of the road lying between Herndon and Midville has brought renewed interest in the completion of the “Four Capitol Route” proposed between Savannah and Atlanta.  More...

Hunter education course

Beginning Oct. 1, the Georgia hunter education course is available completely online, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division.  More...

“Visit and Shop Downtown Millen”

Shown with the “Visit and Shop Downtown Millen” signs are Main Street Millen members Art Johnson, Evie Wiggins, Sara Jo Britt, Susan Welch, Diane Wade, Jane Johnson, Kathy Gay, Pam Dwight and Martha Sue Wilson. More...

Church News

Church News

West Millen presents Judgment House The 17th annual Judgment House will be presented by West Millen Baptist Church Oct. 31st through Nov. 4th. This year’s theme is “A Second Chance.” For group reservations go to eventbright.com. More...

Obituaries

Virginia Rosser McBride

Virginia Rosser McBride, 86, a long-time resident of Millen, died Monday, October 5, 2015 at Pruitt Health—Bethany after a short illness. A private service for the family will be held at a later date. More...

Columns

Library News

Want something fun to do for all ages to celebrate the arrival of autumn? Participate in our Pumpkin Decorating Contest. More...