October 28, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

City of Millen election to be held Nov. 3rd

By Deborah Bennett Millen News editor   City voters will go to the polls Tuesday, Nov. 3rd, and cast their votes in the City of Millen Nonpartisan General Election to name a Mayor and two Millen City Councilmen.  More...

School News

Quality of Life Student Work Program provides training

The purpose of the Quality of Life Student Work Program (QLSWP) is to provide meaningful work and quality training to improve participating students’ work skills in anticipation of the community’s future economic growth and workforce. More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

Wow! I bought gas for my car for $1.979 per gallon last week – locally! It has been years since that has occurred.  More...

Winner of Raffle

The winner of the October 3rd Fair on the Square raffle, sponsored by Friends of Magnolia Springs State Park, was Mrs. Dale Reeves (center). More...

Editorials

Mike Reese

“I was just thinking”

Will Rogers once said—“You can’t say civilization don’t advance….For in every war they kill you in a new way.” Can’t argue with that. It’s true.  More...

Don Lively

WELL PLAYED

It happened again today, that phenomenon that occurs with all men close to my age who grew up in the Blessed  South. I heard something as clear as day. More...

Dallas Wilson

FAITH OUT LOUD

williamdallaswilson@gmail.com   More...

JCHS announces Homecoming Court

Jenkins County High School (JCHS) announced its 2015 Homecoming Court this week. Representatives for the Freshman Class are Za’Rianna Odom and Imari Lloyd. Za”Rianna is the daughter of Michael Robertson and Mineko Odom. More...

15th annual Harvest of Fun set for Oct. 31st

Cotton Avenue in downtown Millen will be alive with fun as Main Street Millen (MSM) sponsors the 15th annual Harvest of Fun on Saturday, October 31,from 6-8 p.m.  More...

Other Jenkins News

Remember When –

This Day in 1956

Bids will be opened Nov. 8th for the construction of a new, modern library building. The library will be located at the corner of Winthrope Avenue and Hendrix Street. The official groundbreaking ceremony will take place at 10 a.m.  More...

Council of Churches to sponsor Thanksgiving in Millen

The holiday season has arrived. The Jenkins County Council of Churches is making preparations for Thanksgiving in Millen.  The event has been set for Tuesday, Nov. More...

Flu Season

Flu season in Georgia begins in October and can run into late spring. The peak time for illness is usually December to February. More...

Church News

Church News

Garfield United Methodist Church to hold Homecoming   More...

Memoriam

In Memory

In Memory Of Mrs. Ella M. Bell  More...

Datebook

Date Book

Mike Farris to perform at Burke Concert Series More...

Obituaries

Robert Earl Hargrove

Mr. Robert Earl Hargrove, 83, of Millen died Sunday, October 25, 2015 at PruittHealth-Bethany following a long illness. Graveside services will be 4 p.m. Wednesday, October 28, 2105 at the Millen Cemetery. Mr. More...