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JCES

Monday, Nov. 30th – Chicken nuggets or peanut butter & jelly sandwich; choices: chips, green beans, veg. w/dip, garden salad, sherbet, fruit variety or chef salad, chicken fajita wrap, fresh fruit, chips, Graham crackers. Tuesday, Dec. More...

JCMS/JCHS cross country finishes season

The cross country season has ended for Jenkins County Middle/High School and was a “rebuilding year”, according to Coach Bobby James.  More...

Jenkins County High School J.V. Basketball Schedule 2015-2016

Nov. 18 Wed.  Wheeler Co. G Away 4:15 Nov.Nov 28 Sat.Sat  Burke Co. G/B Away 2:15 Dec. 1 Tue. Screven Co. B Home 4:15 Dec. 12 Sat. Montgomery Co. G Away 4:15 Dec. 18 Fri. ECI B Away 4:15 Dec. 19 Sat. Screven Co. More...

Editorials

Mike Reese

“I was just thinking”

My hope each week is that when you read this you smile, laugh, or think for a moment about something that you haven’t thought about in a while. Maybe a pleasant memory in your life is stimulated. More...

Don Lively

BEYOND WORDS

Thank-ful ( 'THaNGf l ) adjective  1. pleased and relieved. 2. expressing gratitude and relief. More...

Dallas Wilson

FAITH OUT LOUD

I hate confusion. I despise not being able to understand something perfectly. More...

MPD charges two with armed robbery

Two men are facing armed robbery charges in connection with the Nov. 19th robbery of the Bay Station convenience store located on Hwy. 25 North.  More...

JCES Pre-K students give thanks!

As the Thanksgiving holiday approaches, Pre-K students at Jenkins County Elementary School were asked, “What are you thankful for?” Their answers were varied with “Mama” being the top answer, followed by “Daddy”. More...

Other Jenkins News

Remember When

This Day in 1950

During the Thanksgiving holidays the Coopers organization received shipments of materials which will enable it, for the time being, to operate on a 40 hour work week. More...

Shop Small –

Shop Millen on Saturday, Nov. 28

Millen is ready for Small Business Saturday on Nov. 28. In addition to supporting the 20 participating businesses, shoppers can enjoy special attractions on Cotton Avenue. More...

MPD arrests burglary suspect

On Friday, Nov. 20, at 3:50 p.m. officers with the Millen Police Department responded to a burglary in progress at 1012 School Drive. More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

On Thursday of this week will we observe the Thanksgiving holiday. It is traditionally a time of family and friends gathering to share a meal and fellowship and give thanks for the many blessings we enjoy every day.  More...

Church News

Church News

Friendship Baptist Church to host Harvest Day program  Harvest Day will be celebrated at Friendship Baptist Church 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 28. Rev. Robert Davis and Gordon Grove Baptist Church will be the guests. More...

Obituaries

Dorothy Collins Gay

Mrs. Dorothy Collins Gay, 86, of Millen died Friday, November 20, 2015 at Pruitt Bethany.  Graveside services were held 2 p. m. Sunday, November 22, 2015 at the Elam Cemetery with Revs. More...

Marvin Buddy Canady

Mr. Marvin Buddy Canady, 90, of Garfield, Georgia died Friday, November 20, 2015.  Funeral services were held 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 23, 2015 at Mt. Olivet Baptist Church with Rev. Thomas Simmons and Tommy Pullium officiating. More...