December 2, 2015 RSS feed / Other Jenkins News

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Announcement is made that the Statesboro Business College will open a school in Millen. The school will be managed by J.P. Baker, operator of the Statesboro school. The school will offer full business instruction.  More...

Georgia DOT showcases winter preparations

Georgia DOT Commissioner Russell R. McMurry announces readiness for upcoming winter weather. More...

Small Business Saturday celebrated Nov. 25th!

Local artists and crafters shown displaying their work at the Train Viewing Depot as part of the Small Business Saturday celebration, from left, are Joe Sasser, Virginia Lesher, Joyce Mixon, Gloria B More...

Sheriff's Report

The Jenkins County Sheriff’s Office reported the following incidents for the time period of Nov. 20- Nov. 26.   More...

Booking Log

Jenkins County Jail Booking Log Nov. 20 – Nov. 26   More...

Planters EMC Annual Meeting recap

Planters Electric Membership Corp. held its 79th Annual Meeting of Members recently at the Jenkins County High School Gym in Millen. A large crowd of 472 members registered for the meeting.  More...

Georgia DOT’s Centennial Student Art Challenge- Call for Entries

Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) celebrates its 100th birthday in 2016 with a year-long Centennial celebration that explores GDOT’s role in getting Georgia out of the mud – from the dirt roads of 1916 to the paved roads crisscr More...

The Christmas Tree

It’s hard to believe it is already December and time for many to get a Christmas tree. Each year in the United States, millions of Christmas trees are decorated in homes bringing the feeling of Christmas with them. More...

People & Places....

Jenkins Correctional Center supports Miracle Walk

Employees at Jenkins Correctional Center (JCC) sponsored two fundraising activities in support of the second annual Jenkins County Miracle Walk held in October to increase breast cancer awareness. More...

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Bridal Showers honor Olivia Rigdon and Ethan Conway

Olivia Rigdon, bride-elect of Ethan Conway, was honored with a Bridal Shower Brunch at Millen United Methodist Church on May 16th.  Hostesses were: Micky Oglesby, Vicki Cook, Carrie Jackson, Lori Stephens, Crisalyn Frawley, and Christy Walker.&n More...

Motor Vehicle Registration renewals for December 2015 will not be mailed

The Department of Revenue (DOR) was recently notified by the vehicle registration renewal print vendor that they would not be able to fulfill the mailing of renewal notices to Georgia residents. More...

Rep. Rick Allen announces community office hours in Jenkins County

U.S. Congressman Rick Allen (R-Ga.-12) today announced his staff will be holding Community Office Hours in Millen on Wednesday, December 2, from 3:30-5 p.m. at Millen City Hall.  More...