December 30, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

School News

JCES

Monday, Jan. 4 – in service day.  Tuesday, Jan. 5 – in service day.  Wednesday, Jan. 6 – BBQ chicken, wheat roll or peanut butter & jelly sandwich; choices: creamed potatoes, steamed cabbage, veg. More...

ABAC recognized students for academic excellence

Jessica Hodges of Millen was among students who achieved academic excellence in their course work during the fall term at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College (ABAC). More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

It’s is hard to believe. We will ring in another year, 2016, this Saturday!  It seems the older I get, the faster time flies! One thing is for certain, I now have more years behind me than I do ahead of me. More...

Obituaries

Jesse Edward Guthrie

Mr. Jesse Edward Guthrie, 71, of Millen, died Friday, December 25, 2015 at his residence after a very short illness.  Funeral services for Mr. Guthrie were held 2 p.m. Tuesday, December 29, 2015 at the Oak Hill Baptist Church with Rev. More...

Southeast Produce Council, Inc. opens office here

The Southeast Produce Council, Inc. (SEPC) recently opened an office in Millen, located at 212 Harvey Street, adjacent to the Jenkins County Courthouse. David Sherrod of Millen is the Executive Director.  More...

Highlights of 2015

January –Two young boys out hunting, find skeletal i i woodedd d area on EdnaEd LanierL i Road.R d TheTh remainsi are to be those of a Bulloch County man missing since 2014. More...

Other Jenkins News

Remember When

This Day in 1940

According to reliable sources, the Federal Power Commissioner will recommend that construction of the Clarks Hill power development on the Savannah River be started immediately as a part of the national defense program. More...

Sheriff’s Corner

As winter weather takes control, many folks use fireplaces, space heaters, and other fuel-fired equipment to warm their homes. While alternative heating sources can heat your home, using them increases your risk of a fire. More...

Rotary News

Daina Lloyd, manager of the Jenkins County Memorial Library, described the library's new 3-D printer for the Millen Rotary Club on December 2nd. More...

Church News

Church News

Jones Temple to host 33rd Ushers Anniversary

The 33rd Ushers Anniversary of Jones Temple Baptist Church will be celebrated 10:30 a.m. January 10. Guest ushers will be Skull Creek #2. The sermon will be delivered by Pastor Matthews Davis Sr.   More...

Columns

Mike Reese

“I was just thinking”

I don’t have a reasonable explanation for a habit I’ve acquired. I got into it gradually, and before I knew it, I never missed a day without feeding my habit. More...

Dallas Wilson

FAITH OUT LOUD

The countdown to New Year’s Day is on, which means it’s crunch time to finalize those famous New Year’s resolutions. I always love hearing about what other people have decided to improve on in the coming year. More...

Don Lively

RETROSPECT

Well, that's that. Another year gone. Where'd it go? I hope that yours was as fulfilling as mine was. I don't really know where to start the reminiscing about the past 12 months, it's been such a busy year, so, let's start with who. Who's new. More...