April 13, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

School News

Jenkins County

Elementary School

Monday, April 18 – 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, Graham crackers.   More...

JCHS to hold Prom April 15th

The Junior Class of Jenkins County High School (JCHS) will hold its 2016 Junior/Senior Prom on Friday, April 15. The class would be pleased if parents and guests would attend the Grand March at 6 p.m. in the JCHS gymnatorium.  More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

I will be so glad when winter and spring can make up their minds which one is going to rule the weather! From frost to 70’s degrees in a day’s time is just too much change for a body to stand. More...

Letters

Letters

Editor,  It is an honor and a privilege to represent Jenkins County in the Georgia State Senate. More...

Church News

Church News

Miracle Temple to host Choir Anniversary Miracle Temple House of True and Living God will host its 13th Choir Anniversary 6 p.m. April 23rd. Everyone is invited to attend.   More...

Datebook

Date Book

39ers to meet April 18th

The ‘39ers Senior Club will meet noon, April 18th, at the Millen Community House to enjoy fellowship and a covered dish lunch. Come and bring a friend.   More...

Obituaries

Kim B. Wiggins

Kim B. Wiggins, 63, of Millen passed away April 2, 2016, in Jacksonville, FL. He was born in Millen, Ga. on November 17, 1952, retired as a dispatcher for Coastal Trucking and was a Baptist.  Graveside funeral services for Mr. More...

Sunset Inn fire displaces family

A family of four lost all of their belongings in an April 6th fire at the Sunset Inn on Hwy. 25 North, in the City of Millen.  More...

Ninth annual Keep Jenkins Beautiful to be held April 23rd

Main Street Millen will kick off the annual Keep Jenkins Beautiful this year with a Volunteer Breakfast in the Cotton Market Park on Cotton Avenue. When volunteers come to the park between 8-9 a.m. More...

Other Jenkins News

Remember When

This Day in in 1945

Five students from E. W. Graham’s vocational classes at Millen High School won money at the Bulloch County Stock Show. Jimmy Cowart won first place, Bobby Newton, third, and Craig Newton second, in the Light Weight Class. More...

Sheriff's Report

The Jenkins County Sheriff’s Office reported the following incidents for the time period of March 31 – April 7.

Disturbance/Disorderly Conduct – Paramore Hill Road; April 3. Fire/Business – Sunset Inn, Hwy. 25 North; April 6th. More...

Booking Log

Jenkins County Jail Booking Log April 1 – April 7

Bert Anderson Deal – DUI-Refusal, Unregistered or Unlicensed Vehicle, NCIC/Wanted Person/ Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office; Jenkins County Sheriff’s Office; April 2. Amber Marie Archer – Hold for Transport/Detention C More...

Editorials

Mike Reese

“I was just thinking”

I’ve held four aces and lost to a straight flush held by a former friend. I learned a good lesson there. I’ve bought raffle tickets galore and only won a carrot cake once. I don’t like carrot cake. More...

Dallas Wilson

FAITH OUT LOUD

Have you ever noticed how humans have a tendency to make things more difficult than they actually are? I’m sure we’ve all experienced this at some level. More...

Don Lively

DANNY AND ME

Danny Willett. Danny Who? He's a fellow who celebrated my birthday with me this past Sunday. Yes, I turned a year older, like clockwork, just as I seem to do every year. Strange how that works. Anyway, Danny Willett was part of the festivities. More...