May 18, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Katie Lynn Bell holds Yard Sale for a cause

On Saturday, May 7th, numerous vendors gathered at the Cotton Market Park on Cotton Avenue to participate in the annual Yard Sale, sponsored by the Jenkins County Chamber of Commerce. More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

Good Neighbor Award – Jenkins County Sheriff’s Department!  I have had my car about seven years and have managed to lock the keys in it only twice – right recently! More...

Editorials

Mike Reese

“I was just thinking”

An old man (older than me) asked me last week how I was doing. I boringly answered,  More...

Dallas Wilson

FAITH OUT LOUD

And what you have heard from me in the presence of many witnesses entrust to faithful men who will be able to teach others also. - 2 Timothy 2:2  More...

Don Lively

WORD TREASURES

It was just a rusty old hunk of metal in a small, neglected shed full of rusty old hunks of metal.  Easily overlooked among the collection of mostly junk that Daddy never got around to throwing away.  Thousands of unmatched screws and nuts More...

Births

Birth Announcement

Kinsleigh Grace Anderson

Garrett and Haley Anderson of Sylvania are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Kinsleigh Grace Anderson. Kinsleigh was born on December 25, 2015 at 1:09 a.m. More...

Columns

105 Commercial & Investment Property

COMMERCIAL BUILDING FOR RENT – Fully furnished. 3 office spaces, filing room with bath, new carpet. Located on corner lot. Parking lot included. Great traffic area. $850/Month. Call 706- 564-3353.  6 ACRES ON HWY. More...

Election to be held May 24th

Voting in the Democrat-Republican General Primary/Non- Partisan Election will take place Tuesday, May 24th, at all regular polling places in the city and county. All polls will be open 7 a.m. until 7 p.m. More...

Ribbon Cutting!

The Jenkins County Chamber of Commerce recently sponsored a ribbon-cutting ceremony for B&G Graphics, LLC located at 856 Cotton Avenue. More...

Events at Magnolia Springs State Park this week

Two events are planned to take place at Magnolia Springs State Park this week, the Blue Star Memorial Marker Dedication Ceremony on May 20th at 2 p.m. at the park entrance, and the Summer Kick-off event on May 21st from 10 a.m. More...

Other Jenkins News

National Police Week

Two Jenkins County Deputies remembered

Two Jenkins County Sheriff’s Office deputies, killed in the line of duty in 1919, are among those being remembered this week in honor of National Police Week, May 15-21, by Georgia Concerns of Police Survivors (C.O.P.S.).  More...

Bethany

PruittHealth-Bethany would like to thank the Joyful Friends Sunday School Class at the Millen Baptist Church for sponsoring the April birthday party for residents. More...

Stickers in the Lawn

Warmer weather is here! The kids are about to be out of school. The times for being out in the yard, at the pool, or barefoot are here. More...

Church News

Church News

Millen Baptist to host programs on May 22nd   More...

Datebook

Datebook

JCHS to host Commencement for Class of 2016   More...

Obituaries

Betty Barron

Mrs. Betty Johnson Barron Saxon, 79, of Millen died Sunday, May 15, 2016 at University Hospital in Augusta.  Graveside Services were held 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 17, 2016 at the Rosemary Baptist Church Cemetery with Rev. More...

Evelena Jackson James

Mrs. Evelena Jackson James, 79, of Millen died Saturday, May 14, 2016 at Memorial University Medical Center in Savannah.  Visitation was held Monday, May 16, 2016 from 6-8 p.m. at Oak Hill Baptist Church with the funeral service at 8 p.m. More...