August 3, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Attorney Duff B. Ayers named City Municipal Court Judge

Millen City Council recently approved the appointment of attorney Duff B. Ayers as Municipal Court Judge, effective Jan.1, 2017. Mr. Ayers will replace Judge Joe Martin, whose resignation becomes effective Dec. 31, 2016.  More...

School News

Jenkins County Elementary School Lunch Menu


Monday, Aug. 8 – Shepherd’s pie, wheat roll or peanut butter & jelly sandwich; choices: w/k corn, garden peas, veg. w/dip, garden salad, sherbet, fruit variety or chef salad, chicken fajita wrap, fresh fruit, chips, Graham crackers. More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

I’m turning into my mama. Might as well admit it! Mama was “forever” losing something – keys, hair brushes, purses, flashlights, her teeth, etc. More...

Editorials

Dallas Wilson

FAITH OUT LOUD

“Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that.” –MLK.  JR  More...

Mike Reese

“I was just thinking”

I thought we’d been married for forty-four years. But Janice corrected me. She enjoys that. In December, our years of matrimonial bliss will total to forty-six, she explained. More...

Don Lively

FROM DOWN HERE

Dear Grandma,  I hope that you're doing fine, up there in  Heaven. Well, I guess that's a dumb thing to say. There's no way to be anything other than fine, up there in Heaven. More...

Child’s lemonade stand continues to help grant wishes

Inari N. Powell made good on her promise to continue her efforts to help “Wish Kids”. In addition, she donated funds to contribute to her church, Sandhill Baptist Church.  More...

Michael Muldrew elected Superior Court Judge

The Ogeechee Judicial Circuit will soon have a new judge sitting on the bench.  Assistant District Attorney Michael Muldrew was successful in his bid for the position being vacated by retiring Superior Court Judge Robbie Turner. More...

Other Jenkins News

Remember When –

This Day in in 1937

The Jenkins County Commissioners have appointed Mrs. N.M. Reynolds, wife of Newt M. Reynolds, deceased, as Tax Collector until a Special Election can be held. Mrs. Reynolds will run for the office in the Special Election.  More...

Library News

Summer Reading is over, and it’s time to thank the people who made it possible.  More...

Sheriff's Report

The Jenkins County Sheriff’s Office reported the following incidents for the time period of July 15 – July 21.   More...

Church News

Church News

Jones Temple to host Pastor’s Anniversary  The fifth pastoral anniversary of Rev. and Sis. Matthew Davis will be celebrated at Jones Temple Baptist Church Aug. 14th. Sunday School begins at 10:30 a.m. More...

Memoriam

In Memory

In Memory Of Charlie “C.J.” Jones, Jr. July 31, 1928 – Feb. 4, 2010 Remembering You on Your Birthday! “Gone, But Never Forgotten”! We Love You!  Your Family, Laura, Children, & Grandchildren   More...

Obituaries

Hazel Roberts Hinely

Mrs. Hazel Roberts Hinely, age 94, of Millen died Saturday, July 30, 2016 at Brentwood Nursing Home in Waynesboro. She was born in Screven County but had lived most of her life in Jenkins County. More...