December 21, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

School News

EBA Students of the Month!

Planters Students of the Month at Edmund Burke Academy are, Luke Chandler, Sam Hickman, Mallorie Meeks, Brylie Mallard, Rolie Kate Johnson, Madison Jones, Lillie Brown, Ellee Mobley, Charlie Gentry, More...

JCHS student shows wiring skills

Local Jenkins County High School (JCHS) junior, Johnathan Johnson, recently participated in the EMC-FFA Agricultural Education Career Development Event (CDE), a competition in which agriculture students learn about the safe, efficient use of electric More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

On Dec. 25th Christians will celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ, our Savior, and the Son of God. It is one of the holiest days of the Christian faith.  More...

Editorials

Mike Reese

“I was just thinking”

I listem to a radio talk show every morning and a regular segment of that show is called Morons In The News. I’ve been listening to this show off and on for several years, and the morons segment has grown in air time each year. More...

Don Lively

TWAS? OR WAS?

(With sincere apologies to the heirs of Clement Clarke Moore.) It was a few days before Christmas all over the Blessed South, Southerners were buzzing everywhichaway, dirt roads and rural routes. More...

Memoriam

In Memory

In loving memory Of Gordon Sasser At Christmas

I miss you so much, your companionship, Our conversations, our trips to the mountains, Being together in church, your hugs and good night kisses, your love. More...

In Memory

Gone Fishing Catch You Later! Charlie 'Buddy' Lake Sr

July 12, 1937-Dec 24, 2015   More...

Christmas Decoration Contest winners announced

The annual Christmas Decorations Contest, sponsored by the Millen Garden Council, has announced the 2016 winners. Judging was held on Monday, Dec. 12th and the Council extends a “thank you” to all who participated. More...

Other Jenkins News

Believe in the Magic of Christmas

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Remember When –

This Day in 1937

Walter Harrison is re-elected Mayor of the City of Millen, defeating Charles Anderson by a vote of 213 to 194. Three city councilmen were elected: George Mays, D.W. Johnson and Crawford Bell.  More...

Garden club

Jane Johnson, Conservation Chairman for the Millen Garden Club, gave a presentation on water conservation at the club's November meeting. (Photo contributed) More...

Church News

Fair Haven Angel

Fair Haven United Methodist Church celebrated the unveiling of this refurbished angel. The angel was previously used during the Christmas season during the late 1950s. More...

Living Word Ministry to host Christmas Eve service

A Christmas Eve service will be held at Living Word Ministry, 623 Cotton Avenue, 3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 24th. The Pastor is Rev. Steve Carr Sr.  Gordon Grove to hold Watch Night   More...

Datebook

2017 Fall/Winter Seeded Crop Acreage Report Deadline

Farm Service Agency announces that Jan. 17, 2017 is the deadline to report all fall/winter seeded crop(s) acreage to the local Farm Service Agency. More...