October 25, 2017 RSS feed / Other Jenkins News

Remember When –

This Date in 1935

Work on the Community House is progressing rapidly and it will be one of the most imposing structures of the town. More...

Friends of Magnolia present program to ‘39ers

The 39ers group enjoyed a program presented by Cindy Gordon, a member of the Friends of Magnolia Springs at their October meeting. Cindy told the group about the programs and events taking place at the park and the recent changes and improvements. More...

Jenkins County Senior Citizen Activities!

In recognition of National Fire Prevention Week, Chief Dwayne Herrington and Robert Newsome of the Millen Fire Department visited the Jenkins County Senior Citizens Center, teaching clients about fir More...

Library News

Who’s ready for some spooky treats? That’s what we’ll be making in our “Teen Space” program this Saturday, October 28. at 12:30 pm. More...

Lions Club

The Millen Lion's Club raised over $400 at the Fair on the Square Booth, selling mops and brooms and receiving donations in support of the club’s White Cane Program. More...

Troopers tell fans to drink OR drive, but NOT both

Football fans heading to the big game between the Bulldogs and Gators in Jacksonville this week are reminded to not get flagged for Driving Under the Influence because the penalty will be a costly trip to jail.  More...

Vintage on Sixth opens Saturday in Waynesboro

Two former Texans are breathing new life into one of downtown Waynesboro's iconic buildings.  This Saturday Rob and Jennifer Green will have the grand opening of Vintage on Sixth, a new concept in marketing antiques and other items from all over More...

Class reunion

On October 7th Jenkins County High School Class of 1965 celebrated their 70th birthday with a party at the Jenkins County Senior Citizen Center in Millen.  More...

Oleander District Directors Visit Millen Clubs

At the recent joint meeting of the Green Thumb, Magnolia and Millen Garden Clubs, members were delighted to welcome the 2017-19 District Director June Thomas and Co-Director Mary Ogden. More...

Booking Log

Jenkins County Jail Booking Log Oct. 9 – Oct. 15

Yousef Mohammed Aldossari – No Driver’s License, Operating a Vehicle While Wearing Headphone; Oct. 16; Millen Police Department. Shane Michael Barr – Hold for Investigation; Oct. More...

Bloodmobile to be here Oct. 30th

The blood drive in Millen has moved back to the hospital location! The Shepeard Community Blood Center bloodmobile will be at Jenkins County Medical Center on Monday, October 30, from 1-6 p.m. and will be parked in its usual location. More...

Consumers advised to beware of ‘pinkwashing’

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month and many businesses are gearing up to market “pink” products and services to support breast cancer charity groups and organizations. More...

Pet scams victimize thousands of consumers

The Better Business Bureau is warning consumers that an international scheme to sell non-existent puppies and other pets to unsuspecting consumers may be significantly more organized and widespread than generally believed. More...

VA conducts new Operation Reveille Oct. 27

The Department of Veterans Affairs will continue its service to Veterans and partnership with the ares with a Stand Down event at its Uptown Augusta location Oct. 27.  More...

Spartans left heartbroken by Crusaders

One point. That’s all it took to crush the Spartans’ dream of bringing home the region title. More...