February 7, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Ribbon cutting for Rounds!

The Jenkins County Chamber of Commerce recently sponsored a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the re-opening of Rounds on Winthrope at 535 Winthrope Avenue. More...

School News

JCHS Principal’s List and Honor Roll

Mr. Rob Gray, principal, and the faculty and staff of Jenkins County Middle High School wish to congratulate the following students for their academic achievement for the First Semester of the 2017-2018 school year.  More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

You will notice that we have added a Kid’s Page to this issue of The Millen News. The page contains many fun activities for your children to do which, hopefully, they will enjoy. More...

Editorials

Don Lively

BACK HOME AGAIN

(Please enjoy this reprint of my very first column from August of 2007.)   More...

Slim Randles

HOME COUNTRY

Dewey reached up to straighten his tie and stuck a finger up a nostril by mistake. Here he was, on the most momentous evening of his life and he couldn’t do one little thing right. Tie a tie. More...

Church News

Kelsey Chapel to host Pastoral Anniversary

Kelsey Chapel Baptist Church will celebrate the 2nd Pastoral Anniversary of Rev. Danny R. Bennett 4 p.m. Feb. 17th. Special guests will include Rev. Brock Taylor, United Fellowship Worship Center, Statesboro. More...

Recipes

Country Cooking With Sue Davis

Valentine’s Day is next Wednesday and if you;'re thinking of baking up some sweet treats for your “sweetie” to celebrate, the following recipes are great choices. More...

Bonnie Johnson has “A Way With Words”

Bonnie Johnson has always loved kids, but it was not until she observed a speech therapist working with children who had speech difficulties that she decided, “That is what I want to do.” The epitome moment occurred as Bonnie observed the More...

Project for Better Health begins 2018

Project for Better Health (PFBH) is a non-medical nonprofit organization seeking to improve the overall health and well-being of the residents of the Jenkins County area. More...

Pre-K Registration set for March 8th

Pre-K registration for the 2018-2019 school year will be held March 8, at the Jenkins County Elementary School. Registration slot sign-up will be held Feb. 20 – March 7.  More...

Other Jenkins News

Remember When

– This Date in 1923

U.S. Revenue officers, J.W. Griffin, S.P. Land, J.A. Monroe and J.H. Gasley have been at work in Jenkins County since last Friday in the endeavor to local illicit handlers and makers of liquor. More...

Youth Leadership team

Members of the Jenkins County Family Enrichment Leadership Team were recently announced. More...

Friends of Magnolia Springs State Park seeking donations

Friends of Magnolia Springs State Park organization is seeking donations to fund the Easter Egg Hunt that the organization sponsors at the park.  More...

Letters

Letters

Dear Editor:   The Martin Luther King Jr. Committee would like to extend a heartfelt “thank you” to Rev. Eric Cooper for the inspirational message he delivered at the Service for Rededication held at Zion Baptist Church.  More...

Obituaries

Carli Drew Ridings

Carli Drew Ridings, 23, passed away Saturday evening, January 27, 2018. More...

Lula Mae Boyd

Ms. Lula Mae Boyd departed this way of life on February 3, 2018.  Funeral services will be held at Hurricane Branch Baptist Church Saturday, February 10, 2018 at 12 p.m. with Pastor Robert L. More...