February 21, 2018 RSS feed / Other Jenkins News

Remember When

–This Date in 1958!

Jenkins County has again been honored by having had named as one of the 11 Master Farm Families of Georgia for 1958, the E.S. Gay Sr. family of the Norwood section of our county. More...

Winners in Millen Rotary Club Speech Contest!

Aaliyah Lawrence was first place winner in the Millen Rotary Club speech contest held Feb. 14th. More...

SAR members attend Cowpens Battlefield Celebration!

Four members of the Wiregrass Chapter and Brier Creek Chapter of the Georgia Society Sons of the American Revolution traveled to the Cowpens National Battlefield just outside of Spartanburg, SC in Ja More...

East Georgia Cancer Coalition awarded grant to provide screening mammograms

For uninsured women

Thanks to the United Breast Cancer Foundation (UBCF), the East Georgia Cancer Coalition (EGCC) in Athens can now extend its services. More...

JCFEC Leadership Team attends 2018 Youth Summit

The 2018 Youth Summit, sponsored by the DFCS-Prevention and Community Support and Guide, Inc. (PCSG), was held at the John C. Maxwell Leadership Center in Gwinnett County. More...

New Ambulance!

Jenkins County Emergency Medical Services Director Henry Young and Shannon Detwilter-EMS are shown with the new Ford F-50 ambulance the department recently acquired. More...

Jenkins County Senior Citizen activities!

The February birthdays of, from left, Cece Mulbury, Roger Scott and Ruth Robinson were celebrated at the Jenkins County Senior Citizen Center. More...

Window to the Past!

The Millen Woman’s Club was the first civic club organized in Jenkins County on Oct. 6, 1908. It is the 11th oldest club in the state of Georgia. Members of the club in 2005 are shown. More...

Library News

Want to warm someone’s heart and keep them cozy during the last cool evenings of spring? Come to our How It’s Done workshop on Saturday, February 24, at 12:30 pm and learn to crochet.  More...

Millen City Council makes appointments

In its first meeting of the New Year, Millen City Council made numerous appointments for 2018.  More...

Cagle names Jenkins County campaign co-chairs

Casey Cagle, the conservative leader for governor, announced today that Kirk Rocker, Robin Scott, and Mary Young will serve as co-chairs for his campaign in Jenkins County.  More...

Millen Garden Club

Members of the Millen Garden Club held their February 14 meeting at the Jenkins County Senior Citizen Center. Upon arrival members and guests were served a delicious Valentine dessert by hostesses Bonnie Becton and Jean Skinner.  More...