January 16, 2019 RSS feed / Other Jenkins News

Remember When – This Day in 2003

High water level at Elam Road Bridge causes concern for Jenkins County Commissioners. After some discussion, the Commissioners agree to reduce the level by pumping some water from the pond on either side of the bridge. More...

Library News

Do you want to paint a snowflake? It’s cool and it’s abstract and you can learn how to paint it at our monthly Paint @ the Library adult painting class, this Saturday at 11 am! More...

Georgia State Parks offer four fun challenges for the New Year

If your New Year’s resolutions include getting fit, connecting with nature or simply getting outside more often, Georgia’s State Parks can make these goals easy to achieve. More...

Booking Log

Jenkins County Jail Booking Log Dec. 31 – January 6

Demarco Chevez Carter – Expired Vehicle Tag or Decal, Failure to Maintain Insurance, Hold for Investigation; Jan. 6; Millen Police Department.  Jamie Shawn Chambers – Theft by Taking-Felony; Jan. More...

Houseplants 101

Lift your spirits and improve your indoor environment by taking part in the indoor gardening movement. More...

Garden club

Members of the Millen Garden Club met January 9 at the Senior Citizens Center with 22 members in attendance.  Hostesses Mary Andrew, Annelle Dickey, and Linda Newton served a delicious dessert course upon arrival of the members. More...

O’Reilly Auto Parts to open store here

O’Reilly Auto Parts will open a store in the building formerly occupied by Dollar General on Winthrope Avenue, adjacent to BI-LO. The business will open sometime in February. More...

Blood donors needed

(Augusta, GA) Shepeard Community Blood Center has received an emergent order from a local hospital for an incoming trauma. They are in need of O Positive blood, platelets, and plasma. More...

Window to the Past

High winds brought down a tree at this 538 Gilmer Street residence Jan. 7, 2009, causing extensive damage to a vehicle in the yard and knocking out power lines. More...