January 23, 2019 RSS feed / Front Page

Jenkins County School System receives Georgia Power award

The Jenkins County School System was awarded $1000.00 through The Georgia Power Foundation for STEM projects at the Jenkins County Middle/High School. More...

School News

Recreation Department News

Jenkins County

The Jenkins County Recreation Department is offering the following activities. Register Now! More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

The recent announcement that the former CARBO Ceramics plant located here has been acquired by U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc., based in Katy, Texas, is great news! More...

Editorials

Martha Chalker

Distractions, Cell Phones, Car Crashes and Teenagers!

EACH DAY, ELEVEN TEENS DIE AS A RESULT More...

Don Lively

ONCE AGAIN, BACK WHEN

Well, friends and neighbors, do you think you can stand one more screed about how things used to be in the days gone by? Thank you for indulging me. More...

Slim Randles

HOME COUNTRY

Doc hadn’t even finished loading his coffee with fake sugar before Steve piped up.  “I think it’s disgusting and weird and unnatural and it should be outlawed!” the tall cowboy said, coming to rest at the philosophy count More...

Breaking News - 1/25/2019 11:54 AM

New Year! New You! Taking place Jan. 26th! - Free Access

A day of pampering - New Year, New You - will take place 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 26th, at the Jenkins County 4-H office, 434 Barney Avenue. More...

Grand Jury indictments

A Jenkins County Grand Jury met in December and rendered the following indictments and accusations.  Brandon James Royal – Possession of Cocaine, Possession/ Manufacture/Distribution etc. More...

Other Jenkins News

Remember When – This Day in 2006

A section of a proposed 190- mile industrial gas line known as the Elba Express Pipeline will be constructed through portions of Jenkins County. More...

Bloodmobile to be here Jan. 28th

The craziness of the holidays is over, so why not take some time to save a life by donating blood at Shepeard Community Blood Center’s next blood drive, hosted by Jenkins County Medical Center, on Monday, January 28. More...

Library News

Who wants to get STEAMed? Our monthly STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Math) Day will be a cool breakout box puzzle. More...

Church News

Friendship Baptist to host program

Friendship Baptist Church, 574 Old Louisville Rd., will celebrate the 17th pastoral anniversary of Pastor Eric Cooper and Ebony Cooper 3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 27th.  Mt. Carmel to host Gospel Jubilee   More...

Datebook

Dinner and Movie

Mark your calendars! Main Street Millen will sponsor a “Dinner and Movie” event Feb. 15th. “Valentine’s Day” will be featured film shown at the Pal Theater on Cotton Avenue at 7:30 p.m. More...

Recipes

Country Cooking Sue Davis

As you have probably figured out already, I like preparing “quick and easy” but “delicious” meals for my family. More...