Church News



Big Horse Creek Baptist Church Pastor Raymond Trent and the members of Big Horse Creek Baptist Church cordially invite everyone to a drop-in “Open House” Sunday, Jan. 8. The church is located at 1267 Buttermilk Road. Drop in anytime between the hours of 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. Following the 11 a.m. worship service, hotdogs, chips and cokes will be […]

Fair Haven, Habersham



Fair Haven and Habersham United Methodist churches welcomed David and Jennifer Thompson, United Methodist missionaries to Latin America, and their children Lydia, Ben and Luke to their respective pulpits on Dec.11. The picture was taken in the Fair Haven sanctuary. Following the Habersham worship service, the Thompsons participated in their annual Christmas celebration. “Listening to the Thompson’s helped to put […]

Endtime Faith Deliverance Church



The Endtime Faith Deliverance Church of Midville will hold a three-night revival 7:30 p.m. today, Wednesday, Jan. 4, through Friday, Jan. 6. Pastor Clyde Foreman Sr. invites the public to attend this great event. You must be a paid subscriber to access this content! Please login or Subscribe now!

Allen to perform at MLK festivities



Bro. Grady Allen will be the special guest, and he and his band will perform Monday, Jan. 16, at the Martin Luther King Jr. Parade and after-parade activities to be held at the Bethel AME Church. Bro. Allen never thought that he would end up releasing his very own gospel CD when he first picked up the saxophone while attending […]

In Memory



In Memory of Our Mother: Mrs. Hattie Rountree Sunset, Aug. 19, 2005 Our Father: Mr. Elisher (Lish) Rountree Sunset, March 17, 1992 Our Brother: Mr. Elisher (Boone) Rountree Jr. Sunset, Aug. 22, 1966 Silent night, Holy night what a joy our eyes shall see, the faces we hold so dearly. Who we love and truly miss. But God loves you […]

Miss Riner to marry Mr. Walden June 24



Ms. Pam Riner of Garfield announces the engagement of her daughter, Dena Lynn Riner, to Aaron Davis Walden, son of Mr. and Mrs. Andy Walden of Twin City. The bride-elect is also the daughter of the late Dean Riner. She is the granddaughter of Willie Dell Joyner and the late James P. Joyner of Garfield and Byron Riner and Kathryn […]

Card of Thanks



I would like to thank those who contributed clothes for our free clothes drive, and also those who helped to distribute the clothes. It was a big success, and we are looking forward to next year’s clothes drive. Thank you again, Hamp Scott and Jenkins County Citizens against Deadly Drugs, Inc. You must be a paid subscriber to access this […]

Ag Line: Pruning Crape Myrtles



The Crape Myrtle is one of the most common trees in landscape/ yard situations. If you drive through Millen on any of our most traveled neighb o r h o o d streets, you will find it growing every where. Crape Myrtles are very easy to grow and don’t acquire many insect/disease problems. They flower continuously during the summer with […]

Smith becomes member of U.S. Merchant Marines



Seafarer Philip Smith of Millen is a proud new member of the United States Merchant Marines having graduated from the Unlicensed Apprentice Program at the Paul Hall Center for Maritime Training and Education, located in Piney Point, Maryland. Smith, son of Thomas and Teresa Smith, completed nine months of training that taught him the basic skills of seamanship in order […]

Georgians in need grateful to hunters



Hunters donated 733 harvested deer to the 2005 hunters for the hungry (HFTH) program, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Wildlife Resource Division (WRD). This year’s donations will provide approximately 18,000 pounds of venison that food banks across the state will use to make nutritious meals for thousands of needy Georgians this holiday season. This brings the grand […]