Storm Damage



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Millen man wins $100K in lottery



A Millen landscaper has raked in big bucks from the Georgia Lottery. Leroy Smith, 27, won $100,000 playing the instant game Big Bucks. Smith claimed his prize Tuesday, July 3. He purchased and scratched the ticket Monday, July 2, at Ace Stop & Shop, 495 East Frontage Road, Sylvania. “I took a second look at the ticket, and then I […]

Early voting is underway




Advance, absentee in-person, voting in the July 31 General Primary/Non-Partisan Election began on Monday of this week and will continue through July 27. All voting will take place at the Jenkins County Courthouse Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. until 5 p.m. Voters may also cast their ballots 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. Saturday, July 21, at the courthouse. Voters must vote either […]

Sherril Jones seeks Tax Commissioner seat



Sherril Bradham Jones has qualified as a candidate for the office of Jenkins County Tax Commissioner in the July 31 General Primary election. She has served the public working in the Tax Commissioners office for the past 18 plus years. Sherril worked in the Jenkins County Tax Commissioner’s office from August 1993 where she served as Chief Deputy Tax Commissioner […]

JCHS Honors Night



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State 4- H Council



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4- H Camp



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Birth



Brandon Kaide Watson Samantha Aralyn Coker and Brandon Kyonte Watson are proud to announce the birth of their son, Brandon Kaide Watson. Kaide was born May 18, 2012 at the East Georgia Women’s Pavilion. Kaide weighed 9 lbs. 8 oz. and measured 22 in. long. Kaide’s maternal grandparents are Aralyn Lanier and Jimmy Coker. His paternal grandparents are Bernice Watson […]

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Local VFW commander awarded



Byron A Scogins, Commander of local Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW), Post 2776, Millen, recently attended the VFW 70TH annual Convention held in Macon. He received not only the All State Post Commanders Award, but also the All State District Commanders Award. Additionally, he was presented a box displayed collection of coins, with the center coin being a silver, collectors […]