Proud to be a veteran

– Staff Sergeant Charles F. Woods, III


Those who are serving and have served in the nation’s Armed Services will be recognized next week as Veteran’s Day is celebrated on Nov. 11th. For SSgt Charles F. Woods III, U.S. Air Force, of Millen, the label “veteran” is one that he claims proudly. “I can’t say enough about the Air Force. It has benefitted me in such a […]

COSTUME CONTEST



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Voting – then and now




From paper ballots deposited in locked wooden boxes to computerized voting machines that tally the votes, modern elections show little resemblance to those of the past. Margaret Newton was a poll worker for a number of years before taking the position of a registrar for the past seven years. During her years at the polls, she has witnessed many technological […]

Millen Woman injured in 2-vehicle accident



Runette Herrmann of Millen was airlifted to Georgia Regents Hospital, Augusta, following this 2-vehicle accident that occurred Thursday, Oct. 31st, on Recreation Drive. A Georgia State Patrol spokesperson said Ms. Herrmann was traveling East on Recreation Drive when the 2005 Ford Crown Victoria she was driving crossed the center line into the path of a westbound Kenworth Construction 2006 tractor […]

Correctional Center



Jenkins Correctional Center staff participated in a cook off/ bake off contest on Oct. 24th to assist with the local “Miracle Walk” breast cancer fundraiser. Activities included judging of chili, soups, cakes, pies, cookies and brownies. Following the competition, all staff was invited to purchase servings of the items as well as other snacks and drinks. Staff was also given […]

Depot Dudes



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Friends of Magnolia



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Millen Lions Club



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McBride- Davis Engagement Announcement



Mr. and Mrs. William Joseph McBride are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Danielle Cynthia McBride, to Mason Lee Davis, son of Mr. and Mrs. Clint Albert Davis Jr. all of Millen, Georgia. Miss McBride is the granddaughter of Virginia Rosser McBride and the late Edward Terrell McBride and Cynthia Ellison McBride and Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Thomas […]

JCES LUNCH MENU



Monday, Nov. 10 – Spaghetti or sweet and sour chicken/rice; choices: whole kernel corn, oriental vegetables, apple, pineapple. Tuesday, Nov. 11 – Hot dog or chili/saltines; choices: oven fries, orange, applesauce, peach cobbler. Wednesday, Nov. 12, Thanksgiving feast – Roast turkey, wheat roll or peanut butter and jelly sandwich; choices: dressing w/gravy, sweet potato soufflé, green beans, cranberry sauce, fresh […]