JCHS Class of 2017 has 22 honor graduates

The Jenkins County High School graduating Class of 2017 has 22 honor graduates. The graduates and their plans after graduation are as follows. Alyssa Nichole Fail- Alyssa is the daughter of Lynn and Winton Fail. She plans to attend Georgia Southern University to pursue a degree in Nursing. Zachary Taylor Becton- Zachary is the son of Vanessa Pierce. He plans […]

Josh Dong named Valedictorian, Jacob Nelson named Salutatorian

Top honors of the 2017 graduating class of Jenkins County High School go to Josh Dong, Valedictorian, and Jacob William Nelson, Salutatorian. Josh is the son of Mao Xiong Dong and Nian Yue Lin. Jacob is the son of Charly and Terry Nelson. During his high school career, Josh has received Academic Achievement Awards in Spanish, Social Studies, Science, Math […]

Yikes! It’s Little Red Riding Hood and the Wolf!

If you happened to have spotted Little Red Riding Hood and the Wolf lurking about in Millen last week, don’t adjust your glasses. They were here! Amanda Autrey and Kolton Rackham are making their way from Tybee Island, Georgia to Don Davis Park in Oregon, a 2,918 mile trek, to raise money for the Make a Wish Foundation and the […]

JCHS will hold Commencement Friday

Jenkins County High School (JCHS) will hold its Commencement Exercises for the Class of 2017 at 7 p.m., Friday, May 26, in the JCHS Gymnatorium. In an effort to provide each graduate’s family equal access to observe this milestone ceremony and to ensure the sanctity of the event, admission tickets will be required to enter the gymnatorium. The doors will […]

Remember When –

This Day in in 1923

Rufus H. Chance who was implicated in the murder of Watson Allen on Christmas Day in 1921, and was tried at the March term of Jenkins Superior Court resulted in a mistrial. The State asked for a change of venue which was granted by Judge H.B. Strange and the case was carried to Bulloch County and tried at the May […]

Students of month

Jenkins County Elementary School staff members nominated students for the April “FLY Student of the Month” to reward academic excellence and behavior. These students are great representatives of the school discipline model: “FLY”(F- Fly straight, L-Love of Learning, Y- You are responsible for YOU). Students received a Planters Electric Student of the Month t-shirt and a field trip for a […]


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City completes Solar project at Waste Water Treatment Plant

The solar panels are up and catching the sun’s rays at the City of Millen’s Waste Water Treatment Plant. Completion of this part of the City’s solar project was discussed at a recent meeting of Millen City Council. It was noted that the 400 KW array at the plant was completed with work to begin within a few days on […]

JCHS Honors Night!

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