Other Jenkins News


In The Headlines 10 years ago– March 28, 2012 Stitch and Print has been named the Business of the Year at the 2012 Chamber Banquet. Citizen of the year was awarded to Rodney Collins. Linda Jackson has received the Spirit Award. Winners have been announced of the school pageant. They are Miss JCHS Jonquette Sanders, Miss JCMS Cierra Linder, and […]

CNG Station opens at Port of Savannah

Atlanta Gas Light and Chesapeake Utilities Corporation are celebrating the opening of the compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling station at the Port of Savannah. Leaders from Atlanta Gas Light, Chesapeake Utilities, Georgia Public Service Commission, Georgia Ports Authority, City of Savannah, and the City of Port Wentworth joined together to officially open the filling station at the Port Fuel Center […]

Calendar of Events

Saturday, Apr. 9: Daddy Daughter Banquet sponsored by PFBH will held from 6-9p.m. at the Senior Citizen’s Center. Cost is $40. Please contact Pam Walker at 706-360-4822 for more information. Tuesday, Apr. 5: The City of Millen will hold the monthly council meeting at 6 p.m. at City Hall. The public is welcome to attend. Thursday, Apr. 7: The Jenkins […]

Ag News

Using Pesticides Wisely

The Extension Office has been making slow progress in getting our private pesticide license holders recertified. Unfortunately, we had several license holders that had to retake the test and course, which is cumbersome and time consuming. It seems like we find ourselves blaming covid for many mishaps; but in this case, covid did prevent us from having programs that yielded […]


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Turkey season opens Saturday

Time to talk turkey, and some changes in hunting regulations. The Georgia turkey hunting season opens Saturday, April 2, 2022. However, if hunting on public lands, including Wildlife Management Areas (WMAs) and National Forest land, the season opens on April 9, 2022. Turkey season ends on May 15, 2022, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division. […]

Rotary hears presentation by Champion Homes

A special program the Millen Rotary Club sponsors each year is Career Day for Jenkins County High School seniors. Students are transported by bus around Millen to different locations to get a first-hand look at how the business operates. At the end of the tour, the students enjoy lunch with the Rotary Club members and hear a presentation by a […]

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