2017-03-22

Jenkins County Senior Citizen Center activities!



Ronald E. Joyner



Ronald E. Joyner, 75, of Millen died Tuesday, March 14, 2017 at his residence. He was born in Jenkins County, and was a retired Master Butcher, and a Baptist. Visitation was held 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, March 15th until at Crowe-Fields Funeral Home. Graveside services were held 2 p.m. Thursday, March 16th at the Millen Cemetery with Rev. Andy Allen officiating. […]

Grace Burke Wood



Grace Burke Wood, 97, passed away on March 12, 2017, at Southland Health and Rehab in Peachtree City, GA. She was born on November 27, 1919 in Millen, GA to the late Mandon Joseph Burke and Ola Mae Norris Burke. Grace grew up in Millen and attended Jenkins County Schools. After high school she went on to study to be […]

Grace Johnson Dickey



Mrs. Grace Johnson Dickey, 95, of Millen died Sunday, March 19, 2017 at Pruitt Bethany Nursing Center. She was born in Emanuel County, was a retired seamstress for Jockey International, and was a member of Hebron Primitive Baptist Church. Visitation was held Tuesday, March 21, 2017 from 12:30 p.m. until the funeral service at 2 p. m. at the West […]

Roy Calvin Harris, Sr.



Mr. Roy Calvin Harris, Sr., age 83, of Millen died Saturday, March 18, 2017 at Ogeechee Hospice in Statesboro. He was born in Jenkins County, and was a U. S. Army veteran, and an accomplished peanut producer. He had been a past Farmer of the Year, member of the North Jenkins County Fire Department. He was also a member of […]

Leroy Herbert Shackelford, Sr.



Leroy Herbert Shackelford, Sr., age 74, passed away peacefully, Thursday, February 16, 2017 in his residence under the care of Gentiva Hospice surrounded by his loving family. Mr. Shackelford was a native of Richmond County and spent most of his life in Augusta, before moving to Millen in 1992 and then to Statesboro in 2013. He was a U. S. […]

Community for Christ program to be held at Recreation Department



A “Community for Christ” program, sponsored by local churches, will be held at the Jenkins County Recreation complex 4-6 p.m. Saturday, March 25th. The event is free to the public and will feature entertainment, food, games, door prizes and a gospel message. Millen Methodist to hold Yard Sale The Millen United Methodist Church, 413 N. Gray Street, will hold a […]

Bloodmobile to be here Monday, March 27th

Urgent need for O Negative Blood!

The bloodmobile of Shepeard Community Blood Center will be at Optim Medical-Jenkins 1-6 p.m. Monday, March 27th. There is a critical need for O Negative blood with the Center having less than a one day supply on hand. Anyone who is O Negative is encouraged to come out at this time and donate. The need is URGENT!

Millen Methodist preschool



Millen United Methodist Church announces that it is adding two new teachers to its Beginnings Pre-school program, Ms. Lindsey Doolittle and Mrs. Crisalyn Frawley. Lindsey is a student at Georgia Southern University who will be graduating in May with a B.S. in Child and Family Development. She is employed by Connection Church. Lindsey has a passion for the Lord and […]

Tanner Wiggins