Friday, Aug. 31, the Jenkins County Middle School GTO and Eagle Academy went to Augusta to Fort Discovery to experience "hands-on" learning in their Discovery Lab.
The annual Fair-on-the- Square will begin at 9 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 6, and end at 5 p.m. There will be a variety of crafts and other items for purchase, as well as baked goods and other foods. Rides and games for the children will be on hand all day.
The East Central Health District and the Jenkins County Health Department will conduct a mass immunization drill Oct. 2-4. The purpose of the drill is to test the organizations' capacity to provide mass immunizations in the event of a biological disaster.
Mabel Jenkins, a member of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources Board and committee member of the Georgia State Parks and Recreation, announced last week that Magnolia Springs State Park will be receiving funds for the construction of two additional cabins at the park.
From left, Wade Ward and Wendy Jenkins display The Millen News as they toured the Jack Daniel's Distillery in Lynchburg, Tenn. (Photo contributed)
Samantha Williams of Sylvania was the winner of a John Deere TS Gator during the grand opening of Oliver's General Store on Saturday, Sept. 22. Shown are, from left: Dennis M.