April 23, 2015 RSS feed / News

Republicans plan to meet Rhodes at Fitzpatrick April 30

The Wilkes County Republican Party will host a gathering next Thursday, April 30, from 5:30-7 p.m., at the Fitzpatrick Hotel conference room featuring Georgia District 120 Representative Trey Rhodes. More...

Where in the world is The News-Reporter

... in the second most populous city in the Lone Star State

Mr. and Mrs. Jule Hulin, along with their daughter Jasmine took The News-Reporter with them to San Antonio, Texas, for the graduation of their nephew, Nick Stokes, from U.S. More...

McDuffie Health Fair Saturday will offer 18 tests, 40+ exhibits

More than 450 people are expected to take advantage of the free health services offered at the McDuffie County Health Fair Saturday, May 2, at Thomson High School from 8 a.m.-noon. More...

Farm Bureau urges grilling caution; remember fire safety when outdoors

Grilling during the summer time is a fun and exciting activity, but we should not forget about fire safety. More...

Troupe Harris fine arts scholarship offered

The First Baptist Church of Washington invites any high school or college student who is a resident of Wilkes County and is majoring in or intends to major in the area of fine arts to apply for the Troupe M. Harris Jr. More...

Taliaferro bands to offer concert, barbecue May 15

The Taliaferro County Band program will present An Evening of Jazz on May 15. Over 50 TCS musicians will perform for parents, teachers, and the community. More...

RAYLE NEWS

Preston and Joyce Fry, Jazzy and Jeremiah traveled to east Texas during spring break to visit Joyce’s family on their cattle ranch. More...

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‘Fiddler’ continues this weekend with final slate of three shows

The large and varied cast of Fiddler on the Roof opened its run of five performances last weekend with Saturday evening and Sunday matinee shows to energetic and interactive crowds. More...

Marlar will explain how Europeans saw Civil War at Round Table Mon.

Jack Marlar of Fountain Inn, S.C., will present “How the Europeans Viewed Our Civil War” to the Washington Civil War Round Table at 6 p.m. Monday, April 27, in the ballroom of the Fitzpatrick Hotel. More...

Wilsbary sale set Saturday, May 2, 10-1 at the library

The annual Wilsbary Book, Plant, and Bake Sale will be held on Saturday, May 2, from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Mary Willis Library. More...

Foundation recognizes community support

Recognizing the vital need for a hospital in their community, Wills Memorial Hospital supporters Sheree and Brian Royal place their names among the patrons of the Wills Memorial Foundation. More...

FCCIS to hold spring meeting at Baptist center on April 23

Family Connection and Communities in Schools of Wilkes County (FCCIS) will hold its Spring Collaborative Meeting today, Thursday, April 23, at 4 p.m. at the Georgia Baptist Association building on North Jefferson Street. More...

Theater to present final three shows of ‘Fiddler on the Roof’

This weekend will be the last chance to see the Washington Little Theater’s production of Fiddler on the Roof, directed by Stan Coe, with a cast of dozens featuring talented artists of all ages More...

Tignall News

We are becoming a wireless, paperless environment. The paperless classroom has already started with tests on computers and fewer books with pages you can turn. More...

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