August 25, 2016 RSS feed / News

Explains value of local theater

Sharon Liggett, interim/acting president of the Washington Little Theater Company told members of the Washington Rotary Club that a theater is one of the best indicators of the spirit of a community More...

Four Wilkes students on President’s List for summer at ATC

Four Wilkes County students are included on the President’s List for the 2016 summer semester at Athens Technical College. More...

OLLI Bash features info about groups, classes, adventures

The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at The University of Georgia (OLLI@UGA), an organization for adults age 50-plus, will host its next OLLI Bash - Activity Fair on Friday, September 9. More...

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Raina Dodson will grace the field during halftime of Tiger football games this season when the Marching Tiger Band presents its latest show. More...

Watson-Brown seeks high school students for its Junior Board

Teenagers, philanthropy, and historic preservation – What?! The Watson-Brown Foundation is looking for high school students interested in preserving history and helping the communities of the CSRA by serving on its Junior Board. More...

Ready to cheer the Tigers to victory

1985 W-W Tiger All-State Defensive Tackle (and super Washington Redskins fan) Choice Nash is tailgating and ready for the beginning of the Tigers’ 2016 season which begins this Friday night at More...

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Tina Boatwright took her mother, Dianne Bufford, out to lunch on Saturday, August 20 to celebrate her birthday, which was August 22. More...

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CHOA’s intensive care airship can carry five clinicians, two patients

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta (CHOA) flies more than 30,000 miles annually in Georgia’s only dedicated emergency response pediatric helicopter and recently upgraded its capabilities with the world’s first Eurocopter EC145e, a sta More...

Check the sky at sundown on Saturday to see Jupiter and Venus in highly visible conjunction

Venus and Jupiter will be making an appearance in the same night sky on Saturday, August 27, about 30 minutes after sunset. More...

Sheriff gets nod of appreciation

Wilkes County Sheriff Mark Moore was the special guest of the Washington Rotary Club last week at the request of Club President Terry Boswell (right) who expressed the organizations deep and continui More...

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Hunter Education Field Days offer chances to build skills

So, you completed the Hunter Education course - now what? Take your knowledge to the next level by attending a Hunter Education Field Day. More...

Dove hunting season in Ga. opens at noon Sat., Sept. 3

Gather friends and family and get ready to head to the dove fields for the opening day of dove season. Georgia’s dove hunting season opens at noon on Saturday, September 3. More...

Tignall News

There are too many birthdays flying around me and it’s hard to keep up with them. I sent a birthday card to someone whose birthday is not until November. This dear friend called me to thank me for the card even though it was quite early. More...

Top Ten Movies

1. Suicide Squad (PG-13) Will Smith, Jared Leto 2. Sausage Party (R) animated 3. Pete’s Dragon (PG) Bryce Dallas Howard, Robert Redford 4. Jason Bourne (PG-13) Matt Damon, Tommy Lee Jones 5. Bad Moms (R) Mila Kunis, Kathryn Hahn 6. More...