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Students share knowledge with fifth graders

Austin Hackney and Ashlyn Holley had the opportunity to share what they have learned in their Business and Computer Science classes and FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America) with elementary schoo More...

Episcopal Bazaar, Luncheon to be held Saturday, Dec. 6

The Christmas Bazaar and Luncheon, an annual event created by the Episcopal Church Women will be held on Saturday, December 6. More...

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Taking a load off after putting a load on

Washington-Wilkes Primary School students resting after loading canned food items collected during the November Canned Food Drive are (front row, l-r) Curtis Milton, Alex Pharr, Morgan Dove, Jeremiah More...

Astronomical impact on Rotarians

Jane Kuehn (right), liason for the Deerlick Astronomy Village in Taliaferro Country, told members about how and why the village came to be. More...

Top Ten Movies

1. Dumb and Dumber To (PG-13)Jim Carrey, Jeff Daniels2. Big Hero 6 (PG) animated3. Interstellar (PG-13) MatthewMcConaughey, Anne Hathaway4. Beyond the Lights (PG-13) GuguMbatha-Raw, Nate Parker5. Gone Girl (R) Ben Affleck, Rosamund Pike6. St. More...

FBLA members present American Enterprise to first graders

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Tignall News

Erma Bombeck once said, “Thanksgiving dinners take 18 hours to prepare. They are consumed in 12 minutes. Half-times take 12 minutes. This is not a coincidence.” I never thought of that before. More...

Legislative breakfast to be held Dec. 4 at Third Shiloh Center

The annual Legislative Breakfast sponsored by the Washington-­Wilkes Chamber of Commerce and Family Connection and Communities in Schools of Wilkes County (FCCIS) will be held on Thursday, December 4, at 8 a.m. More...

Bounds, Barnett receive top honors from Cattlemen

Two long-time beef producers were recognized by the Wilkes County Cattlemen’s Association (WCCA) last week for their high quality and innovative practices in raising cattle for generations. More...

Students of the Month named at W-WMS

Washington-Wilkes Middle School Students of the Month for October are (front, l-r) Alena Velazquez, Erick Ervin, Ryan Hucke, (back) Odie Cruz, Brandon Chapman, Ethan Fain, Markiyah Tanner, and Lily E More...

Stephens Park plans holiday light display Saturdays, Sundays

The public is invited to “Come and experience the excitement of the Christmas season” at A.H. Stephens State Park starting this weekend. More...

Election as national FFA president is thrilling for Andy Paul

Andy Paul called it “the most thrilling moment of my life.” It was indeed a minute in time the 19-yearold sophomore at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College will remember, the day he was named National FFA President. More...

“Playing FORE The Cure” golf tournament sponsors offer thanks to community

The Eta Omicron Chapter, Beta Sigma Phi, of Washington hosted the 8th annual “Playing FORE the Cure” golf tournament and steak dinner on Saturday, October 25, 2014, in memory of a beloved sister, Nancy Callaway Long, who died August 27, 2 More...

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Don’t be a fire fatality statistic when cooking, heating up holiday leftovers

Georgia Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner Ralph Hudgens urges Georgians to use caution with holiday cooking, and when they heat up leftovers on the stove after the holidays. More...

FBLA members attends Fall Leadership Conference

Seven members and an advisor representing the Washington-Wilkes Comprehensive High School FBLA chapter attended the FBLA Fall Leadership Conference in Athens, November 18-19. More...

RAYLE NEWS

I am writing this during a break from making a cheesecake – a real, from-scratch cheesecake. They are Kelly’s favorite, so I am attempting one. More...