October 18, 2018 RSS feed / News

Perfect attendance earns ‘Brag Tags’

A monthly homeroom drawing is held for students at Washington-Wilkes Primary School who were in attendance every day. More...

Country cooking supper to be held at Fishing Creek

The Christian Service Organization will sponsor a country cooking supper at Fishing Creek Baptist Church on Saturday, October 20, with an “All-You-Can-Eat” price of $8, from 6:30-8 p.m.  The public is invited to attend and enjoy the More...

Ghosts will revisit Resthaven Saturday

Kids and history lovers of all ages are welcome to the creepy (yet educational) tour of a 200-year-old cemetery in Washington, Georgia, in the dark. More...

Primary, elementary school kids need stuff for making ornaments

The City of Washington is planning to put lights on its new tree in the center of The Square and has asked children in the community to create Christmas ornaments for its decoration.  More...

Poster deadline is soon

The November 8 deadline for Radon Poster Contest submission is approaching.  More...

Tignall News

When children are small they want to spend as much time as possible with grandparents. They get all the attention from their grandparents who let grandchildren have lots of freedom. More...

Three new members inducted

In a rare multiple induction, three new members joined the Washington Rotary Club officially last Thursday, October 11, in a brief ceremony conducted by President Paula Stevens (third from right). More...

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Community blood drive set for next Thursday at FUMC

There’s nothing spookier than a blood shortage, so join Shepeard Community Blood Center for a community blood drive on October 25. The drive, held at the First United Methodist Church at 102 Liberty Street, will run from 2-6 p.m.  More...

‘Love Washington’ set for Sat. aims to touch hundreds of lives

This Saturday, October 20, there will be a “Kindness Explosion” throughout the city of Washington when the fourth annual “Love Washington” event takes place in and around downtown.  The idea behind Love Washington is to s More...

Hice’s Mobile Office Hours to offer assistance on Wed.

The office of Congressman Jody Hice will host Mobile Office Hours with two opportunities for 10th District residents to meet with his staff this month. More...

Civil War Round Table will hear Rauch talk Mon. at Fitzpatrick

Stephen J. Rauch, a military historian for the U.S. Army Signal Corps at Fort Gordon, will present “How the U.S. More...

Bentley named to AgFirst Farm Credit board of directors

Jack W. Bentley Jr. of Wilkes County has been elected to Ag- Georgia Farm Credit’s AgFirst Farm Credit Bank board of directors. More...

RAYLE NEWS

Reese’s Friends peanut and lemonade stand has raised just at $8,000 for the Children’s Hospital of Georgia! More...

Library receives Vibrant Communities Grant

The Mary Willis Library has received a Vibrant Communities Grant from the Georgia Council for the Arts (GCA) providing funds which will support the library in offering arts and crafts workshops to children and senior citizens in Wilkes County.  More...

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