October 18, 2018 RSS feed / Personalities

Isham speaks to Woman’s Club about literacy grants received

Lisa Isham was guest speaker at the meeting of the Washington Woman’s Club Monday, October 8, at the clubhouse.  Mrs. More...

OLLI attendees learn about surgery before anesthesia

Flynn Warren of Athens gave attendees some “shuddering” moments at the meeting of the Washington Affiliate, OLLI@UGA, on Monday, October 1, at the Episcopal Church of the Mediator Parish House.  More...

Brooks to lead study on culture in Georgia and Ukraine Oct. 22

“Politics, Society, and Culture in Georgia and the Ukraine” will be topic explored at the next session of Washington Affiliate, OLLI@UGA, Monday, October 22, at 2 p.m. at the Parish House of the Episcopal Church of the Mediator.  More...

First Methodist Church Young at Heart group enjoys apples day trip

With the proclamation that “Winter has passed, Spring has sprung, Summer was too long, but Fall has come ... More...

Travel and learn group attends ‘Man of La Mancha’ performance

Five members of the Washington Affiliate, OLLI@UGA, were in Augusta Sunday, October 14, to attend the Fort Gordon Dinner Theater.  The group enjoyed Sunday lunch and the matinee performance of “Man of La Mancha.” This musical has won More...

Foundation makes donation to local art program

Showing their drawings and enjoying the benefits of a great art program in the Wilkes County schools thanks to the generous donation to the art program from the Washington-Wilkes Art Foundation are ( More...

Iris Garden Club members make terrariums October 9

Nancy Farris presented the program to members of her Iris Garden Club at the meeting Tuesday, October 9, at the Robert Toombs House.  More...

Pearson Tribble honored at ‘Little Blue Truck’ birthday party Sept. 22

Pearson Tribble, son of Abby and Cameron Tribble of Harlem, celebrated his first birthday with a “Little Blue Truck” theme at his home Saturday, September 22. His birthday was September 18.  More...

Dr. Wenner shares Mars facts at OLLI meeting on October 8

Dr. David Wenner gave interesting facts about the planet Mars at the Washington Affiliate, OLLI@UGA, session Monday, October 8, at the Parish House of Episcopal Church of the Mediator.  More...

Family Fun 5k Run, Walk on November 3 to benefit animal shelter

Make plans now for Saturday, November 3, for the Family Fun 5k Run and Walk to benefit the Washington Wilkes Animal Shelter. More...

Old photo of the week

In this week's “Kitty Bits” column on page 4 we mention an email sent to us by Edward Stephens. The photo he included is printed above and depicts his grandfather, Dr. More...

Washington Personal Mention

Leah, Kirk, and Hanna Foster of Fort Stewart visited last weekend with their aunt and uncle, Myra Blackmon and Tom Holland. It was an especially great visit as Kirk had just returned from yet another deployment to Afghanistan. More...