June 11, 2009 RSS feed / Personalities

Heath appointed to board for national quality award

Lieutenant Colonel Garrett D. Heath of the Chief of Staff of the Army's Enterprise Task Force located in the Pentagon, has been appointed by Dr. More...

Megan Nicole Patterson marries Timothy Cody Schmotz on May 2

Megan Nicole Patterson and Timothy Cody Schmotz of Birmingham, Ala., exchanged wedding vows Saturday, May 2, at six o'clock in the evening at The Dyson House, home of the bride's grandparents, Raymond and Elizabeth Hurd, in Washington. More...

Cassidy Barnett honored at 'Ariel' birthday party

Cassidy Barnett, daughter of Jamie Barnett and Ginny Barnett, celebrated her third birthday on June 1 and was honored on several occasions. Cassidy was treated to an Ariel theme birthday party Saturday, May 30, at the home of her mother. More...

Bridgett Elizabeth Berry weds Joseph Nicholas Wells May 16

Bridgett Elizabeth Berry of Washington became the bride of Joseph Nicholas Wells of Lincolnton in a double-ring ceremony Saturday, May 16, at six o'clock in the evening at Phillips Mill Baptist Church in Washington. Rev. More...

Kariss Easler feted at lingerie shower Saturday, May 29

June bride-elect Kariss Easler of Evans was feted at a lingerie shower Saturday, May 29, at the home of Ann Morrison in Evans. Sabrina Carter, also of Evans, co-hosted the occasion with Mrs. Morrison. More...

Internet crimes program planned for Tea & Learn

GBI Agent Tony Williamson of Thomson will be the guest speaker at the Wills Memorial Hospital Tea and Learn Thursday, June 18, at 2:30 p.m. in the hospital café. More...

Megan Jane Wheatley graduates from Young Harris College May 9

Megan Jane Wheatley of Tiger graduated cum laude from Young Harris College in Young Harris with an Associate of Science degree. Commencement exercises were held Saturday, May 9, at the Hilda D. Glenn Auditorium at Young Harris College. More...

Ward, Lewis receive honorariums from local retired educators

Haley Ward and Quandarius Lewis, members of the 2009 Washington Wilkes Comprehensive High School graduating class, received honorariums from the Lincoln-Wilkes Retired Educators Association. More...

Washington Personal Mention

Anna Heaton of Moulton, Ala., and niece, Kindler Norman of Good Hope, arrived Thursday for a visit with their mother and grandmother, Dottie Norman. Visiting Friday was Ed Norman of Good Hope. Kindler returned home with her father and Mrs. More...

Harper sisters enjoy weekend of dance, celebrate birthdays

Caitlyn and Sydney Harper, daughters of Mr. and Mrs. Shane Harper of Evans, were part of a busy weekend June 6-7 as they presented dance recitals and celebrated their birthdays. More...

Aonia News

We had a great Vacation Bible School last week at Ebenezer Baptist Church. We enrolled over 100 and had an average attendance of 95 each evening. Thanks to all who helped make this a success. More...

Darcy Newsome graduates at Yale School of Forestry

Darcy Newsome graduated from the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies on May 25. She focused on law, economics and policy, and did course work in land conservation. More...

Kayleigh Dooley guest of honor at first birthday party

Kayleigh Nichole Dooley, daughter of Justin and Nichole Dooley of Rayle, was treated to a first birthday celebration on May 9 with her family and friends. More...

Rodney and Maria Holloway honored at baby shower May 30

Rodney and Maria Holloway of Yew Gardens, N.Y., were honored at a baby shower Saturday, May 30, at the home of Gene and Cheryl Edwards on Courtground Road. More...

Allison Land and John Echols to marry in Aug. 15 ceremony

Mr. and Mrs. Darrell Standard of Washington announce the engagement of their daughter, Allison Land, to John Echols, son of Mr. and Mrs. Billy Echols, also of Washington. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. More...

Audra Chapman, Justin Armour entertained at couple's shower

Audra Chapman and Justin Armour was honored at a couple's shower at the home of Jason and Mary Katherine Dyson on Doster Road Saturday evening, May 23. Co-hosts with the Dysons were Will and Amy Long and John and Karmen Moon. More...

Brown family members gather for 11th annual reunion June 6

Graham and Glenda Smith hosted the 11th annual Brown family reunion at their country home, Pearl Oaks, on the Lexington Road Saturday, June 6. More...

Cody Denard, sole 'keeper of the egg,' meets challenge

Cody Denard accepted a first grade challenge from Kermit Hocutt 12 years ago and has the Easter egg to prove it. More...

W-WCHS receives recognition as 2009 'No Excuses' school

Washington-Wilkes Comprehensive High School has received notification from Rogers Wade of the Georgia Public Policy Foundation (GPPF) that the school has been recognized by the GPPF as a 2009 "No Excuses" school. More...

Kirstin E. Rodrigues graduates May 23 from Oconee Co. H.S.

Kirstin Elise Rodrigues graduated with honors from Oconee County High School in Watkinsville in commencement exercises Saturday, May 23, at the University of Georgia Coliseum in Athens. More...

Heritage residents enjoy visits with family, friends

Mattie J. Williams and Hattie M. McManus visited Miss Carrie Wallace. .Visiting Mrs. Bernice McAvoy were Gail Galbreath, Ronnie McAvoy, and Joyce Blackburn. .Sally Hopkins and John Ivey visited Mrs. Libby Ivey. More...