October 6, 2011 RSS feed / Personalities

Herbert, LaVerne Smith celebrate 60th wedding anniversary Oct. 3

Herbert and LaVerne Smith of Happy Hollow Road in Washington celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary, Monday, October 3.  The Smiths were married October 3, l951, at the home of his parents in Lithonia.  More...

Lewis, Ann Cook honored at 50th wedding anniversary celebration

Lewis and Ann Cook were honored on their 50th wedding anniversary at a family celebration at their home on Saturday, September 10.  Festivities were hosted by their children and grandchildren, John and Susan Whittingslow and Cathryn and Taylor C More...

Tebala Hamrick to marry Dalrick Willis November 19

Brenda Mitchell of Washington announces the engagement of her daughter, Tebala Hamrick, to Dalrick Willis, son of Curtis and Shirley Willis of Washington.  The bride-elect is also the daughter of Johnny Hamrick of Washington. More...

Woman’s Club sponsoring spaghetti supper on Oct. 28

The Washington Woman’s Club is sponsoring a spaghetti supper on Friday, October 28, at the clubhouse at 108 North Alexander Avenue.  The supper of spaghetti, salad, bread, dessert and drink will be served from 5 to 7:30 p.m. More...

New Beginnings

Josephine Fite Filipiak   Mr. and Mrs. Reid Filipiak of Washington announce the birth of their daughter, Josephine Fite, on Sunday, September 4, at University Hospital in Augusta. Josephine weighed 7 lbs. 14 ozs. and was 20 ¼ inches long. More...

WMH Auxiliary holds annual membership tea and meeting at Barnett home September 27

The Wills Memorial Hospital Auxiliary gathered at the home of Ames and Ashley Barnett Tuesday, September 27, for the annual membership tea and meeting.  President Paula Suggs welcomed members and WMH CEO Marvin Goldman.  During the business More...

Heard is surprised with birthday party at Fincher Center

Jack Heard was really surprised by his 80th birthday party on Saturday afternoon in the Fincher Center at Tignall Baptist Church.  Hosting this party were Peewee and Cathy Armour. More...

RAYLE NEWS

.Happy October, everyone!! Have I mentioned how much I adore fall? The nip in the air this weekend delighted me. It makes “fall cleaning” almost bearable.  More...

Jenny Echols entertained at bridal shower, brunch

Jenny Echols, bride-elect of Jason Standard of Washington, was entertained at a brunch and miscellaneous bridal shower Saturday, September 10, in the fellowship hall of Rehoboth Baptist Church.  Hostesses for the festivities were the ladies of R More...

Brittney Leigh Edwards to wed Bernard Jason Callaway Dec. 10

Benjie and Donna Edwards of Washington announce the engagement of their daughter, Brittney Leigh, to Bernard Jason Callaway, son of Ricky and Penny Callaway of Washington.  The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Gene and Gail Lindsey of Union P More...

Church members prepare for yard sale

Helen Holmes (l-r), Kathy Overstreet and Sandy Whittington sort through items that will be available at the St. Joseph Catholic Church yard sale Saturday, October 8. More...

Jack Heard guest of honor at 80th birthday reception

Jack Heard was honored on his 80th birthday at a surprise reception Saturday, October 1, at the Dale Fincher Christian Life Center of Tignall Baptist Church. More...

Social worker will be featured speaker at next OLLI meeting

Jerry Smith of Augusta will speak to members of OLLI Chapter @ UGA Monday, October 10, at 2 p.m. at the Parish House, Episcopal Church of the Mediator.  More...

Personal Mention

Ellie and Wyatt Thomas of Maryville, Tenn., visited last week with their grandparents, Edward and Susan Pope. Their parents, Craig and Jenny Thomas, arrived Monday and the family returned to their home in Tennessee Tuesday. More...

Xi Delta Tau chapter presents check to WMH Rehabilitation Department

The Xi Delta Tau Chapter, Beta Sigma Phi, presented a second check in the amount of $1500 to the Wills Memorial Hospital Rehabilitation Department Monday, September 19.  The group has raised a total of $4000 for the rehabilitation department fro More...

Personal news notes from the residents at Tignall Assisted Living

Patsy Epps’ visitors have been Anne Wideman, William Hester, Angie, Jackson and Laney Thornton, Vivie Ann and Bobby Wilson, Tony and Marion Hammond, and Nancy Hilley. More...