August 30, 2012 RSS feed / Personalities

Dafina Ife Shearry to marry Geoffrey Will-Morris Turner Ruth Ann Pickens guest of honor at first birthday party

Frankie and Coretha Shearry of Lake Park announce the engagement of their daughter, Dafina Ife (Fae), to Geoffrey Will-Morris Turner, son of George W. and Gloria C. Turner of Crawfordville.  More...

Local DAR members enjoy field trip to Meadow Garden

Several members of the Kettle Creek Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution enjoyed a summer field trip to Augusta on Tuesday, August 21, where they visited Meadow Garden and Fisher House, the Veterans Family Home.  More...

Walker descendants gather for 92nd annual family reunion

Descendants of Daniel ‘Lumpkin’ Walker and Elizabeth Stephenson Walker gathered for the 92nd consecutive year to honor their joint heritage with a day of reminiscing and enjoying each other’s company.  More...

Taliaferro astronomer visits Kiwanis Club

Jane Kuehn presented a program about the Deerlick Astronomy Village, its development, and what’s happening there, to the Washington Kiwanis Club at its regular Tuesday lunch meeting last week. More...

Washington Personal Mention

Visiting Thursday with Marjorie Tyler were Becky Tyler of Decatur and Lanette Tyler, Jane, Susie, James, and John, of Winston-Salem, N.C. More...

Fostering creativity in young students

The WINGS (Women In God’s Service) Ministry from New Life Baptist Church offered its support to the Washington-Wilkes Primary School Fine Arts program with a donation of art supplies. More...

Marge and John Crouch honored at 50th anniversary reception

Marge and John Crouch of Washington celebrated their Golden Wedding Anniversary at a reception given by their son, Kenneth Crouch of Washington, and daughter, Sherry Sandlin of Dania, Fla., on Saturday, August 18, in the fellowship hall of Fishing Cr More...

Family and friends honor Mercer-bound Joshua Jones Aug. 11

College-bound student Joshua Jones of Thomson was honored at a gathering of family members and friends on Saturday, August 11, at the residence of Jeanette Williams and Willie Danner in Washington prior to his leaving for Mercer University in Macon.& More...

Helen Miller guest of honor at 88th birthday celebration

Helen Miller was honored on the occasion of her 88th birthday at a dinner and celebration Tuesday, August 21, at Padgett’s Country Cooking.  Following a delicious meal Mrs. More...

Eliana Ruth Thomas treated to Ariel water party on August 18

Eliana Ruth Thomas, daughter of Jenny and Craig Thomas of Maryville, Tenn., celebrated her fourth birthday on Saturday, August 18, with a party at her home. More...

Gerica Sims celebrates 16th birthday at Panama City Beach

Gerica Sims celebrated her 16th birthday at Panama City Beach, Florida with her family. Celebrating with Gerica were: Mr. and Mrs. Clifton Maddox; grandmother, Hazel Turner; cousins, Lá Porsha and Khloe Johnson, and Kamya Turner; aunt, Mrs. More...