October 18, 2012 RSS feed / Personalities

Kayden David enjoys Dora the Explorer party for second birthday

Kayden David, daughter of Lakisha Hulin of Atlanta and Kyle David of Morgan Hill, Calif., celebrated her second birthday October 6 with a Dora party at the Tignall home of her grandparents, Vivian and Jule Hulin. More...

Iris Garden Club meets at FUMC for monthly meeting October 9

The Iris Garden Club met in Wesley Hall of First United Methodist Church on Tuesday, October 9.  Prior to the business meeting, members were served delicious refreshments by the hostesses, Laura Toburen, Betsy Wagner, Elizabeth Crabbe, and Anna More...

Avery Baston honored on second birthday and Baptism Oct. 14

Avery James Baston, son of Jim and Heather Baston of Washington, celebrated his second birthday and Baptism on Sunday, October 14.  More...

W-W High School Class of ’65 turns 65, celebrates 47th reunion

“The Class of “65 Turns 65!” was the theme of the celebration of Washington-Wilkes High School Class of l965 at the 47th reunion Saturday evening, October 13, at Talk of the Town in Washington.  More...

Friends of Library meet Oct. 11, hear program on summer reading

Friends of the Mary Willis Library met on Thursday afternoon, October 11, in the Pope Community Room.  President Nita Latimer presided, welcomed everyone, and thanked Peggy Barnett for refreshments.  More...

Reports on T.J. and Friends activity

Gary Purvis (left) on behalf of the T.J. More...

Brittany Elizabeth Armour, James Brandon Wheatley exchange wedding vows September 22 in Charleston

Brittany Elizabeth Armour and Captain James Brandon Wheatley of Charleston, S.C., exchanged wedding vows in an impressive double-ring ceremony on Saturday, September 22, at six o’clock in the evening in the octagonal garden of historic Middleto More...

Cornelia Johnson Circle members gather at First Methodist October 2

The Cornelia Johnson Circle met on Tuesday, October 2, in the First United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall.  Judy Thompson, president, welcomed members and Susan Branan led the opening prayer.  The business meeting followed which included More...

Personal Mention

Weekend guests of Norma Hopkins were Fran and Dennis Hopkins of Acworth. Visiting last weekend were Lynda and Cliff Hopkins of Hilton Head, S.C. l  Roy Norman of Roswell visited Saturday with his mother, Dottie Norman. l  More...

Local DAR chapter busy with numerous activities, celebrations

From local community involvement to national and state events the Kettle Creek Chapter National Society Daughters of the American Revolution closed out an extended week of celebration and activities.  More...

Washington Personal Mention

Don and Pat Thomas, presidents of the Washington Wilkes Chapter SAR and Fort James Chapter Colonial Dames XVII Century, represented their chapters during the weekend of October 7-9th by attending the Battle of Kings Mountain where the nationally-spon More...

Evan ‘Ginger Grant’ Harrison crowned pageant queen

Ginger Grant, aka Evan Harrison, (standing center) was crowned Womanless Beauty Pageant Queen at the festivities held Saturday night, October 13, at the Washington-Wilkes Elementary School. More...

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