September 12, 2013 RSS feed / News

EMS offers monthly training in the use of defibrillators

Wilkes County Emergency Medical Service’s Blake Thompson brought the Washington Kiwanis up to date on the use of automatic electronic defibrillators (AEDs) at last week’s meeting.  More...

Community birthday calendars are fundraising project for Wilkes 4-H

Wouldn’t it be nice to have one calendar with the birthdays and anniversaries of everyone you know already on it? The annual Wilkes County 4-H community birthday calendar fundraiser is a great opportunity to make this happen. More...

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We finished the Bible Study of the Book of Revelation at Clifford’s Grove Baptist Church Sunday evening. Rev. McAvoy explained it well and we all enjoyed it. No time was set to begin another study, but will be decided later.  . More...

Tignall News

After receiving a cute e-mail from someone about a teacher’s experience with show and tell in a kindergarten class, it reminded me of a time during my teaching career with center time. More...

RAYLE NEWS

Carl and Vickie Sisson of Madison, Alabama, spent the Labor Day weekend with their parents, Mildred Sisson of Rayle, and Bobby and Elsie Bunn of Monroe. More...

Top Ten Movies

1. One Direction: This Is Us (PG) Liam Payne, Harry Styles 2. Lee Daniels’ The Butler (PG-13) Forest Whitaker, Oprah Winfrey 3. We’re the Millers (R) Jennifer Aniston, Jason Sudeikis 4. More...

Where in the world is The News-Reporter ...

... visiting the ‘Big Sky’

  Gail and David Hunter took their News-Reporter sightseeing to lots of places like Last Stand Hill in the Little Bighorn National Battlefield. More...

Rotary auction will offer exciting items on September 21

This fall’s Washington Rotary Club Autumn Auction may set a record for high-flying offerings for bidders to choose from.  The event will offer, in both silent and live auctions, items ranging from hot-air balloon rides for two and for four More...

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Experts deliver knowledge

Knowledge is Power is the motto that is used in the DELTA program at W-WES to encourage student achievement. More...

FCCIS sets annual meeting Sept. 26 at Missions Center

Family Connection and Communities In Schools of Wilkes County (FCCIS) will hold its annual meeting on Thursday, September 26, at 4 p.m. at the Georgia Baptist Association Missions Center.  More...

You can be the lucky winner of this beautiful quilt

Once again this year, as in the past 10 years, the Tignall Homemakers Club will give away a beautiful handmade quilt to a lucky winner at the I’d Rather Be in Tignall Fall Festival on Saturday, Nov. 9. More...

W-WPS students learn through dramatization

Kindergarten through third-grade students at Washington-Wilkes Primary School attended the production of “Why Do Heroes Have Big Feet?” by Kathryn Schultz Miller on Thursday and Friday, S More...

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