November 20, 2014 RSS feed / Personalities

Sabrina Annette Dodgen weds Jonathan Richard Doss Oct. 22

Sabrina Annette Dodgen of Washington and Jonathan Richard Doss of Dearing exchanged wedding vows in a beautiful double-ring ceremony Wednesday, October 22, at four o’clock in the afternoon at the home of the bride’s grandmother, Ann Chafi More...

Frances Wheelis WOM members meet Nov. 3 at home of Kay Nelms

The Frances Wheelis Women on Mission of First Baptist Church met at the home of Kay and Pug Nelms Monday evening, November 3.  Melanie Wells, facilitator, opened the meeting and everyone read the WMU Watchword. More...

Meredith Williamson awarded Doctor of Psychology degree

Meredith Williamson was awarded the Doctor of Psychology degree by the Georgia School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University at their Doctoral Hooding Ceremony in Atlanta on November 1.  More...

Personal Mention

Lefreda Adair celebrated her 96th birthday as she and her daughter, Susan Blanton of Greensboro, enjoyed a trip to Savannah where they visited many sights including the Bethesda Boys Home where Mrs. More...

Washington Personal Mention

Visiting with Tom and Melanie Wells from Thursday to Sunday were Jon and Kendra Bristow and their four-and-a-half month old twins, Harper and Kaiden, from Champaign, Ill. More...

Society News Policies

The following policies for wedding write-ups, engagement announcements, birthdays, and other social articles are currently in effect and are strictly observed by The News-Reporter.  More...

New Beginnings

William Thomas Bunch III Joseph Parks Bunch   Erin and TJ Bunch of Carlton announce the birth of twin sons, William Thomas III and Joseph Parks, on Wednesday, November 5, at St. Mary’s Hospital in Athens. Will weighed 4 lbs. 5 ozs. More...

Presbyterian Circle 3 women meet at Strother home Nov. 17

Circle 3 of Washington Presbyterian Church Women met Monday afternoon, November 17, at the home of Norwood Strother.  Mrs. More...

News-Reporter to publish annual ‘Christmas Tree Babies’ edition

On December 25, The News-Reporter will publish its 41st annual Christmas Tree Babies edition. More...

Wilkes Co. Sheriff Mark Moore is speaker at Woman’s Club meeting

Wilkes County Sheriff Mark Moore presented the program to members and guests at the Woman’s Club meeting Monday, November 10, at the clubhouse.  More...

Kiwanis Club has special Veterans Day program

Last week marked the 96th remembrance of the end of World War I – Armistice Day. The Washington Kiwanis Club celebrated the holiday by recognizing members who served in the U.S. armed forces. More...

Katie McKellar new loan assistant at agricultural lending cooperative

AgGeorgia Farm Credit has announced the recent addition of Katie McKellar as a loan assistant to the Washington Branch. A native of Washington, McKellar grew up on a family-owned beef cattle farm and still lives there today. More...