January 1, 2015 RSS feed / News

Little Theater to present The Marvelous Wonderettes

This weekend (and next) in Washington

The Reunion Tour of the Fabulous Wonder, uh, the Marvelous Wonderettes, the one-time Breakout Group of 1958! Call 706-678-9582 for times and reservations. Click "More" for VIDEO by Richard Crabbe. More...

Membership benefit is free trees

Residents of Georgia can ring in the New Year with 10 free flowering trees by joining the Arbor Day Foundation any time during January 2015.  By becoming a part of the nonprofit Arbor Day Foundation, new members will receive two Sargent crabappl More...

CSRA unemployment drops slightly during month of Nov.

The Georgia Department of Labor has announced that the unemployment rate in the Central Savannah River Area (CSRA) was 7.3 percent in November, down four-tenths of a percentage point from 7.7 percent in October. More...

Walker retires

Eddie Walker is retiring from service on the Wilkes/Lincoln/Taliaferro Counties Farm Service Agency Committee after a total of ten years. He is required to roll off the committee due to term limits. More...

Thoughtful recycling of Christmas trees can have big benefits

You took time to select and decorate the perfect Christmas tree for the holidays. More...

Tignall News

From what I have seen on Facebook there have been some happy family times during Christmas. Pat Bobo’s family gave her a chain saw for Christmas and I told her that when she uses it, I want to be there with my new camera to take the picture. More...

Robert Edwards retires from city

After 36 years working in the City of Washington’s Water and Sewer Department, Robert Edwards retired recently. More...

Watch Night services set at local churches

have a Watch Night Service on Wednesday, December 31, from 10 p.m.-midnight. Pastor Henderson will be the speaker and “House of Prayer” will provide songs and music.   .  More...

Primary school donations help with fundraiser

The faculty and staff of Washington-Wilkes Primary School donated $768 to “Dress Down with Jeans for Julia Anne” to help the Eta Omicron chapter of Beta Sigma Phi “Nancy C. More...

Prom queen will be crowned at WLT Playhouse

As you know, our 1958 senior prom is scheduled for this January and all the students and faculty are looking forward to a marvelous time. More...

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Pope Center to be site of meeting for discussion of hunting regulations

Hunters and other interested citizens are invited to attend any of eight upcoming public meetings regarding the development of hunting regulations for the 2015-2016 and 2016-2017 hunting seasons. More...

RAYLE NEWS

I hope everyone has been enjoying this holiday season! Folks in Rayle have certainly been busy this month. I love sharing what has been going on, so please keep the news coming in 2015!  More...

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Felony marijuana possession with intent, family violence arrests made during Dec.

After a student reported him, a Wilkes County teen has been arrested in connection with marijuana possession at Washington-Wilkes Comprehensive High School.  More...