August 18, 2016 RSS feed / News

Completes scholarship study in Norway

Hannah McTier (left), a 2016 graduate of Berry College and a 2012 graduate of Washington-Wilkes Comprehensive High School, has just returned from a six-week scholarship study at the University of Osl More...

FCCIS students get boost for new school year

These students – (front, l-r) Kevonta Jones, Dylan Cobb, Xavier Littlejohn, Jacobi Archer, Justin Norman, Jamal Daniels, (back) Tyrice Gresham, Zaikious Jackson, Ackheem Martin, Harold Blackwel More...

Market Goat Show Team competes against 350 others at the Sizzlin’ Summer Showdown

Wilkes County 4-H and FFA Market Goat Show Team members competed in the Sizzlin’ Summer Showdown in Athens against 350 other goat exhibitors. Team members exhibiting and placings were:  More...

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RAYLE NEWS

Rev. Jim Newsome visited with J.W. and Bonnie Boatwright on Wednesday, August 10.  . John and Kim Gowen are pleased to announce that they will become grandparents in December! Their first grandchild will be born to John Gowen Jr. More...

Top Ten Movies

1. Suicide Squad (PG-13) Will Smith, Jared Leto  2. Jason Bourne (PG-13) Matt Damon, Tommy Lee Jones  3. Bad Moms (R) Mila Kunis, Kathryn Hahn  4. The Secret Life of Pets (PG) animated  5. More...

Risk of Zika low but Georgians should still reduce populations

School is back in session in most parts of Georgia, and many families are returning to their normal routines. But less time chasing summertime adventures may mean more time consuming news and, unfortunately, new stories about the Zika virus. More...

Summer wanes but not mosquitos; Georgians should remain vigilant

While school is back in session, Georgians won’t be giving up on summer fun just yet. More...

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

... having a happy birthday at the beach

Lexi, Maddie, and Maryn Roberts enjoyed reading The News-Reporter in Destin, Florida, during their father’s 42nd birthday celebration. More...

Civil War Roundtable to hear Robertson talk about ‘Resisting Sherman’ at meeting Aug. 22

Tom Robertson of Augusta will present “Resisting Sherman” to the Washington Civil War Round Table on Monday evening, August 22, at 6 p.m., in the ballroom of the Fitzpatrick Hotel on The Square.  More...

Tignall News

Shopping at Walmart on a Saturday is a no, no. Sometimes we end up there because of an emergency. At Walmart, and sometimes at the grocery stores, you see style setters or fashion starters. Their originality really comes out. More...

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