April 20, 2017 RSS feed / News

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

... cutting through the isthmus

Helen Holmes reports that The News-Reporter and “the Tignall Quad Squad” recently returned from a fabulous fun-filled 15-day cruise from San Francisco through the Panama Canal to Ft. More...

SAR will honor Patriot Colley with grave marking May 20

Preparations are underway by the Washington-Wilkes Chapter Sons of the American Revolution to honor Revolutionary War Patriot John Colley with a grave marking on Saturday, May 20, at 11 a.m., at the Colley-Fanning cemetery.  The highly acclaimed More...

Rivalry between Davis and Foote is topic of CWRT

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Kids Fun Run added to Optimist 5K set April 29

The sixth annual Washington Optimist Club 5K on April 29 will have a new feature for those who wish to participate. More...

Immediate and critical need for blood announced in area

There is a critical and immediate need for blood donors with O negative, O positive, and A negative blood types and platelet donors of any blood type.  More...

Tignall News

Easter egg hunts fascinate me as I watch children running around looking for the eggs. They see some several feet from them and run over those right at their feet. Time means nothing to children. More...

Troupe M. Harris Scholarship is now available for 2017-2018

The First Baptist Church of Washington invites any high school or college student who is a resident of Wilkes County and is majoring in or intends to major in the area of fine arts to apply for the Troupe M. Harris Jr. More...

Gammon will compete at national FCCLA event

Curt Gammon, competing in Career Investigation, placed first and will compete this summer at the National Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) STAR Events Competition in Nashville, Tennessee.  More...

Wilsbary sale slated for Saturday, May 6, 10-1 at the library

The Wilsbary Book, Plant, and Bake Sale sponsored by the Friends of the Mary Willis Library is coming up on Saturday, May 6, from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at the library.  More...

Sharon Shenanigans to offer more than ever

If it’s springtime, you can be sure that Sharon’s up to its Shenanigans again! More...

W-W FFA team places in Area Forestry Career Development Event

The Washington-Wilkes FFA Forestry Team recently placed fourth in the Area 2 FFA Forestry Career Development Event. The event was held at Whitehall Forest in Athens April 11.  More...

Rayle News

Josh and Hollie Dobbs and Raegan and Rylee celebrated Easter at the home of Gary and Trish Dobbs on Saturday, April 15. Everyone enjoyed an Easter lunch and egg hunt. More...

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