May 11, 2017 RSS feed / Personalities

Teen Pregnancy Prevention Month theme is ‘I Can Wait’ in Wilkes Co.

The Teen Pregnancy Prevention (TPP) – Continued Change Initiative, led by the Augusta Partnership for Children (APC), the Richmond County Family Connection, had its April meeting in Washington-­Wilkes on Friday, April 21, at the Church of the M More...

Blood drive set for Thursday, May 18, 2-6 p.m. at FUMC

The Shepeard Community Blood Center will be hosting a blood drive in the Washington-Wilkes community on Thursday, May 18, from 2-6 p.m. More...

Reynolds Circle meets May 2 in Presbyterian manse

The Reynolds Circle of Washington Presbyterian Church Women met on Tuesday afternoon, May 2, in the church manse.  Hostess, Anne Wheeler, served sunflower-frosted chocolate cupcakes and hand-made filled chocolates with tea and coffee.  Lisa More...

Washington Personal Mention

Myra Blackmon returned home April 24 from a ten-day trip to Berlin, Germany, and points beyond. She spent Easter weekend in Prague going especially to attend services at St. Clements Anglican Church where she attended while living in Prague. More...

New Beginnings

Anna Kate Batrous

Jena and Joseph Batrous of Camak announce the birth of their daughter, Anna Kate, on Friday, April 14, at University Hospital in Augusta. Anna Kate weighed 6 lbs. 6 ozs. More...

Cornelia Johnson Circle members gather for May meeting at Foxwood

The Cornelia Johnson Circle of the First United Methodist Church met Tuesday, May 2, at the Foxwood Community Center as guests of circle member, Patsy Partridge, for the annual salad supper.  More...

Frances Wheelis WOM group meets May 1 at Hopkins home

Rosemary Hopkins was hostess for the Frances Wheelis Women on Mission of First Baptist Church meeting at her home Monday evening, May 1.  Melanie Wells, facilitator, opened the meeting, welcomed members and guests, and Susan Pope led the opening More...

Members of OLLI enjoy day trip to Conyers Monastery

Seven members of the Washington Affiliate of OLLI@UGA enjoyed a day trip to the Monastery of the Holy Spirit in Conyers on Monday, April 24.  The group enjoyed a self-guided tour of the Monastic Museum at the Visitor Center and watched the video More...

Kiwanis entertains special guests

Distinguished visitors attending the regular Tuesday lunch meeting of the Washington Kiwanis Club on May 2 included (l-r) Rick Berry, past Georgia Kiwanis Governor 2014-2016; David Kelly, Lt. More...