August 10, 2017 RSS feed / Personalities

Jennifer Gillespie to marry Brian Rodriguez November 11

Cindy and Larry Gillespie of Washington announce the engagement of their daughter, Jennifer, of Watkinsville, to Brian Rodriguez of Winder, son of Margaret and Manuel Rodriguez of Hoschton.  The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Effie Youghn P More...

Washington Personal Mention

Visiting last weekend with Diana Blackburn were Jan, Stephen, and Isabel Blackburn of Atlanta. l  More...

'Meet the Newest Generation' party held at Rogers home

The home of Ruth Rogers was the scene of a “Meet the Newest Generation Party” on Saturday afternoon, July 22.  More...

4-H'ers enjoy summer sewing class with Classic South Quilt Guild

Seven Wilkes County 4-H’ers recently participated in a day workshop in sewing taught by the Classic South Quilting Guild members and volunteers at the First United Methodist Church in Washingto More...

Agnes Tiller guest of honor at 93rd birthday celebration

Agnes Tiller was honored on her 93rd birthday on Friday, August 4, at a celebration at Southern Manor where she resides.  A gift of a beautiful bouquet of fresh flowers was presented to her and used in decorating.  Mrs. More...

Reducing kids' risk of getting colds at school is team effort

School-aged kids who catch colds or the flu from their classmates can quickly spread those colds to their family members, who then might spread the colds further when they go to work. 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...