August 17, 2017 RSS feed / Personalities

64th annual Newsome reunion held August 12 at Ebenezer

The 64th annual reunion of the descendants of Joseph Thomas Newsome (1831 – 1897) and Susan Reynolds Newsome (1835 – 1915) was held on Saturday, August 12, at Ebenezer Baptist Church in the Aonia community.  More...

New Beginnings

Hadleigh Ann Bentley   Heather and Kheled Bentley of Washington announce the birth of their daughter, Hadleigh Ann, on Tuesday, August 8, at St. Mary’s Hospital in Athens. Hadleigh weighed 7 lbs. 11 ozs. and was 21 inches long. More...

Washington Personal Mention

Visiting with Melanie and Tom Wells and Debbie and Tommy Wells this weekend were Beverly Bristow, Kendra and Jon Bristow and children, Kaiden and Harper, from Champaign, Illinois. More...

Edee Fortson enjoys My Little Pony sixth birthday celebration

Edee Fortson, daughter of Meghan and Adam Fortson, celebrated her sixth birthday on Saturday, August 5, with a My Little Pony party her home. More...

Mitchell Mobley receives Academic Achievement Award

Mitchell Mobley of Wilkes County received the Academic Achievement Award for the summer semester, 2017, from Coastal Pines Technical College in Jesup.  This honor is given to students who enroll in 6-11 credit hours during the semester and achie More...

Ladies of Frances Wheelis Women on Mission of First Baptist enjoy annual salad supper held at Nelms home on August 14

The Frances Wheelis Women on Mission of First Baptist Church met at Hummingbird Hill, home of Kay and Richard Nelms in Logan Woods, on Monday evening, August 14, for its annual salad supper.  More...