November 9, 2017 RSS feed / Personalities

New Beginnings

Jacob Allen Lawson   Morgan and Tim Lawson of Tignall announce the birth of their son, Jacob Allen, on Friday, September 15, at St. Mary’s Hospital in Athens. Jacob weighed 7 pounds, 12.2 ounces, and was 20.5 inches long. More...

OLLI and Silver Streaks members enjoy variety show, dinner in Elberton

Several members of the Silver Streaks of First Baptist Church and the OLLI@UGA enjoyed a trip to Elberton to a dinner-theater show at the Rock Gym on Saturday night, November 4.  More...

Palmer presents program at Frances Wheelis WOM meeting

Julia Palmer presented a most informative program on child advocacy as found in the mission magazine, “Mosaic,” at the meeting of Frances Wheelis Women on Mission of First Baptist Church on Monday, November 6, in the home of Nancy Madden More...

Sign up now for upcoming ‘Christmas Tree Babies’ edition of News-Reporter

On December 21, The News-Reporter will publish its 44th annual Christmas Tree Babies edition. More...

Pre-K students of FBC enjoy trip to Washington Farms

Enjoying a bright fall day at Washington Farms in Watkinsville are First Baptist Church Pre-Kindergarten children (front from left) Eli Nunn, Rady Hunter, Hinsley Cox, Etta Kate Dawson, Suzy Yaikow, More...

Beta Club honors W-WMS janitors

The Washington-Wilkes Beta Club honored its janitors last week with a special treat for all their hard work in keeping Washington-Wilkes Middle School spotless. More...

Amanda and Wright Gunter honored at Sardis Baptist baby shower Nov. 5

Amanda and Wright Gunter of Rayle were honored at a baby shower Sunday afternoon, November 5, given by the ladies of Sardis Baptist Church in the fellowship hall.  Mrs. More...

Washington Personal Mention

Visiting Sunday with Julia and Dennis Palmer were Tracy and Eddie Palmer of Americus. They were enroute home from Banner Elk, N.C., where they had attended the graduation of their niece, Madison Martin, from Lees-McCrae College. More...

OLLI meeting features music of Burton and Arora

Patricia Burton (center) chats with Marcia Delany (left) while Joanne Pollock and John Webster wait to express their appreciation for the wonderful program presented by Mrs. More...