November 30, 2017 RSS feed / News

Governing documents discussed

Out of the American Revolution came three important and historic documents – the Declaration of Independence, the Articles of Confederation, and the United States Constitution – which sha More...

W-WES celebrates Red Ribbon Week

Washington-Wilkes Elementary School students enjoyed participating in Red Ribbon Week late in October in classes with counselors Tiffany Atkins and Sharonda Norman about the dangers associated with d More...

Final touches made as the cast gets set for opening of ‘Christmas Carol’

The Christmas season came early at the Bolton Lunceford Playhouse as preparations for the upcoming production of A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens got underway in August. It has been in a continuous forward motion through the efforts of Dr. More...

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Episcopal Women will serve lunch, sell goodies this Sat.

The Episcopal Church Women of the Church of the Mediator will be serving their traditional luncheon on Saturday, December 2, at 11:30 a.m. at the Parish House. More...

Toys for Tots signup continues through Fri. at Pope Center

The annual “Toys for Tots” Christmas initiative is now underway in Wilkes County, and donations and applications for the program are currently being accepted. More...

4-H members place well during DPA competition at Rock Eagle

Twenty- two Wilkes County Cloverleaf 4-H-ers traveled to Rock Eagle 4-H Center to participate in Cloverleaf District Project Achievement (DPA) where Wilkes County was remarkably represented by having those participating place first through third in t More...

Christmas Parade of Lights taking entries now for December 9 event

On Saturday evening, December 9, thousands of people will line the streets of Washington to see the fifth annual Christmas Parade of Lights, when scores of entries, including many floats brightly lighted for the season, will start from Tiger Stadium More...

W-WCHS FBLA members join 6,000 others for motivational rally at Nat’l. Fairgrounds

Washington-Wilkes Comprehensive High School Future Business Leaders of America students attended a motivational rally held at the Georgia National Fairgrounds in Perry last month. More than 6,000 FBLA members from all over Georgia attended.  More...

Jake Tucker takes highest honors in showmanship at ’17 Exposition

Jake Tucker took first place in the 10-year-old division for showmanship with his goat Delilah at the North American International Livestock Exposition held in Louisville, Kentucky November 14-16. More...

Two W-W members receive American FFA degree

For the first time in 25 years, the National FFA Organization awarded two members of the Washington Wilkes FFA chapter the American FFA degree. More...

RAYLE NEWS

Wonderful Bobbie Welch was able to keep Maebrynn and Kellbry on Monday, November 20, and it made the girls’ entire Thanksgiving break! Bobbie is so beloved by them and has been a blessing to our family.  . J.W. More...

Last week to sign up for annual ‘Christmas Tree Babies’ edition

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

Tignall News

It’s hard to find anyone at home on the weekend after Thanksgiving because they’re all shopping. The more money they spend the more money they save. The clerks will always tell you how much you saved. More...