December 7, 2017 RSS feed / News

Jones is among graduates at Econ. Development Academy

Sharon Jones of Wilkes County, Araina Reaves of the Georgia Electric Membership Cooperation, and Jason Coley of Georgia Power are the most recent graduates of the 2017 Region 7 Multi-Day Training Program conducted by the board of the Georgia Academy More...

W-WPS students surpass goal collecting canned goods

W-W Primary School students participated in their annual food drive campaign during the month of November and were challenged to “Step up to the Plate” to reach a school-wide goal of donating 1,000 cans.  More...

Where in the world is The News-Reporter...

... in a living history museum

Wayne and Sharon Williamson and The News-Reporter went on a recent trip to Colonial Williamsburg, Virginia, where they saw the Capitol Building (above). More...

RAYLE NEWS

Justin and Nichole Dooley, along with their daughters Kayleigh and Morgan, hosted friends and family from all over the state for Thanksgiving on Thursday, November 23.  . Benjamin Willis visited J.W. Boatwright on Monday, November 27.  . More...

Parade ushers in the 2017 North Wilkes Christmas season

Visitors and residents along the side of the road through Tignall saw, among many other things including the W-W Tiger band, the New Ford Baptist Church float (at left, top), Elizabeth and Peyton Boh More...

Committee says thank you to all assisting parade

The North Wilkes Steering Committee wishes to first thank the Wilkes County deputies for stopping traffic and leading the parade Sunday. We appreciate Washington Wilkes Comprehensive High School band. There is no parade without the band. More...

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Top citizens get recognition

Washington-Wilkes Primary School has announced its Citizens of the Month for November who were recognized for showing respect throughout the month. More...

‘Love and Care in a Shoebox” begins annual drive to serve Wilkes seniors

The 13th annual Washington-Wilkes “Operation Love and Care in a Shoebox,” is up and running and volunteers are already collecting Christmas gift boxes and bags with the goal of personally presenting one to every senior in every elder care More...

Donation will pay for X-ray equipment

Relyant Communications Marketing Director Billy Caddell (second from left) presents a Georgia Heart Contribution to Wills Memorial Hospital CEO Tracie Haughey as (l-r) Radiology Department Manager Debra Hardy, Human Resources Manager Susan Pope, and More...

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Ag Awareness explains ‘From Farm to Fork’

Leading up to Ag Awareness Day, a variety of local and area farmers made presentations at Washington-Wilkes Elementary School.  More...

Tignall News

What kind of fun is it to send e-mails to people one doesn’t know? I keep getting messages on how to get all my hair back for the holidays. I haven’t lost it yet. I keep feeling to see if I’m missing some. More...

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