May 17, 2018 RSS feed / Personalities

Kettle Creek NSDAR installs officers for upcoming year

Peggy Jones was installed as regent of the Kettle Creek Chapter, National Society of Daughters of the American Revolution, at the luncheon meeting Saturday, May 12, at the Episcopal Parish House.  More...

OLLI@UGA members enjoy trip to Lexington wildflower farm

About a dozen enthusiasts from the Washington Affiliate, OLLI@ UGA, traveled to Beech Hollow Wildflower Farm in Lexington to hear a program on “Saving Threatened Wildflower Species” by owners, Pandra and Mike Williams Monday, April 9.&nbs More...

FBC Pre-K goes on field trip to florist

First Baptist Church Pre-Kindergarten students are pictured at Hendricks Florist where as they toured the shop they learned about seeds and flowers, the different colors, and were fascinated with the More...

Daniel Robert Hyatt awarded Doctor of Physical Therapy

Daniel Robert Hyatt received his Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Western Carolina University in Cullowhee, N.C., in commencement ceremonies Friday evening, May 11, at the Liston B. Ramsey Regional Activity Center.  More...

Second grade classes enjoy trip to Augusta Canal

Six second grade classes from Washington-Wilkes Primary School enjoyed a field trip to the Augusta Canal where they traveled down the man-made canal riding in the Petersburg boats watching turtles an More...

Eta Omicron members celebrate Founder's Day; Suggs named Woman of Year, Pickens president

The Eta Omicron chapter, Beta Sigma Phi, celebrated Founder’s Day on May 7, at The Hot Box.  A highlight of the evening was the naming of Paula Suggs as Woman of the Year.  New officers were installed as Dawn Pickens, president; Miche More...

Reynold Circle meets in fellowship hall of Presbyterian Church

The Reynolds Circle of Washington Presbyterian Church Women met on Tuesday afternoon, May 1, in the fellowship hall of the church.  Becky Slaton, hostess, offered refreshments of mini pecan tarts and cheesy pecan wafers with tea, coffee or water More...

Mary Leigh Barrett dedicated on May 13 at FBC in Monroe

Mary Leigh Barrett, six-week-old daughter of Rebecca and Zach Barrett of Monroe, was dedicated during the morning worship service on Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 13, at First Baptist Church in Monroe. Rev. Todd Ware of Monroe officiated. More...

Iris Garden Club meets May 8 at home of Jim and Jane Bundy

The Iris Garden Club met at the home of Jane and Jim Bundy Tuesday, May 8, for its final meeting before the summer break.  Hostesses for the luncheon meeting were Mrs. Bundy, Gail Boyd, Nancy Farris, and Ginny King. More...

FBC Silver Streaks travel to Old McDonald's Fish Camp

The Silver Streaks of First Baptist Church enjoyed a trip to Old McDonald’s Fish Camp in North Augusta, S.C., on Thursday evening, April 26.  The group enjoyed a variety of fish and seafood in addition to the delicious complimentary grits More...

Maebrynn Reeves celebrates eighth birthday April 20

Maebrynn Reeves, daughter of Margaret and Kelly Armour, celebrated her eighth birthday with a unicorn-themed party with lots of family and friends on Friday, April 20, at her home in Rayle.  The chil- dren enjoyed a bounce house, silly string, a More...

Xi Zeta Delta chapter celebrates Cinco De Mayo with fundraiser

Excited about a most successful evening as the Beta Sigma Phi, Xi Zeta Delta chapter celebrated Cinco De Mayo with a fundraiser for the Bill McCarty Scholarship Fund on Saturday, May 5, are members, More...

New Beginnings

Sofia Evelyn Seidner   Jennifer Alysssa and Daniel Nathan Seidner of Woodstock announce the birth of their daughter, Sofia Evelyn, on Tuesday, May 8, at Atlanta Medical Center in Atlanta. More...

Personal Mention

Celebrating Mother’s Day with Alice and Buddy Lindsey were Jane and Glen Echols, Jordan and Jesse Echols, Jessica, Graham, and Jenna Echols, Lisa Isham, Laura and Tony Williamson, Audrey and Abby of Thomson, Kim, Jeff, Kara, and Cale Ledbetter More...