May 31, 2018 RSS feed / Personalities

Anderson speaks about slave freedom at recent OLLI meeting

In a recent OLLI session, Kathryn and Ed Anderson described a 1783 hope for freedom of enslaved people to Nova Scotia. More...

Katelyn Lauren Hunter marries Michael Lee Simmons on April 28

Katelyn Lauren Hunter and Michael Lee Simmons, both of Marietta exchanged wedding vows in a beautiful garden ceremony Saturday, April 28, at 6 o’clock in the evening at The Grande in Kennesaw. Chris Smith of Thomson officiated.  More...

Washington Personal Mention

Dr. Michael Bradley and wife, Mary, of Wilmington, North Carolina, visited Emilie and Mark Waters last Thursday and Friday. Dr. Bradley, a recently retired Professor Emeritus at The University of North Carolina Wilmington, and Dr. More...

New Beginnings

Hannah Grace Johnson

Caitlin and Robert Johnson of Brooklet announce the birth of their daughter, Hannah Grace, on Wednesday, May 23, at Memorial Health University Medical Center in Savannah. Hannah Grace weighed 7 lbs. 4 ozs. and was 18 inches long. More...

Personal Mention

Joanne Pollock was joined by her daughter, Susan Horn of Watkinsville, in attending the Markert family reunion in Beaufort, S.C., where enjoyed a special visit with Ulli Markert of Germany. l  More...

Joseph Trevon Lamar graduates from Augusta University May 11

Joseph Trevon Lamar graduated from Augusta University in commencement exercises on Friday, May 11, in the James Brown Arena in Augusta earning a Bachelor of Arts with Honors in History for Secondary Education.  More...

Frances Wheelis WOM group meets May 7 at Hopkins home

The Frances Wheelis Women on Mission of First Baptist Church met in the home of Rosemary Hopkins on Monday, May 7.  Melanie Wells, facilitator, presided and Julia Palmer led the opening prayer. More...

Washington HS Class of ’52 gathers for annual reunion

Reminiscing, sharing family news, and plans for the future was the order of the day for seven members of the Washington High Class of 1952 on Thursday, May 24, as they met at The Jockey Club for their annual reunion luncheon.  Many escapades wer More...

Personal Mention

Visiting Memorial Day weekend with Lloyd Johnson were Angela and Lloyd Johnson, Alex and Amelia, of Pace, Florida, and Mrs. Johnson’s parents, Mr. and Mrs. Dumitru Morar of Arad, Romania. More...

Poetry writing competition winners announced

Pictured are winners of the poetry writing competition from Carol Souther’s second grade class and whose work will be published in the bound nationwide publication, Creative Communication&rsquo More...