June 14, 2018 RSS feed / Personalities

Courtney O'Neal Gunter to marry Christopher Glenn Hobbs Dec. 15

Mr. and Mrs. Danny Gunter of Rayle announce the engagement of their daughter, Courtney O’Neal of Jesup, to Christopher Glenn Hobbs of Savannah, son of Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Hobbs of Dublin.  The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. More...

Paige McAvoy receives business admin. degree from UNG on May 5

Paige Chandler McAvoy graduated from the University of North Georgia in Dahlonega in commencement exercises Saturday, May 5, earning a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration.  More...

Shep Wheatley honored at first birthday party in Tignall May 19

Shep Wheatley, son of Brittany and Brandon Wheatley of Destin, Florida, celebrated his first birthday Saturday, May 19, at the home of his grandparents, Beth and Barry Armour in Tignall.  More...

Craycrafts named to Ga. Cyber Academy spring honor rolls

Cailyn and Maggie Craycraft, daughters of Kelli and Billy Craycraft, made the honor roll at Georgia Cyber Academy.  Cailyn, upcoming ninth-grader, made the “A/B” honor roll and has plans to attend Athens Tech while in high school.&nb More...

OLLI@UGA book club enjoys special tea-themed gathering

A cylinder-shaped leather tea canister from the early 1940s was a special highlight of the recent OLLI Book Club gathering.  Joanne Pollock explained, “My uncle who was with the General Electric Company in Shanghai, China, before Pearl Har More...

Frances Wheelis Women on Mission group meets at Moore home June 4

The Frances Wheelis Women on Mission of First Baptist Church met in the home of Priscilla Moore Monday evening, June 4.  Melanie Wells, facilitator, presided and Julia Palmer led the opening prayer.  Members joined in reading the WMU Watchw More...

Yeti cooler raffle to raise funds for W-W Animal Shelter

The Washington-Wilkes Animal Shelter Association is sponsoring a raffle for a Yeti Roadie 20 cooler (20 qt.) valued at $199.99 to raise funds for the benefit of the shelter. More...

Washington Personal Mention

Emilie and Mark Waters visited their daughter and family, Julie and Mark Laudicina, Wyatt and Savannah, in Hanover, Pennsylvania, May 30 to June 2 for Wyatt’s South Western High School graduation festivities. More...

Old photo of the week

Happy, smiling faces, and some rather cheesy grins of a pre-kindergarten or kindergarten class beam at us in this photo. Were you one of these children? More...