July 12, 2018 RSS feed / Personalities

Ladd Delaney enjoys sixth birthday parties with family, friends

Ladd Delaney, son of Elisha and Bill Delaney of Franklin, Tennessee, celebrated his sixth birthday on June 5 with several festivities.  Ladd, grandson of Gloria Rhodes of Washington, first celebrated with a beach theme party while on vacation at More...

Baby shower/barbecue on June 23 honors Haley and Jacob Thornton

Expectant parents Haley and Jacob Thornton of Athens were honored at a baby shower and barbecue on Saturday, June 23, at the home of Janet and Darren Pharr on Poplar Drive.  Co-hosts with the Pharrs were Gail and Tom Duggan, Rachel and Michael P More...

Emanuel Singers enjoy pool party at Pharr home July 8

The Emanuel Singers of First United Methodist Church were treated to a pool party hosted by Janet Pharr and Gail Duggan at the Pharr home on Poplar Drive on Sunday afternoon, July 8.  The children enjoyed the slip and slide in addition to the po More...

Young-at-Heart group enjoys peach pickin' trip June 28

The Young At Heart of First United Methodist Church traveled to Johnston, S.C., for a “peach pickin’” good time on Thursday, June 28.  The group enjoyed a leisurely lunch at Riley’s Restaurant before heading to Titan Farm More...

Old photo of the week

This photo was made of the Tiger Homecoming Court and these lovely ladies appeared on the front page of The News-Reporter, but we’re not sure when. They are probably just as beautiful today. More...

Washington Personal Mention

Gloria Rhodes has returned home after a nearly two-month visit with her daughter and family, Elisha, Bill, and Ladd Delaney, in Franklin, Tennessee. More...

Susan and Morgan Howard honored at baby shower

Susan and Morgan Howard of Athens were honored at a baby shower on Saturday, June 23, given by her sister, Sally Wells, at the home of the ladies’ parents, Kathy and Billy Wells in Dahlonega.  More...

Washington Personal Mention

Ann and Ira Tiller enjoyed an extended weekend with family as they attended the Jackson-Erwin family reunion at Camp Tyart in Ray City. l  More...

Olivia Dehil honored at 'Wild One' first birthday party July 7

Olivia Adelle Dehil, daughter of Amanda and Zack Dehil, celebrated her first birthday with a Wild One party at the home of her grandparents, Laurie and Dennis Dehil in Washington on Saturday, July 7. More...

Nettles-Dillard Scholarship applications now available

The Washington Woman’s Club administers yearly the Nettles-Dillard Scholarship to Wilkes County residents who are returning to continue their education after an interruption due to illness, need to work, family matters, etc.  More...