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LWREA members attend area meeting, hear GREA president

Lincoln-Wilkes Retired Educators Association (LWREA) members attended the Areas 11 and 12 meeting of the Georgia Retired Educators Association (GREA) August 15 hosted by the Columbia County REA in Evans.  More...

Perfect attendance earns ‘Brag Tags’

A monthly homeroom drawing is held for students at Washington-Wilkes Primary School who were in attendance every day. More...

Country cooking supper will benefit Haney this weekend

The Christian Service Organization will sponsor an all-you-can-eat country cooking supper at Fishing Creek Baptist Church on Saturday, September 15, 6-8 p.m., at $8 per plate. More...

Jada Mercier among semester’s graduates at Piedmont Tech

Jada Mercier of Washington received an associate in applied science degree with a major in radiologic technology during commencement ceremonies at Piedmont Technical College (PTC).  The James Medford Family Event Center at Piedmont Tech welcomed More...

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Cornelia Johnson Circle meets September 4 at First Methodist

The Cornelia Johnson Circle of First United Methodist Church met Tuesday, September 4, in the church fellowship hall.  President Shelley Warrenfells welcomed everyone and Susan Branan offered the opening prayer.  More...

Tignall News

Sing while you work…is the motto of Ms. Hattie Blakey. As I was shopping at Dollar General last week I heard a lady singing. I decided to stick around to hear more. More...

RAYLE NEWS

J.W. and Bonnie Boatwright visited Marshall Sherrer on Monday, August 27.  . More...

Top Ten Movies

1. Crazy Rich Asians (PG-13) Constance Wu, Henry Golding  2. The Meg (PG-13) Jason Statham, Bingbing Li  3. Mission: Impossible -- Fallout (PG-13) Tom Cruise, Henry Cavill  4. Searching (PG-13) John Cho, Sara Sohn  5. More...

Bible Study Class tent service to ask ‘Why hate when it’s easier to love?’

The “WORD” Bible Study Class annual tent service is scheduled for Saturday, September 15, at 11 a.m. at 415 Lexington Avenue (vacant lot across from Jackson Street), in Washington. More...

Indigo Dye Day at Callaway Plantation set for September 15

Indigo Dye Day will be held at Callaway Plantation from 1-3 p.m. on Saturday, September 15, for ages eight and up. A good activity for families, the workshop includes materials and provides one T-shirt per participant for a fee of $40 per person. More...

Top citizens for August chosen at W-WPS

Washington-Wilkes Primary School has announced the “citizens”chosen for the month of August who were picked for “having a positive attitude.” To be chosen, these students often used manners, cheered peers on, kept a smile thro More...

Rock Eagle sets day of fishing, canoeing for families Sept. 22

The Rock Eagle 4-H Center near Eatonton will host its annual Family Fishing Day@the Rock a week from Saturday, September 22, beginning at 8:30 a.m.  Visitors can spend the day on Rock Eagle Lake with family and friends with no fishing permit req More...

Old photo of the week

Do you recognize the military man in this photo? This framed print is at the newspaper office waiting to be claimed. We think he may be in the Hubbard family. More...

Roxeann Cobb is making choices and making a difference as she gives back to community

Her smile is infectious and immediately disarming. Anyone who meets Roxeann Cobb recognizes very quickly that they are in the presence of someone very special.  More...

Cullars meets state’s eldest statesman

Attending the Democratic Party of Georgia’s 2018 convention and representing Wilkes County as its delegate, Washington City Councilman Nathaniel Cullars (left) met American politician and civil More...

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