September 20, 2018 RSS feed / News

Providing assistance to veterans

Alvin Banks (right), retired from the U.S. Army and now working for the Augusta Warrior Project, helps provide local resources and services to veterans and their families in the CSRA. More...

Grant’s and Lee’s ‘generaling’ will be contrasted at CWRT

Marine Lt. Col. Edward Shelor will present “The Overland Campaign in Virginia of 1864” to the Washington Civil War Round Table next Monday, September 24, at 6 p.m. at the Fitzpatrick Hotel.  More...

Kindergarten students visit Bi-Lo

Kindergarten students at Washington-Wilkes Primary School recently embarked on their annual walking field trip to the local Bi-Lo grocery store. More...

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Rotarians learn of timber management

Reminding the members that timber is still the number one industry in the state of Georgia, forester Jenny Reville gave the Washington Rotary Club a condensed overview of timberland selection, acquis 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 this 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 required.& More...

Tignall News

We now have ducks in the road on Church Street in Tignall. I have found that ducks move faster across the street than chickens. More...

Top Ten Movies

1. The Nun (R) Demian Bichir, Taissa Farmiga  2. Crazy Rich Asians (PG-13) Constance Wu, Henry Golding  3. Peppermint (R) Jennifer Garner, John Gallagher Jr.  4. The Meg (PG-13) Jason Statham, Bingbing Li  5. More...

Celebrated for keeping things neat and clean

Last week, Wills Memorial Hospital celebrated National Housekeeping Week by recognizing “some of the unsung heroes of our hospital,” the housekeeping staff for “always keeping it ne More...

Holland has School of Social Work chair named in his honor

Not many university faculty members can say they’ve established a graduate degree program, but Professor Emeritus Tom Holland of Washington has two to his credit, as well as an institute. More...

Crowe to be honored at reception after 23 years as public librarian

Lillie Crowe, director of the Bartram Trail Regional Library, will be honored at a retirement reception Tuesday, September 25, from 1-3 p.m., at the Mary Willis Library.  Mrs. More...

Two to four cups of coffee per day is okay according to Food and Drug Administration

Many people start their day with a cup of coffee, and that’s not necessarily a bad habit. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) considers moderate caffeine intake to be 300 milligrams of coffee each day. That’s two to four cups. More...

Jones Chapel not forgotten

Richard Hillman and photographer John Kirkland volunteer for the website Historic Rural Churches of Georgia at hrcga.org. More...

RAYLE NEWS

Congratulations to Reginald Luke Jr. on being named the REA Lineman of the Week and Defensive Player of the Week last week for the Washington-Wilkes Comprehensive High School Tigers. Way to go, Jummie!  . More...

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