February 7, 2019 RSS feed / Personalities

Hannah Eden McTier to wed Benjamin Raymond Ritchie

Carol and Troy McTier of Washington announce the engagement of their daughter, Hannah Eden, to Benjamin Raymond Ritchie of Whitwell, Tennessee, son of Janice and Ricky Ritchie of Soddy Daisy, Tennessee.  The bride-elect is the granddaughter of M More...

WALLI Travel and Learn group enjoys a trip to Hickory Knob

The Washington Area Lifelong Learning Institute (WALLI) Travel and Learn group traveled to Hickory Knob on Monday, February 4.  The group enjoyed lunch and a time of fellowship.  More...

Personal Mention

Vicki and John Rodrigues of Watkinsville visited Saturday with Elizabeth and James (Beetle) Denard. l  Margie Burke visited during the weekend with Charlie Burke in Vinings. More...

Old photos of the week

These photos of the Wilkes County Stockyard were left here at the newspaper office in 2012 when Graydon Bobo and Kathryn McGill Lamar sold the business. More...

Tommy Chapman guest of honor at surprise 79th birthday party

Tommy Chapman of Norwood (center back) was surprised on his 79th birthday by the “Johnson Cousins” (l-r) Pat Thornton, Chere Spinato, Dianne Gibson, Betty Wommack, Charlotte White, and Louise McClearen, at lunch on Monday, January 21, at More...

Amelia Rose Price celebrates her first birthday January 26

Amelia Rose Price, daughter of Emmi and Charles Price, celebrated her first birthday on Saturday, January 26.  For her party, Amelia Rose wore a polka dot birthday dress and celebrated with a matching polka dot smash cake and cupcakes.  More...

Kindergarten registration is Mar. 4-8

Washington-Wilkes Pri­mary School will hold kindergarten (five-year-olds) registration for the 2019- 2020 school year Monday-Friday, March 4-8, from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. daily. Registration will be held at the school. More...