November 8, 2018 RSS feed / Personalities

AJ Fortson enjoys dinosaur themed birthday party

AJ Fortson, son of Meghan and Adam Fortson, celebrated his fourth birthday on Saturday, October 20, with a dinosaur party at his home.  The children enjoyed the giant jump house and outdoor toys.  The carport was decorated with dinosaur tab More...

New Beginnings

Sullivan Elizabeth Wheatley   Brittany and Brandon Wheatley of Washington announce the birth of their daughter, Sullivan Elizabeth, on Wednesday, October 31, at St. Mary’s Hospital in Athens. Sully, as she will be called, weighed 7 lbs. More...

Brook Aiken crowned Homecoming Queen at Athens Christian

Brook Aiken, a senior at Athens Christian School in Athens, was crowned Homecoming Queen last Friday night, October 27.  Brook is the daughter of Jennifer and Tom Aiken of Winterville. More...

W-WPS faculty members attend STEM/STEAM forum in Athens

The Washington-Wilkes Primary School was represented by two of its faculty members at the 2018 Georgia STEM/STEAM Forum - Building, Empowering, Inspiring Georgia’s Future in Athens.  More...

UGA School of Social Work honors Thomas P. Holland

Professor Emeritus Tom Holland was honored at The University of Georgia School of Social Work as the University hosted a celebration of the Thomas P. More...

News-Reporter to publish annual ‘Christmas Tree Babies’ edition

On December 20, The News-Reporter will publish its 45th annual Christmas Tree Babies edition. More...

Personal Mention

Gina and Jessica Gay of Lawrenceville and their friend, Darleen Clark of Lilburn, were in Washington on October 20 to join Marcia Delany in attending all the festivities at Mule Day. More...

Frances Wheelis WOM members gather at Pope home on Nov. 5

The Frances Wheelis Women on Mission of First Baptist Church met in the home of Susan and Edward Pope Jr. More...

OLLI@UGA makes change to regular schedule for Nov.

The Washington Affiliate, OLLI@ UGA, has changed its November calendar and will host Fun and Games on Monday, November 12.  Frances Cowart will conduct this meeting which will include a variety of games including Scrabble, Sequence, and maybe a More...

Old photo of the week

We think this may have been a class reunion, but that’s just a guess. There’s no identification on the print. More...