August 28, 2008 RSS feed / Personalities

Terah Young, Joshua Cannon entertained at shower Aug. 10

Engaged couple Terah Young and Joshua Cannon were honored at a miscellaneous bridal shower Sunday, August 10, in the fellowship hall of Beulah Baptist Church in Tignall. Hostesses for the occasion were great-aunt of the bride, Mrs. More...

Nuhfers girls receive honors for swimming accomplishments

Hope Ashley and Summer Nuhfer, members of the Creekside Crocodiles Swim Team in the Greater Oconee Swim Association in Oconee County, have made the All- Star Swim Team and have placed in the district and state meets. More...

Sandra Pope surprised with 'Fabulous Fifty Birthday Party'

Pope, along with fami- ly members and friends, honored his wife, Sandra Pope, with a surprise "Fabulous Fifty Birthday Party" Saturday night, August 23, at the home of Ricky and Kathy Lindsey on South Alexander Avenue. More...

Hank Gautreaux celebrates second birthday with family

Hank Adam Gautreaux, son of Hank and Nichole Gautreaux of Washington, celebrated his second birthday with a family party on August 9. His birthday was August 11. More...

First United Methodist Pre-K class learns about community helpers

The First United Methodist Pre-K class enjoyed a visit from a local ambulance and the students learned how these community helpers can help in emergencies. More...

Drew Grimaud graduates from lineman school

Drew Grimaud graduated August 14 from Southeastern Lineman School in Trenton. He has already begun working with Tri-County Electric at Santee- Cooper in South Carolina. Drew, 19, is a 2007 graduate of Georgia Association of Home Schoolers. More...

Bookmobile schedule for Sept. announced by Mary Willis Library

The Bartram Trail Regional Library Bookmobile Schedule for September in Wilkes County has been announced by the Mary Willis Library staff. The bookmobile will be at the following locations. More...

Harrison, Dawson honored at shower on Sat., August 23

Nicki Harrison and Brian Dawson, whose wedding is planned for September 27, were honored at a couple's shower Saturday evening, August 23, at the home of Randy and Mable Tucker. More...

Celebrity Waiters' Dinner set for Thursday, October 2, at W-WCHS

The Wills Memorial Hospital Auxiliary will sponsor its alwayspopular Celebrity Waiters' Dinner on Thursday, October 2. The program and dinner will be held at 7 p.m. at the Washington- Wilkes Comprehensive High School cafeteria. More...

Eula Denard Smith guest of honor at 98th birthday party

Eula Denard Smith was honored on the occasion of her 98th birthday at a family celebration Saturday, August 23, at Heritage Health Care of Wilkes. More...

Whitney Spooner completes Masters of Education degree

Whitney Talbert Spooner of Marietta has completed the degree requirements for a Masters of Education in Educational Leadership at Kennesaw State in the University System of Georgia. More...

'His Last Days' to be presented this weekend at Tallulah Falls

The 25th annual presentation of "His Last Days," a portrayal of the last days in the life of Jesus Christ, will be given on Labor Day weekend, Saturday, August 30, and Sunday, August 31. More...

Washington Personal Mention

Sara Moore of Union Point, Elaine Bailey, and Jan Howard were luncheon guests Thursday of Barbara Henderson. Patricia Bailey Kroeger of Lake Oconee also visited but was a luncheon guest of Eva Payne. More...

Alzheimers group sponsoring free workshop Sept. 2

The Wilkes County Alzheimers Support Group and the Alzheimers Association Augusta Regional Office is sponsoring a free workshop on "Partnering with Your Doctor: A Workshop for Persons with Memory Problems and Their Care Partners. More...