March 30, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Budget increase?

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Her cakes are special

... and Arnold Palmer says so! Mrs. Eunice Hickman was recently commissioned to bake a caramel cake for Palmer as a gift. Caramel cake is his favorite and he said hers was especially good. More...

News

BCHS Symphonic Band rated superior again

From Staff Reports

The Burke County High School (BCHS) Symphonic Band scored straight Superior ratings from each of the three performance judges and on sight-reading at the District X Large Group Performance Evaluation held March 17 and 18, at Burke County High School. More...

Photo

Staff photo by Lisa J. Chance Crozier sworn in Elaine Crozier, left, was sworn in as a deputy-clerk for the Superior, State and Juvenile courts Thursday, March 24, by Clerk of Court Sherry Cochran. More...

BCP going extra mile to help youth

"We cannot do it alone," Deena Sams, executive director for Burke Community Partnership (BCP) told members of the Waynesboro Exchange Club during a recent meeting. More...

For The Record

Bulloch couple arrested on drug charges

A Bulloch County couple is being held on felony possession charges after more than 1,000 Suphedrine pills were found in their vehicle. More...

Waynesboro Police

The following arrests were reported by the Waynesboro Police Department for the past week:
Sunday, March 20
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From the Blotter

This land is my land

Last weekend, a Girard resident reported that a lumber company tore down all the line markers on his Long Road property and may have cut some of his timber without permission. More...

Fields & Yields

Family & Consumer Science News

Alternative nitrogen sources
Burke County Extension Coordinator

Anyone associated with agriculture is well aware of the rising cost of fertilizers. One of the fertilizer materials of particular concern is nitrogen. More...

Burke County Agricultural Calendar of Events

March 31 Vidalia Onion Field Day, Vidalia Onion and Vegetable Research Center, near Reidsville, noon More...

Family & Consumer Science News

Plan meals ahead to save money! More...

Burke Happenings

Burke Happenings

Class of 1980

The Waynesboro High School class of 1980 will meet Sunday, April 10, at the Burke County Library. More...

People

Miss Darsey to wed

Mr. Jenkins Aug. 27

Mr. and Mrs. Roy Darsey of Columbus are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Angela Joy, to John Marshall Jenkins II, son of Virginia Jenkins of North Augusta, S.C., Stoney Turnage of Augusta and the late John Jenkins of Sardis. More...

Thomas, Mitchell to unite in marriage

Mr. and Mrs. Jimmy Lovett Jr. and Mr. and Mrs. Larry E. Thomas announce the engagement of their daughter, Karen Thomas of Atlanta, to Dwayne Mitchell of Atlanta, son of Mr. and Mrs. Warren Mitchell Jr. of Savannah. More...

Recipes From Louise

March is National Noodle Month! Noodles are a versatile food as well as a comfort food. They can play a major role in your meal planning, because they are used in main dishes, salads, soups, appetizers, and desserts. More...

McDaniels named Farm Family of Year

The Burke County Chamber of Commerce announced its choice for Farm Family of the Year during its ninth annual Ag Appreciation Cookout. More...

Heavy rain falls over the weekend

From Staff Reports

The Burke County Office Park recorded 4.74 inches of rain during Saturday and Sunday. More...

Editorial

Fight for the courts

Special from the St. Petersburg Times

The political firestorm ignited by the Terri Schiavo case has energized conservatives for the looming Senate showdown over some of President Bush More...

RFD

I want to congratulate the Burke County Even Start Literacy Program participants who passed the GED (General Education Development) test. More...

Looking Back 10 Years Ago: March 30, 1995

Papa More...

Sports

Bears win invitational relay in Swainsboro

Team members absent,
girls unable to compete

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Bears drop pair to Liberty, destroy Jefferson County 15-0

Burke County lost a pair of important Region 3S-AAA games to Liberty County Saturday. They picked up another region win earlier, but ended up 1-3 on the week. More...

BCHS boys tennis remains undefeated

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Obituaries

Former WPD Police Chief Harris Ivey dies

Harris Laverne Ivey, 69, of Waynesboro died Monday, March 21, 2005. More...

In Memoriam

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Frank E. Long Jr.

Frank E. Long Jr. of Girard passed away Saturday, March 12, 2005 in Cleveland, Tenn. More...

Church News

Church News

Revival

The 2005 Soul Winners Revival will be 7:30 nightly Monday-Friday, April 4-8, at Elim Praise Tabernacle in Waynesboro. More...