May 4, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Tennis courts at Citizens Park nearing completion

Construction on the Citizens Park Tennis Facility is expected to be completed by the month More...

Relay For Life plans finalized; event May 13

With just under two weeks to go before the main event, the Burke County Relay For Life still needs your help to reach its goal of $83,000. More...

News

Cox Insurance & Realty, Inc.

Insurance or real estate, knowledgable Cox staff ready to serve you

  Sidney C. Cox Insurance Agency began as Citizens Bank Agency in 1894 with J. K. Evans as agent. Sidney III still has policies written then as well as on the Burke County Court House issued in 1896. More...

Local man charged with statutory rape, again

A Burke County man arrested for raping a 15 year-old last fall was arrested again Sunday, May 2 for allegedly having sex with another juvenile. More...

Georgians to experience improved customer service when receiving licenses

From Staff Reports

Going to renew your driver More...

For The Record

Teens go for joyride in landfill

Two 14-year-old boys are charged with breaking into the Burke County Landfill over the weekend and going for joyrides on several pieces of heavy equipment. More...

Pregnant woman assaults officers

A pregnant Waynesboro woman was arrested last Tuesday after biting one officer in the stomach and grabbing another by the collar. More...

Waynesboro Police

The following arrests were reported by the Waynesboro Police Department for the past week:
Monday, April 25
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Obituaries

Mrs. Genelle Bussey Parkman

Genelle Bussey Parkman, 69, of Marietta died Friday, April 29, 2005. More...

Mr. Bobby Dixon

Mr. Robert Malabar "Bobby" Dixon, 45, of Girard died at his residence Monday, May 2, 2005. More...

Mr. R.C. Teague

Mr. R C Teague of Waynesboro, 86, died Monday May 2, 2005, at University Hospital, Augusta. More...

Burke Happenings

Burke Happenings

BCP Yard Sale

Burke Community Partnership will have a benefit yard sale, Saturday, May 7, 7:30 a.m.-noon, in the Exchange Club fairground building. Items include furniture, books, clothing, household and decorative items. More...

Teen killed, 3 injured in wreck

on Hwy. 23
True Citizen Staff Writer

A Waynesboro teen was killed in a single vehicle accident on Highway 23 South late Saturday night. More...

Hunter accidentally shoots friend in Burke

An Augusta man underwent surgery to remove approximately 100 shot pellets following a hunting accident in southern Burke County. More...

Art Van Go coming to Boro May 20

The Art Van Go bus will hit the road Friday, May 20 for the annual More...

Editorial

Make it happen

It was pretty obvious to all those involved in the Heart and Soul of Georgia bus tour on April 20 More...

Looking Back 10 Years Ago: May 4, 1995

A 700-pound cow chased golfers during the Waynesboro Country Club More...

RFD

This Sunday is Mother More...

Sports

Lady Bears crush all for region title, boys take second

Burke County High School More...

Boys’ team may take region track title, too

It seems that the Burke County High School track program has emerged from its hibernation. Last week the girls More...

BCHS athletes involved with spring sports to be honored May 10

From Staff Reports

Burke County High School More...

Fields & Yields

Fields & Yields

Home & Garden Tips
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Burke County Agricultural Calendar of Events

May 5 40th Annual Georgia Pecan Growers Association Conference, Georgia National Fairgrounds, Perry. View program at www.tifton.uga/ugapecan/

May 14 GAA Field Day, 9 a.m.-noon, Circle G Ranches, Adel. More...

People

Burke County Debutante/Debonair Society

Annual cotillion/beautillion slated for May 7
From Staff Reports

The blossoms of spring aren More...

People in the News

Ryan E. Allen

Ryan E. Allen will graduate from Georgia Southern University Saturday, May 7, 2005 with a bachelor of science in child and family development. More...