May 25, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Memorial Day ceremony to be held at courthouse

Monday, May 30, is Memorial Day, and a service will be held 11 a.m. at the Burke County Court House. This event is sponsored by American Legion Post 120. More...

News

In Sardis

Council wants trailer, vandals out

Mobile homes and a night of rock throwing sparked most of the discussions at the Sardis City Council regular monthly meeting Tuesday, May 17. More...

Staff photo by ARIANA YOUMANS

Groundbreaking ceremony

Pastor Karlton Howard and members of Noah More...

The Millen News editor has her book published

Deborah Bennett has seen one of her dreams come to fruition with the publication of her first book, Keepsakes for the Soul. More...

For The Record

Law enforcement veteran killed in Burke

He More...

Woman attacked while holding her 2-year-old

A Waynesboro woman was reportedly attacked by three women while holding her 2-year-old son in Waynesboro Gardens, resulting in the arrest of the women. More...

From the Blotter

You snooze, you lose

A Waynesboro man was arrested on several charges after police found him sleeping in his truck at the traffic light at Sixth and Liberty streets. More...

Burke Happenings

Burke Happenings

Farmers

Local farmers and gardeners are invited to participate in the county More...

Church News

Church News

Mt. Moriah

Adoration from Goldsboro, N.C. and The Powell Singers from Augusta will perform in concert 7 p.m. Saturday, May 28, at Mt. Moriah Campground Tabernacle in Matthews, Ga. More...

People

People in the News

Cameka O. Daughtry

Cameka O. Daughtry graduated cum laude May 7, from Georgia College and State University in Milledgeville with a degree in criminal justice. More...

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Keinon M. Bennett award presented

Charles and Mary Bennett attended the Georgia State University College of Education Honors Day Thursday, April 28. Jana Paulk was the recipient of the Keinon M. More...

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BMC Employee of the Year

Reba Black was recently honored as Burke Medical Center More...

Classes of 2005 embark on new era as graduates

During Burke County High School More...

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Howling good time! More...

Chris Gough

Husband mourns loss; urges personal involvement in health care
True Citizen Staff Writer

She died in her husband More...

Editorial

’Boro Beach Blast

One of the more successful promotional organizations in recent years has been the Downtown Organization of Retailers (D.O.O.R). More...

Disgusting

We were fairly disgusted at the national media coverage this week of the marriage of Mary Kay LeTourneau and Vili Fualaalau. More...

Looking Back 10 Years Ago: May 25, 1995

Three Waynesboro police officers were fired following a GBI investigation into "alleged misconduct resulting from assaults with a firearm." More...

Sports

The annual coach A.T.S. "Pooley"

Hubert reunion slated for June 4
From Staff Reports

For years, coach A.T.S. "Pooley" Hubert gave his time to his football players at Waynesboro High School (WHS) and Edmund Burke Academy. On June 4, the coach More...

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Dallas the deer protector

George and Marilyn Odom woke up to quite a sight recently More...

Photo

Staff photo by Ariana Youmans 18 pounder L.J. Johnson of Waynesboro caught an 18-pound catfish last Thursday (May 19) evening from the Savannah River. The fish was caught with a 33 reel and a 40-pound test line. More...

Obituaries

Mrs. Frances G. Josey

Mrs. Frances Gibson Josey, 88, of Waynesboro died at her residence Monday May 23, 2005. More...

Mrs. Beulah B. Roberson

Beulah B. Roberson, 71, of Waynesboro died Monday, May 9, 2005 at Doctor More...

IN MEMORY OF

MRS. INEZ ABRAMS HUGHES
1905 - 2000
Five long years have passed, your pres-

ence remains with us always. More...