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Cast your vote for Best of Burke

Have you ever wondered which restaurant serves up the best cup of coffee or where you can choose from the best selection of wedding gifts in Burke County? More...

Hopeful Baptist Church events to help raise funds for Mike McCalester

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staff photo by Jessica Newberry Barrow meets local farmers. Georgia's 12th District Congressman John Barrow shakes hands with Tommy Edenfield at Jody Prescott's farm Thursday, June 2. More...

Mercer University awards Carroll two coveted honors

Four years ago, John Carroll left Waynesboro as valedictorian of the 2001 Burke County High School graduating class and also as the county Star student. More...

Burke children to receive free lunches during summer

For the 17th year in a row Burke County children will be able to eat lunch for free thanks to the Waynesboro-Burke County Recreation Department, the Burke County Board of Commissioners and the Burke County Board of Education. More...

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Showing their appreciation

Rick Herring, campaign division director for United Way of the CSRA, presents a certificate of appreciation to Purification Cellutions employee Kim Stone for the company More...

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S.G.A. yard sale

The Old Sardis School Restoration Committee Inc. held a yard sale Saturday, June 4, and approximately 200 people were in attendance. The 16 people who signed up to help at the yard sale plan to hold another yard sale 8 a.m. More...

Edmund Burke Chapter of

NSDAR prepares for Flag Day

As Burke County moves into the month of June, the Edmund Burke Chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR) is preparing for their annual celebration of Flag Day on Tuesday, June 14. More...

Burke Happenings

Burke Happenings

Reunion

The family of Jim and Eva Quick will have a reunion 1 p.m. Sunday, June 12, at Plant Vogtle Recreation Park. More...

People

People in the News

Courtnie James

Courtnie James recently received a four year scholarship from the University of North Carolina, Greensboro. More...

DeLaigle, Holland to marry July 23

Mr. and Mrs. Mike DeLaigle of Grovetown and Mr. and Mrs. Tony Lord of Augusta announce the engagement of their daughter, Brandice Carol DeLaigle of Waynesboro to Brian Carroll Holland, son of Mr. and Mrs. Albert Holland of Waynesboro. More...

Coble, Graft to unite in marriage July 16

Mr. and Mrs. William Edward Coble Jr. of Waynesboro announce the engagement of their daughter, Jane Ellen, to Adam Lee Graft of Barnesville, son of Mr. More...

Indictments returned in murder, kidnapping cases

The Waynesboro man accused of murdering 19-year-old Antonio Cunningham inside More...

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staff photo by bonnie k. taylor Crestview Estates opens in north Burke County A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held last Saturday morning for Crestview Estates, Burke County's newest home subdivision. More...

New city attorney tackling dilapidated housing head on

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McCalester gaining strength after receiving liver transplant

Mike McCalester is a survivor. He has endured much tragedy in his 45 years and is now realizing the gift of a second chance. More...

Editorial

Promising Start

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Spell him ‘champ’ (Reprinted from The Augusta Chronicle)

Joe Shepherd is living proof that even if you don More...

Looking Back 10 Years Ago: June 8, 1995

Plans were announced for the acquisition of right-of-way for the Savannah River Parkway, a four-lane highway from Augusta to Savannah. More...

Sports

Remember boating safety this season

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It More...

Georgia Stallions win baseball tournament 

From Staff Reports

The Georgia Stallions went undefeated and won the 2005 Memorial Day USSSA Classic played Saturday and Sunday, May 28, and 29, at Diamond Lakes in Augusta. More...

Deer management plan being implemented

From Staff Reports

White-tailed deer are an important natural resource and Georgia More...

Obituaries

Mr. Leroy Martin

Mr. Leroy "Pop" Martin, 83, died at Burke Medical Center Tuesday May 31, 2005. More...

Porter Wilkins Carswell III

Porter Wilkins Carswell III, a native of Burke County, died in his sleep Sunday, June 5, 2005 under the care of Hospice Savannah. More...

Cards of Thanks

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Church News

Church News

Waynesboro Deliverance

Waynesboro Deliverance Evangelistic Church will have a women More...