November 2, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

County employee suspended following arrest

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Deputy killed in tractor-trailer collision

A Richmond County deputy was killed in an accident with a log truck on Highway 56 North Spur. More...

News

Donor Sabbath celebrates life

When Waynesboro resident Linda Loren More...

Agencies gather to discuss local health issues

Several local agency leaders gathered to discuss local healthcare and services at the Enterprise Community Healthy Start Consortium Meeting held Friday, Oct. 28, at the Burke County Library. More...

FNB holds Halloween costume contest

First National Bank (FNB) celebrated Halloween by costuming around the office. Approximately fifteen staff members dressed for the occasion and a costume contest More...

For The Record

From the Blotter

Caught a bug Police officers responded to the city limits on West Sixth Street Friday in reference to a severely damaged sign. More...

16-year-old arrested for raping Augusta woman

A local teenager has been arrested for raping an Augusta woman twice after offering to give her a ride to her grandmother More...

IRS owes 13 locals tax refunds

The IRS is on the hunt for 13 area taxpayers. They are among the 84,000 taxpayers nationwide who are owed roughly $73 million in tax refunds. More...

Obituaries

Mr. Leroy O’Quinn

FUNERAL HOMES WAYNESBORO Mr. Leroy O More...

Mr. Daryl Leon Stone

Mr. Daryl Leon Stone, 35, of Webster Road, Waynesboro, entered into rest on Friday, Oct. More...

Church News

Church News

World Community Day Church Women United will sponsor a World Community Day event More...

People

Endtime Faith Deliverance

Jeremy Foreman will give his initial sermon 6 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 6, at Endtime Faith Deliverance Church. Mr. Foreman has been a musician at Endtime Faith for 16 years. He and his wife, Clarice, attend Georgia Southern University. More...

Graham, Batzig unite in marriage

Miss Anna Graham Day became the bride of Mr. Nicholas Timothy Batzig 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 29, 2005 at First Presbyterian Church in Augusta. More...

EBA releases names of honor roll students

Edmund Burke Academy (EBA) has released a list of its first nine weeks 2005-2006 honor roll students. More...

Mini-me

Edmund Burke Academy second-grader Evan Raley has mastered the art of mimicking headmaster Brent Cribb. Evan dressed up as Cribb as part of EBA More...

Holiday shopping season kicks off with open house

From Staff Reports Christmas is just 52 days away, and plans are underway for several Downtown Waynesboro celebrations. More...

Keysville to elect mayor, city councilman Tuesday

Keysville citizens will elect a new mayor and a city councilman Nov. 8. More...

Editorial

Dangerous highway

Too many vehicles + too many curves + too many hills + too few lanes = a dangerous situation. That More...

RFD

I was waiting for my mother at Cates Firestone early one morning last week to give her a ride while her car was being worked on. As I was sitting there a familiar gentleman pulled up next to More...

Looking Back

10 Years Ago: Nov. 2, 1995 Joanne Dixon and Alberta Anderson faced off in the race for the 116th District seat in the Georgia House of Representatives. More...

Sports

Bears end season with overtime win

Antonio Jackson had another 100-yard night. More...

Bovine beauties win big

The Franks family brought home top honors from cattle shows in Georgia, South Carolina and North Carolina last month with the award-winning Brown Swiss they raise at their Crow More...

Spartans end regular season with win

Team prepares for first round of state against Piedmont

The Edmund Burke Academy Spartans (3-8, 2-2) ended their regular season Friday, Oct. 28, winning against the Curtis Baptist Crusaders 326. This Friday, Nov. More...

Fields & Yields

In the Furrow

Beef cattle management for the early winter

Beef cattle production plays a vital role in the economy of Burke County, Georgia and the United States. Managers use More...

Home & Garden Tips

Good time to dig, plant perennials

The next few weeks will be the ideal time to plant new perennials or divide and relocate established perennials in the More...

Recipes From Louise

Chili recipes are among the most versatile. You can serve chili as a meal or a side; as a beefor other meat-based dish, or as a beanor vegetarian based dish. More...