November 30, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Send donations to: Waynesboro Jaycees’

2005 Empty Stocking Fund Goal $25,000 Total to date $1,260 Harvey & Martha Jane Sanders More...

News

Organizations team up to promote downtown

Waynesboro More...

Local man to play Santa Claus for hurricane victims

A local man plans to give Santa Claus a little help this Christmas in bringing joy and love to hurricane victims of the Gulf Coast. More...

Farmers wrap up peanut, cotton harvest

A potentially record year for peanuts turned out modest yields while cotton weighed in good numbers for producers this year. More...

Sports

Bears win, Lady Bears get first loss

Burke County High School split with Screven County last week with the boys winning and the girls taking their first loss. Burke County played Swainsboro Tuesday, but scores were not available at press time. More...

BCHS, EBA students nominated for Wendy’s High School Heisman

From Staff Reports Four local students have been nominated for the coveted Wendy More...

Amateur field trials point out winners over weekend

Bird dogs bolted through the brush at Di-Lane Plantation for the Georgia Field Trial Association Amateur Field Trials this weekend. More...

Burke Happenings

Burke Happenings

Breakfast with Santa Breakfast with Santa will be held 9-10:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 3, in the First United Methodist Church social hall. More...

Church News

Church News

Gospel Explosions Gospel Explosions Outreach Ministries #1 will have its Christian Fellowship Revival 7:30 nightly Thursday, Dec. 1 and Friday, Dec. 2. More...

School News

Toddlers teach at BCHS

Seeing toddlers walk the halls at Burke County High School may take some by surprise. More...

Taxpayers voice concerns over county’s practices

Plant Vogtle has been getting a helping hand from county road crews, and some local residents aren More...

Living history Battle of Waynesborough this weekend

Nearly 141 years to the date, Civil War buffs from across the Southeast will gather at Stonebrier Plantation for a weekend of living history including reenactments of the historic Battle of Waynesborough. More...

Friday night delight

Downtown Waynesboro will light up this Friday night for its annual Christmas on Liberty Square. Victorian costumed residents, like Mary Hargrove pictured at last year More...

Editorial

Pandora’s box

The refrain from the old ballad goes, More...

Looking Back

10 Years Ago: Nov. 30, 1995 Construction was scheduled to begin on the new $40 million Kwikset door lock manufacturing plant in Waynesboro. More...

RFD

Are your ready for Christmas? I sure hope not ... but the D.O.O.R. (Downtown Organization of Retailers) is going to get you into the Christmas spirit this Friday from 5-9 p.m. with the fifth annual Christmas on Liberty Square. More...

For The Record

Man to serve five years for fight

A Waynesboro man was sentenced to five years jail time and five years probation this week for brutally beating a man in May of this year. More...

WPD nabs counterfeiter

An alleged career in counterfeit check writing has ended for a Sylvania woman who stopped in Waynesboro long enough to scam Wal-Mart employees last spring. More...

Waynesboro Police

The following arrests and citations were reported by the Waynesboro Police Department last week: More...

Obituaries

Mr. Justin Keith Devore

Mr. Justin Keith Devore, 17, of Old Tanyard Road, Villa Rica, passed away Monday, Nov. 21, 2005, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. More...

Mr. Roy Lemuel Reeves

FUNERAL HOMES WAYNESBORO Mr. Roy Lemuel Reeves, 75, of Sardis died on Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2005 at his residence. More...

Ms. Lois Reed

Ms. Lois Reed, 65 of Waynesboro entered into rest Sunday, Nov. 27, 2005. More...