November 22, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Popeyes ruined by fire

Up in smoke

Firefighters worked for nine hours putting out flames and monitoring the smoldering debris of a popular fast food establishment that was destroyed by an early morning fire. More...

News

College kids tough it out for gamer gear

Nothing to play about

As the sun sunk below Waynesboro's Wal-Mart Supercenter Thursday, a dozen hooded customers shivered in lawn chairs and pop-up tents. More...

Empty Stocking Fund underway

While many holiday shoppers will be scratching their heads while trying to find the "perfect gift," some parents wonder if they'll even be able to afford a gift. More...

Bargeron home featured on tour

The 2006 Sardis Christmas Tour of Homes will be held 5:30-8:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 2, and More...

For The Record

Another store hit by masked gunmen

Waynesboro police are pushing to solve the Thursday night armed robbery of Golden Pantry, the fifth convenience store to be hit in two months. More...

Sex offender arrested again

A convicted sex offender is back in jail, this time for molesting a 9-year-old girl. More...

From the Blotter

Fake firefighter An unknown man attempted to lure a Waynesboro woman from her home by claiming he worked for the fire department. More...

Fields & Yields

In the Furrow

Reflect during Thanksgiving

The season of Thanksgiving is upon us. Families and friends will gather tomorrow and throughout the weekend to socialize and enjoy More...

Home & Garden Tips

Saving money in the landscape

Economic uncertainty often has people looking for ways to tighten the belt and save money. There More...

Food Safety Guidelines for Turkey

Here are food safety questions that are frequently asked when consumers are preparing turkey. The answers to these questions can help prevent foodborne illness associated with turkey. Keep these food safety guidelines in mind when handling turkey: More...

Church News

Church News

Roberson Grove Roberson Grove Baptist Church will have its Harvest Day Celebration 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 26. More...

Saving The Last Sheep

She marched deep into the bowels of the building, clutching her Bible and swallowing back a mess of butterflies. She'd never been here before and was flushed with the thought of rejection. More...

'You first!'

Turkeys "Thanksgiving" and "Christmas" appear to go head to head over who's getting in the oven, but owner Joe Morris of Waynesboro promised neither would appear on his table this Thursday. More...

Two killed in Hwy 80 wreck

Deputies suspect drugs or alcohol are to blame for a fiery wreck that left two men dead Sunday. More...

Editorial

A Little History

Every school child knows that the tradition of Thanksgiving started with the Pilgrims who landed at Plymouth Rock in 1620. But a lot of us don't know the details of that event and how their small celebration evolved into the institution it is today. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

RFD

"All dogs go to heaven," is what my son, Lil' Eddie said when I told him our dog, Millie, died. More...

Sports

Spartans make final four; state championship one game away

After their first game of the season, the Spartans had one goal in mind - they wanted to make the state playoffs and practice football on Thanksgiving Day. More...

Basketball season begins

Basketball practice is in full swing for Edmund Burke More...

Obituaries

Mr. Frierson Wayne "F.W." Broxton

Frierson Wayne "F.W." Broxton, 79, of Hiltonia died Saturday, Nov. 18, at Eisenhower Medical Center at Fort Gordon. More...

IN MEMORY OF THEOLIA POWELL, SR.

IN MEMORIES OF DAD I will take this special moment More...

IN MEMORY OF ERNEST FAIL

God saw you were getting tired and a cure was not to be. So He put His hands around you and whispered "come to me". A golden heart stopped beating, hard working hands at rest. God broke our hearts to prove to us He only takes the best. More...

Burke Happenings

Burke Happenings

Diabetic teaching A free service of diabetic teaching will be held at Burke Medical Center 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 7. More...

People

Scenes from Liberty Art Show

STAFF - ELIZABETH BILLIPS More...

Scenes from Downtown Open House

STAFF - BONNIE K. TAYLOR More...

Franks wins big

Whitney Franks, third from left, recently showed cows at the National Brown Swiss Southeast More...