August 31, 2011 RSS feed / For The Record

Wanted in Burke

The following persons are wanted on outstanding arrest warrants. Anyone with information on their whereabouts is asked to call the Waynesboro Police Department at 706-554-8029.   More...

Sardis police ready to serve 100-plus warrants

Those who can’t pay will have to stay.  Come Sept. More...

From the Blotter

Sticks and shanks   A Burke County Jail inmate couldn’t sweep it under the rug.  Her vicious attack on a fellow prisoner is expected to result in an aggravated assault charge after the victim was transported to the emergency room with More...

Waynesboro Police

The following arrests and citations were reported by the Waynesboro Police Department for the past week:   Monday, Aug. More...

Jurors drawn for State Court, to report Sept. 6

Jurors have been drawn for the September 2011 quarterly term of State Court with Judge Jerry M. Daniel presiding.  Jurors are to report 9:30 a.m., Tuesday, Sept. More...

In Sardis

Police discover dog fighting operation

Three abused dogs were euthanized after Sardis police uncovered a dog fighting ring.  Last Thursday, a barking dog complaint pointed officers to a heavily wooded lot off Bonner Street where three adult pit bulls were chained near a cinder block More...

In Waynesboro

Police create online presence

Waynesboro police are putting themselves out there … on the internet.  The agency’s first-ever dedicated website is set to go online today (Wednesday), and Police Chief Alfonzo Williams chalks it up as another tool for making office More...

Burke County Sheriff

The following arrests and citations were reported by the Burke County Sheriff’s Office for the past week:   Monday, Aug. 22   Holly Marie Council, 22, of Cain Street, Waynesboro, was arrested for deposit account fraud.  More...