August 15, 2012 RSS feed / For The Record

Fugitives arrested

Deputies jailed two suspected thieves who’d been eluding them since their spoils were uncovered earlier this month.  John Lee Ward III, 45, had been wanted since Aug. More...

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...

Burke County Sheriff

The following arrests and citations were reported by the Burke County Sheriff’s Office for the past week:  Monday, Aug. More...

SGA students to get drug free gear

Sardis Police will be distributing drug free gear to students at SGA Elementary School.  Over the next two weeks, every student will receive a free T-shirt, bracelet, ID kit and Junior Sardis Police officer badge.  More...

Burglar gets time for rash of thefts

A Burke County man involved in a series of break-ins and metal thefts in the Alexander and Girard areas will be behind bars for a while.  Miller Jerome Dixon, 37, pleaded guilty to five felony charges last week in connection with the 2011 string More...

From the Blotter

Breakthrough  More...

Waynesboro police

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

DJJ launches internet TIP line

The public can now submit confidential information about juvenile detainees and the employees who oversee them.  More...

Jurors drawn for Superior Court

Jurors have been drawn for the April 2012 term of Superior Court criminal session with Judge Daniel J. Craig presiding.  Jurors are to report 9 a.m., Monday, Aug. More...

On Highway 24 Police crack down on school zone speeding

The Sardis Police Department urges parents and other motorists traveling Highway 24 to use extra caution during SGA Elementary School hours.  More...