November 13, 2013 RSS feed / For The Record

Second grave robber sentenced

Two men who looted graves in a 200-year-old Burke County cemetery are serving prison time.  Ralph “Bubba” Hillis, 41, pleaded guilty last week in Superior Court to five felony charges of disturbance of the contents of a grave.  More...

Deputies arrest suspected meth dealers

Two suspected meth dealers were shut down last week, thanks to a tip from an informant.  The information took Burke County deputies to the Manderson Circle home of William “Turbo” McKeigan, 55, who agreed to let officers have a look More...

MIDVILLE HOME BURNS

A Midville family lost their home after a fire broke out Monday afternoon. According to a spokesperson for the Burke County EMA, three adults who had been inside the Kilpatrick Street singlewide were treated for smoke inhalation. More...

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Burke County Jail Bookings November 4-10

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Jurors drawn for Superior Court

Jurors have been drawn for the October 2013 term of Superior Court criminal/civil session with Judge J. Carlisle Overstreet presiding. Jurors should report 10 a.m., Monday, Nov. 18 to the Burke County Courthouse in Waynesboro. More...