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MEN WHO COOK

Marcus Cobb, 39  WAYNESBORO BUILDING INSPECTOR  Q & A with the cook   Southern Comfort: Fried fish, hot from the grease, with yellow mustard  Favorite drive-thru: Double cheeseburger from Wendy’s  More...

Girard author debuts new novel

A Burke County novelist and playwright is making a name for herself.  Girard resident Teresa L. More...

Burke County bred inventor has new book to crow about

A celebrated scientist has a new creation.  Dr. More...

Obituaries

Jacqueline (Jackie) Edwards Smith

Jacqueline (Jackie) Edwards Smith of Newton, N.C. More...

Sergeant Kirkland Lewis, Jr.

Sergeant Kirkland Lewis, Jr. was born January 14, 1941 in Millen, Georgia to the late Kirkland Lewis Sr., & Theresa W. Lewis. He was the oldest of seven children. More...

Essaw Kelly

Mr. Essaw Kelly entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at the V.A. Hospital in Augusta, Ga. Funeral services were held at 3 p.m. on Saturday, July 19, 2014 at William Grove Baptist Church. Interment was in the church cemetery. More...

Church News

CHURCH NEWS

Third Chapel   Third Chapel Baptist Church of Midville continues its 3- Night Revival, 7:30 p.m. nightly, through July 24. There will be a different revivalist each evening.  William Grove   More...

Legals

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METH, MARIJUANA

Driver jailed for death of realtor

A Burke County mother had meth and marijuana in her Kia when she ran a stop sign and killed a Midville realtor.  April Nicole Dubose, 29, has been in custody at Burke County Jail on a $113,150 bond since she was arrested last Thursday for vehicu More...

Drive-in theatre won’t be built in northern Burke Co.

The landowner who proposed a drive-in theatre in north Burke County said he wouldn’t build it now if someone paid him.  William Taylor had applied for a setback variance with the Burke County Planning Commission that would enable him to co More...

Editorial

ME AND ME

“I’m alive and I’m free. Who wouldn&rsquo  More...

Political Cartoon

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BROADWAY CHURCH

My wife and I were completely moved and inspired as we were absorbed into the Broadway Play, The Phantom of the Opera, being moved to tears, smiles and wonderful wonder. More...

For The Record

WPD gets $8,000 grant for Intoxilyzer

Waynesboro motorists can breathe a little easier.  The Waynesboro Police Department just purchased an Intoxilyzer 9000, thanks to an $8,000 grant from the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety.  According to lab testing by the Georgia B More...

FROM THE BLOTTER

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Burke County Jail Bookings July 14-20

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Burke Happenings

What's Next?

SUNDAY, JULY 27   Church Women with Attitudes will be perform, 3 p.m., at New Birth Missionary Baptist The stage play is written by T.L. Carter and is presented by the Women’s Ministry. More...

People

PEOPLE IN THE NEWS

Sam Franklin   Samuel G. Franklin, of Waynesboro has earned a Doctor of Medicine from the Mercer University School of Medicine in Macon. More...