December 10, 2014 RSS feed / News

Firefighters to lead Christmas rescue mission

Burke County firefighters are saving more than lives.  They are saving Christmas for children who would otherwise do without.  Last year, they surprised nine kids here. This year, they want to help more.  More...

BURKE COUNTY COMMISSION

Property owners plead for a break

Property owners showed up at a tax hearing last week to ask county commissioners to lower the millage rate this year.  Burke County Commissioners held the first of three scheduled hearings on the millage rate last Wednesday and were met by taxpa More...

Scenes from Rosemont Baptist Church's Walk through Bethlehem

Rosemont Baptist Church welcomed hundreds of visitors last Friday and Saturday nights when members hosted their first Advent Fair. More...

GEORGIA ACADEMY FOR ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

Two Burke County residents graduated from the Georgia Academy for Economic Development. Dr. More...

Scenes from Christmas on Liberty Square

The annual Christmas on Liberty Square was hosted last Friday night by the Downtown Organization of Retailers (DOOR). More...

PLAY TIME!

EBA kindergarteners get new playground

Edmund Burke Academy kindergarteners gathered earlier this fall to dedicate their new playground and thank Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Jonathan Broxton, pictured, for his determination in making it a reality. More...