December 24, 2014 RSS feed / News

A MATTER OF DRIVE

Burke Co. grad sees challenges as road to success

It was not easy.  That is what Burke County High School class of 2003 graduate Prince Dykes says of his high school experience.  He was no stranger to putting in extra hours of studying to make the grades that seemed to come easily for othe More...

ALL I WANT FOR CHRISTMAS IS ...

A dinosaur … a triceratops … a big one Luke Chandler, 4 Sardis More...

REAL ESTATE SALES

The following are property sales, as recorded by Burke County Board of Assessor’s Office:    Ash Management of Florida LLC to Gary L. McElmurray; Oct. 9, 2014; parcel 021-004A; 132.52 acres; $154,000   Otis F. Askin to Deloris M. More...

BURKE COUNTY’S NEWEST HIGH POINT

Iconic cooling tower reaches full height

The first two were already taller than the Statue of Liberty.  Now, the cooling tower for Plant Vogtle’s Unit 3 has been topped off with the final concrete pour, giving Burke County a new high point.  The tower reaches 601 feet at its More...