June 28, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

MAD ANTHONY'S BIG BOOM

Independence Day celebrations begin with July 3 fireworks show

The July sky will be lit up next Monday with bright sparkles in every color.  More...

News

Billips named a top agent for third consecutive month

Waynesboro realtor Elizabeth Billips has been recognized as a top producer for the month of May, rounding out three consecutive months as a leading agent for Blanchard and Calhoun Real Estate Co.  According to president Tom Blanchard III, Billip More...

Waynesboro downtown roadwork beginning

On Tuesday, C & H Paving Inc. moved into the city of Waynesboro to mill and pave just under one mile of Liberty Street (State Route 121). More...

County receives grant for road project

Burke County was recently approved for a nearly $800,000 grant to help complete the Westside Truck Route.  More...

For The Record

BURKE COUNTY JAIL BOOKINGS JUNE 19-25

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Burke EMA report

The Burke County Emergency Management Agency responded to 101 patients' calls the week of June 19-25. More...

Missing local man presumed dead

A 28-year-old Burke County man has been missing for more than two weeks, and investigators think he may be a second victim in connection to a Richmond County homicide. According to Capt. More...

Two wanted men arrested peacefully

Two suspects recently on the county's wanted list are now behind bars. Jamerikee Amir Lewis, 18, of Waynesboro was arrested for aggravated assault on Saturday, June 24, after a shooting incident involving his brother. More...

Editorial

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A SOUTHERN AMERICAN FAMILY

He never swore allegiance to America, as far as I know.  I'm talking about my oldest known ancestor.  More...

SENDING THE GUILTY TO JAIL

We are a nation of laws and feel the guilty should be punished. More...

Obituaries

Rachel E. Brunson

Rachel E. Brunson of Hephzibah, Ga., 71, passed away Sunday, June 25, 2017 at University Hospital. Mrs. Brunson was born in Millen, Georgia, growing up in Burke County, before moving away as an adult. Mrs. More...

Beulah Cordy Corn

Mrs. Beulah Cordy Corn of Keysville, Ga., age 79, entered into eternal rest on June 14, 2017. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 24, 2017 at Church of Christ, 74 Hwy 56 North, Waynesboro, GA. More...

Dietrich Jermaine Phillips

Mr. Dietrich Jermaine Phillips of Waynesboro, Ga., age 38, entered into eternal rest on June 18, 2017. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, June 29, 2017 p.m. at Bell Grove Baptist Church,1970 Hwy 25 South, Waynesboro, GA. More...

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