March 7, 2018 RSS feed / News

Fraternal Order of Police donates ballistic vests to WPD

The Georgia Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) has donated five ballistic vests to the Waynesboro Police Department.  The vests, provided through the Georgia FOP’s “Operation Protect Our Protectors” ballistic vest program, were pr More...

Vogtle 3 & 4 to have lower rate impact for Georgia Power customers

Last week, Georgia Power filed its 18th Vogtle Construction Monitoring (VCM) Report with the Georgia Public Service Commission (PSC). More...

BCHS art students honored with Scholastic Awards

Two Burke County High School students were recently received distinguished recognition by the Scholastic Art and Writing Awards. More...

EBA college and career fair

The Beta Club of Edmund Burke Academy held its annual college/career fair recently. The event was geared toward high school students with many local businesses, colleges and technical schools in attendance. More...

First Baptist Church to hold seminar featuring best- selling author

For expectant parents to those knee-deep in the day-to-day struggles and triumphs that accompany teenagers, First Baptist Church of Waynesboro is offering a special event catered to raising Christian children.  More...

Burke Grand Jury returns True Bills

The April 2017 term Grand Jury returned the following True Bills of indictment during the Feb. 22, 2018 session with the Honorable J. More...

Three-day “cooling off’ rule explained

“A salesman came to my house selling magazines, and I signed up for a long-term subscription that I really do not want or need just to get him to leave. Can I cancel the subscription?”  More...

Bee Happenings

It’s that time again! Pollen is flying and so are the honey bees! It is swarm season here in Burke County where we have many native bees living free in the wild and hive bees cared for by beekeepers. More...

Girl Scouts donate to Old Fella

The Girl Scouts Daisy Troop #20384 chose Old Fella Animal Rescue as its community service project for the month of February. More...