July 23, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

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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. Marcus Borom may hold patents for inventions like General Electric’s pneumatic analogue decompression instrument - but he’s holding even closer to memories from his Burke County boyhood. More...

Obituaries

Jacqueline (Jackie) Edwards Smith

Jacqueline (Jackie) Edwards Smith of Newton, N.C. went to live with the Lord on Monday, July 21, 2014. 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. 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. 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. 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...