August 24, 2016 RSS feed / News

MILLIONS OF MILES - Free Access

Burke County school bus driver spends 45 years caring for kids

Mornings are the Rev. J.J. Smith’s favorite time. For 45 straight years, he has shared them with other people’s children. More...

Miss Powell and Mr. Hughes to exchange marriage vows

Miss Shanterra Powell and Mr. Dermarcus Hughes will wed this Saturday. The afternoon ceremony is planned for August 27 at 3 p.m. at Phillip Grove Missionary Baptist Church on Lovers Lane in Waynesboro. The Rev. Elliott Bing will officiate. More...

GEORGIA DOT STRIPING OPERATION MOVING TO US 25

The Georgia Department of Transportation will begin applying thermoplastic striping to US 25/State Route 121, encompassing both Richmond and Burke counties. Raised Pavement Markers (RPMs) are also going in for Richmond County. More...

Brentwood Health and Rehabilitation receives 'Excellence in Action'

Brentwood Health and Rehabilitation received the Excellence in Action award from My InnerView by National Research Corporation (NRC). More...

BIRDS OF A FEATHER

Brothers become Eagles together

Brothers Myers and Ashley Clark received their official Eagle Scout honors together at a ceremony on July 30. More...

WellCare Addresses Teen Pregnancy in Burke County

Georgia Has the 5th Highest Teen Birth Rate in the Nation

Only 40 percent of teen mothers in the U.S. finish high school. To improve the life opportunities of adolescents, WellCare of Georgia, a subsidiary of WellCare Health Plans, Inc. More...

WHAT’S FOR LUNCH?

Next week’s elementary school lunch menu for Burke County Public Schools: MONDAY: Chicken Nuggets w/ roll or Bologna & Cheese Sandwich Choices: Spinach, Mashed Potatoes, Grape Tomatoes w/ Ranch; Chilled Apricots, Cinnamon Apples TUESDAY: Ch More...

Dove Season Opens Saturday, Sept. 3

Gather friends and family and get ready to head to the dove fields for the opening day of dove season. Who will be with you? The Georgia dove hunting season opens at noon on Saturday, Sept. 3, 2016. More...

News from Waynesboro Exchange Club

Johnny Jenkins invited Kaveous Preston, the new Burke County High School Principal, to be the guest speaker on Monday, Aug. 15, at the Waynesboro Exchange Club meeting. More...

Driving Miss Daisy actor conducts workshop for Acting class at BCHS

Actor Mical Whitaker, who will play in the Waynesboro Concert Series’ presentation of Driving Miss Daisy, paid a visit to Victoria Price’s acting class last week at Burke County High School. More...