February 21, 2018 RSS feed / News

Registration underway for Plugged In event

Local churches have come together for the seventh year in a row in order to provide a time of fellowship for middle and high school girls.  Registration for Plugged In is open now through March 1, and according to organizers, spots are filling u More...

Arbor Day Foundation names Waynesboro Tree City USA

Waynesboro was recently named a 2017 Tree City USA by the Arbor Day Foundation in honor of its commitment to effective urban forest management. More...

BCHS FFA team makes school history

The four students who made up the Burke County High School FFA Poultry Team made history as the first state-winning Career Development team from the Burke County High FFA chapter.  The team placed 21st in the National Poultry Evaluation Career D More...

BCHS FFA farm business management team

The Burke County High School FFA Farm Business Management Team won the Area 4 FFA Farm Business Management Career Development Event held at Southeastern Technical College in Swainsboro earlier this school year. More...

BCHS FFA dairy judging team

The Burke County High School FFA Dairy Team competed in the State FFA Dairy Cattle Career Development Event held at Abraham Baldwin Agriculture College in Tifton. More...

BCHS FFA lawn mower operations

Burke County High School FFA member TJ Taylor placed seventh in the Area 4 FFA Lawn Mower Operations Career Development Event held at Southeast Bulloch High School in Brooklet. More...

BCHS FFA quiz CDE

Burke County High School FFA member Ethan Rivers placed 17th in the Area 4 FFA Quiz Career Development Event held at Southeastern Technical College in Swainsboro earlier this school year. More...

BCHS students place in area FFA events

Four Burke County High School FFA members competed in numerous Area 4 Career Development Events at Toombs County Ag Center in Lyons earlier in the school year.  More...

Celtic Tenors close out concert season on March 1

Their reputation speaks for itself. With more than a million CDs sold worldwide, the trio that makes up The Celtic Tenors has undoubtedly been pleasing audiences across the globe, and next week they'll be right here in Waynesboro.  More...

Burke Co. celebrates National FFA Week

The FFA Chapters at Burke County High School and Burke County Middle are celebrating National FFA Week. This year’s theme is "I can. More...

NATIONAL FFA ORGANIZATION

The National FFA Organization is a national youth organization of 653,359 student members as part of 8,568 local FFA chapters in all 50 states, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. More...

BCHS FFA ag sales team

The Burke County High School FFA Agriculture Sales Team placed third in the Area 4 FFA Agriculture Sales Career Development Event held at Southeast Bulloch High School in Brooklet earlier this school year. More...

BCHS FFA floriculture team

The Burke County High School FFA Floriculture Team placed 10th in the Area 4 FFA Floriculture Career Development Event held at Southeast Bulloch High School in Brooklet. More...

BCHS FFA ag communications team

The Burke County High School FFA Agricultural Communications Team placed fifth in the Area 4 FFA Agricultural Communications Career Development Event held at Southeast Bulloch High School in Brooklet. More...

FFA Livestock Show Team Shropshire lambs

Burke County Middle School student and Livestock Show Team member Ashlyn Reddick won a national scholarship to buy three Shropshire lambs and start a breeding program. More...

Animal agriculture

Burke County High School's FFA Livestock Show Team consists of, from left, Jessi Lynn Strickland, Ashlyn Reddick, Jackson Strickland, Keshon Winns and Trent Reddick. More...

AG warns of phone scams

Attorney General Chris Carr and Commissioner of the Department of Corrections Greg Dozier are warning Georgians to be on the lookout for phone scams that may be a result of illicit use of contraband cell phones by inmates in Georgia prisons.  More...