October 5, 2011 RSS feed / For The Record

Real Estate Transactions

The following are Burke County property transfers. The date indicates when the transaction was recorded in the Burke County Clerk’s office.   Michael J. Scheetz to David J. More...

Jurors drawn for Superior Court

Jurors have been drawn for the April 2011 term of Superior Court criminal/civil session with Judge James G. Blanchard Jr. presiding.  Jurors are to report 10 a.m., Tuesday, Oct. More...

Two of ‘most wanted’ arrested in Midville

Two men on Burke County’s most wanted list have been jailed.  One suspect is accused of a operating a dog fighting ring and the other is charged with beating his pregnant girlfriend.  More...

WPD gets grant, new officer

Waynesboro will have an extra police officer on the force, thanks to a grant from the U.S. More...

Former Bear apologizes to Georgia Bulldogs

A former Burke County football standout has apologized to his University of Georgia teammates for making a bad decision that affected his record and possibly their odds against Tennessee this weekend.  More...

Waynesboro Police

The following arrests and citations were reported by the Waynesboro Police Department for the past week:  Tuesday, Sept. 27 • Brian Keith Gresham, 29, of Washington Drive, Waynesboro, was cited for allowing a dog to run loose/no tag.   More...

Meth bust cracks $30,000 theft

A tip about a meth lab didn’t quite pan out, but it solved a $30,000 theft.  Last Thursday, an anonymous caller sent GBI agents and Burke County deputies to a Corley Road home where methamphetamine was reportedly being cooked.  More...

Shootout over $50

Woman wounded by stray bullet

A shootout over a pair of speakers ended with a bullet wound for a Burke County woman.  Three people are charged with aggravated assault after a stray bullet punched through the side of a mobile home late Friday night and hit the 36-year-old vic More...

Police aim cameras at trespassing complaints

A 10- foot fence hasn’t stopped them but police hope a camera will.  More...

From the Blotter

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Tips still needed in fatal hit and run

State troopers are no closer to solving a fatal hit and run.  They’d expected someone would come forward with information to help them determine who hit a pedestrian on Stoney Bluff Road and left him for dead.  But so far, nothing has More...

Burke County Sheriff

The following arrests and citations were reported by the Burke County Sheriff’s Office for the past week:   More...