July 23, 2014 RSS feed / News

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...

Burke County bred inventor has new book to crow about

A celebrated scientist has a new creation.  Dr. More...

Donate school supplies at Walmart Saturday

STUFF THE BUS!

One bus … four hours.  This Saturday, volunteers will try to collect enough school supplies to fill a big yellow school bus.  The annual Stuff the Bus event will be held outside the Walmart in Waynesboro from 9 a.m.-1 p.m.  The More...

Film producer helps Golden Harvest

A Hephzibah film maker who is documenting peanut butter production from the field to the jar is making progress on his project.  More...

between the bookshelves

Young readers have had a summer of lively Fridays through the Burke County Library’s Summer Reading Program. More...

Girard author debuts new novel

A Burke County novelist and playwright is making a name for herself.  Girard resident Teresa L. More...

IS YOUR 4-YEAR-OLD ENROLLED?

Parents encouraged to enroll children in pre-K

In most Georgia counties, parents wonder whether their 4-year-olds might have a chance to attend pre-kindergarten. More...

Book bag giveaway is Saturday at So. Bank

CHRISTIAN EXTRAVAGANZA

When you talk to volunteers about their upcoming book bag giveaway they sound as excited as … well, children.  Those backpacks, filled with various school supplies, will be going home with Burke County youth this Saturday as part of a gra More...

Summer fun & safety talks

New Birth Missionary  Baptist Church kept neighborhood kids busy with a summer day camp. Children of all ages participated in a range of fun and educational activities.  Above, the firefighters from the Waynesboro  More...

Vogtle Unit 2 marks 25 years of operation

As Plant Vogtle continues to make headlines by building two new units, one of its operating reactors has marked 25 years of producing power.  This summer marks the 25th anniversary of the start of operations of Unit 2 at Plant Vogtle.  More...