2017-09-13 / Burke Happenings

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The Burke County Farm- To-School Program will hold its weekly Farmers Market 4-6 p.m. at the Southern Bank Pavilion located on 855 Liberty St., Waynesboro. The farmers market is now accepting EBT payments.


The Burke County Public Library will have Storytime for all preschool children every Friday at 10:30 a.m. in the Children’s Area. There will be a different theme every week

SEPT. 15-17

Come “Throwback & Hee- Haw” with the S.G.A. classes of 1975, 1976, 1977 and 1978 as they celebrate the 40th reunion of the class of 1977. For more information contact Connie Brigham Sheppard at 706-825- 7385; Thelma Evans McGee, 706-554-9181; Sadie Givens Sherman, 434-429-2819; Cheryl Jones Gilchrist, 706-751-2676; Christy Bell Smith, 706-360- 1388; or Ellen Dixon Lewis, 706-871-9770. Information can also be found on Reunion Facebook page.


The battle of the Guns ‘n’ Hoses will take place from 2-7 p.m. Bloodmobiles will be set up in Waynesboro at the Waynesboro Fire Department (706 Liberty St.) and at the Burke County Sheriff ’s Office (225 Highway 24, South). Presenting donors will choose which group they want their blood to honor. Winner takes the trophy. For more information, contact Rhonda Burke at Queensborough National Bank and Trust at 706.554.0460 or Jackie Clemmons of Shepeard Community Blood Center at 706.737.4551.

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