September 13, 2017 RSS feed / Editorial

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YOU’VE DONE BROKE DOWN

Dinah Washington in the 1950s sang You’ve Been a Good Old Wagon but You’ve Done Broke Down. The song while written in the late 19th Century has been recorded by numerous artists over the years. More...

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Editor:  As an elected representative of the citizens of Waynesboro for a number of years, I feel compelled to respond to an article that appeared on the front page of last week’s edition of The True Citizen.  More...

LOOKING BACK

{this week in Burke County history}

10 YEARS AGO – SEPTEMBER 19, 2007   Sheriff Greg Coursey said he would be a candidate for his eighth term in office.  A new alcohol ordinance for the City of Waynesboro was passed by a 3-2 vote by city council. More...

PRE ARRIVAL

I never panic.  Ever.  I pride myself in keeping a relatively cool head when things happen unexpectedly, whether the episode is small, like finding that my truck has a flat tire when I am about to get in it, or, when it's more serious, like More...

Diana Royal

Unless you are an extremely oblivious person, you should be well aware of the fact that Irma paid a visit to Burke County. A long, wet, cold and windy visit. And she left a mess without cleaning up after herself.  More...