November 8, 2017 RSS feed / News

Turkey Talk!

True Citizen seeks recipes from mini chefs

It’s time to talk turkey … and mashed potatoes, macaroni and cheese and all those other side dishes and desserts that complete the tastiest of Thanksgiving feasts.  The True Citizen is now collecting recipes from Burke County’ More...

FEATURED PROPERTY

HISTORIC ESTATE WITH GRANDEUR   More...

Federal government says fire extinguishers may be hazard

Millions recalled

A massive recall on fire extinguishers has been issued by the federal government.  More...

BES hosts career fair

Blakeney Elementary School students had the opportunity to interview representatives from various businesses and agencies to get ideas on a variety of career options at their recent career fair held at the school. More...

Young writer wins pizza party

Ellee Mobley, a fifth-grader at Edmund Burke Academy, won a pizza party, compliments of Papa’s Pizza-to-Go, after her story “Freddy Long Claws” received the highest number of reader votes in The True Citizen’s annual Spooky St More...

Girls can play, too!

On Wednesday, Nov. 1, roles were reversed for the annual Powder Puff football game. More...

And the crowns go to ...

Burke County Middle School held a school-wide pageant on Saturday, Oct. 28, and one young lady from each grade was crowned Miss BCMS. Pictured from left are sixth-grader Kameryn Cooper, seventh-grader Janna Bagwell and eighthgrader Dekeria Heath. More...

Old Fella raises more than $2,000

Old Fella Burke County Animal Rescue held its fall fundraiser recently at Tractor Supply Co. and raised $2,116. According to volunteers, the organization will hold an online auction from now through Nov. More...

Veterans Day festivities span several days

As Veterans Day approaches, there are several programs scheduled locally and nearby to celebrate and remember those who’ve dedicated their lives fighting for and protecting our freedoms.  More...

THE REV. AND MRS. BOBBY G. WILLIAMS TO BE HONORED

St. John Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate its 20th Pastoral Anniversary honoring the Rev. Bobby G. and Natasha Williams 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 12. The Rev. David Kemp Sr. More...

Purple Hurricanes celebrate 35 years

The Waynesboro High School Purple Hurricanes recently celebrated their 35th class reunion, honoring their former teachers with tokens of appreciation. More...

BURKE OUTDOORS

Bag a big buck or a first deer? Whether its deer, ducks or doves, send us a snapshot of your proudest hunting moments this season, and we’ll help you show them off. More...

Queen of the night

Burke County High School senior Keyonna Jones celebrates during halftime after she was named the 2017 Homecoming queen. More...

Reading with the Bears

Burke County High School football players and cheerleaders recently visited Waynesboro Primary School. After parading through the halls, the athletes delighted each classroom by reading books to the students. More...

2017 Homecoming Parade

Burke County High School held its annual Homecoming parade last Thursday. Amy J. More...