January 10, 2018 RSS feed / News

Development authority hosts statewide partners

The Development Authority of Burke County (DABC) recently hosted statewide economic development partners from the Georgia Department of Economic Development, Georgia Power and Electric Cities of Georgia to showcase tourism, economic development and q More...

Taste of Burke

Tickets on sale now

It’s time to get dressed up and attend a gala unlike any before.  More...

Ga. Power's Project SHARE makes helping neighbors easy

More than $69 million contributed since 1985

Georgia Power is inviting customers to join the company and The Salvation Army to help neighbors and local Georgia communities this winter through the Project SHARE initiative. More...

Grand Opening

The H & R Block office at 1207 North Liberty St. has new owners. Jesse and Doris Willard celebrated their grand opening with a ribbon cutting hosted by the Burke County Chamber of Commerce. More...

2018 Georgia Quail Championship

Out of 31 dogs drawn for the competition, Quickmarksman Tom Tekoa, a setter male, earned champion honors in the 2018 Georgia Quail Championship. More...

Brentwood tapped as Center of Excellence

For the second year in a row, Brentwood Health & Rehabilitation received an award for Centers of Excellence from Ethica. More...

Relay For Life

Burke County’s Relay For Life is having new life breathed into it, and organizers are hopeful this will bring in more teams and more money for cancer research.  Jessica Posey, who serves as the event lead, said the planning committee has t More...

Title pawns – Are they for you?

Many consumers are looking for ways to pay off some of the debt incurred over the holidays and some may consider a car title pawn. A car title pawn is a short-term, high-rate loan that uses the clear title on your vehicle as collateral. More...

ON POINT

The On POINT Family Day event will be held this Saturday, Jan. 13, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event, which is free and open to the public, will offer some knowledge to the community about the 100-plus year old sport. More...

2018 Georgia Derby Championship

Touch’s Gallatin Fire, a pointer male, was named the champion of the Georgia Field Trial Association’s 2018 Georgia Derby Championship. He is shown, at left, with owners Bryana and Alex Rickert. More...

True Citizen 2017 year end review

PART THREE

Here we continue to share what we found to be the most impactful, interesting or important news stories covered by The True Citizen in 2017.   November 1  More...