August 29, 2018 RSS feed / News

Local man forges new creative frontiers

What do a Navy medic, a graphic designer, an artist, a chef and a children’s book author all have in common? Well, if you’re Geof Redd, you are what they all have in common. More...

Board of assessors mails out assessment notices

The Burke County Board of Assessors has mailed the 2018 Annual Notice of Assessment to all Burke County property owners, and the County’s Chief Appraiser, Phillip Wren, recommends recipients pay close attention to this year’s notice.  More...

BBB tips for homeowners preparing to age in place

According to the US Census Bureau, the rate of homeownership has fluctuated but not changed significantly since 1996 with 64.3 percent of Americans being current homeowners. As the houses age so do the homeowners. More...

Concert series kicks off season with Rumors on Sept. 13

Mekenzie Jackson isn’t the only one who recalls being mesmerized by the distinctive voice of Stevie Nicks at a young age, but she’s become one of the few, if not the only, to replicate the sound of Fleetwood Mac’s mystical front wom More...

Grillers needed for Racks by the Tracks

Things are about to get heated, and we’re not talking about the weather.  More...

Wounded Warrior hunt

This year Savannah River Nuclear Solutions will be conducting a one-day still hunt for deer, hogs and coyotes. The hunt will be held at the Savannah River Site in Aiken, S.C. on Friday, Nov. 9, from 5 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. More...

Dove season opens Sept. 1

What are your opening day plans? Georgia’s dove hunting season opens Sat. Sept. 1, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division (WRD).  More...

Girl Scouts seeking Daisies and Brownies

Interested in becoming a Girl Scout? Girl Scouts Troop #20384 is recruiting new girl members in Waynesboro and the surrounding areas. They are looking for Daisies (kindergarten and first grade) and Brownies (second and third grade).  More...

‘Becoming an outdoorswoman’ workshop offered

What keeps you from heading out to go backpacking or fishing or shooting? More...

Peyton Sapp receives the 2018 Distinguished Service Award

Peyton Sapp recently received the 2018 Distinguished Service Award from the National Association of County Agriculture Agents (NACAA). More...

Rachel's Recipes

Many people have heard of schnitzel or wiener schnitzel. Wiener schnitzel is somewhat like Vidalia onions are here in Georgia. It can only be called “wiener” in one particular geographic area of the country. More...