Ryan receives Scholar Athlete Award

BCHS students recognized by the Wendy’s High School Heisman Program

Burke County High School is extending a special congratulations to Taylor Ann Martin and Malcolm Aldridge, who were recently named school winners for the Wendy’s High School Heisman Award. Martin and Aldridge were chosen for their excellence in academics, athletics and community/ school leadership and will move on to the next round of judging to compete for the coveted national […]

Spartans record two straight shutouts

Golf team turns in lowest score of season


EBA men’s tennis team wins region

They finished the season 9-1 and capped it off with a region title. The Edmund Burke Academy men’s tennis team battled their biggest region rival, Frederica Academy, Monday afternoon for a chance to win the team title. After winning once and losing once against the Knights already this season, it was anybody’s trophy to win. But, the Spartans proved too […]


From the Blotter

Foots-loose Dollar General employees had their hands full with a hardheaded shoplifter. Friday night, they spotting a man acting suspiciously and tried to question him after noticing a large bulge under his shirt. The man bolted for the front door, only to discover it had been locked. According to the report filed at the Waynesboro Police Department, the offender demanded […]

Burglar gets time for break-in, killing pets

A convicted felon who broke into a Hickson Road home and shot the family’s two dogs to death was sentenced to 10 years in prison. Just before his trial was to begin Monday, Percy Maurice Williams, 23, pleaded guilty to charges stemming from the April 2010 break-in, including burglary, two counts of aggravated cruelty to animals, possession of a firearm […]

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