Fri., September 16, 2011 4:30pm
In an interesting South Georgia tilt tonight, Class AAAAA power Lowndes will host Class AAA No. 5 Burke County. The two squads played early last season when the Vikings romped 36-0.
Mon., June 27, 2011 4:39pm
A lack of jobs, rather than a nearby nuclear plant, is likely to blame for one Georgia county's slow growth. Burke County has seen little change in population since Plant Vogtle was built.
Thu., December 9, 2010 5:24pm
A man has been arrested in Burke County for dumping dead dogs on the side of the road. The rural area has a feral dog problem and no animal control.
Thu., December 2, 2010 5:00pm
Burke County sheriffs are looking for the person who killed 19 dogs and left them on the side of the road. Some blame the fact that the county doesn’t have animal control.
Fri., October 8, 2010 3:15pm
Thursday night the Nuclear Regulatory Commission heard comments from the public about 2 proposed nuclear reactors at Plant Vogtle. Environmentalists expressed concern about the current state of nuclear waste storage.
Wed., July 28, 2010 3:40pm
A court has given its approval for 10 children found living in a Burke County shack without food or utilities to be put up for adoption. The children of Jeremy and Christine Long, who ranged in age from 1 to 17, were placed in protective custody in 2008.
Wed., December 9, 2009 4:19pm
Workers are putting reactor at Plant Vogtle in Waynesboro back online after
Thu., October 29, 2009 5:25pm
Environmental groups appeal NRC decision allowing early site preparation an
Tue., August 18, 2009 2:13pm
The U.S. Atomic Safety and Licensing Board has issued a decision that clear