Former Burke County teacher pleads guilty in student sex case

...between 14 and 15. The Burke County sheriff's office says he was 15 when the incident took place. A former Burke County high school teacher was sentenced to seven years in prison for having sex with a student.Ashley N. Ashe, 25, pleaded...

Young women take close look at construction careers at Plant Vogtle

...as men."Women have the ability to do everything the men do, but not many women know it," said Rhone, a Burke County High School 11th-grader. "I am not afraid to show it. I'm proud to come in and be the minority and show I can do just...

Ready for the big league

Mondrial Whitfield, 7, relaxes on a tackling dummy as he watches the Burke County High School football team practice at Burke County High School in Waynesboro.

Steven Stidons Jr.

...on Sunday, August 31, 2014. Funeral services will be held Saturday, September 6, 2014, 3:00 p.m. at Burke County High School Auditorium. Burial will be in the Springhill Baptist Church Cemetery. His loving and devoted family will cherish...

David Green Sr.

...1972, entered into rest on Tuesday, August 12, 2014. He is a resident of Augusta, Georgia. He attended Burke County High School, Waynesboro, Georgia. He joined the U.S. Army and served for 15 years as a sergeant. He later joined the...

Willie Walker

...WAYNESBORO, Ga. - Mrs. Willie Mae Walker entered into rest on Thursday, August 21, 2014. She was a graduate of Burke County High School in 1974. At an early age, Mae accepted Christ as her personal Savior. Mrs. Walker was an Usher and a member...

Burke County stars sign letters with Marshall, S.C. State

...sign with Wednesday morning.One week after verbally committing to Marshall, Green made it official inside the Burke County High School library. The Bears quarterback signed with the Huntington, W.V., school, where he said he expects to see...

Former Burke County Teacher of Year charged with sexual involvement with student

A former Teacher of the Year at Burke County High School was accused Wednesday of inappropriate relations with a student. It is the second arrest of a Burke County teacher this month...

Augusta area courses gear up for busy Monday with prep tournaments

...helping out, everything should be ready when players tee off at 8 a.m. Monday. So Marchman, who also serves as Burke County High School's athletic director and girls golf coach, will be at Waynesboro Country Club when the action begins."I'm...

Burke County High School Class of 2014

The following students graduated from Burke County High School.