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Waynesboro man's sign collection much more than 'chicken bucket'

...month, he said, he got a letter from American Pickers inquiring about the sign, and last summer, he heard a Burke County sheriff's deputy telling dispatch that he was near the "chicken bucket.""I've been offered $10,000 for the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-22/waynesboro-mans-sign-collecti
Teacher arrests stun Burke County High School

...arraignment in December and a warrant was issued for her arrest.Luke's case remains under investigation, said Burke County sheriff's Sgt. Dedric Smith."I've been at the sheriff's department 15 years and have never seen three incidents...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-03-01/teacher-arrests-stun-b
Burke stabbing suspect named

...to flee the scene but crashed his vehicle a short distance from the restaurant.The GBI continues to assist the Burke County Sheriff's Office in the investigation. Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact the sheriff's office...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-03-02/burke-stabbing-suspect
1 killed, 1 hurt at Waynesboro bar and grill

...and another injured in a shooting and stabbing at a Waynesboro bar and grill late Friday, officials said.The Burke County Sheriff's Office was called to BFE Bar and Grill at 2056 Hancock Landing Road about 10:30 p.m. and found 28-year-old...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-28/1-killed-1-hurt-waynes
Burke County assistant football coach charged in theft case

...leave pending an investigation into the charges.Burke County sheriff's Investigator Gene Boseman said Monday that Luke...The (school) district will rely heavily upon the Burke County Sheriff's Department for additional information regarding...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-23/burke-county-football-
Donald Self

...Marion R. Self and Kathryn Self. He retired after 34 years from Olin Chemical, Augusta. He also worked for the Burke County Sheriff's Department for over 10 years. Don was a member of Friendship United Methodist Church in Hephzibah (Burke...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174248972
Burke County man arrested after police finds six dead dogs

...shelter.Stephen Matthew Crooms, 27, was charged with 10 counts of misdemeanor animal cruelty, according to Burke County Sheriff's Investigator Gene Boseman.Boseman said the sheriff's office began investigating Crooms in December when...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-15/burke-county-man-arres
Plane pilot makes emergency landing in Burke County

...did not respond because no injuries occurred and the plane was not damaged."The pilot was very lucky," said Burke County Sheriff Greg Coursey. "It could have been much, much worse."Around 6 p.m., Smith said a mechanic was working...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-06/plane-pilot-makes-emergency-l
2 dead, 1 arrested after Burke County shooting

...after a birthday party shooting in Burke County early Sunday, officials say.Sometime after 3:30 a.m., Burke County sheriff's deputies and the Georgia Bureau of Investigation were called to the former site of Club Dynasty at 346 Lawson...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-10-19/2-dead-1-arrested-afte
As temperatures drop, outdoor pets need attention

...cruelty, burglary, robbery and other serious crimes must take precedence. Even if they see a case of abuse, the Burke County Sheriff's Office does not have the equipment, trained personnel or qualifications to handle or confiscate an animal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-19/temperatures-drop-outdoor-pet