Burke County teacher, assistant football coach resigns

...Luke is being investigated in connection with a string of golf-cart thefts in the Waynesboro area.According to Burke County sheriff's Investigator Gene Boseman, someone tried to steal a 1995 Club Car golf cart last year. After the failed attempt...

Wife found at convenience store after being shot by husband, Burke County sheriff says

...Burke County home then drove her to Richmond County, where she was found at a convenience store Thursday evening, Burke County Sheriff's Sgt. Daniel Lowe said.Sherita Shaye Gibbons, 30, was found around 7:30 p.m. in the parking lot of...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Deputy returns to duty after being sidelined by injury

...story incorrectly described Burke County sheriff's Deputy Jay Hollingsworth's...years in law enforcement, Burke County sheriff's Deputy Jay Hollingsworth...Hollingsworth, who joined the Burke County Sheriff's Office in 1996 after graduating...

Police seek Burke County sex offender

The Burke County Sheriff's Office is seeking a 40-year-old sex offender who moved...to have a goatee.Anyone with information is asked to call the Burke County Sheriff's Office at (706) 554-2133.

Police still searching for party shooters that injured 5

...remain hospitalized.GBI Special Agent in Charge Pat Morgan said it appears there were multiple shooters.The Burke County Sheriff's Office asked for the assistance of the GBI after it responded to the shooting at a re-purposed automobile...

Georgia Bureau of Investigation asks public's help in Burke shootings

...said Monday afternoon that the investigation continues and that it appears there was more than one shooter.The Burke County Sheriff's Office asked for the assistance of the GBI after it responded to the shooting at a repurposed automobile shop...