Ex-officer shot dead at Sardis police station

Dwayne Burke, 34, a former Sardis, Ga., policeman, was fatally shot...where he once worked.An unidentified Sardis police officer on duty said he found...ax. A struggle followed, and the Sardis officer shot Burke, Morgan said...

Sardis chief to take YDC role

...appointed Gary Jones, the chief of police for Sardis in Burke County, to be a liaison to the Georgia...Augusta Youth Development Campus in Augusta.Sardis Mayor Preston Conner and the Sardis City Council have granted Jones a leave of absence...

Former Sardis police officer killed Monday connected to attempted home burglaries

A former Sardis, Ga., policeman fatally shot early...Burke was killed when an unidentified Sardis police officer noticed the evidence room...with an ax.A struggle followed and the Sardis officer shot Burke, who had a history...

Next Sardis chief vows positive change

...take over as the new chief of police for Sardis. I have more than 25 years of law enforcement...local news. Let me assure the citizens of Sardis: Things are not always what they appear...police department and the citizens of Sardis can improve the quality of life. I will...

Former Sardis official sentenced

The former public works director for Sardis, Ga., was sentenced in federal court Monday to five years probation for violations of the Clean Water Act.Jackie Mitchell...

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Mae Jenkins Walker (SARDIS, Ga.)

SARDIS, Ga. - Ola Mae Jenkins Walker, 87, beloved wife...University Hospital. She was born April 4, 1920 in Sardis to the late Alex and Ola Broxton Jenkins, having lived in Sardis all of her life. Before her retirement, she was employed...

Patricia Kulju (SARDIS, Ga.)

SARDIS, Ga. - Patricia Kulju, 56, entered into rest...Burke County School System. She was a member of Sardis Baptist Church. Survivors include her husband of 36 years, Tony Kulju of Sardis; a daughter, Tonya Davis (Shane) of Sardis...

Marjorie Mallard (SARDIS, Ga.)

SARDIS, Ga. - Marjorie Pierce Mallard, 97...John and Julia Rackley Pierce and lived in Sardis most of her life since moving from Sylvania...1930's. She was the oldest member of Sardis Baptist Church and was a past member with...

Helena L. Jenkins (SARDIS, Ga.)

SARDIS, Ga. - Helena L. Jenkins, 91, entered into rest...of Rugby, North Dakota, Mrs. Jenkins had lived in Sardis for most of her life. She was a very active member of Sardis United Methodist Church, where she was the organist...

Warren H. Bargeron (SARDIS, Ga.)

SARDIS, Ga. - Warren H. "Doc" Bargeron, Sr...area all of his life. He graduated from Sardis High School and attended ABAC to pursue...Warren Howell Bargeron, Jr. (Patricia) of Sardis; 2 sisters, Jeanette Chance and Joyce...