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Posted on: June 13, 2019

Stuff the Bus Scheduled for July 27

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United Way of the CSRA's annual "Stuff the Bus" school supply collection drive is scheduled for Saturday, July 27, from 9am-1pm at WalMart in Waynesboro.  Help us collect much needed school supplies for local children!  Please ...

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Posted on: June 5, 2019

Attraction Spotlight: Family Y


The 11th Family YMCA branch location is now open in Burke County!  This beautiful state-of-the-art facility features the excellent equipment, fitness spaces and wellness programs the Y is known for, plus the CSRA's largest water park at 22,000 sq...

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Posted on: June 5, 2019

Farmer's Market to Be Held Every Thursday

Farmers Market

The Burke County Farmer's Market has returned!  Get your fresh local produce every Thursday from 4-6 p.m. at Southern Bank on Liberty Street.  The market will run each Thursday through November.  See you at the Farmer's Market!

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Posted on: May 20, 2019

East Central Georgia Medical Innovative Readiness Training Scheduled for June 15-22

Health Screenings Flyer

The U.S. Department of Defense in partnership with the CSRA Regional Commission and local health departments presents East Central Georgia Innovative Readiness Training (IRT) on June 15-21 from 8am-3pm, June 16 from 1pm-4pm and June 22 from 8am-11:30 a.m....

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Posted on: May 16, 2019

2018 Annual Water Quality Report Now Available


The City of Waynesboro's 2018 Annual Water Quality Report is now available.  

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Posted on: May 1, 2019

Mad Anthony's Big Boom Fireworks Show Scheduled for July 3


Mark your calendars for Waynesboro's annual fireworks show, Mad Anthony's Big Boom! The event is scheduled for Wednesday, July 3 at the Burke County Recreation Department.  Join us beginning at 6 p.m. for music, games, concessions and more! &...

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Posted on: April 30, 2019

Water Safety Tips

Swimming Pool

For many of us, water activities equal fun.  But it's important to be aware of electrical hazards while enjoying the water.  Know how to be safe around swimming pools, hot tubs and spas.  

- If you are putting in a new pool, hot ...

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Posted on: February 18, 2019

Arbor Day Foundation Names Waynesboro Tree City USA

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Waynesboro, GA, was named a 2018 Tree City USA by the Arbor Day Foundation in honor of its commitment to effective urban forest management.  Waynesboro achieved Tree City USA recognition by meeting the program's four requirements:  a tre...

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Posted on: November 6, 2018

Call Before You Dig


Safe digging is everyone's responsibility - and it begins with you!  Safe digging starts when you call Georgia 811.  By law, everyone - including homeowners - must contact Georgia 811 by visiting or by dialing 811 or 1-...

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