VALDESE — The Rock School Arts Foundation’s 33rd annual Open Art Competition is moving online, the organization recently announced.
Like so many others, Ella Evans’ plans for 2020 were disrupted by COVID-19.
Jamie Sisk considers herself one of the lucky ones, even though she has been in the intensive-care unit of a local hospital since Monday.
Burke County gained nine cases of COVID-19 Friday.
Burke County added 20 positive cases of COVID-19 Friday and Saturday, with nine on Friday and 11 on Saturday.
Burke County saw another increase in positive COVID-19 cases Thursday, this time adding 11 cases of the virus.
Burke County reported another death and eight new cases of COVID-19 Wednesday.
Burke County reported 47 new cases on Friday, one of its highest day totals of COVID-19 since the virus first took hold in the area.
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