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Penalties, mental errors help Rockdale get a runaway win over Alcovy

Rockdale kept their playoff hopes alive with their x-x win over Alcovy in a back and forth battle at Homer Sharp Stadium on Friday.

Johnson, defense lead Rams to blowout win

Thanks to a dominant effort on both sides of the ball, Newton is headed back to the state playoffs.

Newton High School teacher medically cleared of Ebola and will return to school Monday

Principal: Teacher will return to school Monday

The Newton High School teacher who was removed from teaching out of concern that she had come into contact with a person who just returned from West Africa has been medically cleared of Ebola and any other infectious disease, according to the Newton County School System.

Georgia Southern dominating Sun Belt

Kevin Ellison rushed for a career-high three touchdowns as the host Eagles crushed the Trojans for their sixth straight victory.

Gurley suspension stays at four games

The NCAA upheld Georgia running back Todd Gurley’s four-game suspension on Thursday, denying an appeal by school officials to reduce the penalty.

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Conyers police search for armed TitleBucks robber

Police are looking for a man who robbed at gunpoint a title loan business Thursday morning, locked employees in a back room and stole cash from the business.

Alesha Coleman

Funeral Services for Alesha Coleman will be held Saturday November 1, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Evelyn Lewis

Evelyn Lewis of Marietta, passed away October 30, 2014, at the age of 92.

Roy Owens

Roy B. Owens, age 81, of Conyers, died Wednesday, October 29, 2014.

Balanced play could lead Eastside to playoffs against Warriors

A balanced attack by Eastside could be enough to knock over Walnut Grove as they travel to Homer Sharp Stadium for the final Region 4A-AAAA game of the season at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday.

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CrossRoads Baptist in Social Circle presents car show, barbecue, yard sale to raise funds for worship center

CrossRoads Baptist presents car show, barbecue, yard sale to raise funds for worship center

CrossRoads Baptist is holding a fundraiser to benefit expansion of worship center.

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JULIE WELLS: Read the Bible to draw closer to God

“Come near to God and he will come near to you. Wash your hands, you sinners, and purify your hearts, you double-minded.” (James 4:8)

Rockdale Jail Blotter for Oct. 31, 2014

The following charges and arrests were reported by the Rockdale County Sheriff’s Office, Conyers Police Department, Georgia State Patrol and Georgia Pardon and Parole.

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EUGENE ROBINSON: What would Republicans do?

OPINION: This year's campaign has been dull and disheartening

No matter how well Republicans do at the polls Tuesday — and my hunch is they won’t do as well as they hope — the GOP won’t be able to claim any kind of mandate. That’s because they have refused to articulate any vision for governing.

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Van Ness: Public safety tops concerns for voters

Post 2 County Commissioner JaNice Van Ness is seeking reelection in Tuesday’s General Election.


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