The Citizen Poll is a weekly compilation of reader comments on subjects of local interest.
Chris Mays has been appointed by the Rockdale County Board of Education as the new interim principal at Rockdale Career Academy.
As Georgia is currently ranked 50th in the country for unemployment rates, the jobless rates in Rockdale and Newton counties went up in July.
A veteran claims his money was taken from a joint checking account shared with his caretaker, and veteran advocates say it happens but isn’t common.
Georgia Perimeter College’s Newton Campus has its highest number of dual enrollment students this semester than it has ever had.
College football kicks off in less than a week, but the new College Football Hall of Fame brings the feeling of the season all year long.
Atlanta Audubon Society presents butterfly workshop at Panola Mountain
Butterfly workshop at Panola Mountain State Park.
A Rockdale County man who severely injured himself when he allegedly set off a pipe bomb in his house last fall has been arrested and charged with manufacturing an explosive device.
I became interested in Elder Care when my grandmother died while I was still in college. Even though she suffered from dementia, Grandma and I were very close. We used to joke that she couldn’t remember the names of her 7 children, but she always remembered mine.
The Rockdale football team sure has enjoyed its two recent visits to Evans Memorial Stadium.
Award-winning journalist and Rockdale native Claude Sitton to be inducted into Atlanta Press Club Hall of Fame.
After a slow start, the Heritage volleyball pulled away from a local rival Thursday.
Mr. Bobby Lewis Eberhardt, age 87 of Loganville, GA, formerly of Decatur, GA, passed away on Wednesday, August 20, 2014.
Mrs. Hazel Smith Lassiter, 93 of Autryville passed away peacefully at the Autumn Care, Fayetteville on Thursday, August 21, 2014.
Newton came out and were explosive against Berkmar to start the season converting six plays of more than 25 yards as they won their home-opener 48-21 at Homer Sharp Stadium on Friday.
Serena Williams will once again be counted on to wave the Stars and Stripes at the U.S. Open as she takes centre stage at New York’s Flushing Meadows with the next generation of American tennis hopefuls waiting in the wings.
Local man takes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge to new levels.
The Newton County 911 Center is sponsoring a blood drive on Tuesday.
The City Council approved Wednesday an amendment to its disorderly conduct ordinance that addresses people who arrange or participate in the acts of prostitution or pandering.
A rash of cars being broken into earlier this summer has led to the discovery of the statutory rape of a 14-year-old girl and potential charges of check fraud.