CONYERS - Brandon Crumbley fanned eight banners after coming into the game in relief in the top of the third inning to lead Salem to a 4-2 come-from-behind win over Rockdale in a Region 8-AAAA baseball game Wednesday evening.
Rockdale County Public Schools and the Rockdale County Board of Education celebrated the national School Board Appreciation Week March 9 to 13.
COVINGTON - The Heritage Patriots are still in the driver's seat to get home-field advantage as the No. 2 seed in the first round of the Class AAAA boys soccer playoffs. while Salem may need some help as they are currently in fifth place in Area 8-AAAA play.
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WASHINGTON - Nobody knows.
ATLANTA - The Covington Kroger store located on U.S. Highway 278 has been fined $4,000 jointly with two other Kroger locations by the Governor's Office of Consumer Affairs in connection with what OCA Administrator Jim Doyle calls gasoline price-gouging, according to a printed press release.
COVINGTON - The cream is starting to rise to the top in Area 8-AAAA girls soccer.
Rockdale Career Academy students in the Family, Career and Community Leaders of America Club held its second annual "A Night for Change" community outreach last week at the school.
The following charges and arrests were reported by the Rockdale County Sheriff's Office (RCSO), Conyers Police Department (CPD) and Georgia State Patrol (GSP) between March 10 and Monday:
Whatever happened to silly songs? We used to hear them on the radio all the time. They weren't all by Ray Stevens, either.
CONYERS - Conyers police continue to search for the person who broke in the Conyers School of Ballet last weekend, cut through the floor, made entry through the ceiling of Evans Pharmacy and stole a large number of pain-relieving drugs.
CONYERS - Efficiency has hit its stride in the warrant/civil division of the Rockdale County Sheriff's Office.
Last week saw our first crescendo of legislating, as we passed the crossover mark of the session. We worked through 112 bills and resolutions. For the next few weeks, we'll be reviewing bills sent over from the Senate as we approach the end of the session.
CONYERS - Applications for the second class of the Law Enforcement Academy at DeKalb Technical College are now being accepted.
DANIELSVILLE - Suffering from injuries, illness and inexperience, the Rockdale County boys and girls soccer teams came to Madison County on Wednesday in hopes of seeing their respective luck change, but only the Lady Bulldogs came home satisfied.
The following charges and arrests were reported by the Newton County Sheriff's Office, Covington Police Department, Oxford Police Department and Porterdale Police Department:
Rayjhan Bethune, 15, a ninth-grade student at Heritage High School, took a trip to the Amazon in South America in July after winning an essay contest from the Frank Ski Kids Foundation. As a result, he became more motivated with his future career. Bethune is now enrolled in the Aviation Career Enrichment Program and presently has flown three times, logging 4 1/2 hours of flight, in a Cessna 172. He recently moved from the Junior ACE class to the Senior ACE class. He has plans to become a commercial pilot and maybe an Air Force pilot.
CONYERS - The public is invited to participate in a low-cost pet vaccine clinic Saturday to help raise money for Rockdale Animal Care and Control and also help stop the spread of parvo among dogs in the county.
CONYERS - Anyone who's driven by either the Rockdale House for Men on Scott Street or the Rockdale House for Women on Milstead Avenue, both of which are in Olde Town Conyers, has seen their displays of plants for sale throughout the year.
Nearing $25 million in scholarship awards as it helps restaurant team members reach educational goals, Chick-fil-A has awarded its national Leadership Scholarship to Demesheka Goolsby from Conyers and David Disharoon from Loganville.
Mrs. Lynn M. Massey, age 56, of Conyers, entered into rest March 19, 2009. She was born September 27, 1952 in College Park, MD to the late Reese M. and ...
David Chapman, age 63 of Lithonia, GA passed away March 18, 2009. Arrangements by Caldwell & Cowan Funeral Home, Covington. (770) 786-7062
James Wesley Floyd, of Covington, GA, age 59, passed away on March 18, 2009. Arrangements by Metro Embalming & Crematory, Inc - Conyers, GA 30013 770-922-8182 www.metroembalming.com