Area officials have attended meetings this week in preparation for any protests that may result of the decision expected any time out of the grand jury in Ferguson, Mo., but Rockdale County Sheriff Eric Levett said he expects citizens in Rockdale County will react peacefully, regardless the outcome.
A Decatur man has been arrested after police determined that he called in a bomb threat to C.R. Bard in Covington earlier this week.
Event features address by historian of Methodism and free commemorative book
The City of Oxford will celebrate the 175th anniversary of its founding on Dec. 6 with a convocation at the Old Church. The celebration, which begins at 11 a.m., will feature an address by the Rev. Dr. Herchel Sheets, historian of Methodism in Georgia.
Monastery bakery in full swing as monks prepare goodies for the holidays
Monks make biscotti for the holiday season.
Members of the Rockdale County Board of Education and the superintendent’s cabinet gave retiring Chief Operating Officer Eugene Baker a standing ovation at Thursday night’s board meeting, Baker’s final meeting before beginning his retirement.
Two Clayton County men have been arrested after they allegedly defrauded several convenience stores in Newton County on Thursday of Keno lottery slips.
A Rockdale County man has been arrested on suspicion that he was selling counterfeit Viagra and Cialis pills from a manufacturer located in China.
The Citizen Poll is a weekly compilation of reader comments on subjects of local interest.
National collection week for Operation Christmas Child is Nov. 17 to 24.
The plan outlined by the president Thursday would affect an estimated 5 million people
Georgia’s senators and senator-elect say President Obama overstepped his powers with the executive action he announced.
Mayor, councilmen, term chairman’s behavior in Tuesday’s budget hearings ‘unacceptable’
The Conyers City Council criticizes Rockdale County Board of Commissioners Chairman Richard Oden’s behavior in Tuesday’s county budget hearings as “unacceptable” and “disrespectful.”
A Davis Middle School student was arrested this week after he allegedly threatened to shoot another student.
The Acuity Brands expansion, which was in doubt earlier this month due to a disagreement over tax incentives, appears to be back on track, although the tax incentive offer remains unchanged.
Rockdale County’s ethics ordinance will be on the county’s agenda yet again next week as Post 2 Commissioner JaNice Van Ness works to push through changes in the way members of the Ethics Board are appointed.
A Conyers man accused of running a driver off the interstate and then pulling a gun on him over the weekend has been arrested.
Crime and police news for Conyers and Rockdale County
- Rockdale Jail Blotter for Nov. 21, 2014
- Rockdale Jail Blotter for Nov. 14, 2014
- Rockdale Blotter for Nov. 7, 2014
- Rockdale Jail Blotter for Oct. 24, 2014
- Rockdale Jail Blotter for Oct. 17, 2014
- Rockdale Jail Blotter for Oct. 10, 2014
- Rockdale Jail Blotter for Oct. 3, 2014
- Rockdale Jail Blotter for Sept. 26, 2014
- Rockdale Blotter for Sept. 19, 2014
- Rockdale Blotter for Sept. 12, 2014