Some large oak trees were removed recently as part of the eight-month project to widen and improve Railroad Street.
The Citizen Poll is a weekly compilation of reader comments on subjects of local interest.
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.
Olde Town merchants, officials frustrated that streets in Olde Town closed Thursday for film crews.
While out on the campaign trail fundraising, our president recently went to Colorado for a beer and some pool, after which he headed for Texas. But, he did not head to the border where Gov. Rick Perry says the surge of arriving children from Central America is “a humanitarian crisis.”
We have just passed the 150th anniversary of the Battle for Atlanta, which occurred during the recent unpleasantness between the North and the South.
The Community Calendar is a forum for announcing meetings and events of nonprofit organizations of Rockdale and Newton counties.
Newton High School names students to the honor roll.
Maxwell Jackson Strange was born on June 29 at Rockdale Medical Center.
The man who was shot by a Covington Police Department officer after allegedly charging at him with a large sword is expected to recover from his wound.
Conyers police target prostitutes in latest undercover sting operation.
The Georgia Department of Labor has released statistics indicating that unemployment rates have gone up slightly in Rockdale and Newton counties during the month of June, mirroring the statewide trend of a minor pickup in the number of unemployed residents.
A man wielding a sword was shot by a Covington police officer Wednesday afternoon after the suspect allegedly charged at the officer with the weapon.
Law enforcement officers are called on to respond to a wide range of incidents, such as violent crimes or tragic accidents. However, a great number of the calls sheriff’s deputies and police officers handle are simply assisting the community.
Fugitive in jail in Florida brought to Newton County to face child pornography charges here
Crime and police news for Conyers and Rockdale County
- Rockdale Jail Blotter for July 25, 2014
- Rockdale Jail Blotter for July 18, 2014
- Rockdale Blotter for July 11, 2014
- Rockdale Blotter for July 3, 2014
- Rockdale Jail Blotter for June 27, 2014
- Rockdale Jail Blotter for June 20, 2014
- Rockdale Jail Blotter for June 6, 2014
- Rockdale Jail Blotter for May 30, 2014
- Rockdale Jail Blotter for May 23, 2014
- Rockdale Jail Blotter for May 16, 2014