The state is on the brink of the most sweeping overhaul of the juvenile justice law in three decades and Rockdale is on the leading edge of those trends.
(7:10 p.m.) Rockdale, Henry and Newton are back under a tornado watch until 10 p.m. --------------------------------- (6:30 p.m.) A tornado warning has been issued for parts of southern Rockdale, northern Henry and central Newton counties until 7 p.m. by the National Weather Service in Peachtree City. A warning means a tornado has been sighted or picked up on radar in the area. ---------------------------------- (4:36 p.m.) A tornado watch has been issued for areas ...
A tornado watch has been issued until 10 p.m. today for Rockdale County, according to the National Weather Service.
Job seekers looking for a little extra coaching in their job search will want to take note of a free job readiness seminar series organized by Commissioner Oz Nesbitt in partnership with the Nancy Guinn Memorial Library.
The lowest price for regular fuel in Conyers is $3.49 at the RaceWay, located at 2187 Salem Road SE near Flat Shoals Road.
Keynote speaker state Sen. Ronald Ramsey challenged the Rockdale NAACP to rediscover the purpose of the civil rights organization as one for all people during the local chapter's 25th annual Freedom Fund scholarship fundraising dinner on Saturday.
Design and fashion may be a dream for some people, but an evolving Social Circle designer will face reality as she participates in a competition for emerging designers during Charleston Fashion Week, in Charleston, S.C.
Jazz Duncan can count herself among the top five spellers in the state this year, a rare distinction for an eighth grader.
The lowest price for regular fuel is $3.51 at BJ's, located at 1800 Dogwood Drive SE and Terry Drive SE.
Several people have been arrested and charged with multiple counts of forgery after reportedly stealing checks from a Conyers business.
The lowest price for regular fuel is $3.52 at BJ's, located at 1800 Dogwood Drive SE and Terry Drive SE.
The lowest price for regular fuel in Conyers is $3.52 at BJ's, located at 1800 Dogwood Drive SE and Terry Drive SE.
Boy Scouts and one Girl Scout were honored Tuesday night in a ceremony awarding their achievement of the highest status possible, Eagle Scout or Gold Scout.
IN BRIEF: A refinancing of about $98 million in bonds for sewer services will save about $7.7 million, some of which will be used to extend sewer services to the western part of Rockdale County.
The lowest price for regular fuel is $3.53 at BJ's, located at 1800 Dogwood Drive SE and Terry Drive SE.
Congressman Hank Johnson is partnering with local city governments to provide Fourth District residents access to the services from the Congressman's office using local spaces.
The four months that Rockdale natives Katie Ward and Air Force Technical Sgt. Chad Lewis spent apart while Chad was stationed in Afghanistan were quickly forgotten after a secret mission home this week. Family and friends gathered at Glenn's Barbeque Thursday evening to see Chad, 30, surprise Katie, 24, by walking out of the kitchen and proposing to his unsuspecting fiancé. The couple has known each other for almost a decade and been dating for ...
To herald the arrival of the national exhibit "Manifold Greatness: The Creation and Afterlife of the King James Bible," at the Nancy Guinn Library the Conyers Civic League hosted an open house on Saturday highlighting the traveling exhibition's 40th and final stop. State librarian Dr. Lamar Veatch was on hand to introduce the exhibit commemorating the 400th anniversary of the printing of the bestseller. The display's 14 graphic panels bring to life the compelling creation ...
UPDATE: Reid was located earlier today safe and sound in Newton County, to the relief of her family. She had possibly been using a different name, according to an RCSO spokesperson. The lookout alert has been canceled.
UPDATE: The male suspect came into the store around 11 a.m. No customers were reportedly in the store at the time. The female employees were held up at gunpoint. A customer reportedly started coming into the store while the robbery was taking place, and the suspect shot at the glass door. The customer fled and the suspect also fled. No injuries were reported.
A proposed 308-acre, mixed-use development remains on the drawing board after city officials once again declined to vote on the rezoning request necessary for developers to break ground.
Rockdale County received three grants from the state's Accountability Court Funding Committee and Gov. Nathan Deal to strengthen Rockdale's accountability court programs for juveniles and adults.
It's time for monks and lay-persons alike to put on their running shoes and hit the trails in the fourth annual Monastery 5K Run and One-Mile Fun Run at the Monastery of the Holy Spirit to be held June 8.
Vince Lowe might look like a picture of strapping health, but this biker has been waiting and searching for a kidney since 2009.
The Rockdale County Sheriff's Office will be investing $50,000 in training and equipment for jail staff using funds saved from positions that were vacant until recently.
A Georgia Lottery winning ticket worth $3 million was sold in Covington. F S Food Mart, located at 10946 Highway 278 E. in Covington, sold the winning top prize ticket from the instant game 100X The Money.
Registration is now open for one of the most exciting and worth-while tennis events of the year. The eighth annual Kim Atkins Memorial Tennis Tournament will take place Aug. 24 and 25 at the Rockdale Tennis Center.
More than 50 elderly residents were displaced and about 25 employees lost their jobs when the Garden House assisted living facility was abruptly closed at the end of May after two weeks' notice.
Once upon a time, Conyers and Covington was not known for vampires and werewolves. It was the fast-paced police chases, robberies, bloody murder scenes, and various other gruesome crimes that put the city in the national spotlight.
Kaiser Permanente of Georgia donated $150,000 to United Way of Greater Atlanta to support the Healthy Communities initiative, which helps underserved people in Rockdale County gain better access to primary health care. Other counties benefitting from Kaiser Permanente's support include Butts, Cherokee, Coweta, Douglas and Fayette counties.