The Community Calendar is a forum for announcing meetings and events of nonprofit organizations of Rockdale and Newton counties.
Ayanna Mitchell continued to add to a memorable high school career with a state-wide honor Saturday.
The Newton Poll is a weekly compilation of reader comments on subjects of local interest.
Motorists traveling on Interstate 20 West between mile markers 92 and 95 could experience some delays. Georgia Department of Transportation will close one lane for right shoulder milling and asphalt work starting at noon Sunday through 8 a.m. Thursday, March 13 depending on weather.
A 7-year-old West Newton Elementary School student is facing disciplinary action after he allegedly touched three fellow students in an inappropriate manner.
A standoff involving police in a townhouse community operated by the Conyers Housing Authority ended peacefully after the suspect locked himself inside his residence.
Those interested in having their name on the election ballot received their last opportunity to do so on Friday. Qualifying closed at noon on Friday in Newton and Rockdale counties.
Japanese sword handling techniques take stage at Conyers Cherry Blossom Festival
Japanese Swordmanship of Gwinnett County to perform at Cherry Blossom Festival.
With 8 1/2 minutes to play in Friday’s quarterfinal of the SEC Tournament, the double-digit seed must’ve been feeling pretty good, leading the No. 2 seed by four points. But that’s about where the game turned in the favor of one of the conference’s finest teams.
Lumpkin County’s sophomore soccer players put on a show against the Lady Eagles scoring all four of their goals in Eastside’s 4-o loss to start Region 8-AAAA play at Homer Sharp Stadium on Friday.
American Patrick Reed grabbed a one-shot lead at the end of the rain-delayed opening round of the WGC-Cadillac Championship on Friday while Tiger Woods saved his day with a blazing finish.
As much as the Los Angeles Clippers enjoyed hammering the Los Angeles Lakers again, Darren Collison said his team has bigger goals.
Just one more win left to get for Bernard Thompson and the Florida Gulf Coast mens basketball team.
Mayor Estona Middlebrooks resigned at 5 p.m. Thursday, two hours before the City Council was scheduled to hold a work session at the Community Center.
The South Carolina womens basketball team had been victorious in 10 consecutive games before a loss at Tennessee in the regular season finale. Friday in the quarterfinals of the SEC Tournament, the Gamecocks looked more than capable of starting a brand-new streak.
Mansfield's mayor resigned Thursday night as accusations of misuse of funds mounted.
It seems as if ordered has been restored with the Heritage girls soccer team.
With shooting prowess and a defensive effort like they had Thursday, the LSU womens basketball team will be awfully tough to beat in March.
Scholars digging through public, commercial and family archives are unearthing facts and stories that have long been swept under the rug. Hollywood’s recognition of “12 Years a Slave” announces an uncomfortable truth: Slavery’s story is America’s story.
Mississippi State nearly came all the way back to win its second round game against Florida, but the Gators had just enough to hang on.