COVINGTON - Cyndi Foshee's homemade candies, cakes and pies sure look good enough to eat. So good, in fact, that people don't always listen when she tells them the treats aren't edible.
CONYERS - As Christmas approaches, girls and boys diligently put pen and pencil to paper to pour out their hearts' desires in the hope that Santa Claus will take notice of their good behavior and reward them with toys, clothes and all manner of holiday goodies.
COVINGTON - A cashier at Dunkin' Donuts located at 5314 Ga. Highway 20 was robbed at gunpoint Saturday morning, according to the Newton County Sheriff's Office.
CONYERS - As Andy Williams might sing, this is the season when there'll be parties for hosting, marshmallows for toasting and hearts will be glowing when loved ones are near - and the Georgia State Patrol will be out in force to make sure it's the most wonderful time of the year.
The Salem girls basketball team beat Forest Park 48-31 to secure a third-place finish in the Henry County Classic on Tuesday.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - Rockdale's wrestlers continued to show improvement on the season, finishing the Social Circle Invitational with a 4-1 record Tuesday.
ATLANTA - The Heritage girls basketball squad walked off the court champions of the DeKalb County Holiday Tournament after topping Lithonia 47-34 Tuesday evening at Cross Keys High School.
The rest of you are more than welcome to come along for the ride, but this one really is for all the new daddies out there. Not the brand new daddies, understand. Laying out a doll and some blocks and a few story books is child's play. You can do that before the choir in that big New York cathedral finishes singing the "Alleluia Chorus." I'm talking about the fathers among you who will this very night, be inserting Tab A into Slot B for the very first time.
The numbers don't lie.
Among others, James Michael Curley, the charismatically colorful Irish-American politician who was elected to the Congress, mayor of Boston and governor of Massachusetts, candidly observed, "Every time you do a favor for a constituent, you make nine enemies and one ingrate."