CONYERS - After a week of budget meetings, Rockdale County residents can expect about the same level of services to be provided in 2009, however, officials are not making any promises on keeping the 100 percent property tax exemption provided by the county's HOST.
CONYERS - Like all over the country, Rockdale County Public Schools are seeing a spike in the number of homeless students and families it serves.
COVINGTON - A Ford Motor Company official visited the Guardian Autoglass plant in Covington on Friday to rally support for the proposed bailout of the domestic automobile industry that is being considered by Congress.
COVINGTON - Newton brought plenty of cleaning supplies to Alcovy on Saturday night, as both the boys and girls basketball squads swept their crosstown rival.
CONYERS - The Georgia Department of Banking and Finance closed the First Georgia Community Bank on Friday and named the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation as receiver.
COVINGTON - Newton's cross country team had highs and lows on the course this season.
Georgia reporters, pundits, bloggers and political junkies are all trying to assess the meaning of the result of Tuesday's U.S. Senate runoff, which Republican incumbent Saxby Chambliss won by an unexpectedly large margin. Chambliss, who fell just short of 50 percent on Nov. 4, bested Democrat Jim Martin by 14 points.
The forecast for today is for partly cloudy skies. The high temperature is expected to reach 80 degrees.
Staff Photos: Robert Porter
Freshman Peter Yates has posted a 6-1 record early in his wrestling career at Virginia Tech.
ATLANTA - Tim Tebow took it upon himself to give Florida a shot at another national championship.