LAWRENCEVILLE - Heritage scored five runs in the top of the fifth inning and held on in the bottom half to secure a 9-6 victory over host Central Gwinnett in the finale of the South Gwinnett Diamond Classic.
CONYERS - A local civic group is looking for ways to balance the scales in what it sees as a disparity in Rockdale County when it comes to businesses and residents bearing the tax burden.
COVINGTON - Some colleges across the state this week are dealing with more budget cuts.
CONYERS - Rockdale County Sheriff's Office investigators were looking for a lone suspect following an armed robbery that occurred Friday afternoon at the SunTrust Honey Creek branch.
As a young woman, Carolyn Davis built a career as an accomplished musician. She played violin for the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, performed organ recitals and taught private organ lessons.
I remember when we this country still operated under the Constitution our founding fathers provided for us back in 1787. It was a hell of a system, too. It provided for a separation of powers so no one person - or group of people - would gain too much power and included a system of checks and balances so if one branch of government got out of kilter another could rein it back in.
"Though I speak with the tongues of men and angels, and be not green, I am nothing" (Book of Gore, 32:15).
CONYERS - Another Rockdale County employee is leaving but this time without a clear explanation.
On the Beat is an occasional reporting of various crimes and complaints confronted by law enforcement personnel in Newton County in the course of their duties. It is compiled by News Editor Barbara Knowles, who can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
CHASKA, Minn. - The coronation of Tiger Woods turned into a contest Saturday at the PGA Championship.
DETROIT - Matthew Stafford took his first snap as a pro and perfectly executed a play-action pass.
ATLANTA - Brad Lidge is still confident in his abilities, even as he continues to accumulate blown saves.
COVINGTON - With six returning players the Lady Eagles volleyball team is primed to make some noise in Area 8-AAA this season.