Though local chocolate-maker Sherri Hutchison has given up the reins to her company, Graffiti Zoo, she's confident of its future. Hutchison, who along with her family, founded and ran Graffiti Zoo for seven years, recently sold it to Conyers residents Joyce Ross and her daughter Patti Abbott, whose husband Randy now also works for the company.
COVINGTON - Breast cancer survivor Joan LeJeune is a fighter.
Americans are a curious folk. We are completely in charge of our own government, according to the Constitution, but most of us pay very little attention to what are elected officials are doing.
CONYERS - Rockdale got an offensive contribution from just about everybody and Drew Rogers pitched five solid innings in a 15-4, seven-inning win over Alpharetta on Saturday at Henson-Carr Legion Field.
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.
NEW YORK - Hopes were so high when the New York Mets moved into Citi Field.
(Author's note: The following was found in the dustbin outside a certain British author's home, then smuggled into the U.S. by a pair of Wiccans disguised as University of Florida football fans.)
The e-mails started trickling in 11 weeks ago here at the Citizen, usually about five or six per week. Somewhere near the end of May, they started coming in with greater frequency, two or three a day.
SAINT-GIRONS, France - Lance Armstrong is trying not to let his rivalry with Alberto Contador distract him and the rest of the Astana team at the Tour de France.
It was a banner season for the Eastside and Rockdale wrestling teams.
CONYERS - The Innovation Crescent, a coalition of counties designed to attract life science industries to northeast Georgia, may be out of reach for Rockdale County.
CONYERS - Serve up! Rockdale County will hold a ribbon cutting and dedication ceremony Monday to open the new Rockdale Tennis Center on Parker Road.
OPEN LETTER TO THE CITIZENS OF ROCKDALE COUNTY