LOCALS CELEBRATE THE NEW YEAR: What is your new year's resolution?

Brian Bentsen, Conyers: "I don't make resolutions, but I'm looking forward to 2010."

Dan-Yel Moore, Conyers: "Make all A's in grad school at Mercer for teaching."

Shirley Myers, Conyers: "I have two -- to love people more than I have and to write a book."

James Lackey, Jackson: "To find a job, hopefully driving a truck" after being unemployed since September 2008.

Krystal Nelloms, Snellville: "To get out of debt and be debt-free in 2010."

Sydney Nelloms, Snellville "To make sure I'm a starter on my travel softball team."

Terri Pruitt, Covington: "Don't sweat the small stuff."

Austin Blake, Covington: "Do better in school."