News for Saturday, February 19, 2011


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Conyers woman celebrates 100th birthday today

Mary Thomson walks into the living room of her Conyers home a bit slowly and carefully, but with enough ease and grace that it's difficult to believe she's lived for 100 years.

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RCA to host college prep event

CONYERS -- Students and their families have a chance to get information that will help them prepare for college.

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Newton mother advocates blood oxygen testing for babies

Newton County resident Jessica Hatcher is on a mission -- to ensure that every newborn baby receives a pulse oximetry measurement before he leaves the hospital.

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Treasure Hunters Roadshow making stop in Conyers

CONYERS -- The Treasure Hunters Roadshow is making a stop in Conyers next week and the public is invited to bring in their antiques to be traded in for cash.

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Town hall meeting set

CONYERS -- Legislators representing Rockdale County will hold a town hall meeting next week.

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RCPS makes updates to its website

CONYERS -- Visitors to Rockdale County Public Schools' website soon will notice some changes.

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ON THE BEAT: Man caught without license

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.