News for Saturday, September 10, 2011

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Mistakes cost Georgia in 45-42 loss to South Carolina

ATHENS -- From Georgia's perspective, Saturday's 2011 home and SEC opener against South Carolina wasn't what it should have -- or at least, could have -- been.. The Bulldogs outgained the visitors in total yardage 436 to 395. They had 216 yards in returns to South Carolina's 67 and picked

Georgia Tech rolls against Middle Tennessee State

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. -- One week after rolling up over 600 yards and 60 points, Georgia Tech proved it could score quickly through the air or grind it out on the ground with its triple-option attack.. Tevin Washington threw for two long touchdowns and ran for two scores, and Georgia

Auburn wins another wild one; Tide rolls

Another wild ending and another Auburn victory.. The Tigers might not be as good as they were last season, but they still have a knack for pulling out the close games.. Auburn backup safety Ryan Smith stopped Mississippi State quarterback Chris Relf just shy of the goal line on the

Local dairy recalls milk

Newborn-based dairy Johnston Family Farm has recalled 248 gallons of skim milk.

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Conyers woman relays first-hand account of 9/11 attacks on Pentagon

Teresa Prieto was working at the Pentagon on Sept. 11, 2001 when hijacked American Airlines Flight 77 slammed into the west side of the building. Sixty-four passengers and crew members perished in the plane crash. In the Pentagon building, an additional 125 military and civilian personnel lost their lives

Two arrested in Rockdale on drug charges

Two area men face drug charges as a result of a Labor Day weekend safety checkpoint.

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Conyers woman relays first-hand account of 9/11 attacks on Pentagon

Teresa Prieto was working at the Pentagon on Sept. 11, 2001 when hijacked American Airlines Flight 77 slammed into the west side of the building. Sixty-four passengers and crew members perished in the plane crash. In the Pentagon building, an additional 125 military and civilian personnel lost their lives

Rockdale Adjustment Board meeting

Sept. 12 at 4 p.m.

Newton DAR

Sept. 14 t 3 p.m.

Circus of the Stars

Sept. 14 and 15, 4:30 and 7:30 p.m.

Fall Revival at Loves and Hugs

Sept. 14 to 16, 7:30 p.m. nightly

Movie Night

Sept. 16 at 7:30 p.m.

Gospel Music

Sept. 17 at 6 p.m.

Choir Day at Mt. Zion CME

Sept. 18 at 3:30 p.m.

Family and Friends Day at Loves and Hugs

Sept. 18 at 9 a.m.

South Rockdale Civic Association meeting

Sept. 20 at 7:30 p.m.

NHS Class of 1960

Sept. 24 at 11:30 a.m.

Lunch Bunch Social

Sept. 22 at 11:30 a.m.

Craft and Bake Sale at Stewart Baptist

Sept. 24 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Heritage Day

Sept. 24 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Georgia Soil and Water Conservation meeting

Sept. 27 at 8:30 a.m.

Rockdale Retired Educators meeting

Sept. 27 at 6 p.m.

Starr's Mill-Alcovy stat box

Alcovy 47 33, Starr's Mill 31. Starr's Mill 7 10 7 7 31. Alcovy 14 13 13 7 47. FIRST QUARTER. Alcovy: Elijah Jones 18 pass from Cornell White (Rysen Richardson kick) 7:42. Alcovy: Kenard Murray 40 pass from White (Richardson kick) 5:05. SMHS: John Smith 65 run

Alcovy accumulates 400 yards of offensive in their 47-31 win

COVINGTON -- Everything came together for Alcovy's football team as they combined for more than 400 yards of offense and had several big plays on special teams in their 47-31 Region 3-AAAA crossover win against Starr's Mill on Friday.. Alcovy quarterback Cornell White was 11-for-15 for 240

Two Mansfield candidates withdraw

Two candidates have withdrawn from Mansfield city races.

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Circus plans big fun at Ga. International Horse Park

Cole Brothers Circus will be at the Georgia International Horse Park in Conyers Wednesday and Thursday with two shows at 4:30 and 7:30 p.m. each day.

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