News for Monday, December 23, 2013


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California man claims he was shot in street by would-be robber

A man visiting from California had a rude welcome this weekend when he was reportedly shot by a would-be robber.

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Santa Claus is coming to town

Santa’s made his list and checked it twice, and now it’s time to find out who’s been naughty and who’s been nice.

Conyers police nab three teens in cell phone robberies

Three teenagers have been arrested in connection with the theft of a cell phone from a customer at Walmart, as well as the theft of another cell phone from a nearby apartment building.

Conyers tightens requirements for personal care homes

Personal care homes in Conyers will have to adhere to tighter standards after the City Council approved an amendment to its zoning ordinance; the council amended its zoning ordinance to allow specialty trades contractors to apply for a special use permit within the Mixed-use Development district in the city.

Health Reports for Rockdale, Newton counties for Dec. 16-23, 2013

Health Reports for Newton, Rockdale counties for Dec. 16-23, 2013

JEFF MEADORS: The numbers don't lie

Numbers matter. Boards hold CEOs accountable in the real world when shareholders grumble over numbers.

Community Calendar for Dec. 24, 2013

The Community Calendar is a forum for announcing meetings and events of nonprofit organizations of Rockdale and Newton counties.

Panthers-Saints: What we learned

The Carolina Panthers figured to make it dramatic, and they added an unlikely hero to the mix.

Hunter’s career day helps Panthers cruise

Sunday was a record-setting day for the Georgia State men’s basketball team.