Alcovy’s wrestling team continued show that they’re the team to beat after winning the Warhawk Duals at Veterans High School in Kathleen on Saturday.
It was a successful weekend for most of the Newton County basketball teams as they combined for an overall record of 6-3. Both Eastside and Newton squads swept their opponents while the Alcovy girls split their two game. Unfortunately, the Alcovy boys failed to register a win losing both games.
The Community Calendar is a forum for announcing meetings and events of nonprofit organizations of Rockdale and Newton counties.
Sharon Lord owns and operates Smart Kids Tutoring in Newton County where she mentors students in grades K-7th one on one, but her teaching career spans back decades when she taught at Rainbow Elementary in Decatur.
Newton County Arts Association intern and senior company dancer Rachel Mathieu took on the striking role as the Ballerina Doll in last year’s “Nutcracker” performance.
After nine years serving as a Georgia State Rep., Doug Holt, R-Social Circle announced he will not seek re-election.
Conyers resident and jazz pianist Xavier Gordon is presenting a Christmas concert at the J. P. Carr Center on Friday, Dec. 13.
The ice skating rink at the Olde Town Conyers Pavilion will remain in operation through Feb. 2, according to a release from the city of Conyers.
Aaron Brooks, a 20-year resident of Covington, has announced his candidacy for the District 112 seat in the state House of Representatives. Brooks seeks to fill the seat now held by State Rep. Doug Holt, who announced Monday that he will not seek re-election in 2014.
Illinois shot a blistering 61 percent from the field and knocked down 12-of-23 from three-point land in an 81-62 victory over Auburn at Philips Arena.
Not even eight minutes had passed in Sunday’s matinee and Kaela Davis and the Yellow Jackets were already rolling to another victory.
The Rockdale swim team dominated a regular season meet last week, defeating second-place Eastside 454-240.
Health Reports for Newton, Rockdale counties for Dec. 2-9, 2013