Curves weight loss center client Melanie Adams, who recently lost 44 pounds, models clothing by Cato’s during a fashion show sponsored by Curves and Cato’s and held at Mama Maria’s Restaurant in Covington. The event showcased 15 women who have lost significant weight, including one of the models who has lost more than 100 pounds.
Ajax Building Corporation has named APEX Painting & Decorating Inc. of Conyers as a Subcontractor of the Year in the Finish and Trades category for its commitment to teamwork, safety and a high level of quality in building the College of Coastal Georgia Teacher Education and Learning Center.
Have you ever had that moment in your career when struck by an epiphany you stopped and thought, "Wow, I should have gone into acting, modeling, finance, computer programming, professional bull riding,"... well, you get my point.
Covington financial planner named to Forum 400. Brian Byars, founder of Advanced Retirement Planning, which has an office in Covington, has been asked to join the Forum 400 organization, comprised of leaders in production and innovation in financial services.
BB&T recently awarded a $1,800 grant to the Conyers Rockdale Council for the Arts to fund supplies and a pizza party for the non-profit's Artsmart Camp held June 17 to 20.
The Twelve Oaks Bed and Breakfast in Covington has been selected as a Top 10 Luxury Inn by BedandBreakfast.com. The Twelve Oaks Bed and Breakfast is recognized as a top inn around the world providing the best travel experience in this category.
Rockdale County dentists, from left, Dr. Wayne Kerr, Dr. Doug Torbush and Dr. Ron Cavola volunteered their services for the Georgia Mission of Mercy, a two-day, free dental clinic hosted by the Georgia Dental Association and its Foundation for Oral Health. The GMOM provided free dental services to more than 1,600 patients during the event at the North Atlanta Trade Center in Norcross. The dentists were among the approximately 900 dentists, hygienists, dental assistants and dental laboratory technicians who donated more than $1.5 million in dental care to patients who would normally not receive this treatment due to Georgia lacking a dental safety net for dental services. To maximize the number of patients served each day, the clinic opened at 5 a.m. both days and completed patient treatment at 6:30 p.m.
Ophthalmologist Dr. Lawrence Woodard recently earned the prestigious opportunity to perform a live surgery at the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Annual Meeting.
The Conyers-Rockdale Chamber of Commerce will team with NUVISION Financial Corporation to co-host a seminar on Health Care Reform. The seminar will focus on the State Health Exchanges and the Individual and Employer Mandates for 2014.
By Tony Wilson As we continue to dissect the various aspects of Health Care Reform and how the multiple requirements of the law will impact you as well as employers, this week we are going to offer an opinion on the W-2 reporting requirement.
On Saturday, June 22, Mike the Knight and his friends will appear at the Mall at Stonecrest for special live performances of "Mike the Knight and the Mission for Hidden Treasure."
Expectant mothers living in east metro now have even more options when it comes to choosing a midwife
Conyers native joins Macon financial firm. Matthew Heller has joined Day & Ennis LLC, a fee-only financial planning firm located in Macon.
Kaiser Permanente donation aids Rockdale poor. Kaiser Permanente of Georgia donated $150,000 to United Way of Greater Atlanta to support the Healthy Communities initiative, which helps underserved people in Rockdale County gain better access to primary health care.
Clay Amyette recently opened an antique store in Olde Town Conyers and while his is now among several of those types of businesses in the historic district, he doesn't view that as a negative.
Newton County News
- Newton Phone Poll for Nov. 24, 2013
- Newton Jail Log, Nov. 13-20
- Newton Citizen Poll for Nov. 17, 2013
- Newton Jail Log for Nov. 15, 2013
- Two killed in early morning crash in Newton County
- Newton Citizen Poll for Nov. 10, 2013
- Newton County blotter Oct. 30-Nov. 5
- JEFF MEADORS: Legendary figures populate Newton's past
- DARRELL HUCKABY: Food tour of the state builds up an appetite
- Eastside crowns its queen
- Locals compete on ‘Family Feud’
- Early voting begins Oct. 14
- Conyers man dies in fall at Turner Field
- Rockdale physician, wife killed in plane crash
- Longtime BOE members leave Rockdale seats
- Historic election tops stories in Rockdale 6 comments
- Lawsuit an ongoing story in Newton 21 comments
- Baxter top Newton story of 2012
- Salem Overlay tabled 3 comments
- Augusta National adds first 2 female members