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The Newton Medical Center Department of Emergency Medical Services recently received the Service of the Year award for its designated region.
Rockdale County community member Tom Harrison, shown here with wife Lorraine Harrison, recently won $5,000 in a reverse raffle contest at Peachtree Academy’s annual fundraising gala in April.
The Sketching Pad in Olde Town Conyers is offering a series of summer art-related workshops.
Allstate agency owner Jim Dolvin of the Jim Dolvin Insurance Agency has been designated an Allstate Premier Agency for 2013.
Gov. Nathan Deal recently announced that Monroe-based Hitachi Automotive Systems Americas Inc. will expand its operations in Walton County, creating 250 new jobs and investing $80 million.
State Sen. Rick Jeffares (R-Locust Grove) has received a perfect score and an A+ rating, the highest score possible, on the Georgia Chamber's Legislative Scorecard. The Chamber's Legislative Scorecard recognizes legislators that supported strong business initiatives during the 2013 legislative session.
Belk stores in more than 300 locations across 16 states, including Belk of Conyers Crossroads, will be celebrating the company's 125th anniversary on May 29, the date that William Henry Belk opened his first store in Monroe, N.C.
Presbyterian Church Of The Resurrection, 3676 Ga. Highway 20 in Conyers, will host Life Line Screening on June 4.
Kroger stores throughout the Atlanta Division are encouraging customers and associates to donate to the American Red Cross, which is providing first aid assistance, meals, emotional support and other necessities to those affected by the deadly aftermath of the Oklahoma tornadoes that touched down on Monday.
The Conyers Rockdale Heritage Foundation presented its inaugural Rockdale Heritage Gala fundraiser on May 18 at East Mountain Studios in Conyers. Proceeds from the event will benefit a scholarship fund for local college-bound high school students.
Walton Electric Membership Corporation employees recently participated in the Georgia Lineman's Rodeo in Albany.
National EMS Inc. recently received accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation of Ambulance Services for its compliance with national standards of excellence and was recognized as one of only eight EMS providers in the country maintaining continuous accreditation for 20 years.
The streets of Olde Town Conyers will come alive with outsider art, street performers and plenty of food and libations on June 1 when the Hen House 'Tiques and Uniques presents Old Town Conyers Art Fandango, an art show free and open to the public.
A group of Newton County leaders recently graduated from the Georgia Academy for Economic Development's 2013 Region 5 Multi-Day Training Program.
Newton County News
- Newton Phone Poll for Dec. 8, 2013
- 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
- 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