Mayor Estona Middlebrooks resigned at 5 p.m. Thursday, two hours before the City Council was scheduled to hold a work session at the Community Center.
The city of Mansfield has disbursed $2,700 to Mayor Estona Middlebrooks as part of insurance claims filed by the town for tornado damages last spring.
With the deadline to sign up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act looming, one area church is hosting an event to help people enroll.
As the town of Mansfield works to complete an overdue 2014 budget, residents are also raising questions about other issues.
Rockdale Medical holds annual Red, Hot and Healthy Luncheon and Fashion Show
Mansfield officials have negotiated a settlement of a years-long legal battle with Georgia Transmission Corp. for $250,000.
Town leaders are expecting to sell more electricity this year in order to balance the 2014 budget.
An amendment to the county travel policy proposed by Rockdale Commissioner JaNice Van Ness would require employees and elected officials to pay for their own travel fare upgrades.
A proposal to move management of Rockdale County’s 911 Center operations to the Sheriff’s Office was on the County Commission meeting agenda Tuesday, but commissioners deferred discussion due to the absence of the chairman.
Newton and Rockdale counties were among 43 counties added to Gov. Nathan Deal’s state of emergency area Tuesday. In all, 88 counties were expected to be impacted by what the National Weather Service termed a “storm of historical proportions,” bringing significant amounts of snow, freezing rain and ice to the state.