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Karen Rohr

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Atlanta Press Club inducts Conyers native Claude Sitton into Hall of Fame

Award-winning journalist and Rockdale native Claude Sitton to be inducted into Atlanta Press Club Hall of Fame.

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Covington woman re-learning to walk will join in Fuzz Run

Covington woman re-learning to walk will join in Fuzz Run

Woman struggling with muscle disorder will walk in Fuzz Run.

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Master Gardeners, Georgia Power retiree volunteers grow garden for food bank

Master Gardeners, volunteers grow garden for food bank

Master Gardeners, Georgia Power retiree volunteers grow garden for food bank

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Covington woman earns world championship title in pinto horse show

Covington woman earns world championship title in pinto horse show

Covington woman wins Pinto World Championship title.

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Gravity beer-making supply store and growler bar set to open in Conyers

Beer-making store, growler bar to open in Conyers

Homebrew company opens in Conyers.

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Homebrew store opens in Conyers

Gravity Craft & Homebrew Supply opens in Conyers.

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Serving for a good cause

This may be the ninth year for the Kim Atkins Memorial Tennis Tournament, but enthusiasm for the event hasn’t waned.

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Hard Labor Creek Observatory offers glimpses of planets, starts, galaxies | PHOTOS

Hard Labor Creek Observatory offers glimpses of planets, starts, galaxies

Hard Labor Creek Observatory holds monthly open houses.

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CrossFit Conyers offers rigorous fitness routines

CrossFit Conyers offers rigorous fitness routines

CrossFit serves Conyers area.

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Conyers woman hosts deer hunting show on Sportsman Channel

Conyers woman hosts deer hunting show on Sportsman Channel

Conyers resident Brittney Glaze hosts hunting show on Sportsman Channel.

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Faith-based writer Tia McCollors to hold book signing at library

Faith-based writer Tia McCollors to hold book signing at library

Conyers author Tia McCollors holds book signing and discussion at library.

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Panola Mountain offers visitors tree climbing excursions

Panola Mountain offers visitors tree climbing excursions

Panola Mountain State Park offers tree climbing excursions.

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Progressive Club publishes J.P. Carr School yearbook compilation

Progressive Club publishes J.P. Carr School yearbook compilation

Progressive Club publishes J.P. Carr School yearbook compilation

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Local veterinarian celebrates 50 years of practice

Local veterinarian celebrates 50 years of practice

Joseph Sharp celebrates 50 years as local veterinarian.

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Local beekeeper harvests variety of honey

Local beekeeper harvests variety of honey

Local beekeeper David Shipp maintains hives that make a variety of honey.

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Education focus of Conyers Backyard Poultry Club

Education focus of Conyers Backyard Poultry Club

Conyers Backyard Poultry Club promotes benefits of growing your own chickens.

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Oxford pilot earns award for half century of safe flying

Oxford pilot earns award for half century of safe flying

Oxford pilot earns award for 50 years of safe flying.

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Go-kart business gains momentum in Newton County

Go-kart business gains momentum in Newton County

Go-kart business opens in Covington.

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Covington man publishes children's book on values

Covington resident Charles King publishes a children’s book, “Chas Shares Values.”

RMC awarded top lab accreditation

Rockdale Medical Center earns lab accreditation.

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Conyers skydiver helps set national record for canopy formations

Conyers skydiver helps set national record for canopy formations

Conyers man is part of a team that made a national skydiving record.

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Conyers Honor Flight completes ninth trip

Conyers Honor Flight completes ninth trip

Conyers hub of Honor Flight continues to give WWII veterans a free trip to D.C. war memorials.

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Monastery looking for 5K racers to benefit food bank

Monastery of the Holy Spirit Food Bank benefits from 5K race.

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Monastery 5K to benefit food bank

Monastery 5K to benefit food bank

Monastery of the Holy Spirit holds 5k to benefit its food bank.

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More than 300 graduate from Salem High School Saturday | PHOTOS

Salem High School held its graduation Saturday morning.

Donations, participants sought for at-risk teen summer program

Christian Growth Cathedral offers program for at-risk students.

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Monastery 5K to benefit food bank

Monastery 5K to benefit Holy Spirit food bank

Monastery of the Holy Spirit holds 5k to benefit its food bank.

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Couple maintains military marriage in the Middle East

Couple maintains military marriage while stationed in Middle East

Jason Rodney and wife Dilennys maintain military marriage in the Middle East

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Southern Bungalow fills niche with specialty clothing, accessories

Southern Bungalow fills niche with specialty clothing, accessories

Southern Bungalow a boutique that offers unique clothing, accessories.

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Conyers woman builds career as welder

Conyers woman builds career as welder

Conyers resident Misty Whaley works as welder and mom.

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Sweet and juicy

Local u-pick strawberry farms open for business.

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Moores honored by Family Law Center

Moores honored for volunteer time at Family Law Information Center.

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Outdoor recreation, nature focus of JAKES Day

Charlie Elliott Wildlife Center holds JAKES Day.

Great American Cleanup seeking volunteers

Great American Cleanup seeks volunteers to work May 3.

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New Depot Players presents Southern comedy 'Dearly Departed'

New Depot Players presents Southern comedy ‘Dearly Departed’

“Dearly Departed” takes the most grim of topics — death — and turns it upside down as it explores the ridiculous interactions of the living left behind.

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Conyers resident markets the stars

Deb Wallace helps market celebrities.

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Outdoor photographer's exhibit focuses on nature, architecture

Outdoor photographer’s exhibit focuses on nature, architecture

Conyers resident Rita Frix is having a photography exhibit in Lawrenceville.

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Conyers WWII vet awarded French Legion of Honor

Conyers WWII vet awarded French Legion of Honor

Bud Sosebee wins the French Legion of Honor award.

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Barlay named Small Business Person of the Year

Thua Barlay wins Conyers-Rockdale County Chamber of Commerce Small Business Person of the Year.

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Visual art, dance, drama, music offered by non-profit arts groups at kids summer camps

Nonprofits offer various kids summer arts camps

Arts groups offer a variety of summer camps for kids.

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Home-grown mystery novelist holds book signing in Conyers

Mystery novelist holds book signing in Conyers

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First Conyers Food Truck Festival rolls into town

First annual Conyers Food Truck Festival rolls into town

Conyers Food Truck Festival set for March 29.

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Japanese sword handling techniques take stage at Conyers Cherry Blossom Festival

Japanese sword handling techniques take stage at Conyers Cherry Blossom Festival

Japanese Swordmanship of Gwinnett County to perform at Cherry Blossom Festival.

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Conyers photographer Roger Cannon passes business to his son

Conyers photographer Roger Cannon passes business to his son

Conyers photographer Roger Cannon retires.

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Drunk driving offender, victim team up for program at St. Pius Church

Drunk driving offender, victim team up for program at St. Pius Church

St. Pius X Church will offer a presentation on the consequences of drunk driving on March 2 at 7 p.m.

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New Depot Players gearing up for 'The Odd Couple (female version)'

New Depot Players gear up for ‘The Odd Couple (female version)’

The New Depot Players present, “The Odd Couple (female version”).

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Salt of the Earth offers therapy room, massage

Salt of the Earth offers therapy room, massage

Salt of the Earth Massage and Wellness Studio opens in Conyers.

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Black history, Emancipation Proclamation focus of author's program at Conyers library

Black history focus of program at library

Author Velma Maia Thomas to discuss her book on the Emancipation Proclamation, at the Conyers library.

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