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Karen Rohr

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Rockdale firefigher opens dive shop in Covington

Dive shop opens in Covington

Rockdale firefigher opens dive shop in Covington

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East Georgia Paranormal offers ghost tours at Gaither Plantation in Newton County

Paranormal group invites those interested to historic home

Gaither Plantation setting for upcoming ghost tours.

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Covington author releases second zombie book, 'Z Day is Here: One Year Later'

Rob Fox publishes sequel to zombie book.

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Covington family seeks donations to help father with ALS purchase computer that generates speech for him

Family of man with ALS is soliciting donations for communication device.

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Conyers' Inspect-All celebrates 30 years of operation

Conyers’ Inspect-All celebrates 30 years of operation

Inspect-All Services turns 30.

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Newton resident marks 50 years as secretary to deans at Oxford College

Newton resident marks 50 years as secretary to deans at Oxford College

Newton resident marks 50 years as secretary to deans at Oxford College

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Walden's family restaurant in Covington keeps menu simple with catfish, chicken wings, tenders

Walden's family restaurant keeps menu simple with catfish, chicken wings, tenders

Walden’s family restaurant opens in Covington.

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New Depot Players present Noel Coward's classic comedy 'Blithe Spirit'

New Depot Players present classic comedy ‘Blithe Spirit’

The New Depot Players present “Blithe Spirit.”

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Breast cancer survivor finds joy in family, friends during her battle with disease

Breast cancer survivor finds joy in family, friends during battle with disease

Covington resident Lisa Baker battles breast cancer.

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Newton NAACP to honor Civil Rights leaders

Newton NAACP to honor lead organizers in Civil Rights movement.

Country music, family feel attract listeners to Music Barn

Highway 36 Music Barn offers music free to the public.

Country music, family feel attract listeners to Music Barn

Highway 36 Music Barn offers music free to the public.

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Macon IT company expands to Covington

Macon IT company expands to Covington

Macon IT company expands to Covington

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New extension agent ready to aid residents

New extension agent ready to aid residents

Rockdale County Cooperative Extension Office hires new agent.

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Concert benefits housing program for homeless families

Concert benefits housing program for homeless families

Phoenix Pass offers transitional housing for homeless families and will have a fund-raising concert.

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Covington resident joins JE Dunn Construction

Covington resident joins construction company as paralegal.

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Porterdale Bar and Grill new spot for wings, drinks and Fantasy Football

Porterdale Bar and Grill opens.

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RONDA RICH: The South is a treasure

Ronda Rich column

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Atlanta Audubon Society presents butterfly workshop at Panola Mountain

Atlanta Audubon Society presents butterfly workshop at Panola Mountain

Butterfly workshop at Panola Mountain State Park.

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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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