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Rockdale/Newton Community Announcements

Looking to volunteer? Check out the list of organizations in the surrounding areas that need volunteers.

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Fired up about wildlife camp

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TONY WILSON: Health Care Reform leads to more taxes, fees

If you think John Grisham has cornered the market in writing page-turning thrillers, then you obviously haven't read, "Present Law and Background Relating to the Tax-Related Provisions in the Affordable Care Act" by the staff of the Joint Committee on Taxation.. I recently started reading "Present Law" and

Kroger collecting back-to-school items for needy

Kroger's Atlanta Division, in partnership with Children's Restoration Network and WSB-TV, will hold its 19th annual "Back 2 School" campaign from July 14 to Aug. 3, during which 125 Kroger stores will serve as school supply drop-off sites.

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Sunbelt Builders honored for safety

Sunbelt Builders Inc. recently accepted a check from AgriTrust of Georgia for winning the First Quarter Safety Initiative. Shown, from left, are Steve Kapp, Walt Savage, Kim Glanton and Sam Hay. The Quarterly Safety Initiative is a program conducted by AgriTrust, a self-insured workers’ compensation fund that services agribusinesses in the state of Georgia, to encourage safety training by its fund members. Winners receive a $2,000 prize if they have had no lost time claims during the quarter. Sunbelt Builders, founded in 1982 by Sam B. Hay Jr., offers design/build services, specializing in agricultural projects.

Salem Camp Meeting schedule*

July 12. 7:45 p.m. -- Dr. Bill Bouknight preaching and Conyers First UMC God's Light Choir. July 13. 10:45 a.m. -- Dr. Bill Bouknight preaching and Smyrna First UMC Youth Choir. 7:45 p.m. -- Rev. John Dees preaching and First Baptist Church of Covington Choir. July 14. 10:45 a.m. --

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Juliana Straker Birth

Juliana Straker Birth

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Students recognized for academic achievement

Some Veterans Memorial Middle School eighth-graders were recognized on Honor's Night for outstanding academic achievement.

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Pittman-Laughery Wedding

Pittman-Laughery Wedding

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Hardin-Garcia Engagement

Garcia-Hardin Engagement

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