Pastor Dr. William Burnham had a vision. After a couple of years of materializing that vision and anticipating the right moment to present it, Burnham founded Point of Grace Church, where he saw the congregation triple in size over the next two years.
On a given evening at The Church At Covington, at least two little league team can be seen practicing in the field or a choir is practicing in the second floor of the church. While a number of these groups may not have direct ties with the church, its facilities are open for organizations to utilize.
Local residents and business owners are voicing concerns to the Covington City Council over the filming of "The Vampire Diaries," saying the crew has taken over the streets and is displaying rude behavior.
Owner Belinda Hull's decision to open Belinda's Down Home Cooking came after she noticed there wasn't a restaurant that served the style of food her mother used to make. She had always wanted to run her own business, and while she pondered what she should do, her son advised her she should do something unique.
To show their appreciation to Covington city council, the African American Historical Association has invited the city to attend a consecration ceremony for the 300 unmarked graves recently discovered in City Cemetery.
Since 1988, Randy's Carpet Plus on Dogwood Drive in Conyers has been a proud, family-owned and operated, independent business. Despite a tough economic climate, the business continues to strive to provide exemplary service.