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BGCNCG selects Will McCraine as its Manager Of Resource Development

Madison, GA – Boys & Girls Clubs of North Central Georgia, Inc., (BGCNCG) recently announced its corporate board has selected Will McCranie as the organization's Manager ...

August 23, 2017 | Staff Report | Living

Charlotte Roquemore Epps

Mrs. Charlotte Roquemore Epps, age 93, of Mansfield, passed away Monday, Aug. 21, 2017. She was born in Mansfield on May 19, 1924 to Claudius ...

August 23, 2017 | Staff Report | Obituaries

UPDATE: 911 recording obtained in Newborn body found

UPDATE, (Aug. 23, 5 p.m.): According to a recording provided by the Covington - Newton County 911 Center, David Autry called 911 to report he ...

August 23, 2017 | Jackie Gutknecht | Crime

PREP SOFTBALL: Newton Rams hold off South Gwinnett to open region play

COVINGTON, Ga. -- The Newton Rams softball team joined 2016 region champion Grayson and Archer as one of three Region 8-AAAAAAA teams to jump out to ...

August 23, 2017 | Staff Report | Sports

OXFORD SPORTS: Lady Eagles soccer falls in Tuesday season opener

Football was not the only sport kicking off this week in Newton County.
The Lady Eagles of Oxford College (0-1) opened their 2017 season Tuesday ...

August 23, 2017 | Staff Report | Sports

Traffic offense leads to arrest of wanted person

COVINGTON, Ga. – A deputy with the Newton County Sheriff's Office (NCSO) HEAT (Highway Enforcement of Aggressive Traffic) unit arrested a wanted Covington man Tuesday ...

August 23, 2017 | Darryl Welch | Crime

Covington man tased twice, arrested

COVINGTON, Ga. - After witnessing a van making sharp turns and traveling at approximate speeds exceeding 80 mph, Covington Police Department (CPD) Officer Travis Pierce was ...

August 23, 2017 | Jackie Gutknecht | Crime

Georgia First Lady Sandra Deal visits Piedmont Newton Hospital

COVINGTON, Ga. – Georgia First Lady Sandra Deal visited Piedmont Newton Hospital on Tuesday to discuss the importance of immunizations with new mothers and to visit ...

August 22, 2017 | Staff Report | Health

How Fairview Elementary observed the eclipse

COVINGTON, Ga. - Fairview Elementary School celebrated the solar eclipse with a variety of activities throughout the school day on Monday, Aug. 21. From start to ...

August 22, 2017 | LaMoyne A. Brunson Principal | Education

CPD makes drug arrests after couple found sleeping in car

COVINGTON, Ga. – The Covington Police Department (CPD) arrested a Covington man and a Woodstock woman on drug charges Friday evening after the pair were found ...

August 22, 2017 | Darryl Welch | Crime

PREP FOOTBALL: County schools get votes in latest GSWA poll

Georgia Sports Writers Association High School Football Poll

August 22, 2017 | Staff Report | Sports

Alcovy, Eastside FFA named 2-star chapters for 2017 National Chapter Award by National FFA

COVINGTON, Ga. - Both the Alcovy High School and Eastside High School FFA chapters have been recognized in the 2017 National Chapter Award Program from the ...

August 22, 2017 | Staff Report | Education

Archives from The Piedmont Chronicles: Georgia Courthouses

*originally published in 2013

August 22, 2017 | Marshall McCart | Columnists

Sen. Tonya Anderson to Host Ceremony for Local Vietnam War Veterans

CONYERS, Ga. - Sen. Tonya Anderson (D – Lithonia) will host a certificate and lapel pin ceremony to publicly recognize Vietnam War veterans from Rockdale, Newton and ...

August 22, 2017 | Staff Report | State

Still a few spaces left for ‘Beyond Becoming an Outdoors-Woman’ handgun program

MANSFIELD, Ga. - Don't miss out on a chance to improve your handgun knowledge and skills, and experience fun and friendship. The Beyond Becoming an ...

August 22, 2017 | Staff Report | Agriculture

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2013-2014 school calendar proposed

Next year Rockdale County Public Schools will likely have a 180-day school year beginning on Thursday, Aug. 1 and ending Thursday, May 29 after board members supported the recommendation of a committee comprised of parents, district administrators and principals Thursday night.

February 14, 2013 | Rockdale News | Rockdale Archives

More calls for resignation at elections board meeting

There were more calls for the resignation of Republican-appointed Board of Elections member Jonny Brown at Thursday's meeting, but this time the calls came from local Republicans.

February 14, 2013 | Rockdale News | Rockdale Archives

Monticello woman killed in Thurs. crash

A Monticello woman was killed Thursday morning in a car accident on Flat Shoals Road and the Covington Bypass Road.

February 14, 2013 | Amber Pittman | Local

Senate GOP blocks Hagel vote for now

WASHINGTON (AP) - Republicans have, for now, blocked Chuck Hagel's nomination to become defense secretary.

February 14, 2013 | Associated Press | NATION/WORLD

Obama pushes preschool plan, won't discuss cost

DECATUR, Ga. (AP) - Raising hopes among parents who want preschool for all, President Barack Obama on Thursday rolled out a plan to vastly expand government-funded early childhood while keeping the price tag a secret.

February 14, 2013 | Associated Press | NATION/WORLD

New lobbying rules would prohibit airfare expenses

ATLANTA (AP) - Newly proposed rules would ban lobbyists from buying airfare for Georgia's state officials under an amended plan released Thursday by a leading Republican.

February 14, 2013 | Associated Press | NATION/WORLD

New film, sound studio to open in Rockdale

Rockdale-Conyers takes another step towards solidifying its reputation as the "Hollywood of the East" with the opening of a premier film production studio.

February 14, 2013 | Rockdale News | Rockdale Archives

Health and Fitness Expo Feb. 16

The News is still on its health kick for the new year and is inviting the public to come out to the second annual Health and Fitness Expo to get some free health screenings and tips for how to stay healthy in 2013.

February 14, 2013 | Rockdale News | Rockdale Archives

Moral Courage

Dear Editor: For weeks now, much of Rockdale County has debated Jonny Brown's unfortunate "Little White Plane" story in the newspapers and through social media. The only official Republican response was a flippant statement denying the obvious: this story is racist. The entire episode, from the story itself to the dismissive reaction by the GOP leadership, is troubling not just to Democrats, but a majority of Republicans, I believe. During the 2012 campaign the local GOP candidates tirelessly reached out to every group in our community like never before seen in Rockdale County. Each of those candidates and many ...

February 14, 2013 | Ian Caraway | Rockdale Archives

Obama departs from Ga. after speech in Decatur

MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) - President Barack Obama has left Georgia after visiting an early childhood learning center and giving a speech in the Atlanta area.

February 14, 2013 | Associated Press | NATION/WORLD

Sharp fall in US jobless claims boosts outlook

WASHINGTON (AP) - The outlook for the U.S. job market is brightening after a government report showed a sharp drop in the number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits.

February 14, 2013 | Associated Press | NATION/WORLD

Coast Guard: Cruise ship stopped; towline broken

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) - A Coast Guard official says a disabled cruise ship is stopped off the coast of Alabama because of a broken towline attached to one of the boats towing the vessel.

February 14, 2013 | Associated Press | NATION/WORLD

RCHS takes the stage for Black History Month

Rockdale County High School students took the stage on Tuesday and Wednesday for their eighth annual Black History Month production. This year's theme was "One" for unity and a reminder of everyone's common humanity. Here are a few scenes.

February 14, 2013 | Rockdale News | Rockdale Archives

Pistorius' girlfriend was a model, law graduate

JOHANNESBURG (AP) - The leggy blonde model tweeted that Valentine's Day should be "a day of love for everyone."

February 14, 2013 | Associated Press | NATION/WORLD

Obama touches down in Georgia, heads to Decatur

MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) - President Barack Obama has arrived in Georgia and is expected to visit an early childhood learning center in the Atlanta area.

February 14, 2013 | Associated Press | NATION/WORLD

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