Appreciating teachers: Nov. 4 was declared as Rockdale Retired Educators’ Day by Gov. Nathan Deal as well as by the Rockdale County Board of Commissioners at the Oct. 23 meeting. (From left) Commissioner Oz Nesbitt, Rockdale Retired Educators’ Association members Richard Harlan, Bitsy Potts, Jane Yearwood, Carol Brown, Pat Carter, Bob Carter, Pat Price, Commission Chairman Richard Oden and President Rebecca Strickland. The Rockdale Retired Educators meet every fourth Tuesday at Rockdale Baptist, 1295 Smyrna Road. The next meeting is Nov. 27. For more information, call (678) 350-1322 or (770) 483-6808.