Eastside High School Black History Month Art on Display at Historic Courthouse

Art students from Eastside High School, under the guidance of educator Leslie Welborn, created a monumental painting in honor of Black History Month. This nine-foot artwork was unveiled during Eastside High School’s annual Black History Month production on Thursday, February 13, 2020. By examining Black History, Eastside encourages everyone to gain a greater appreciation of […]

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Save Time with Easy Meal Hacks

If it feels as though your life is too busy, you’re not alone. Many families experience the feeling of constant busyness, but there are ways to save time around the house and lift some of those burdens. In fact, one of the easiest places you can add extra minutes to your day is in the […]

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GMC Satellite Campus to Open in Conyers

Rockdale County Public Schools (RCPS) is proud to announce a partnership with Georgia Military College (GMC) to open a GMC satellite campus in Conyers, providing RCPS students and local families with even more access to higher education opportunities. The Rockdale County Board of Education approved a Memorandum of Understanding with Georgia Military College at its […]

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What Makes Buyers Fall in Love with a Home?

What makes someone fall in love with a home? Across the U.S., people swoon over fabulous pools, stunning water views and ever-sexy storage space, but a new analysis released by realtor.com® reveals what really makes home shoppers’ hearts skip a beat. Realtor.com® analyzed keyword home search data in each U.S. state to determine regional must-have […]

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NCTS Wins Regional Middle School Math Contest

Newton County Theme School (NCTS) math team took home top honors in the Division I 2020 Regional Middle School Math Contest. The Division I contest (for smaller schools) was held at Griffin Regional Educational Service Agency (RESA). NCTS team member Caleb Ekanem also brought home a third place award in the individual completion. The math […]

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Piedmont Walton Recognizes DAISY Nurse Award

Piedmont Walton Hospital recently recognized one of its nurses with the DAISY (Diseases Attacking the Immune System) Award for Extraordinary Nurses, a national program honoring nurses for their clinical skills and compassionate care for patients and their families. In a special ceremony, Amy Norton, RN, a nurse in the hospital’s emergency room, was recognized as […]

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Dave Says…Bill Dispute

Dear Dave, My wife and I put her two adult kids on our cell phone plan a few years ago. We thought there would be no problem, since they were both paying their own bills. After my wife and I split up a couple of years later, we made sure everything was current, cancelled service […]

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