Category: Rockdale


CONYERS, GA – The Conyers-Rockdale Nancy Guinn Memoria) Library will reopen to the public without appointments starting May 17. Masks are required. The library is under renovation and access to computers remains limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. Services requiring research, notary, proctoring, photocopying and printing also are available with social distancing measures. […]


The Conyers-Rockdale Library and Rockdale County Public School System have partnered with the Georgia Public Library Services (GPLS) to permit all Rockdale County School District students access to the Public Information Network for Electronic Services (GA PINES) network. The partnership is called Rockdale County Student PLAY Card. The PINES Library Access for Youth (PLAY) program […]


UPDATE: Triston Crane, who was named as the person of interest in the case, has now turned himself into the Rockdale Sheriff’s Office. This investigation is still ongoing, the Sheriff’s Office reported at 9:12 p.m. on May 5.   CONYERS–The Rockdale County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting involving an adult male who died at […]


CONYERS—The 2021 Walk of Heroes/Veterans War Memorial ceremony will be held on Memorial Day, Monday, May 31, 11 a.m., at Black Shoals Park Memorial, 3001 Black Shoals Road. Organizers want people to mark their calendars and plan to attend. Last year’s program was held virtually due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but those who are planning […]


ROCKDALE COUNTY, GA—The Rockdale County Sheriff’s Office has invited some local citizens to participate on Thursday (April 29) in its first training using the new Ti RECON CORE simulator. The training aide provides deputies with reality-based scenarios on a screen, allowing them to move in a room at 90-degree angles. “This will give citizens of […]


Photos L-R: Rockdale resident Paula Moreland and Newton County Deputy Sheriff Andre Cooper    Congressman Hank Johnson (GA-04) is inviting one constituent from Rockdale County and one from Newton County as his virtual guests to President Biden’s Joint Address to Congress on tonight(April 28) at 9. Paula Moreland, a disabled Rockdale County resident who worked […]


DAYTONA BEACH, FL—The International Space Station (ISS) is home to a variety of research projects meant to improve the quality of life back on Earth, but because of limited space aboard the facility, some projects — namely, devices meant to grow cells for testing in microgravity — lack the proper equipment. That’s the problem Mechanical Engineering senior […]


  CONYERS, GA–Rockdale County Chairman Oz Nesbitt, Sr. is encouraging members of the community to join in a county-wide cleanup on Saturday, May 1. Check-in for the event will be held at 8 a.m. at the county government annex located at 1400 Parker Road. The Chairman’s Countywide Cleanup will include  Rockdale County officials, department directors and staff, […]

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