Across Georgia

Deputies suspended after allegations CONYERS, GA. - Authorities in Rockdale County say seven sheriff's deputies have been suspended over allegations of cheating on an online Georgia law test.Chief Deputy...

Rockdale deputy killed delivering warrant

CONYERS, Ga. - A Rockdale County sheriff's deputy has been...Atlanta-Journal Constitution reports.A Rockdale sheriff's spokeswoman, Jodi Shupe...shot in the stomach and in the arm.Rockdale sheriff's officials did not immediately...

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Rockdale may hire P.I. to track out-of-county students

ATLANTA -- Rockdale County schools may hire a private investigator...plate tags dropping off students at Rockdale schools. Parker was touring a school...a responsibility to the taxpayers in Rockdale County to ensure that we're making...

Rockdale County officials say schools did everything advised

...agreed. As a school board member for Rockdale County, he was in a good position to...frustrated the nation. The shooting in Rockdale County suggests that even an elaborate...Under measures adopted a few years ago, Rockdale schools already employed armed police...

Prescription overdoses drop in GBI study

...2013.Another potential flaw in the GBI study was a lack of reports from Cobb, DeKalb, Fulton, Gwinnett, Hall, Henry and Rockdale counties, because autopsies in those areas are not performed by the GBI."No matter how you look at it, dealing with prescription...

Hospitals face readmission fines

...Regional in Douglas at 1.12 percent; Perry Hospital at 1.12 percent; Meadows Regional in Vidalia at 1.01 percent; and Rockdale Medical Center in Conyers at 1.01 percent.Medicare says the penalty program helps counter a system that inadvertently rewards...

Monday's Working Orders, Sunday's Results

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Across the region

Police arrest mother in doggie-door theftsCONYERS, GA. - Police accuse a mother in Rockdale County of sending her child through a doggie door to steal from a neighbor.The victim said she installed a video camera after...

Knights ride second period to win

Evans outscored Rockdale County in only one quarter in the ABR Tip Off Tournament on Friday night, but what an glorious quarter it was.After coming out...

James Myers

COVINGTON, Ga. - Mr. James Myers, 92 of Covington entered into rest on Saturday, September 13 at Rockdale Medical Center, Conyers. Funeral arrangements will be announced later. Please visit www.beggsfuneralhome.net and sign the...