July

July 15

Conyers Housing Authority

The Board of Commissioners of the Conyers Housing Authority will hold a special called meeting at 4:30 p.m. at the H. Jack Turner Community Center, 1214 Summer Circle, Conyers. The meeting is open to the public.

July 17

Conyers Public Hearings

The city of Conyers will hold public hearings on a proposed tax increase in the city manager's office at 1184 Scott St., at 12 noon and 6:30 p.m. 

July 18

Snapping Shoals Annual Meeting

Snapping Shoals EMC will hold its annual meeting at the Georgia International Horse Park. Registration will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. The business session starts at 11:30 a.m.  Entertainment and children's activities will be offered throughout the day. The event is open to Snapping Shoals members only.

18 XYZ Meeting

The XYZ Organization meets at 10:30 a.m. at the First Baptist Church of Conyers Gymnasium, Ga. Highway 138 N. Entertainment is Pastor John Mark and his Blue Grass Band. The menu prepared by Chef Hugh Banks, is pulled pork, baked beans, roasted corn, drinks and dessert, all for $8. Please call Jo Ann Holzhausen at 404-630-2831 for reservations.

Solid Waste Authority

The Newton County Solid Waste Management Authority will meet at 5:30 p.m. at the Historic Courthouse, 1124 Clark St., Covington. The meeting is open to the public.

July

20 Back-to-School Bash

Haven Fellowship Church will hold at Back-to-School Bash from 4 to 6 p.m. at the church at 2240 Smyrna Road SW, Conyers. Food, fun, games and free school supplies will be offered.

Ongoing

Macedonia Baptist Church

Services are held at 10 a.m. Sundays with the Rev. Billie Cox. The church is located at 1052 Barton St. in Conyers.

Haven Fellowship Church

Services are held at 10 a.m. Sundays with Senior Pastor Ernie Forrester. The church is located at 2240 Smyrna Road in Conyers.

July 23

Millage Rate Hearing

The Rockdale County Board of Commissioners will hold millage rate public hearings at 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. Both meetings will be held at the Assembly Hall, 901 Main St., Conyers.

July 24

Conyers Public Hearing

The city of Conyers will hold a public hearing on a proposed tax increase in the city manager's office at 1184 Scott St., at 12 noon.

July 30

Millage Rate Hearing

The Rockdale County Board of Commissioners will hold a millage rate public hearing at 6:30 p.m. at the Assembly Hall, 901 Main St., Conyers

Aug. 6

Millage Rate Meeting

The Rockdale County Board of Commissioners will hold a millage rate called meeting at 10 a.m. at the Assembly Hall, 901 Main St., Conyers.

Senior Reporter

Born and raised in Decatur, Ga. Graduated from Shorter College in Rome, Ga. in 1979 with B.A. in Communications. Worked in community newspapers for 26 years. Started at Rockdale Citizen/Newton Citizen in January 2016.

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