The Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Colonel John McIntosh chapter members in Conyers enjoyed visiting with State Regent Melodye Brown and State Vice Regent O.B. McCorkle at their January meeting. Brown reminded them of the DAR mission of patriotism, education and history.
CONYERS — The Conyers Garden Club has recently started a partnership with Rockdale Cares, a local agency that works to educate, entertain and provide support to the citizens with developmental disabilities.
COVINGTON — Family Promise of NewRock (FPNR) held it’s 2019 Fundraising Gala at Georgia Piedmont Technical College on Saturday, Nov. 9. The gala provided an opportunity to introduce the new FPNR program director, Latricia Nation, who joined as the only paid employee in May 2019. In attendanc…
CONYERS — The Conyers Garden Club won top awards at the 59th Annual Fall Redbud District Meeting held at Smokerise Country Club in Stone Mountain on Oct. 10.
COVINGTON — Family members came from as far away as Chattanooga, Tenn., to honor their loved ones at the Covington Garden Club’s Memorial Dedication on Oct. 2 at Academy Springs Park.
COVINGTON — The Covington Garden Club will dedicate new trees planted in the Memorial Arboretum at Academy Springs Park on Wednesday, Oct. 2, at 11:30 a.m.
Employees of Westbury Health and Rehabilitation are all smiles after a Deficiency Free Survey recently conducted by the Department of Community Health in June.
COVINGTON — Tuesday, July 25, marked the first day of a new Rotary year for the Rotary Club of Covington, as the 2018-19 board of directors was thanked for their service and the 2019-20 board was sworn into office.
CONYERS — The Conyers Garden Club remembered fallen servicemen and women on Memorial Day by placing a wreath at the Conyers Blue Star Marker located on Green Street in Olde Towne Conyers.
The Conyers Garden Club, in partnership with the Nancy Guinn Memorial Library, will welcome Rockdale County Cooperative Extension Agent James T. Murphy to speak at the 2019 National Garden Week Program on June 4. Murphy will talk about “Bugs in your Backyard.”
CONYERS - The Conyers Garden Club is proud to have received several awards for their work in the Conyers/Rockdale Community for 2018 at the annual DeKalb County Federation of Garden Clubs, Inc. Awards Luncheon held at Callanwolde Courtyard on April 25.
Tamara Metts, a 2018 Rockdale County High School graduate and Conyers native is serving in the U.S. Navy with Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron Two (HSC-2) at Naval Station Norfolk in Norfolk, Virginia.
The American College of Health Care Administrators (ACHCA) honored Delores (Lorie) Scroggs, Administrator of Westbury Health and Rehabilitation in Conyers with the 2019 Eli Pick Facility Leadership Award.
On Valentine’s Day, Osborne Dennis and other members of 321 Stop Bullying held a moment of silence and prayer at the Rockdale County Courthouse in memory of the 14 students and three teachers who lost their lives in the shooting at Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida on Feb. 14, 2018.
Colonel John McIntosh Chapter, NSDAR recently presented a check to Walk of Heroes President Tommy Clack at the monthly meeting of the chapter.
Georgia Wildlife Federation President Mike Worley and Director-at-Large Dr. Steve Wrigley were both named to Georgia Trend’s 2019 Top 100 Influential Georgians.
The Rotary Club of Covington was able to provide Christmas gifts for 168 Newton County children thanks to donations to their 2018 Empty Stocking Fund.
Keep Conyers-Rockdale Beautiful (KCRB) awarded the final winner of 2018’s Beautiful Business of the Month for November to Farmers and Merchants Bank.
The dental office of Dr. Daniel A. Hodges DMD and Dr. Anushka Amin DMD collected more than 700 cans of food for Rockdale Emergency Relief (RER) during a canned food drive they held in November at their office at 1096 West Ave. SW in Conyers.
The Conyers Garden Club recently showed special thanks to the Conyers Police Department, Rockdale County Sheriff’s Office and Rockdale County Fire Rescue by providing cookies for them to enjoy.
Members of the Conyers Garden Club attended the Sixteenth Annual Leading Lights Luncheon and Fashion Show on Thursday, Nov. 8 at the Callanwolde Fine Arts Center.
The Conyers Garden Club was treated to an outstanding presentation on floral design techniques by one of their own, Susan Turner, during their November meeting.
While delivering cookies to the Rockdale County Sheriff’s Office to salute their hometown heroes, members of the Conyers Garden Club had a chance to meet Rockdale native and Atlanta Falcon Grady Jarrett, who was at the Sheriff’s Office to make a donation for Shop With The Sheriff.
Mildred Davis Cheatham, affectionately known as “Mother Cheatham” by her fellow members at Springfield Baptist Church in Conyers, will celebrate 100 years of life and service on Nov. 14.
Jim N Nicks Bar-B-Q, located at 2270 Ga. Highway 20 in Conyers, is the September winner of Keep Conyers-Rockdale Beautiful’s (KCRB) Beautiful Business of the Month award.