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CONYERS - The Rockdale County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying two suspects involved in an armed home invasion of a elderly man on Nov. 9. The suspects also stole the victim’s car and later abandoned it following an accident at Ga. Highway 20 and Hi Roc Road.

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OROVILLE, Calif. — A Conyers man is among three people arrested after Butte County deputies recovered guns and more than $164,000 in cash during an Oroville traffic stop Wednesday evening, according to a report from CBS13 in Sacramento. Oroville is approximately 65 miles north of Sacramento.

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The following charges and arrests were reported by the Newton County Sheriff’s Office, Covington Police Department, Oxford Police Department, Porterdale Police Department, the Georgia State Patrol and Georgia Pardon and Parole.

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CONYERS — Rockdale County Chief Financial Officer Roselyn Miller presented the proposed 2020 budget to the Board of Commissioners (BOC) at a public hearing Monday morning. The proposed budget is $74,912,728, a 9% increase over the 2019 budget.

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CONYERS — The proposed 2020 budget for Rockdale County is $74,912,728. That is a 9% increase over the 2019 budget of $68,720,084. For the second year in a row, the county will not have to go into its reserve fund to balance the budget.

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CONYERS — Daylight saving time ends at 2 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 3, when clocks need to be moved back one hour to standard time. It is also a good opportunity to check smoke and carbon monoxide alarms and make sure they are working properly.

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CONYERS — The principal partners in Rockdale County’s Protecting our Elderly and At-Risk with Resources for better Living (“P.E.A.R.L.”) program held a town hall meeting Oct. 24 to discuss the purpose of the program and answer questions.

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ATLANTA - Halloween is one of the deadliest days of the year for pedestrians. AAA - The Auto Club Group is reminding evening commuters and other motorists to expect more pedestrians on the road, as millions of children and families across the country will be trick-or-treating through neighbo…

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CONYERS - With a 100% chance of rain forecast for Halloween, the Rockdale County Sheriff’s Office is canceling its Trunk or Treat Thursday evening, but children and their parents can still receive treats from both the Sheriff’s Office and the Rockdale County Board of Commissioners.

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COVINGTON — Reactions to a consent order agreed to by the Georgia Environmental Protection Division (EPD) and Becton, Dickinson (BD) Monday morning in Newton County Superior Court concerning BD’s medical sterilization facility in Covington and its use of ethylene oxide are mixed. Covington M…

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COVINGTON — A consent order agreed to by the Georgia Environmental Protection Division (EPD) and Becton, Dickinson (BD) on Monday morning in Newton County Superior Court concerning BD’s medical sterilization facility in Covington will close the plant from Oct. 30 through Nov. 6. It also requ…

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ATLANTA - Sen. Brian Strickland, R–McDonough, supports the actions taken by Gov. Brian Kemp, Attorney General Chris Carr and the Georgia Environmental Protection Division to file a lawsuit seeking the temporary closure of the Becton, Dickinson and Company (BD) plant in Covington after report…

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CONYERS — The Conyers Police Department carried out another pandering sting on Oct. 10, arresting seven men who arrived at a local motel allegedly expecting to have sex with a prostitute.

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The following charges and arrests were reported by the Newton County Sheriff’s Office, Covington Police Department, Oxford Police Department, Porterdale Police Department, the Georgia State Patrol and Georgia Pardon and Parole.

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The following charges and arrests were reported by the Newton County Sheriff’s Office, Covington Police Department, Oxford Police Department, Porterdale Police Department, the Georgia State Patrol and Georgia Pardon and Parole.

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The following charges and arrests were reported by the Rockdale County Sheriff’s Office, Conyers Police Department, Georgia State Patrol and Georgia Pardon and Parole.

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COVINGTON - While the city of Covington is requesting that the BD plant in Covington temporarily shut down until further emissions control equipment can be put in place, BD is stating that its own air testing does not “indicate short- or long-term health risks.”

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CONYERS — Rockdale County Probate Court Judge Clarence Cuthpert Jr., District Attorney Alisha Johnson, and Sheriff Eric J. Levett invites the community to join them at their P.E.A.R.L (Protecting our Elderly and At-Risk with Resources for better Living) Town Hall Meeting on Thursday, Oct. 24…

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The following charges and arrests were reported by the Newton County Sheriff’s Office, Covington Police Department, Oxford Police Department, Porterdale Police Department, the Georgia State Patrol and Georgia Pardon and Parole.

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COVINGTON — The Newton County Sheriff’s Office and the Department of Community Supervision will host their 13th Annual Sex Offender Halloween Shut-In on Thursday, Oct. 31, from 6-10 p.m. This collaborative effort began when Sheriff Ezell Brown was working with the Sex Offender Unit. The goal…

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The following charges and arrests were reported by the Rockdale County Sheriff’s Office, Conyers Police Department, Georgia State Patrol and Georgia Pardon and Parole.

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CONYERS — Citing concerns over the county lacking enough resources to enforce the ordinances and the feeling that residents would rather see a total ban, Thursday night the Rockdale County Planning Commission recommended denial of two proposed ordinances that would regulate short-term vacati…

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