Rockdale County Newswire (Page 8)

Rockdale County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Rockdale County, GA. (Page 8)

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  1. Pratt vows $2 billion in U.S. investmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2017 | Recycling Today

    Appearing with President Trump at a World War II commemoration ceremony, and then later on Fox News television, Visy/Pratt Industries Global Chairman Anthony Pratt stated he is preparing to invest some $2 billion to expand his North American recycling, containerboard and box making operations. Conyers, Georgia-based Pratt Industries , the United States subsidiary of Visy/Pratt, started operating in the U.S. in the 1990s and now runs four recycled-content containerboard mills and a network of more than 15 recycling plants and more than 40 converting operations.

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  2. Attorney Justin Kenney honored as Rockdale's 2016 FLIC Volunteer Attorney of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | On Common Ground News

    Conyers attorney Justin T. Kenney of Lavigno & Kenney Attorneys at Law was honored recently as the "2016 Volunteer Attorney of the Year" for Rockdale County's Family Law Information Center , established by Rockdale Clerk of Courts Ruth A. Wilson. Kenney received a plaque and a $1,000 check to donate to the charity of his choice.

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  3. May 5, 2017 ] Growing tomorrow's Leaders with Rockdale Youth Leadership 2017 EducationRead the original story

    May 5, 2017 | On Common Ground News

    Rockdale Youth Leadership celebrated the development of another cohort of young leaders at Rockdale County Public Schools with a graduation ceremony held May 1 at Rockdale Career Academy. The eight-month program, modeled after the Leadership Rockdale program and conducted by RCPS and the Conyers-Rockdale Chamber of Commerce, teaches sophomores about the industries, institutions, government agencies, and community in Conyers-Rockdale and Georgia.

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  4. Sheriff's Office Reports Incidents, ArrestsRead the original story

    May 5, 2017 | Monticello News

    Deputies with the Jasper County Sheriff's Office responded to several reports of theft in the last week, including two in Turtle Cove. A permaport personal watercraft lift was stolen from an address on Parrot Court.

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  5. Track and Field: Nine athletes from Apalachee, six from Winder-Barrow qualify for state meetRead the original story

    May 4, 2017 | Barrow County News

    Nine athletes from Apalachee and six from Winder-Barrow placed in the top eight in their events last weekend at the GHSA Class AAAAAA sectionals at Heritage High School in Conyers, earning themselves spots in the state meet May 11-13 at Carrollton High School. Apalachee sophomore hurdler Eli Morris won his heat in the boys 110-meter hurdles and finished with the second-fastest overall time.

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  6. May 3 soccer, lacrosse playoff roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | Revue & News

    Fellowship Christian 2, Savannah Country Day 1 - Fellowship Christian took a long trip to South Georgia on Wednesday, but it proved well worth it as the Paladins advanced to the quarterfinals for the fourth time in five years with a 2-1 victory. Avery Lear and Drew Anderson scored in the win.

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  7. Teacher uses song 'Lean and Dab' to empower students A Rockdale...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | KIRO-TV Seattle

    ... Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. - - A Rockdale County, Georgia, teacher is helping her students get their grades in "formation" with a little help from ...

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  8. Teacher uses song 'Lean and Dab' to empower studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | WPXI

    ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. - - A Rockdale County, Georgia, teacher is helping her students get their grades in "formation" with a little help from music.

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  9. Rockdale County 20 Mins Ago Rockdale County teacher uses song 'Lean and Dab' to empower studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | WSB-TV

    ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. - A Rockdale County teacher is helping her students get their grades in "formation" with a little help from music.

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  10. Pratt opens MRF in Columbia, South CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | Recycling Today

    Outgrowing its old facility, the paper and packaging company moves into a new 40,000-square-foot facility that can process 4,000 tons of paper per month. Pratt Industries , headquartered in Conyers, Georgia, has opened its latest material recovery facility in Columbia, South Carolina.

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  11. Search continues for Canadian-American couple in BelizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2017 | The Toronto Star

    The mystery surrounding Francesca Matus and Drew DeVoursney's disappearance deepened on Sunday when her car was found abandoned in a cane field. Searches were underway in Belize this weekend for Francesca Matus, 52, of Toronto, and her American boyfriend, Drew DeVoursney, 36, who have been missing since they left a bar in Corozal Tuesday night.

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  12. Area baseball teams gear for state playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | The Times

    ... better and better because they're able to play year-round." The first-year Chestatee coach, who comes from a Rockdale County program that made the playoffs as a No. 1 seed last year, said the real pressure in hosting the first round doesn't even ...

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  13. Martha Laverne CollinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | Metter Advertiser

    Martha Laverne Collins, 83, of Conyers, formally of Cobbtown died on April 23, 2017 at Piedmont Henry Hospital in Stockbridge. She was a retired bookkeeper with Ethan Allen Furniture Company in Jacksonville, FL.

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  14. Phyllis Virginia SchmidtRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | The Review

    Phyllis Virginia Schmidt, 85, of Alliance, went home to be with her Lord and reunited with her beloved husband on Sunday, April 23, 2017, at 9:16 p.m. at Community Hospice Truman House in New Philadelphia. A leap year baby, she was born on Feb. 29, 1932, in Conneaut, Ohio.

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  15. Superintendent finalist says she will be 'open, transparent'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | Alabama Live

    Regina Thompson, one of two finalists for Birmingham City Schools superintendent, had her final interview on April 25, 2017 before the Birmingham Board of Education. She also met with parents and other members of the community, including Birmingham City Councilor Sheila Tyson .

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  16. DeKalb County 18 Mins Ago Police: Teens went on crime spree before sparking school lockdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | WSB-TV

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  17. Rockdale County 1 HRS Ago Police make major reward increase in 1997 double homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | WSB-TV

    ... Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. - Family members and police are hoping a major reward increase will help them solve the murder of two teens 20 years ...

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  18. Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | MyFoxAtlanta

    ... inez Cruz. All were charged under City of Conyers Ordinance Disorderly Conduct Pandering and booked into the Rockdale County Jail, according to Conyers police.

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  19. Birmingham School Board to vote on superintendent candidates FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2017 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... ndage, chief officer of Safe Schools/student affairs/assistant superintendent of administrative services for Rockdale County Public Schools in Conyers, Ga.

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  20. Mary Katherine 'Kaye' Hinton PlunkettRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2017 | Times Georgian

    Mrs. Mary Katherine "Kaye" Hinton Plunkett, age 92, of Conyers, Georgia, died Monday, April 17, 2017. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ernest Hubert Plunkett, married 48 1/2 years.

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