Local woman buys raffle ticket, wins smart car

A Conyers woman who has volunteered with the Atlanta Women’s Foundation for 12 years is scheduled to pop up in Facebook and Youtube videos created by Mercedes-Benz of Buckhead, after she won a 2012 “smart” car in a raffle held to benefit the foundation.

On your toes: Ga. Ballet helps YWCA

The Georgia Ballet recently donated $2,000 to the  YWCA of Northwest Georgia during an event at  the Cobb Chamber of Commerce Proceeds were from a  benefit performance of “The Nutcracker” last month.

200,000 MLK documents go online

Some 200,000 documents related to the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. and the civil rights movement went online for the first time Monday as the nation celebrated his birthday.