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Prostitution crackdown sends clear message (video)

A look of "oh, no" flashes across their faces, followed quickly by pained regret.

June 19, 2014 | Michelle Kim | LOCAL


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Living History

The Youth Exposure Club of Social Circle held a performance, "Remembering Our Past and Shaping Our Future," capping off Black History Month at the Social Circle Theater on Feb. 27. Students recited speeches and performed as iconic figures in black history, from inventor and educator Dr. George Washington Carver to Mae Jemison, the first black female astronaut. Outside, exhibitors displayed educational materials.

March 01, 2009 | Michelle Kim | Social Circle


Tractor trailer, garbage truck crash on Ga. Hwy 11

A tractor trailer and a garbage truck crashed into each other on a rainy afternoon Friday on Ga. Highway 11 near the Newton County/Social Circle border, sending both drivers to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

February 27, 2009 | Michelle Kim | Social Circle


Four arrested in two Social Circle raids

Two early morning raids conducted by Social Circle, Loganville and Monroe law enforcement agents produced four arrests, drugs, suspected drug money and a stolen firearm in Social Circle on Saturday.

February 26, 2009 | Michelle Kim | Social Circle


Connecting across the Atlantic

 Social Circle Middle and High School students didn't have to travel far to view a special exhibit from Kennesaw State University. SCMHS was one of the few privileged to host the "Bunce Island: Linking the History of Europe, Africa, and the United States" traveling display, as part of Black History Month educational activities.

February 25, 2009 | Michelle Kim | Social Circle


Ye olde goode times

For families and groups of friends looking for a slightly different kind of outing than the run-of-the-mill restaurants, malls and movie theaters, the Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament offers an evening full of non-stop entertainment and hearty fare.

February 24, 2009 | Michelle Kim | ENTERTAINMENT


Ozburn nominated to Georgia Supreme Court

Alcovy Circuit Superior Court Judge Samuel D. Ozburn was nominated by State Sen. John Douglas to the Georgia Judicial Nominating Commission to fill the vacancy left by Chief Justice Leah Sears of the Georgia Supreme Court when she retires effective June 30. If Governor Sonny Perdue accepts the nomination, Judge Ozburn would become Associate Justice of the court.

"I am proud to announce the nomination of Samuel Ozburn to the Georgia Supreme Court," said Douglas (R-Social Circle). "Judge Ozburn is a credit to our judicial system, the legal profession as a whole and to all who strive to give back ...

February 20, 2009 | Michelle Kim | LOCAL


Rotary fundraiser features Grizzard performer

Fans of the late, beloved Southern humorist Lewis Grizzard will have a chance to celebrate the columnist's life and work at the first ever "Remembering Lewis Grizzard: In His Own Words" festival on March 14 and 15 at the Blue Willow Inn and Social Circle Theater.

The event is a joint venture of the Covington and Social Circle Rotary clubs - the first time the two clubs have come together for such a large-scale effort, said Covington News General Manager Pat Cavanaugh, who chairs the committee overseeing the festival.

February 15, 2009 | Michelle Kim | Entertainment Home


Council receives another annexation petition

Social Circle received another annexation petition for a 450-acre plot of land of unincorporated Newton County -the fourth such petition it has seen in the last half year.

February 13, 2009 | Michelle Kim | Social Circle


College Bound program comes to Social Circle

Every other week, 20 to 30 high school students gather near the gymnasium of Social Circle High School – but not for a club or sports practice, but to find out how to get onto the college track.

February 08, 2009 | Michelle Kim | Social Circle


Bond denied again in dismemberment case

 Franklin Benson, who is accused of allegedly killing and dismembering the body of his girlfriend in 2007, was denied bond for the third time in Newton County Superior Court Thursday.

February 06, 2009 | Michelle Kim | LOCAL


Recycling economics

 Even without looking at the headlines, a passerby can tell there's been a slowdown in the world's economy just by looking at the yard of the Newton County's landfill.

January 27, 2009 | Michelle Kim | LOCAL


New Oxford city hall design discussed

 At the January city council work session, Oxford residents took a second look at plans for a new two-story city hall building and safety complex that would serve as a cornerstone for a potential town-center area.

January 27, 2009 | Michelle Kim | Oxford


Liquor by the drink referendum to be held on March 17

On March 17, Social Circle residents will be able to vote up or down on the question of whether to allow the sales of liquor by the drink in restaurants.

January 24, 2009 | Michelle Kim | Social Circle


Social Circle celebrates Martin Luther King Day

"I still have a dream…"

January 20, 2009 | Michelle Kim | Social Circle


Arson suspected in Wed. mobile home fire

Investigators suspect a fire that consumed a single family mobile home in the northern tip of the county Wednesday morning was intentionally set, according to the Newton County Fire Department.

When firefighters arrived at 547 Ellington Road around 7:30 a.m. Wednesday after receiving a call from a passer-by, the structure was already fully engulfed in flames, said NCFD Deputy Chief Tim Smith.

January 16, 2009 | Michelle Kim | LOCAL


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