As a pastor, Sharon Henderson has been serving the community since 1989. Now she wants to take that service to a broader level, and has ...
Rodney Carter Clark was arrested Wednesday in the murder of Mario Demonte Johnson.
The Covington Police Department (CPD) has been ardently trying to find the subjects of a senseless killing at Walmart Monday, searching from Covington to Tennessee.
Local musicians started the Christmas season off in Covington with the annual Lighting of the Square.
A wedding ring, thousands of dollars in cash and a gun permit were among the items stolen from cars in the parking lot of Solid ...
The Joint Development Authority voted to sell land in Stanton Springs to developer Kippy Clarke and partners for a new residential neighborhood Monday, but the ...
Two children recently were recently adopted by families in Newton County after work by many in the area.
It was probably one of the worst kept secrets in Newton County in recent months.
The Covington Square got its final trimming for the annual Lighting of the Square celebration this week as crews installed a giant wreath on the ...
Throughout the day Tuesday, the Newton County Historic Courthouse was dotted with protestors concerning Newton County's Attorney Tommy Craig.
The Covington City Council approved the incentive pricing during its meeting Monday night for the new Holiday Inn Express being built on Paras Drive just ...
A lawsuit against Newton County will continue after a hearing in Superior Court Monday.
The race for Covington city council's Post 1 West Ward seat was a close one with just 14 votes separating incumbent Janet Goodman from ...
There wasn't any ground to be broken, but Covington officials were still eager to celebrate. This time, to announce, a new commercial venture coming ...
The Covington Fire Department (CFD) was recently awarded a grant of $16,902 from Firehouse Subs, which will go toward a new fire hose and ...
The Covington Branch of the Newton County Library System opened today after being closed for a week and a half.
Superior Court Judge Samuel Ozburn told the Kiwanis Club of Covington that if there was any criminal activity at Thursday's meeting the person could be arrested, prosecuted, tried and put out on probation all by the people in the annex building of the First Baptist Church of Covington.
The pump on the broken HVAC unit at the Covington branch of the Newton County Library System has been replaced; however the project is still not near completion.
A motion to issue an arrest warrant for Newton County Chairman Keith Ellis was dismissed by Chief Magistrate Court Judge Henry Baker Tuesday morning.
The Covington branch of the Newton County Library System is closed after the HVAC unit broke down Friday.
A paparazzo called Covington Police to the area near Scoops after one of Jennifer Garner's bodyguards shined a green laser pointer into their camera lenses Tuesday.
There's an official pay structure now in place for those wanting to use Covington's Legion Field park for gatherings, including events, weddings and family reunions.
Officials with the Newton County Arts Association feel they have found a way to get its long-sought civic center up and running.
UPDATE: The boil water advisory for Porterdale has been lifted as of Friday evening. "Lab test results found there were no water quality issues. Water is safe for consumption," said a statement from the City of Porterdale.
John Douglas has been placed on administrative leave pending further investigation from Georgia Perimeter College.
Each week Legion Field is getting closer and closer to completion for use as a park and rental facility for everyone.
The Covington City council has been busy working on the future of the Covington airport, spending time during Monday's council meeting and Tuesday's work session trying to set a course.
For the second straight year the Covington City Council voted to lower the city's millage rate.
The Newton County Purchasing Policy committee has finished its work on a purchasing policy and procedures document that it will represent to the board of commissioners.
Sandra Deal paid her second visit to the Newton Medical Center Thursday, walking the halls of the birthing unit, meeting with its nurses and doctors and evening stopping in on some of Newton County's newest residents.