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Third person arrested in Smith murder

Jamarcus Tyrone Smith, of Covington, was the third person arrested in the investigation of the murder of 29-year-old Newton County resident Demario Smith.

November 18, 2014 | Bryan Fazio | LOCAL


Board could know NMC parter in Jan.

The Newton Medical Center (NMC) expects to pick an equity partner in January, according to a presentation given by CEO Jim Weadick at a meeting of the Covington Rotary Club Tuesday.

November 18, 2014 | Bryan Fazio | LOCAL


Elderly woman dies in Oxford fire

An 88-year-old Oxford woman's body was found after a housefire Tuesday morning.

November 18, 2014 | Bryan Fazio | LOCAL


Contentious debate precedes curfew vote

Members of the Covington City Council asked if government should police people's children during Monday's work session.

November 18, 2014 | Bryan Fazio | LOCAL


City to begin airport improvement plan

There will soon be more than just take offs and landings happening at the Covington Municipal Airport.

November 17, 2014 | Bryan Fazio | LOCAL


Shooting at Salem Rd Kroger parking lot

The Newton County Sheriff's Department responded to the third shooting in less than two weeks Thursday, after gunshots were fired in the parking lot of the Kroger on Salem Road.

November 14, 2014 | Bryan Fazio | LOCAL


Lack of lights leads to cocaine arrest

A Rutledge man, who was pulled over for not having his lights on, was arrested with cocaine and marijuana in Social Circle Tuesday.

November 13, 2014 | Bryan Fazio | LOCAL


Another arrest in Ellington shooting

Micah Jujan Burch, of Keyton Drive in Covington, was arrested Wednesday in connection with a shooting at Greenway Drive and Timberlake Terrace Friday.

November 12, 2014 | Bryan Fazio | LOCAL


Bear Creek numbers told to BOC

Water was a hot topic of conversation in Newton County this week, capped by a very public Board of Commissioners work session Wednesday.

November 06, 2014 | Bryan Fazio | LOCAL


General Mills awards $200,000

A celebratory crowd shared laughs, heart-felt stories and good will at the General Mills Covington plant Thursday.

November 06, 2014 | Bryan Fazio | LOCAL


28,699 vote in Newton County

Voting in Tuesday's midterm elections was down slightly from the last cycle in 2010.

November 05, 2014 | Bryan Fazio | LOCAL


Person shot on Lakeview Drive

A Covington man was shot in the hip and his right arm from a gunshot wound at 7223 Lakeview Drive was flown to an Atlanta hospital early Wednesday morning.

November 05, 2014 | Bryan Fazio | LOCAL


Lanier Sims reelected to BOC

Board of Commissioner Lanier Sims will represent District 2 for four more years.

November 04, 2014 | Bryan Fazio | LOCAL


Dave Belton wins Ga House seat

Dave Belton won the State House District 112 seat, defeating Patsy Harris Tuesday night.

November 04, 2014 | Bryan Fazio | LOCAL


Man arrested with drugs at West Newton

A man who was subbing through a temp agency at West Newton Elementary School was arrested for possession of drugs after a bag of marijuana was found on their person Friday.

November 04, 2014 | Bryan Fazio | LOCAL


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Bats come out in Rams victory

The Rams won their second game of the day and fourth in two days in dominating fashion over South Cobb Saturday.

April 08, 2012 | Bryan Fazio | Newton


Tigers notch second rout in a row, top Sandy Creek

Alcovy exploded in the third inning, picking up its second-straight rout Wednesday.

The Tigers defeated Dutchtown 12-0 just one day after beating Woodland, Henry 12-2, also in five innings.

April 05, 2012 | Bryan Fazio | SPORTS


Sims slam sparks Eagles

Antonius Sims had one chance, and boy did he deliver.

The junior was called off the bench in the bottom of the sixth inning with the bases loaded and his team, Eastside, trailing 4-3.

April 05, 2012 | Bryan Fazio | SPORTS


Fishing for a cause

The Covington News is looking to expand its coverage of the area's outdoor sports and its sportsmen. The News will dedicate this space to stories, calendar items and photos of fishing, hunting and other outdoor sports.

With the weather warming up more people are headed toward the lakes and streams near Covington.

April 05, 2012 | Bryan Fazio | SPORTS


Driving growth

Golf fans around the world have their attention focused on Augusta this week as the game's best descend on The Masters.

However, attention should also be brought elsewhere in Georgia. Bridgestone Golf in Covington is providing more than the thrill of competition and the pageantry of Amen Corner.

April 03, 2012 | Bryan Fazio | LOCAL


Tigers pounce on Woodland

During spring break, Alcovy's bats were anything but on vacation.

The Alcovy baseball team saw its offense explode Monday in a 13-3 five-inning win over Woodland, Henry.

April 03, 2012 | Bryan Fazio | SPORTS


Delay doesn’t stop Alcovy

Lightning didn't stop Morgan Edelman, Sage Fuller and the Alcovy soccer team Friday night as it routed Newton 6-1.

March 31, 2012 | Bryan Fazio | Alcovy


Cook runs to Georgia Tech

Adam Cook had to give up something to get something.

Wednesday the move paid off as the Eastside senior signed a letter of intent to run track at Georgia Tech.

March 29, 2012 | Bryan Fazio | SPORTS


Newton's Croone shines in All-star game

Stephen Croone has been one of the best players on his team all year long.

March 27, 2012 | Bryan Fazio | Newton


Newton loses to Rockdale in girls' tennis

Newton girls' tennis lost its third straight match, falling 4-1 at Rockdale Monday.

March 27, 2012 | Bryan Fazio | Newton


Eastside weathers Hurricanes for fourth straight

The Eastside baseball team has put itself in good position for the second half of its Region 4-AAA schedule after winning its fourth straight Friday.

The Eagles (12-3, 6-1) beat Monroe Area 7-3 for their 10th win in their last 11 games.

March 24, 2012 | Bryan Fazio | SPORTS


Tigers' bats too little too late

The missing ingredient was finally there for the Alcovy baseball team.

However, the Tigers staples were below their usual standards as Alcovy fell 13-8 to Northgate on Friday night.

March 24, 2012 | Bryan Fazio | SPORTS


Alcovy clinches spot in region

The Alcovy girls' soccer team clinched its first every Region 3-AAAA playoff appearance Friday night.

The Tigers defeated Jones County 2-1 to lock up the third spot in their side of the region bracket.

March 24, 2012 | Bryan Fazio | SPORTS


Eastside eases to win

Thanks to solid ball movement the Eastside girls' soccer team moved itself up a position in the Region 4-AAA standings.

March 22, 2012 | Bryan Fazio | Eastside


Eastside baseball picking up Weir's philosophy quickly

When Brad Weir took over as coach of the Eastside baseball team before the 2012 season began, he was prepared to wait a couple of years for his philosophies to catch on.

March 22, 2012 | Bryan Fazio | Eastside


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